First City University College (FCU)

Petaling Jaya, Malaysia

University Detail

  • World ranking: 14,3644
  • Continental ranking: 5644​
  • Country rank: 80
Campus setting Urban
Living cost Contact the university for more information
Student population 6,000 Students
International students <1%
Institution type Private

About Campus

For almost 30 years, First City University College (First City UC) has been leading the way in delivering quality education from its 13-acre campus in the ideal location of Bandar Utama, Petaling Jaya’s bustling urban township.


A melting pot of global cultures from different parts of the world, the campus houses a conducive learning and teaching environment supported by state-of-the-art equipment and facilities. They offer a wide range of industry-relevant programmes which meet the stringent requirements of the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) to train graduates to be employable and industry-ready.


First City UC also collaborates with reputable foreign universities in the UK and Switzerland that act as a benchmark to the institution’s standards and quality at an international level. Students can acquire better internship placements through our links with international bodies while keeping abreast with industry developments. With a student-centric approach to teaching and learning, we empower students for an enriching future on a global scale.

Campus Information

Located in a new and booming, 1000-acre urban township, this campus is designed to provide students with an enriching experience with emphasis that education is not just about academics. We have outdoor and indoor recreational facilities at the campus such as a football field, futsal, badminton, and basketball courts, table tennis tables, and a dance studio. Other services include:


  1. CCTV security surveillance system ​
  2. Smart card to access facilities, laboratories, library, IT Centre and indoor car parks ​
  3. 24/7 security check, patrols by Bandar Utama Auxilary Police Force ​
  4. Student accommodation with live-in wardens ​


State-Of-The-Art Facilities:

  1. Engineering Labs & Workshops
  • Pneumatic Workbench
  • CNC Machine
  • Concentric Tube Heat Exchanger
  • Lathe Machine
  • Miling Machine
  • Bending Moments Apparatus
  • PCB Plotter
  • Electrical Machine Power Manipulation
  • Macintosh for Multimedia Development
  • 15-DOF Biped Robot
  • Electronic System Development Board
  • Digital Electronics Lab


  1. Design Studios & Workshops
  • Macintosh & PC Lab
  • Drawing Studio
  • Photography Studio
  • Wood Workshop
  • Laser Cutter
  • Vacuum Forming Machine
  • 3D Printing Studio
  • Fashion Studio
  • White Canvas Gallery

  1. Hospitality & Tourism Facilities
  • Mock Front Desk Counter
  • Mock Hotel Room
  • Training Restaurant
  • Garde Manger
  • Training Kitchen
  • Pastry Kitchen
  • Hot Kitchen
  • Mock Bar Counter

  1. Mass Communication Facilities
  • Photography Studio
  • Broadcasting Studio
  • Recording and Editing Studio
  1. Dedicated IT Labs
  • Software Development Lab
  • Mac Lab
  • CAD Lab
  • Mentor Graphics Lab
  • Animation Lab
  • Mobile App Development Lab


Student accommodation is based on a first-come-first-serve basis. Priority is granted to the first-years, out-station, and foreign students. ​


On-Campus Accommodation​:

​All rooms are en-suite with bathrooms and air-conditioned. Students are allowed to choose between renting a single room or a twin-sharing room. ​For their convenience, each residential floor has a dedicated pantry and discussion area. ​


​Students can access the premises using a Smart Card. It is monitored through 24 hours CCTV and patrolled by the Bandar Utama Auxilary Police Force. ​


​The lodging building is situated next to the facilities for indoor sports. ​

  1. ​Single Room ​
  2. Twin Sharing Room ​
  3. Common Area​

Off-Campus Accommodation​:

​The lodging is part of Centrepoint Bandar Utama, a Neighbourhood Convenience Centre located across the road from the campus. Eateries, convenience stores, and medical and dental clinics are available in the Centre. ​

  1. ​Single Room ​
  2. Twin Sharing Room​


For more information, please contact [email protected].