Find out about Curtin Malaysia at education events across MalaysiaPosted date:
Miri – 3 December 2019 – School leavers interested to get an affordable Australian education at Curtin University Malaysia (Curtin Malaysia) are invited to meet recruitment officers of the campus, Curtin University’s largest international campus and global campus in Asia, at upcoming education events across Malaysia to find out more.
Following various events in Miri in November and over the last weekend, the campus is intensifying its recruitment drive in other locations in Sarawak, Sabah and Peninsular Malaysia ahead of its February-March (Semester 1, 2020) intake.
December recruitment events where Curtin Malaysia will be represented include the JS Study Education Fairs at Premier Hotel in Klang on 4 December, and at the Palm Hotel in Seremban on 6 December; FSI Education Fairs at Eastin Hotel, Penang on 8 December, and at the Syuen Hotel in Ipoh on 9 December; Istudy Education Fair at Grand Paragon Hotel in Johor Bahru on 13 December; and the FSI Education Fair, also at the Grand Paragon Hotel, Johor Bahru, on 14 and 15 December.
Curtin Malaysia will also be present two of the country’s major education fairs – Sureworks Education Fair at MidValley Exhibition Centre, Kuala Lumpur on 7 and 8 December, and the Star Education Fair at the Setia SPICE Convention Centre in Penang on 14 and 15 December.
For details on where you can meet Curtin Malaysia representatives at a location near you, please call 085-630 000.
School leavers are encouraged to take advantage of these opportunities to meet with the recruitment officers and get all the information they need regarding courses and enrolment. They are advised to bring along their examination results and supporting documents for on-the-spot assessments and applications.
They should also take the opportunity to find out more about the Curtin Malaysia Merit Scholarships for SPM, STPM, UEC, O-Level and A-Level school leavers, as well as other financial aid available to new students.
Curtin Malaysia offers Curtin courses in engineering and related sciences, business and humanities, as well as one-year foundation courses that feed directly into its undergraduate programmes. Many of the courses are in subject areas Curtin is world-ranked in, including number two in the world for Mineral and Mining Engineering in the 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject.
The 2019 QS World University Rankings by Subject also ranked Curtin as a top 100 university in Civil and Structural Engineering and Earth and Marine Sciences, top 150 for Communication & Media Studies and Chemical Engineering; top 200 for Accounting & Finance, Business & Management Studies, and Electrical & Electronic Engineering; top 250 for Mechanical Engineering, and top 350 for Computer Science & Information Systems.
These rankings have significant bearing on the quality of related courses offered at Curtin Malaysia, which are the Bachelor of Engineering (Hons.) in Civil & Construction Engineering, Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Mechanical Engineering; Bachelor of Science in Computing; Bachelor of Technology in Computer Systems & Networking; Bachelor of Arts in Mass Communication; Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting and Finance, Management & Marketing, and Management & Human Resources Management; and Bachelor of Business Administration.
All the engineering courses are double accredited by Engineers Australia and the Board of Engineers Malaysia, while the Bachelor of Engineering in Chemical Engineering is further accredited by the Institution of Chemical Engineering (ICHemE), United Kingdom.
The business courses, meanwhile, are all accredited by the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) and professional bodies nationally and internationally.
Curtin University is a global university with campuses in Western Australia, Malaysia, Dubai, Singapore and Mauritius. It is currently ranked in the top one percent of universities worldwide in the Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU) and 230th in the world in the QS World University Ranking (QSWUR) 2019-2020, in addition to an estimated position of 258th in the world in the 2020 Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
In the Malaysian rankings, Curtin Malaysia is rated ‘Tier 5: Excellent’ in the SETARA rating system, as well in the discipline-based D-SETARA for its engineering programmes.