Last Updated : Saturday, 26 March, 2016 12:21:48 PM
|It was founded by its President, Paul
Chan Tuck Hoong, and CEO Chan-Low Kam Yoke.
HELP first offered twinning programmes with the University of Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom, and the University of Southern Queensland, Australia. It has partnerships with universities in the United Kingdom, Australia, New Zealand, the United States, Canada, Indonesia, Vietnam, China, and in Europe.
HELP University is a subsidiary of HELP International Corporation Berhad (MYX: 7236), a public listed company on Bursa Malaysia.
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UK courses offered in Malaysia
Course fees for the
whole course (RM)
2) HELP International College of Technology
3) University of London External Programme
BSc Accounting & Finance (Hons)
University College Technology
UK Degree Transfer Programme (Law)
(2 years at HELP)
2) University of East London
BA (Hons) Business Studies (3+0)
GCE A Levels
(3 subjects) Rm
International College of Technology
2) University of Hertfordshire Programme
BEng (Hons) Electrical & Electronic Engineering (3+0)
General areas of
study offered by HELP
|Media, communications & advertising|
|Multimedia & IT|
|Economics & finance|
|Hospitality & tourism|
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|HELP University College
is founded in 1986 to provide affordable
quality educational opportunities for
Malaysians, HELP University College has
become the leading institution of higher learning
in Malaysia with a firmly established international
reputation among universities, research
organizations, scholars, business and corporate
leaders and governments in Asia Pacific, Europe
and North America.
It offers a wide and diverse range of programmes covering business, law, entrepreneurship, management, economics, IT. psychology, communication, social sciences and the humanities at undergraduate and graduate levels, It has also assumed a leading role in research and development in certain disciplines and subject areas.
Through rigorous standards and benchmarking, HELP has achieved many successes and won plaudits and respect from many quarters, locally and abroad, making the university college a preferred partner in many crucial areas of Endeavour and cooperation.
The quality of education imparted by HELP ensures its graduates are preferred over others by multinational companies as well as discerning employers in many areas of the globe and their rapidly assumed responsible leadership roles and positions.
Never in private education in Malaysia or in the Asia Pacific has a university recorded so many unique successes and accomplishments in many fields of Endeavour: academic, social, community, charitable, sports and recreational, All these have been achieved through enlightened and visionary leadership and (^ constant drive and exhortation to staff to aim for and give their best. HELP University College has made many path-breaking breakthroughs and broken many records, setting new trends and standards in the process. It has become a model for successful entrepreneurship.
The conferment of university college status by the Government in 2004 is tacit recognition of HELP'S distinguished achievements and provides a fillip to further excellence and quality. It is now poised to play its role as an intellectual leader and a great centre of learning and tertiary education.
To help every one succeed in life and live a life of significance through education.
To be a university college with a strong culture of quality and leadership that focuses on sound academic standards, continuous improvement and the talent development of students and staff.
To offer a learning experience that enhances career development lifetime values and personal fulfillment.
To share our success with the stakeholders and community we serve.
The educational and corporate philosophy of HELP University College is:
Pride of Achievement
The Courage to Be
To Be Compassionate
To Be Significant
> Profile of Lecturers
HELP University College is reputed to have an outstanding teaching faculty. All teaching staff possess Master's degrees with many holding PhDs. The local faculty is complemented by many international scholars and academics from top universities like Cambridge, Harvard, American University, Helsinki School of Economics. University of Texas Austin, University of Queensland, amongst others who serve as visiting professors, lecturers, examiners and moderators.
> Course Contents
HELP University College focuses on:
The Skill of Conceptualization
The Science of Organization
The Art of Articulation
The Practice of Application
Much of HELP'S success lies in its unique educational philosophy and pedagogy It believes that education is an opportunity for an individual to realize his fullest potential. It utilizes its faculty's academic credentials and vast experience in all levels and modes of education to design and deliver programmes that live up to the highest standards.
The quality of instruction and delivery is benchmarked against the highest standards and criteria, and is guaranteed by an elaborate system of quality assurance imposed by examining boards, external examiners, peer evaluators and statutory regulations,
Our educational philosophy is holistic. On campus, there are sophisticated and unique programmes and services offered by qualified and experienced counsellors and psychologists for the pastoral care and personal development of students to enable them to undertake their rigorous studies in the best psychological and emotional frame of mind for maximum achievement.
Employability of Graduates - Career
Opportunities in Top Companies
HELP University College has close links with Fortune 500 companies such as Unisys and Siemens Nixdorf.
HELP'S graduates are also popular candidates for employment with leading multinational companies such as Boston Consulting Group, McKinsey & Co, Ernst & Young, Accenture KPMC and others.
HELP University's international links and partnerships include many prestigious universities in the United Kingdom, Australia. New Zealand, United States of America. Canada, France, Germany, People's Republic of China, Denmark, Vietnam and Korea. The universities include London School of Economics, University of London, Charles Sturt University, University of Adelaide, University of Queensland, University of Otago, American University (Washington D.C.) and Bemidji State University among others.
> Recognition from Professional Bodies and Quality Assurance Agencies
HELP has obtained Multimedia Super Corridor (MSC) Status and accreditation by the National Accreditation Board (LAN) for their programmes as well as recognition from professional bodies such as CPA Australia, ACCA UK, CIMA UK, Malaysian Legal Professional Qualifying Board and Australia Computer Society amongst others.
> Microsoft Authorized Academic Training
AATP is a formal technology training and support program, certifying students as Microsoft Certified Professionals (highly trained in Microsoft development tools and system products),
> Sun Authorized Java Centre (AJC)
HELP collaborates with Sun Microsystems, offering certification programs for students' enhancement of ability and knowledge in Java Technology
> Winners of the Ericsson Kacip@Cut-Edge Award
HELP'S IT students won the top 2 prizes (student category) in the prestigious Ericsson-DIGI Edge Developer Idol Competition Ericsson 2004 and Kacip@Cut-Edge 2001/02 and 2002/2003 Awards, HELP is the first institution in Asia to develop and launch five WAP- bosed information systems in 2001.
> Continuing Recognition from Top IT Companies
HELP has been named on Ericsson Associate by Ericsson Malaysia, the latest significant alliance with major IT companies. Apple Malaysia also provides open access to and training in WebObjects 5.1, enabling students to design and develop customized high-performance Java server applications.
Academic Facilities and Resources
Apart from facilities such as lecture theatres, conference halls, tutorial rooms, and others, HELP also boasts of the following state-of-the-art facilities and resources:
> Computer Facilities
HELP has extensive computing resources for its students which include Hewlett Packard, Dell and Siemens computers networked to various leased lines linking Internet and interactive video learning and email. Amongst others, there are also 2 Enterprise Digital Alpha, 10 computer laboratories with approximately 400 computers, including 2 multimedia and internet labs, 8 incubator laboratories. State-of-the-art Power Macintosh G4 laboratory and a WAP and web-based scheduling and communication system,
> Learning Resource Centre
The Learning Resource Centre provides students with access to a large and up-to- date collection of text and reference books. journals and magazines as well as services like loans, reservations and photocopying and online searching for information on the internet.
ProQuestฎ Information and Learning offers students access to online information service that provides access to thousands of current periodicals, newspapers and others. The "library" includes materials in subjects from Asian studies to zoology, for audiences from undergraduates to Nobel laureates.
> The Curie Science Laboratories
The Curie Science Laboratories of HELP are ultra-modern laboratories fully equipped with state-of-the-art facilities, equipment and essential safety features. They are furnished with all the necessary facilities to run practical sessions for science courses.
Student Support Services and Student Development Activities
The Student Accommodation Department assists students in seeking suitable accommodation in HELP'S student apartments or in local residential areas.
> Extracurricular Activities
The Department of Student Affairs plans
and implements programmes for students' social, interpersonal and organizational skills and inculcating the sporting spirit through involvement in over 30 academic and sporting clubs / societies.
> Academic Counselling
Education Advisors provide academic guidance to students in choosing the most suitable careers and courses.
> International Student Services
The International Student Services Department enhances the welfare of all HELP'S international students, assisting in airport pick-up, admission, application and renewal of student visas, etc.
> Training and Career Placement Services for Graduates
The Graduates Career Placement Programme assists participating corporations in identifying suitable jobs and training opportunities for graduates and organizes workshops for graduating students on writing resumes, attending interviews and suitable job selection.
A placement service for a two-week intensive residential programme in Australia and the UK enables students to develop team-building and leadership abilities besides acquiring self-esteem and personal skills.
Scholarships / Financial Aid
Scholarships and Bursaries are available for all pre-university and undergraduate students on the basis of academic merit and financial need. More than RM8 million has been given out.
There are other scholarships like:
Sports and Extracurricular Activities Scholarships (recipients hove included national shuttles and gymnasts)
International Scholarships from many renowned international universities
Recognition and Achievements
All programs are approved by JPS and LAN with some receiving full accreditation
Accounting degrees are recognized by CPA Australia, ACCA. CIMA
Law degree transfer programs are recognized by the Malaysian Legal Professional Qualifying Board (MLPQB)
Australian IT degree programmes are recognized by Australia Computer Society (ACS)
International achievements by HELP'S
University of London First Class Honors
London School of Economics First Class Honors
University of West of England, Bristol LLB First Class Honors
Melbourne International Undergraduate Scholarship
Standard Chartered Bank Scholarships
LSE External Study Scholarship
CPA Australia Essay Competition
CPA Australia Inter-Varsity Accounting Quiz
Ericsson Kacip@Cut-Edge 2001/02 Award (1st & 2nd Prizes)
Ericsson-DIGI Edge Developer Idol Competition (1st & 2nd Prizes)
Since 1986 HELP provides affordable quality educational
opportunities for Malaysians, HELP University College has developed into the
leading institution of higher learning in Malaysia with a firmly established
international reputation among universities, research organizations, scholars,
business and corporate leaders and governments in Asia Pacific, Europe and North
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