- Founded: 1983
- MQA Rating: MyQuest Tier 6 (Outstanding) for KDU Penang Campus
- Known For: ADP, Culinary Arts, Games Development & Mass Communication
- Good to Know:
- The only private institution that made Entrepreneur subject compulsory for all Degree courses
- Has an impressive alumni network of over 45,000 graduates
Why Study at KDU University College
- Strong Base in Computing / Creative Media Programmes - The School of Computing was awarded an Entry Point Project under the Malaysian Government’s Economic Transformation Plan (ETP), spearheading the Game Development Industry in Malaysia. The university is also proud of their strong ties with Codemasters UK, one of the most established game companies in Britain.
- International University Partnerships - KDU University College has strong university bonds with world-class institutions like the University of Cambridge (UK), Universiy of New South Wales (AUS), Keele University (UK), ALMA La Scuola Internazionale di Cucina Italiana (ITA) etc.
- Introduction to Practical Initiatives. This university has 3 different initiatives to work towards student's employability after graduation. They are English Proficiency whereby Oxford placement test is available, EQ Development which CSR project is incorporated in degree courses and lastly Entrepreneurship, a mandatory subject in all degree courses.