uNITAR International University (UNITAR) has embarked on strategic partnerships with leading companies to bring industry experience into the classroom.
This is a move to ensure extensive career options for its students upon graduation.
Partnering big organisations such as Maxis Bhd, Boustead Hotels and Resorts Sdn Bhd, MathFinance Pte Ltd and Oxford Business Group gives UNITAR students that added advantage – to absorb and excel in enhancing soft skills and analytical thinking.
It also helps them become more professional, which is what employers look for.
“Students who embark on their education journey at UNITAR International University will see bright opportunities in getting real exposure when the university partners with such reputable organisations in bringing the industry into the classroom,” said UNITAR International University’s director of Strategic Alliance and Communications Office, Sheikh Fahmy Sheikh Mohamed.
He added that this method will provide a good educational landscape which produces employable graduates who are industry-ready, knowledgeable and experienced.
Each industry partners are selected prudently with the aim of suiting each faculty with an industry leader – from the Faculty of Business and Information Technology to the Faculty of Education and Social Sciences, Faculty of Early Childhood Studies and Faculty of Hospitality and Tourism Management.
The various partnerships range from entrepreneurship development perspectives, training capacity building, developing academic exchange, industrial training opportunities, academic and research to joint research on areas of mutual benefit.
With its new campus in Kelana Jaya, UNITAR is equipped with extensive facilities such as student lounge, library, computer lab, dance studio and classrooms that are located next to the Kelana Jaya police station.
It is also supported by amenities such as Giant Hypermarket, Paradigm Mall, Empire Shopping Gallery, Sunway Pyramid and Subang Parade.
Not only does UNITAR offer employability to its current students, it also provides access to learning to potential students across Malaysia.
A unique feature of UNITAR is the existence of 10 regional centres in different locations.
Access to education is a primary goal of UNITAR and students can choose to pursue its courses through the regional centres in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah; Kuching, Sarawak; Alor Setar, Kedah; Kota Baru, Kelantan; Johor Baru, Johor; Ipoh, Perak; Penang; Malacca; Jengka, Pahang; and Keningau, Sabah.
Prospective students are encouraged to speak to a representative at 03-7627 7200 or by logging on to www.unitar.my
UNITAR has partnered up with big companies for the benefit of students.