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Taylor's University

Background of Institution

Since its inception in 1969, Taylor's has continuously provided excellent services for its students in terms of diverse study options, relevant curriculum and teaching methods, on-going partnerships with leading universities worldwide, strong industry linkages, up-to-date facilities and a well-equipped campus. Officially upgraded to University in September 2010, Taylor's is one of Malaysia's most successful and reputable private higher education institutions.

Taylor's University

Taylor's University offers a myriad of courses in tertiary education, from foundation and diploma, to degree, post-graduate and professional programmes. Students can choose to enrol in courses encompassing fields such as architecture, computer science, education, engineering, quantity surveying, law, business, accounting and finance, communications, design, hospitality management, tourism & culinary arts, biosciences, medicine and pharmacy.

The quality of the undergraduate teaching and learning at Taylor's was acknowledged when it garnered a ‘Tier 5: Excellent' rating in the Rating System for Malaysian Higher Education (SETARA) in 2009 and 2011 by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia. Taylor's University made history when it obtained the highly coveted "Tier 6: Outstanding" rating in the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education's Discipline-Based Rating System (D-SETARA) in 2012. Taylor's University is the first and only university to achieve "Tier 6", the highest rating in this inaugural rating exercise conducted by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

Taylor's has also received recognition locally and internationally from professional bodies such as the Conceiving - Designing - Implementing - Operating Initiative (CDIO) and the Royal Institution of Chartered Surveyors (RICS), to name a few.

Currently, Taylor's has a 70,000-strong alumnus which continues to grow annually, and many of them are now leaders in their respective fields.

Taylor's prides itself in the delivery of a holistic education that results not just in excellent academic accomplishments but also in graduates with qualities that are highly sought after in the global marketplace. Industry-relevant learning activities and curriculum are widely incorporated into all tertiary courses in close partnership with the relevant industries. Taylor's insistence on preparing its graduates to be professionally competent and job ready has proven to have given its graduates an added edge. This is evident in the high employability rate of its graduates, with many securing jobs even before they have completed their final examinations.

Programme Outline


  • PhD (Business)
  • Master in Finance
  • Master in Management
  • MBA Programme (Masters in Business Administration)
  • Diploma in Business
  • Taylor's Business Foundation

Dual Degree awarded by Taylor's University and the University of the West of England (UWE)

  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Business Administration
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Human Resource Management
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) International Business
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) International Business & Marketing
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Marketing
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Banking & Finance
  • Bachelor of Business (Hons) Finance & Economics
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Accounting & Finance


  • Bachelor of Laws
  • Master of Laws
  • Postgraduate Certificate of Laws


  • PhD (Science)
  • Master of Science
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Food Science with Nutrition)
  • Bachelor of Biotechnology (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Hons)
  • Foundation in Science


  • Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery (MBBS)
  • Foundation in Science


  • PhD (Engineering)
  • Master of Science (Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Chemical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Electrical & Electronic Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Mechanical Engineering
  • Foundation in  Engineering

Hospitality, Tourism & Culinary Arts

  • PhD(Hospitality & Tourism)
  • Master of Science (Tourism)
  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) Culinology®
  • Advanced Diploma in Patisserie & Gastronomic Cuisine

Awarded by Université de Toulouse-Le Mirail (UoT), France

  • Master in International Hospitality Management

Dual Degree awarded by Taylor's University and Université de Toulouse-Le Mirail (UoT), France

  • Bachelor of International Hospitality Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Culinary Arts & Foodservice Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor of International Tourism Management (Hons) (Events Management)
  • Bachelor of International Tourism Management (Hons) (Travel & Recreation Management)

Awarded by Académie de Toulouse, France

  • Diploma in Culinary Arts
  • Diploma in Hospitality Management
  • Diploma in Tourism Management
  • Diploma in Event Management


  • Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons)
  • Foundation in Science

Computing & IT

  • Diploma in Information Technology
  • Foundation in Computing
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons)
  • Bachelor of Computer Science (Hons) (Computer Security and Forensics)
  • Bachelor of Information Technology (Hons) (Internet Technologies)
  • Bachelor in Software Engineering (Hons)

Architecture, Building & Design

  • Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture
  • Bachelor of Quantity Surveying (Hons)
  • Foundation in Natural & Built Environments
  • Master of Architecture

The Design School

  • Diploma in Interior Design
  • Diploma in Graphic Communication Design
  • Diploma in Multimedia Design
  • Foundation in Design
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Interior Architecture
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Graphic Communication Design
  • Bachelor of Arts (Hons) in Interactive Multimedia


  • Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) (Advertising)
  • Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) (Broadcasting)
  • Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) (Public Relations)
  • Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) (Public Relations & Event Management)
  • Bachelor of Mass Communication (Hons) (Public Relations & Marketing)
  • Diploma in Communication
  • Foundation in Communication
  • Masters in Communication


  • Diploma in Education (Primary Education)
  • Bachelor of Education (Primary Education) (Hons)
  • Master of Teaching and Learning
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Higher Education Teaching & Learning
  • PhD (Education)

Language Centre

  • International Languages
  • Intensive English
  • Online Language Learning

American Degree Transfer Program

  • Business
  • Engineering
  • Computer Science
  • Liberal Arts


Taylor's University Lakeside Campus is strategically located in a modern and well-planned township. Just 30 minutes away from the bustling Kuala Lumpur city, the campus is linked by highways to all major locations in the Klang Valley. Students have access to various conveniences such as shopping malls, hotels, shops, restaurants, cinemas, banks and a medical centre located within the vicinity of the campuses.

List of Facilities on Campus

Taylor's University

Service Facilities

  • Admissions & Counselling Offices
  • Counselling & Psychological Services Centre
  • Hostel & Homestay Accommodation
  • Career Placement Centre
  • Teaching & Language Centre
  • ICT Helpdesk with printing facilities
  • Student Development Hub
  • Student Experience Assistance
  • International Student Services
  • Student Central
  • Student Life Centre
  • Music Studio
  • Multi-Purpose Hall
  • Experimental Theatre
  • Outdoor Amphitheatre
  • Sick Bay
  • Surau
  • Gym
  • Sports & Recreation facilities

Academic Facilities

  • 1000-pax Auditorium
  • Lecture theatres
  • Campus wide WiFi
  • 4-storey Library with 24-hour study room, multimedia rooms, computers and printers facilities, and access to media resources and online journals
  • Business Enterprise Corridor
  • Moot Court
  • Legal Aid Centre
  • Laboratory
    • Food Processing
    • Sensory
    • Proteomics & Genomics
    • Natural Products
    • Physiology & Pharmacology
    • Microbiology
    • Pharmaceutics
    • Biological Science
    • Anatomy
    • Multidisciplinary
    • Automation & Robotics
    • Communication & Control
    • Energy & Fluids
    • Innovation & Prototyping
    • Materials & Solid
    • Processes & Reactions
    • Macintosh computer
    • Audio Recording & Editing
    • Video Editing
  • Food Analysis facility
  • Chemical Analysis facility
  • Aseptic suite
  • Tissue Culture & Bio-imaging facility
  • Dispensary facility
  • Anatomy & Pathology Museum
  • Clinical Skills suite
  • Manufacturing Workshop
  • Centre of Design & Architecture (The Gallery & Critique Room)
  • Drawing Room & Printmaking Room
  • Design Mac Lab
  • Photo Studio
  • Carpentry Workshop
  • Design Studios
  • Modern Architecture Studies in Southeast Asia Research Unit (MASSA)
  • ProPassion Consultation suite
  • Newsroom
  • Culinary & Bar Theatre
  • Culinary Art suites
  • Wine laboratory
  • Chocolate Room
  • Fine dining restaurants
  • F&B training rooms
  • Housekeeping suites
  • Hotel Suites
  • Front Office Reception rooms
  • Tourism Practical Rooms
  • Ruemz – Research & Development Hotel

Scholarships and Financial Aid

  • Taylor's World Class Scholarship
  • Tertiary Merit Scholarship
  • National Scholarship
  • Bumiputera Study Grant
  • Sports Scholarship
  • Compass Scholarship Foundation
  • Peerbhai Garden City Scholarship
  • Financial Hardship Scholarship
  • High Achievers' Scholarship
  • Chinese Independent High Schools Scholarship
  • Developing Towns Study Grant
  • Industrial Excellence Award (for Masters programmes)
  • Taylor's Alumni Bursary (for Masters programmes)
  • Taylor's PhD Fellowship Award
  • Taylor's Industrial PhD Scholarship
  • MyBrain15 Sponsorship Programme, awarded by the Ministry of Education
  • Research Assistantship

Recognition and Achievements

  • ‘Tier 6: Outstanding' rating in the inaugural Discipline Based Rating System for Malaysian Higher Education (D-SETARA) rating by the Ministry of Higher Education for Hospitality and Tourism discipline
  • ‘Tier 5: Excellent' by the Ministry of Higher Education in the biennial Malaysian Qualifications Agency Rating System for Malaysian Higher Education Institutions (SETARA) 2011
  • ‘Tier 5: Excellent' by the Ministry of Higher Education in the biennial Malaysian Qualifications Agency Rating System for Malaysian Higher Education Institutions (SETARA) 2009
  • Putra Brand Award (Gold) in the Education & Learning category for five consecutive years, 2010-2014
  • Putra Brand Icon in 2013
  • Reader's Digest Trusted Brands Gold Award in the Private University/ College category in Malaysia for four consecutive years, 2011-2014. 
  • Best Brand in the Education category for Hospitality, Tourism and Culinary Arts, at the BrandLaureates SMEs Chapter Awards 2011
  • PAM Gold Award in September 2011 from Pertubuhan Arkitek Malaysia (PAM), in Category 5 (Education), for its inspiring architecture and landscape
  • Special Honor Award in Category 3: Professional Awards in Landscape Design and Planning at the Malaysia Landscape Architecture Awards (MLAA) 2012 by The Institute of Landscape Architects Malaysia (ILAM)
  • HAPA Academic and Research Excellence 2013-2015
  • HAPA Honorary Award 2010-2012
  • Brand Excellence Award (Services) – Industry Excellence Awards 2008 by Ministry of International Trade & Industry (MITI), Malaysia
  • GTI Students' Choice Awards 2009 - Most Popular Private College and/or University in Malaysia
  • GTI Students' Choice Awards 2008 – Most Popular Educational Institution
  • HAPA (Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards) Hospitality School of the Year 2007-2008
  • PATA (Pacific Asia Travel Association) Gold Award 2008 (Education & Training)

Address :
Taylor's University
Taylor's Lakeside Campus, No.1, Jalan Taylor's
47500 Subang Jaya
Tel : 603-5629 5000
Fax : 603-5629 5001
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Courses Available

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  • Education (Teacher Training & Education Sciences)
  • Accounting & Finance
  • Communication & Broadcasting
  • Business Management & Administration
  • Law
  • Science (Life Science/Physical Science/Applied Science)
  • Engineering & Engineering Trades
  • Architecture & Building
  • Hospitality & Tourism