The BAC Education Advantage
There is nothing quite like it. Five colleges and a university college offering eight very specialised areas of study – all relevant and all designed to transform you into a global graduate!
Welcome to the BAC Education Group! If you’ve come this far in your search for the best qualifications, you would have discovered that in this enriched ecosystem of colleges, you have so much choice! Whether it is from Brickfields Asia College, IACT College, Reliance, College, DIKA College, or Veritas University College, you have the choice of programmes of study that range from Pre-U to Law to Business to Digital Media, Design & Communications to Technology & Innovation to Hospitality, Culinary & Tourism to Early Childhood to Psychology! And each of the qualifications are specialised, focused and future-ready.
Here is the BAC Advantage that extends far beyond your very own specialised area of study:
1. World-Class Qualifications
In the past three decades, our colleges have produced over 15,000 global graduates with world-class qualifications.
We have longstanding global and strategic partnerships with over 30 prestigious universities in the UK, Australia and New Zealand. You are guaranteed a life-changing experience, no matter which university you choose.
2. Award-Winning Institutions
In our quest to transform lives through education, our initiatives and efforts have been recognised not just at home, but on the global stage:
- The Malaysia Technology Excellence Award for Online Services in Education 2021 & 2022
- Brickfields Asia College: The BrandLaureate Best Brand in Legal Education - 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2020, 2021 & 2022
- IACT College: The BrandLaureate Best Brand in Education (Creativity & Innovation) in 2021 & 2022
- Veritas University Education: The BrandLaureate Best Brand in Online Education in 2019, 2020, 2021 & 2022
- Reliance College: The BrandLaureate Best Brand in Education (Hospitality & Tourism) in 2021 & 2022
- Dika College: The BrandLaureate Best Brand in Education (Early Childhood) in 2022
- ASEAN Business Awards Malaysia for Best in CSR in 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019 & 2021
ASEAN Business Awards for Combating COVID-19 in 2020
- Global Business Outlook's Best Brand in Education in Malaysia 2015
3. Proven Track Record
Our institutions have produced over 3,000 World and National Top Students, Book Prize Winners, Industry Award Winners, 1st and 2nd Class Upper Graduates over the past 10 years.
As we watch our students progress in this era of rapid globalisation, we are immensely proud of how they have become highly sought-after experts and leaders in their chosen fields.
4. Outstanding Local, Global & Professional Faculty
Our lecturers and tutors are professionally qualified and are experts in their respective fields. With their collective years of teaching experience, they have nurtured over 15,000 successful graduates in the past 30 years.
Our faculty comprises leading academics, practitioners and subject matter experts from prestigious universities in the United Kingdom, leading law firms, corporations and creative agencies who specialise in diverse fields and are at the forefront of their industry. These eminent experts bring in-depth experience to their classes and are committed to mentoring students.
5. Earn Micro Credentials from the World’s Best Universities
We are the first institutions in Malaysia to partner with Coursera, a leading global online learning platform, to offer full-scale blended learning that will improve your employability.
Through Coursera for Campus, our students and faculty get free access to over 4,600 job-relevant courses. You will learn in-demand digital skills, gain relevant professional development and showcase your character.
On completion of these short courses, you will earn certifications from the world’s best universities, including
- Yale University,
- University of Pennsylvania (Wharton Business School),
- Macquarie University,
- John Hopkins University,
- Duke University
- and leading tech giants like Google and IBM.
6. LinkedIn Learning
We have also partnered with LinkedIn Learning. This means our students have access to over 17,000 courses presented in easy-to-follow videos. These videos cover new skills and knowledge in areas like digital media & communication, leadership, management, digital transformation, education, marketing, branding and much more. They are designed to support our students at different stages of their student journey and boost employability on graduation.
After the student has completed each video lesson, he receives certification via a listing of his enhanced skill and knowledge in that particular course on his Linkedin account.
We have partnered with Skillshare, an online learning community with thousands of inspiring classes for creative and curious people. This partnership is an amazing opportunity for students and staff alike to upskill and reskill.
With Skillshare complementing our academic curriculum, students will get the chance to explore the depth of their creativity on their path to becoming global graduates and leaders.
8. Learn Different
The Learn Different philosophy is a revolutionary idea that transforms the way education is delivered in the BAC Education Group. It is built on the four pillars of Learn, Work, Play & Impact.
The Learn pillar revolutionises the academic and learning aspects of your student experience, helping you build awesome competencies.
Our Play pillar gives you countless ways to get involved and curate a vibrant student experience of your own. With over 30 clubs and societies to choose from, health & fitness classes to join, a vast array of volunteering opportunities to discover, and numerous events to attend, you will never run out of things to do whilst building awesome character.
The Work pillar empowers you with a range of career-related skills to help you transition into the working world whilst facilitating direct access to top Malaysian employers and multinational companies. Our internship and apprentice programmes, along with our job portals are designed to help you build awesome careers.
Under the Impact pillar, we strive to make a positive difference to the lives and futures of the communities around us by creating socially responsible and sustainable initiatives that create real impact. You will become a catalyst for change and make a difference by building awesome communities.
9. 24/7 Access to the World’s Best Digital Resources
ABACUS supports you through the power of information, discovery and learning. Our collection includes eBooks, printed materials and online resources that are available 24/7, on-campus & off.
Our comprehensive library consists of materials from the most reputable sources and partners, and our online depository houses a library for each institution.
Our digital collection includes:
· CLJ Law
· Emerald Publishing
· ProQuest Journal & ProQuest eBook Central
· LinkedIn Learning
· Cite Ready
· Open Access Journals
· Open Access eBooks
· Pearson & Cengage Digital books
10. State-of-the-art Facilities
You will enjoy outstanding facilities, ranging from cafes to gyms and study spaces, from libraries to sound, video and photography studios and music rooms. We have everything on campus to meet all your needs:
- Moot Court
- Video & Photo Studios
- Industrial Training Kitchen
- Early Childhood Simulation Rooms
- Student Lounges & The Hub
- BAC Performing Arts Centre (BACPAC)
- BACteria and Restaurants
- MonsterFit Gymnasium & Swimming Pool
Look out for our Green Building Campus - Menara BAC coming soon!
11. Industry Links and Partnerships
Over the years, we have fostered close working relationships with professional bodies, an impressive range of employers, from leading local and multi-national companies, to local government and NGOs.
Look out for our Innovation Hub, a launchpad for Malaysian start-ups and entrepreneurs, powered by global tech giants and designed to inspire Malaysia’s next generation of industry disruptors.
12. Scholarships & Financial Aid
We believe that everyone should be able to learn, play, work and create impact in the digital economy. That’s why, we are delighted to offer you a variety of scholarships and financial aid options to ease your burden whilst living up to our ethos of transforming lives through education.
You can choose from various scholarships, PTPTN loans, EZ payment schemes, 0% instalment plans, and EPF withdrawals to finance your education.
13. Strategically-located Hybrid Campus
We have adopted new technologies to help you seamlessly switch from face-to-face learning at our physical campuses to online learning from the comfort and safety of your homes.
Our campuses in KL, PJ, Penang and Johor are easily accessible by LRT, monorail and KTM Komuter as well as other forms of public transportation.
As we transform lives through education, one student at a time, we boldly assure every student in every college, that your life will be transformed for the better, that your skills and knowledge will be future-proofed; while you become the global graduate that you should be. This truly is the BAC Advantage!