Raffles University

Raffles University (RU) is the University of the Future. RU is at the cutting edge of higher education in both teaching and learning and business practices. Their innovative and stimulating programmes promote – doing while learning and learning while doing.

RU is an Asian-based Malaysian university that prides itself as a practice-oriented university with intensive curricula and practical hands-on experiences that prepares students for their future careers. The University was formally approved by Malaysia’s Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) on 31st October 2011. RU is an exciting young University that delivers practice-based programmes and implements state-of-the-art teaching methods. This is supported by a culture that promotes: 

– Social responsibility 
– Professional excellence for employability 
– Analytical thinking for problem solving 
– Creativity to encourage innovation 
– Entrepreneurship

At RU, educators are more than teachers. They are creative practitioners and experts in their own professions. Collectively, their diverse backgrounds and wealth of cultural and industry knowledge translate into an added learning advantage for the students. Their commitment to impart their knowledge and skills to students, also of different nationalities, creates an environment which is rich in creativity and innovation. This conducive learning environment will broaden students’ perspectives, enhance adaptability and enrich their personal growth.

Raffles fosters collaborations with industry partners to inject their students with real world challenges. This gives them hands-on experience and nurtures their passion towards their dream profession. Post-industrial attachment, students continue to perfect their skills at Raffles. All their students leave as young professionals, ready for industry and the workforce. RU has a 98% graduate employment rate. 12% of RU graduates have started their own businesses. Students can expect a vibrant and dynamic nurturing learning experience that will see their transformation into a world class professional.

Raffles University’s city campus is currently located at Kotaraya Building, Johor Bahru, Malaysia. RU campus consist of classrooms, sewing rooms, studios, PV studio, student lounge, library, student service and administration counter, latest equipment and technological applications, enabling interactive learning experiences.

Being right in the centre of the city, RU offers access to numerous local events, entrepreneurs and companies that are always looking to collaborate with students. RU student bodies link students to various opportunities where they can be part of a young and enthusiastic community. As a new student, you will be able to participate in these activities.

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Raffles University

Courses Offered

  • Foundation in Liberal Arts
  • Diploma in Digital Game Art
  • Diploma in Visual Communication
  • Bachelor of Multimedia Design (Honours)
  • Diploma in Psychology

University Campus

  • Johor Bahru, Malaysia

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