ICYM The Leading Choice for International Students
More then forty thousand international from all over the world choose Malaysia as their preferred study destination to get tertiary education and it is the center of academic and higher education excellence in the region because of the high quality of educational institutions like for example The International Collage of Yayasan Melaka. Institutions of higher learning in Malaysia provide professional, career-focused education offering courses that are up-to-date and market relevant. Graduates would not face any difficulty in getting work in their respective countries. The primary mediums of instruction for all courses in Malaysia are in English which suits the need of our international students. International students studying in Malaysia will get to experience of living in a plural and multicultural society.
The ethnic diversities of Malaysia expose students to a value-added life, global outlook and better understanding of different cultures, ethnic groups and traditions throughout the world. There are three major races in Malaysia namely the Malays, Chinese and Indians together with other ethnic minorities. Apart from mixing with Malaysian students, international students are also exposed to other students from different nationalities. Malaysia is a politically sound and geographically safe country free from natural and since Malaysia gained independence in 1957, it has evolved into a high technology nation and experienced steady economic progression and rapid infrastructure development which Malaysians are truly proud of.
Higher education opportunities are abundant for international students at an affordable cost. All students are welcome to come learn in a country of great diversity, rapid economic development and people living in peace and harmony International Students and their families enjoy a safe and comfortable living environment with 21st century amenities, good healthcare and medical facilities, excellent educational institutions, and world-class recreational and sports facilities at costs much lower than in their own countries. Malaysia is currently the world’s 11th most preferred study destination. According to UNESCO, Malaysia has captured a 2% market share of international students in the fast growing private education sector and with the historic city of Malacca being the centre of international education in South East Asia.
Choosing International College of Yayasan Melaka (ICYM)
Established in 1997 and was officially opened by the then Minister of Education, Datuk Seri Najib bin Razak who is the current Prime Minister of Malaysia, International Collage of Yayasan Melaka offers more then 30 over courses ranging from culinary arts to aeronautics, business management to IT management amongst a few to mention. ICYM also strife to provide the best global education for all of our international students and with our main campus located in the heart of Malacca students have no problem getting around the city. Some of the astounding academic programs that students can choose are from the Aeronautics Development Centre which houses the Diploma in Aircraft Maintenance Technology plus the Aircraft Maintenance License programme while the IATA-ICYM International Aviation Program offers courses from Airport Management and Services to the ever popular Flight Cabin Crew Course.
Our School of Media Technology and Arts offer those who have an interest in animation and media technology with their 3 thriving diploma programs, the Diploma in Animation Technology, Media Technology and Theatrical Arts and Technology. The School of Industrial Technology on the other hand offers excellent programs such as the Diploma in Electrical Technology, Industrial Electronic Technology and Multimedia Technology for students who see themselves involving in the industrial sector in their future. For those who have a keen eye on business then our School of Business Management to kick-start your future in world of business with their wide array of diploma and certificate programs like the Diploma in Marketing, Diploma in Accountancy, Diploma in Entrepreneurship and many more exceptional programs.
Students who have a passion for cooking or aspire to be in the tourism sector then our School of Hotel & Tourism Management will be the one to tantalize your appetite for knowledge with their Diploma in Culinary Arts & the Diploma in Hotel Management or Tourism Management. In the ever changing and fast paced world of computers and internet, information technology plays an important role in the advancement of our need for global development which is why our School of Information Technology and its remarkable Diploma in Information Technology, Computer Networking and Cyber Security would be suited for the tech-savvy students. Besides offering these homegrown academic programs, at ICYM we also have an commendable collaborative programs with Universiti Utara Malaysia, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Unitar International University which offers a variety of programs like the Bachelor of Management or Business Administration to the Diploma in Computer Science and the Diploma in Accountancy. Our facilities and classroom are up to international standards with high- tech computer labs, state-of-theart studio, advance airplane hangars, wellequipped workshops, quality kitchens and comprehensive library. At ICYM we spare no expense in ensuring the comfort of our students and we even provide students free transportation from the respective comfortable dormitories off-campus with our own fleet of buses.
International College of Yayasan Melaka (ICYM) International Students
Since the beginning of 2009, ICYM has catered to more then 70 International students from Nigeria,Timor Leste, Indonesia and Thailand following the vision of our esteemed CEO Ybhg Datuk Saroni Judi to make ICYM a global collage by inviting student from all over the world to enroll at ICYM by providing them an platform for them to enhance their strength and abilities to be successful in their future endeavors and with 18 years in the Malaysian education industry while achieving the standard quality at an international level, ICYM is the place for international students alike to fulfill their dreams.
All of the 350 staffs and lectures at ICYM will welcome international student with open arms along with the local student making you feel right at home. ICYM is not just a college is more like a home for our international students because you will not feel home sick with more then 4000 students as your brothers and sisters while our lecturer will not only teach you what you need to now but treat you as one of their own children with their guidance and encouragement. Students can also join the many extra-curricular activities and clubs that ICYM has to offer such as the mountain hiking clubs and martial arts club.
Student Life in Malacca
Many of our international students enjoy studying in Malacca not just because of its diverse culture and multi-racial harmony it is also because being a UNESCO world heritage sight, Malacca is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Malaysia with more then 2 million visitors every months. Students here would hang out and de-stress themselves at Jonker Walk where heritage meets modern day activities. Even though Malacca seem like a magnificnt historical city during the day, at night Malacca is booming with happening activities such basking, night rides, music clubs and night markets. Along Jonker Walk there is a variety of cafes, restaurant and shops to cater to what ever our students desire such the ever popular Hard Rock Café Melaka, Geographer’s Café and of course the famous Jonker Night market every weekends.
The Malacca River Cruise is also one of the popular attractions in Malacca where students and visitor alike can take a tranquil boat ride along the majestic Malacca river or just relaxing by the riverside while savoring local delicacies. The magnificent gleaming red Stadhuys building is just a walk away from Jonker where it houses some great museums and archeological sites and the old Portuguese fortress. Just a stone throw away, is A’Famosa one of the most famous landmark of Malacca. Next to it is Dataran Pahlawan, the ultramodern shopping centre which houses many international brand names like H&M, Victoria’s Secret, Subway and UNIQLO. Within the surrounding area of Dataran Pahlawan there are many wonderful museums and historical sights which some of our students would go to do some research or to learn about the rich history of Malacca. A few kilometers away from the city lays the idyllic beaches of Pantai Klebang and Pantai Puteri where students would visit when they want to take a break from studying and go for a picnic or play beach volleyball or take a swim in the straits of Malacca while enjoying the majestic sunset at dusk and enjoying the many restaurants that serves tantalizing seafood and local cuisine. For the more active and athletic students, they can partake in the many outdoor activities that Malacca has to offer such as bike riding, marathons, park trekking and there is also an array of body fitness activities for those who prefer to workout indoors or in the gym.
Many of our alumni has graduated successfully in their respective courses or programs and have move on to have thriving careers in their country while some choose to stay in Malacca as their second home. Some are even married to locals and have settled down raising their families. When we ask all of our former international students why did they decide to choose ICYM and Malacca as their prefaced place to study, all of them answer because of the high quality professional, diploma and degree course that ICYM offers and the serene multi-cultural life of Malacca that made them fall in love with ICYM and Malacca.
Tawaran Khas untuk lepasan SPM/STPM/STAM/Diploma/Matrikulasi/Asasi Sempena Ulang Tahun ke 20 ICYM
- Biasiswa Penginapan dan Pengangkutan bagi Program Diploma dan Ijazah
- Pembiayaan/Penajaan Penuh daripada PTPK bagi Program Sijil
Foundation / Diploma Foundation In Information Technology Foundation In Management Diploma In Entrepreneurship Diploma In Marketing Diploma In Accountancy Diploma In Islamic Financial Planning Diploma In Culinary Arts Diploma In Hotel Management Diploma In Tourism Management Diploma In Animation Technology Diploma In Media Technology Diploma In Theatrical Arts And Technology Diploma In Multimedia Technology Diploma In Information Technology Diploma In Computer Networking Diploma In Cyber Security Diploma In Electrical Technology Diploma In Industrial Electronic Technology Diploma In Early Childhood Education Diploma In Guidance & Counseling Diploma In Aircraft Maintenance Technology Kerjasama Universiti Teknologi Malaysia Diploma In Technology Management (UTM) Diploma In Technology Management (Accounting) (UTM) Diploma In Computer Science (Information Technology) (UTM) Sarjana Muda Sains (Pembangunan Sumber Manusia) (UTM) Sarjana Muda Pengurusan (Pemasaran) (UTM) Sarjana Muda Sains Komputer (Perisian Grafik & Multimedia) (UTM) Sarjana Muda Sains Komputer (Rangkaian & Keselamatan) (UTM) Professional License Aircraft Maintenance License Technician (AML-T) DCAM-PT-66 CAT A1 Aircraft Maintenance License Engineer (AML-E) DCAM-PT-66 CAT B1-1 Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) / Short Course Lukisan Pelan Senibina / Juruteknik Elektrik / Teknologi Automotif / Pembuatan Pastri Program Tajaan Ground Handling Management (GHM) PTPTN Bahagian Pengurusan Kemasukan Pelajar UPU KWSP YAYASAN PENERAJU UPEN PTPK TAPEM YAYASAN NEGERI ZAKAT MARA UNIVERSITI ISLAM ANTARABANGSA MALAYSIA (IIUM) UNIVERSITI KEBANGSAAN MALAYSIA (UKM) UNIVERSITI KEBANGSAAN MALAYSIA (UKM) UNIVERSITI MALAYA UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA KELANTAN (UMK) UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA PAHANG (UMP) UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA PERLIS (UNIMAP) UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SABAH (UMS) UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA SARAWAK (UNIMAS) (KOTA SAMARAHAN) UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA TERENGGANU (UMT) UNIVERSITI PENDIDIKAN SULTAN IDRIS (UPSI) UNIVERSITI PERTAHANAN NASIONAL MALAYSIA UNIVERSITI PUTRA MALAYSIA (UPM) UNIVERSITI SAINS ISLAM MALAYSIA (USIM) UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA (USM) UNIVERSITI SULTAN ZAINAL ABIDIN (UNISZA) UNIVERSITI TEKNIKAL MALAYSIA MELAKA (UTEM) UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MALAYSIA (UTM) UNIVERSITI TEKNOLOGI MARA UNIVERSITI TUN HUSSEIN ONN MALAYSIA (UTHM) UNIVERSITI UTARA MALAYSIA (UUM)