Berjaya University College is among the most established names in Malaysia when it comes to an undergraduate course in hospitality. Owned and operated by Berjaya Group, one of the largest leisure and hospitality groups in the country, the Berjaya University College has come a long way as a premier name in the private education sector.

Achievements by Berjaya University College

Known in short as Berjaya UC, it started out as Berjaya University College of Hospitality. The name implies that this institute of higher learning provides courses mostly in this sector. Besides that, it also offers courses in tourism and culinary arts. It started out in 2008 and has since grown to become one of the very reputable and established names in the education sector. Among the achievements garnered by Berjaya UC include:

  • The 2011 Hospitality Education Excellence at the HAPA (Hospitality Asia Platinum Awards)
  • Best Brands in Education Tourism, Hospitality, Culinary & Retail Education at the 2010 BrandLaureate-SMEs Chapter Awards
  • World Association of Chefs Societies (WACS) Recognition of Quality Culinary Education 2011

Meanwhile, students have also gained recognition for their works both locally and at the global stage. This includes winning awards at renowned competitions such as:

  • The Kuala Lumpur Mayor’s Tourism Award
  • Monin Creativity Cup
  • World Gourmet Summit Awards of Excellence
  • iChef Battle of the 6 Continents

With these awards and industry-related curriculum, Berjaya UC has been able to produce some of the more remarkable graduates to be employed in some of the top hospitality names in the industry. In fact, some of the students have already gained employment in international hotel chains, restaurants, cafes and even world-class resorts. This is evident that Berjaya UC is going the right direction in offering courses in these disciplines and fields.

Faculties and Departments

The Berjaya UC offers courses through various specializations. These areas and courses are offered by subject experts which are hired under the specific faculties and departments which are:

  • BERJAYA Business School
  • Faculty of Culinary Arts
  • Faculty of Hospitality & Tourism
  • Faculty of Liberal Arts

Berjaya Business School

Berjaya Business School houses undergraduate courses for students aiming to complete their studies in the commerce and management areas. Courses that are offered here include:

  • Foundation In Commerce
  • Diploma In Business Management
  • Diploma In Retail Management
  • Bachelor Of Business Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor Of Retail Management (Hons)
  • Bachelor In Accounting And Finance (Hons)
  • Master Of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Master Of Science In Logistics And Supply Chain Management

Faculty of Culinary Arts

Tailored for students who like to work in the kitchen or in the fine dining industries, these courses are specifically designed to help them get to their desired dreams. Programmes under the Faculty of Culinary Arts include:

  • Diploma in Culinary Arts
  • Diploma in Patisserie
  • Diploma in Heritage Cuisine
  • Bachelor of Culinary Arts Management (Hons)

Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism

This faculty is divided into 2 schools which is the School of Hospitality and School of Tourism which are managed and run as a single unit. This is perfect for students who are looking to learn the tools of the trade in both the disciplines respectively. Courses that are offered here include:

  • Foundation in Hospitality
  • Diploma in Hotel Management
  • Bachelor of Hospitality Management
  • Diploma in Tourism & Travel Management
  • Diploma in Events Management
  • Bachelor of Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Events Management

Faculty of Liberal Arts

The Faculty of Liberal Arts offers 2 major disciplines that provide students a wide variety of options when they venture into the social sciences and liberal arts fields. The programmes are offered through the Berjaya School of Communication & Media Arts and the Berjaya School of Humanities and Social Sciences. Courses that are offered from both these schools are:

  • Foundation in Arts and Social Science
  • Diploma in Public Relations
  • Bachelor of Communication (Honours)

Amenties

  • College & University

Location

Level 11 West Wing Berjaya Times Square, No 1, Jalan Imbi, 55100 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia