Sentral College

SENTRAL College Penang3 Penang Street, 10200 George Town, Penang, Malaysia.

Established in 2002 SENTRAL College Penang aspires to be a tertiary education platform for youths. Its founding goal was to develop students into wholesome capable individuals who will support their family, serve the community and strive for the country.

SENTRAL has amassed a rich portfolio of programmes as our partner institutions grew since we started. The programmes we offer span from Certificates to Bachelors and Master’s Degree, encompassing the areas of Foundation Studies, Accounting & Finance, Business & Management, Computing & IT, Tourism & Hospitality and Early Childhood Education.

SENTRAL thrives in the hustle and bustle at the heritage enclave of George Town to produce engaging graduates ready for the industry. We reaffirm the founding goal of SENTRAL and are committed to realizing our vision:
“To be an impactful and significant institution, fostering programmes relevance, creative thinking and institutional excellence.”


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The future lies in the hands of children. Therefore, children need educators as an inspiration and guidance for them. Early Childhood Education in Malaysia refers to education for infants, toddlers and young children. It focuses on child’s socio-emotional growth, cognitive, learning and physical skills in order to prepare children for basic primary school education.
Diploma in Early Childhood Education programme is designed for those who genuinely love children and passionate about teaching and learning. Nowadays, governments, parents and the general public place a greater emphasis on trained and qualified early childhood educators. This programme equips students with knowledge, skills and competencies required in childcare and preschool settings. Preschool principals, teachers and care takers who wants to upgrade their academic qualification are encouraged to pursue this programme.

The United Nations World Tourism Organization quotes ‘tourism’ as a social, cultural and economic phenomenon which entails the movement of people to countries or places outside their usual environment for personal or professional purposes.
At SENTRAL College Penang, Tourism program gives you the knowledge and understanding how the industry works, how tourists behave and the impact tourism has on countries, cultures and the environment.
It blends classroom activities with exciting field trips and excursions that demonstrate how the theories you learn are applied by tourism professionals. You will gain valuable insight of the products, structures and operations of the tourism industry.

With the growth in today’s business world and handling of data, it has become more vital for one to possess sound knowledge of IT. This program not only provides you an extensive competence in the world of computer science and IT, but it also develops your critical thinking, problem solving and communication skills, hence enhancing your ability to provide effective and efficient Computing and IT services and solutions to various organisations across varied industries.
The versatility of skills acquired from the program has enabled our students to move onto careers in the world of IT. Our history and track record will testify that our graduates have either gained employment in reputable organizations and MNCs
The 4-month internship in the final year will give you the opportunity to apply the skills, knowledge and understanding you have gained throughout the programme.

The programme is specifically designed to give you a good grounding on four main domains which includes Business Management, Marketing, Accounting & Finance, as well as Information Technology. It also incorporates three contemporary modules namely, Project Management, Small Business Management and Supply Chain Management.
The programme enables the development of key business skills such as interpersonal communication, leadership qualities, self-organization, numerical understanding, information management and critical thinking. These modules offer the opportunity to study the behaviour and functions of both traditional and contemporary business organizations from various perspectives. Given the interactive nature of the programme, students would be able to transform theory into practice by making applications to real life situations.

The program equips students with excellent foundation in accounting, business and finance skills. The students will learn to critically analyse financial and economic data, plan fiscal activity, write reports as well as present unbiased financial information. A career in the accounting industry suits well with industrious and intelligent people who love numbers. With this qualification, students can further pursue their studies in accounting, taxation, data analysis, finance and economics.

Basic Info

Established : 2002

Staff : 50-100

Students : 1,000-1,500

Main Faculty

School of Business & Management

School of Computing & IT

School of Tourism & Management

School of Education & General Studies

Foundation & Pre-University programmes

Partner University

University of Salford, U.K.

Association of Chartered Certified Accountants

Birmingham City University

Dorset College, Dublin

Asia Pacific University

The Chartered Institute of Management Accountants (CIMA)

Department of Skills Development Malaysia

University of Central Oklahoma

British Council

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