About Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)

Registration No. DKU023(W)

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (‘TAR UC’) is a premier educational institution with more than 50 years of excellence in providing quality and affordable education. Known then as Tunku Abdul Rahman College (‘TAR College’) since its inception in 1969, the institution has been upgraded to University College in 2013. With the upgrading, TAR UC is able to offer Bachelor degrees and postgraduate programmes. TAR UC receives subsidy/grant from the Government which enables the University College to provide affordable education to all Malaysians.

Today, TAR UC has a thriving student population of 28,000 pursuing close to 200 programmes of studies in a wide spectrum of disciplines at four purpose-built campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Perak, Johor, Pahang and Sabah. As of today, the Postgraduate programmes field of studies have more than 23, including Management,...

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About Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)

Registration No. DKU023(W)

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (‘TAR UC’) is a premier educational institution with more than 50 years of excellence in providing quality and affordable education. Known then as Tunku Abdul Rahman College (‘TAR College’) since its inception in 1969, the institution has been upgraded to University College in 2013. With the upgrading, TAR UC is able to offer Bachelor degrees and postgraduate programmes. TAR UC receives subsidy/grant from the Government which enables the University College to provide affordable education to all Malaysians.

Today, TAR UC has a thriving student population of 28,000 pursuing close to 200 programmes of studies in a wide spectrum of disciplines at four purpose-built campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Perak, Johor, Pahang and Sabah. As of today, the Postgraduate programmes field of studies have more than 23, including Management, Accounting and Finance, Science, Psychology, IT, Built Environment and more.

The main campus has two libraries, one is located at the main campus and another library is at Centre of Postgraduate Studies and Research which is dedicated to Postgraduate programmes. The UC also provide excellent lab facilities such as Food Microbiology Lab, Microelectronics and ICT Labs, Big Data Analytics Lab, IBM Centre of Excellence, Cisco Networking Lab, Mobile Development Lab, Games Lab, CyberSecurity Lab, Digital Forensics Lab, Engineering Research Labs, and design studios to facilitate students’ learning and research.  

TAR UC is well-recognised both locally and internationally among the academic fraternities and professional bodies. As an institution that is well-regarded by the industries for its high academic standards and well-trained graduates, TAR UC counts some of the national leaders, successful entrepreneurs and professionals among its 210,000 alumni.

TAR UC has won many scholastic awards and recognitions amongst others, such as the Premier Digital Tech University status awarded by Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (‘MDEC’) in 2019 for the second time and Sin Chew Education Awards 2018 / 19 where TAR UC was named as the recipient of the Outstanding Educational Institutions: Private Universities / Colleges award, Product Award and CSR award. Besides this, TAR UC also won the Asia Pacific CSR Awards 2016 where the University College won the Excellence in Education Improvement award.

Contact Details

Address: Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak, 53300 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Telephone: +603-41450100 Ext no.: 3637, 3725

Email: cpsr@tarc.edu.my

Website: https://www.tarc.edu.my/cpsr/index.jsp

Contact Person

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lee Wah Pheng (Head, Centre of Postgraduate Studies and Research)

Ms. Chu Shuk Lee, Julie (Manager, Centre of Postgraduate Studies and Research)

 

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TARUC_Prof. Dr. Lim Tong Ming
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)
Currently the Director for the Centre for Business Incubation and Entrepreneurial Ventures (CBIEV) and a Professor in the Faculty of Computing and Information Technology at TAR UC.
Assoc. Prof. Dr. Lee Wah Pheng
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)
He is currently at Tunku Abdul Rahman University College as Associate Professor and Head of Centre for Postgraduate Studies and Research.