The Malaysian Association of Private Colleges and Universities (MAPCU) is Malaysia’s prestigious grouping of more than 60private higher education institutions comprising private universities, foreign university branch campuses, university colleges and, colleges. Member institutions provide study opportunities for school leavers, mid-career professionals, busy working professionals, and lifelong learners through a diverse & comprehensive range of programmes across multiple study disciplines. In addition to Malaysian students, MAPCU members also host international students from over 130 countries.
MAPCU promotes Malaysia’s private higher education sector at related national and global forums as well as represents its members in strategic advisory roles on national higher education policy formulation; talent and HR development; internationalisation of higher education; higher education technology trends (e.g. IR 4.0).
Apart from developing future talents to meet industry needs, MAPCU members are acknowledged as playing a significant role towards meeting Malaysia’s goal as a preferred education hub for international students.