Forward College

Forward College2, Lebuh Acheh, 10300, George Town, Pulau Pinang

Forward College’s philosophy is driven by real-world learning experiences developed in tandem with our industry partners.

At Forward College, we stand at the forefront of the digital revolution, pioneering technological and futuristic skills education in Malaysia. Our commitment to fostering digital aptitude extends not only to fresh high school graduates but also to working professionals, businesses, and brands. We’re dedicated to being the preeminent digital-era educational hub in South East Asia, helping individuals evolve into creators who will shape the future, not merely consume it.

Our Philosophy

Our educational philosophy at Forward College revolves around experiential learning, designed collaboratively with our industry partners. Backed by our distinguished faculty and pioneering technology professionals, we deliver an exceptional, state-of-the-art education within an environment that encourages both learning and innovation.

Our unique Co-Learning & Co-Living Spaces

We are proud to introduce an integrated co-learning and co-living space, the first of its kind in Malaysia. This unique concept enables motivated students and professionals to immerse themselves in a technologically driven community space. We firmly believe that by living, working, and engaging together, we create the perfect environment for groundbreaking collaborations to unfold.

Our Mission

To make quality digital-age education accessible to everyone, everywhere.

Our Vision

To provide the best digital-age education in South East Asia. Being the best means, we strive to help every student become a better version of themselves for a future we believe will be made by creators, not consumers.


Visit on site for a better judgement

Campus tours are a great way to decide if this institution is the right fit for you. You’ll be able to explore the facilities up close and ask any burning questions about the institution. Let Education Malaysia help you schedule a campus tour and our partner representatives will be there to meet you

Forward School is a revolutionary, new technology and future skills school based in Penang,  Malaysia that will equip aspiring tech professionals with industry-ready skills required for the fast-moving tech sector.

Real In-demand Employability Skills

Each program is developed to fill a demand in today’s booming tech industry. You’ll learn practical skills that make you more valuable and appealing to employers.

A Syllabus Co-created with Seasoned Industry Practitioners

All our programs are built, delivered, and updated by experts working in the tech industry. You’ll always be learning the most up-to-date industry standards and best practices.

Exciting Global Tech Career Pathways

We only succeed when you do, so you don’t need to worry about navigating the job market alone. We’ll connect you to expert career coaches, local mentors, and our nationwide network of hiring partners to help you find the right fit.

No matter if you have just graduated from high school seeking to build a career in technology or a lane changer in search for a better prospect in the tech industry, we have a program for you.

Basic Info

Established : early 2000

Staff : 15

Students : 250

Main Faculty

Data Science

Software Engineering



Digital Marketing

Partner University

  • Signed MOU with APU (Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation) and PSB Academy Singapore
  • Awarded the status of Malaysia Digital Hub by MDEC
  • Part of GitHub Education campus programme with premium GifHub access
  • Professional Member of Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)

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