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SEGi University
Universiti SEGi
செகி பல்கலைக்கழகம்
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Motto The Best in You, Made Possible[1]
Type Private
Established 1977
Chancellor Y A M Tan Sri Dato' Seri Syed Anwar Jamalullail[2]
Students More than 28,000
Location Kota Damansara, Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
Campus Penang, Subang Jaya, Kuala Lumpur, Sarawak
Colours Blue, White
Nickname SEGians
Affiliations WACS, EC-Council, ACCA[3]
Website www.segi.edu.my
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SEGi University is a private university located in Kota Damansara, Selangor. SEGi is the largest private higher education provider in Malaysia.[4] Previously, it was known as SEGi University College until end of 2014, when the Ministry of Education (Malaysia) announced its upgrade to university status. The university have 4 campuses (UEP Subang Jaya, Kuala Lumpur, Penang and Sarawak) and eight Recruitment Centres (Batu Pahat, Bukit Mertajam, Ipoh, Johor Bahru, Kota Kinabalu, Kuantan and Seremban).[5] SEGI courses covers business, computing, engineering and an increasing range of programmes in the Medical sciences. SEGi also offers programmes affiliated with Abertay University, University of Sunderland, University of St Mark and St John, University of York St John, University of Greenwich, all from the United Kingdom, University of Southern Queensland, Australia and Upper Iowa University in the United States. This university famously known for winning Putra Brand Award in year 2010, 2012, 2013, 2014 and 2015[6]

History[edit]

SEGi University, founded in 1977 as Systematic College, is located in Kota Damansara, Selangor, Malaysia.[7] In year 2014, it was granted the University status.

Campuses[edit]

The main campus known as SEGi university located at Kota Damansara. Meanwhile, there are 4 campus across Malaysia which known as SEGi College.

Main Campus[edit]

SEGi College Penang Campus

The Main campus is SEGi University Kota Damansara. Its flagship campus is the largest amongst the 5 campuses, and is popular for its Health Sciences programmes (Medicine, Pharmacy, Dentistry and Optometry) and also Engineering. It is a main and heads of university under SEGi Group.

Other Campuses[edit]

SEGi College Penang[edit]

SEGi College Penang serves as SEGi's education hub to students in the northern region of Malaysia. The campus is located in the city of George Town, Penang. The campus offers a wide range of programmes, ranging from the American Degree Program to Hospitality and Tourism.

SEGi College Kuala Lumpur[edit]

College KL is the first SEGi campus and it is well known for its Business programmes since the 1970s. Currently, it offers a wide range of programmes from foundation to master's degree levels.

SEGi College Subang Jaya[edit]

The campus began its operation in 2006. Located at the "college belt" of the nation, the campus is well known for its Early Care and Childhood Education and also its postgraduate programmes. It is located at the UEP Persiaran kewajipan beside with the The Summit Shopping Malls and The Giant Hypermarkets.

SEGi College Sarawak[edit]

The only SEGi campus in East Malaysia. Programmes that are well sought-after include the Law programme.

Awards[edit]

2015[edit]

2014[edit]

  • Reader's Digest Trusted Brands-Gold
  • Putra Brand Award- Silver

2013[edit]

  • Reader's Digest Trusted Brands-Gold
  • Putra Brand Award- Silver

2012[edit]

  • Putra Brand Award- Silver

2010[edit]

  • Putra Brand Award- Bronze

Notable alumni[edit]

  • Vanessa Tevi, Malaysian beauty pageant titleholder who was crowned Miss Universe Malaysia 2015


References[edit]

External links[edit]


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342 news items

The Malaysian Insider

The Malaysian Insider
Thu, 21 Jan 2016 22:28:19 -0800

Police say there is no bomb at SEGi University in Kota Damansara after the campus received a telephone call alleging that an 'Iranian male' hid explosives in one of the toilets. – The Malaysian Insider pic by Najjua Zulkefli, January 22, 2016.Police ...

Astro Awani

Astro Awani
Fri, 22 Jan 2016 01:56:15 -0800

After being notified by the university about the object, the police prompted some 2,000-odd students and employees to evacuate the campus. - Twitter Photo/qayzr. KUALA LUMPUR: Commotion broke out at SEGi University Kota Damansara in Petaling Jaya ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Fri, 08 Jan 2016 06:13:01 -0800

SEGi University and Colleges crew setting up their booth at The Star Education Fair 2016 in KLCC on Friday. - SAMUEL ONG / The Star. KUALA LUMPUR: For two days students and their parents can explore a range of education options offered by 100 ...
 
The Star Online
Wed, 13 Jan 2016 17:07:30 -0800

PETALING JAYA: SEGi University & Colleges has appointed Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil as its president effective Jan 4, 2016. Prior to that, he was Asian Finance Bank chief executive officer for the last eight years, the first Malaysian to hold that ...

Malay Mail Online

Malay Mail Online
Sun, 31 Jan 2016 15:16:33 -0800

As with Taylor's, SEGi University and Colleges said the ringgit's decline has yet to result in a significant impact on its students' plans to continue their studies abroad. The group's president Datuk Mohamed Azahari Kamil credited this to its ...
 
The Star Online
Fri, 08 Jan 2016 15:24:05 -0800

SEGi University acting vice-chancellor and deputy vice-chancellor (academic) Prof Dr Patrick Kee said all three SEGI campuses would have a presence at the weekend event. “Our booths will have information on scholarships and bursaries offered by SEGi ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Sat, 16 Jan 2016 16:59:41 -0800

The Segi University chapter of the IPRM Student Association (IPRSMA) was formed after the signing ceremony. It saw the first batch of 49 students being awarded with membership cards. The membership would make it easier for students to seek internship ...

The Star Online

The Star Online
Sat, 30 Jan 2016 17:07:18 -0800

Sunway Education Group and SEGi University Group have joined the bandwagon, and are in the midst of setting up international schools targeting the same age groups. Currently, Sunway International School has a private school in Bandar Sunway that ...
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