Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College (KLMUC) is a progressive and innovative higher learning institution with two distinctive faculties and one center offering 16 programmes. Establishes in 2006, KLMUC currently offers Foundation, Diploma, Degree and Master programmes that inculcate ‘Real World Practice’ as a pathway to the professional success.
Owned by Ekuiti Nasional Berhad (EKUINAS), the government-linked private equity fund management company, KLMUC also prides itself in continuously developing relevant programs to meet students’ need through affordable fees supported by PTPTN. The academic programs are developed through close consultation with business and industry partners, the public sector and professionals.
KLMUC proudly offers learning experience in the metropolitan city center with easy access on public transport. Equipped with a breadth and depth of knowledge, KLMUC graduates are set to become distinguish leaders and ready for any future while giving impact to the society.
Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College (KLMUC) and Cosmopoint College (CC) is a member of the Cosmopoint Group of Companies, a well-established company with over 25 years of experience in providing practical learning experiences as well as a diversified curriculum to meet the current market demand.
KLMUC is the City Campus in KL and Cosmopoint College has 11 centres that are spread nationwide.
‘REAL WORLD PRACTICE’
Programmes are designed to meet industry needs where syllabuses are uniquely structured to incorporate practical elements through students activities such as laboratory, studio, media exposure, site visits, kitchen exercises, forums, events and other usage of real-world technologies – depending on discipline
Students learn practical skills that are immediately applicable in the workforce
Through the subjects, students are able to experience the real working life while studying
VISION To be a recognized higher learning institution which provides high quality education with strong emphasis on real world practice to produce market-ready graduates
MISSION Ensuring student success via:
- Effective teaching and learning which promotes strong understanding of the subject and associated industrial requirements with positive impact on society;
- Delivery of innovative high quality programmes which encompass:
- Curriculum with appropriate balance of theoretical and practical aspects;
- Business, entrepreneurial and technological elements;
- Activities that develop problem-solving, communication and leadership skills as well as promoting creativity and team spirit;
- Initiatives and environment that support educational excellence, professionalism, health and well-being and life-long learning.
Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University-College certainly has come a long way since its inception in 2006. What started as a Cosmopoint College in Kuala Lumpur quickly grew to become one of the fastest growing University-College in Malaysia. Thousands of students and graduates of KLMUC are now contributing greatly to the nation in various capacities – in business, in creative arts, in restaurants and hotels all over Malaysia. Whilst it has faced tremendous challenges in the past 7 years, KLMUC is now back on track and its charting a new course for the next 15 years.
KLMUC has always stood for providing industry-relevant graduates, and that mission will continue in its current transformative phase. Current and prospective students can look forward to a new Academic team focusing on improving the overall quality in delivery and content, better facilities with continuous upgrades and increasing effort to improve employability under our G.E.R.A.K initiatives. With the support of Ekuiti Nasional Berhad, the foundation is now being laid in KLMUC’s 15th Anniversary to prepare it for a more successful next 15 years. We look forward to helping you achieve your dreams, fulfilling the hopes of a new generation and providing opportunities.
Chief Executive Officer
Prof Dr Syed Helmy Syed Abu Bakar
‘Warm’, ‘Friendly’, ‘Passionate’ and ‘Inspiring’ are some terms used by students to describe Prof Dr Syed Helmy Syed Abu Bakar, the new Vice Chancellor of Kuala Lumpur Metropolitan University College.
Prof Dr Syed Helmy holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) (Computer Science) degree from UKM, a Master of Science in Information Management from UiTM and a Doctor of Philosophy in ICT from MSU. He is also a Certified Trainer, NLP Master Practitioner, Certified Consulting Hypnotist and Hypnotherapist and Certified Energy Therapist from Western and Eastern traditions for emotional stability and unleashing human potential.
It's always an exciting journey for him to continue transforming lives and cultivating a better future for everyone. Prof Dr. Syed and his team cordially invite everyone to join them as we embark on an exciting and memorable journey at KLMUC.
Dr. Azri started his education journey pursuing Diploma of Engineering Technology in Computer and Networking from University Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Technology (UniKL MIIT). Within the same discipline and university, he successfully completed his Bachelor of Engineering Technology (Hons) in Networking Systems. Being certified in Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA), Dr. Azri started his IT career by joining Dell Apprenticeship Program. Dr. Azri also has joined several multinational companies such Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and International Business Machines (IBM).
Being a person who consistently thirst for knowledge, during his IT career his successfully completed his first Master Degree (part-time) in Managerial Psychology from HELP University. The education journey continues when Dr. Azri decided to pursue full-time research in PhD which focused on the field of Leadership, in Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). While completing his PhD, Dr. Azri have accomplished one (1) Postgraduate Diploma in Economic and two (2) Master Degrees in Political Science and Geography respectively, from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).
Prof. Dr. Nurliza Haslin Muslim
57 years old, graduated with Bachelor (H) Sc Emphasis in Statistical Analysis and Economic Forecasting from Trent University, Ontario, Canada, Masters Management UPM and Doctorate in Education (University of Houston, Texas). In education industry since 1990, A teacher at KPM secondary schools, assisstant director at State Education Department, Lecturer at UiTM, Dean at Twintech International University, Senior Lecturer at IUMW and dean at KLMUC since 2016, heading CIEE and process FA for MBA, ECE, TESL, FIA and PA for MBA ODL and DPHU
Zaileen Elina Arifin
Zaileen Elina Arifin joined KLMUC in 2011 with her Bachelor (H) Sc. Culinary Management and Diploma in Culinary Arts from UiTM Shah Alam. Appointed as one of the Culinary lecturer, she gained her experience in teaching and throughout the years, she felt that she has chosen a noble job to be one of the educator. She then further her Master in Gastronomy while continuing her teaching profession.
Through 11 years with KLMUC, Zaileen has open the opportunity for her Culinary students to undergo J1 visa program in the United States of America. Through this program, 8 culinary students gain their experience while working in Marriott Shoals Hotel and Spa, Alabama. Zaileen career enhancement started with lecturer, Internship Coordinator, Head of Department Culinary and currently appointed as Acting Dean for Faculty of Arts, Social Science and Technology.