Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC)

Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

University Detail

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Campus setting Urban
Living cost USD 359 / Month
Student population Large (More than 10,000)
International students 40%
Institution type Private

About Campus

Tunku Abdu Rahman University College (TAR UC) is a top university in the country with 50 years of providing students with a quality education at a reasonable price.


​With the population of about 28,000 students taking up more than 15o programs, TAR UC has now six campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Johor, Perak, Pahang, and Sabah. The main campus is the Kuala Lumpur at Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak with 186 acres of land.​


​The undergraduate programs were supported by its seven faculties: Applied Sciences (FOAS), Computing and Information Technology (FOCS), Accountancy, Finance and Business (FAFB), Engineering and Technology (FOET), Built Environment (FOBE), Communication and Creative Industries (FCCI) and Social Science and Humanities (FSSH). ​


​The Pre-University has its Centre the same as for Postgraduate Studies and Research where students have a choice from a variety of Masters and PhD Programs.​


​With over 200,000 alumni, TAR UC has already made some of the national leaders and successful entrepreneurs and professionals due to its high academic standards and well-trained graduates.

Campus Information

The Main Campus in Kuala Lumpur is at Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak, with a land area of 186 acres. Being one with nature and innovation, the lead campus manages and understudies the rich greenery decorated by gazebos, pergola, and arranged parks, as well as state-of-the-art offices.​


​The campus plan and environment are exceptionally conducive for unwinding. The undulating and sloped nature of the campus, comprising of multi-level grounds has been protected to mix with the natural surroundings.​


​Commuting is convenient with public transport like Light Rail Transit (LRT), highways, and middle-ring roads that provide easy accessibility to campus. Major shopping complexes like Jaya Jusco, Carrefour, Giant, Wangsa Walk, KL Festival City, and places of interest like the National Zoo, Batu Caves, Royal Selangor Pewter, and Lake Titiwangsa are within the vicinity. The local area also has a variety of Chinese, Malay, Indian, Thai, and Western food to sample.



The campus includes 10-blocks of 5-story lodging settlement. The accommodation has a twin-sharing premise and comes prepared with beds, closets, tables and chairs. The following facilities are provided:


  • Air-conditioning
  • Stationery shop
  • Cafeteria
  • Launderette
  • ATM
  • Public phone
  • 24-hour security service

​TAR UC also provides off-campus convenience with Teratai Residency, a 28-story building comprising of 448 units with the choice of air-conditioned/non-air-conditioned rooms in each unit. It has the following facilities:

  • Exercise centre
  • Swimming pool
  • Grill pit
  • Cafeteria
  • Mosque
  • Launderette.

​International students who are fascinated by the on-campus lodging convenience are required to total and send the Lodging Application Frame to the Worldwide Understudy Office as before long as conceivable, as the inn rooms are designated on a first-come-first-served basis.​

​Those who are want to stay off-campus have an option in nearby housing areas within the vicinity of the University College. Apartments, condominiums, and houses are available for rent.


For more information, please contact [email protected].