University System of Tunku Abdul Rahman

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University System of Tunku Abdul Rahman
拉曼大学系统 (Chinese)
PurposeTo promote vocational education in Malaysia
1 private university, 1 private university college and 2 private colleges
University System of Tunku Abdul Rahman
Simplified Chinese拉曼大學系統
Traditional Chinese拉曼大学系统

The University System of Tunku Abdul Rahman (USTAR) is the organizational body that includes 4 private institutions of higher learning in Malaysia. It sets goals to promote vocational education in the country.[1] Recently, committee members of USTAR paid a visit to Australia[2] and Taiwan.[3]

List of institutions[edit]

Institution Location Founded Chairman Status
Institute CECE Kuala Lumpur 1993 Oh Yean Choo[4] College
Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) Selangor, Perak 2002 Tun Dr. Ling Liong Sik[5] University
Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC) Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Perak, Pahang, Johor Bahru, Sabah 1969 YB Dato' Sri Liow Tiong Lai[6] University College
VTAR Institute (VTAR) Kuala Lumpur 1990 Tan Cheng Liang[7] College

See also[edit]


  1. ^ "Serving up kuey teow pro". The Star. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  2. ^ "USTAR Study Tour to Australia". UTAR. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  3. ^ "馬來西亞拉曼大學系統代表組團赴臺考察". Ministry of Education, Taiwan. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  4. ^ "Academic Team". Institute CECE. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  5. ^ "University Council". UTAR. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  6. ^ "TARUC's The Board of Governors". TARUC. Retrieved 20 February 2016.
  7. ^ "About VTAR Institute Management". VTAR. Retrieved 20 February 2016.