Han Chiang College in Penang Island

Han Chiang College is a not-for-profit institution of higher learning that offers quality education at affordable fees for the community. Since its establishment in 1999, it has become a renowned College in the country catering to the educational needs of local and international students. Han Chiang College currently offers one Foundation, eight Diploma and one 3+0 Degree Programme, all accredited by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).

Our Foundation in Communication is specially designed to cater to students who intend to take on our 3+0 Bachelor of Communication in collaboration with the University of Southern Queensland (USQ), Australia. Our programmes are forward-looking and career oriented. Classroom teaching is always complemented with real-life projects as the College is always in close liaison with the corporate sector.

Han Chiang College traces its origins to the journalism programme offered by Han Chiang High School through its post-secondary education in 1978. The programme has successfully produced a good number of journalists for the media industry.

From Journalism, the College has expanded its horizons and made its foray into other disciplines such as Mass Communication, Business, Information Technology, Chinese Studies and Multimedia.

Han Chiang College in Penang Island

On December 02, 2014, Han Chiang College received a formal invitation from the Ministry of Education Malaysia (now Ministry of Higher Education – MoHE) to be upgraded to a University College. The Board of Directors, Management and staff of the College are working tirelessly to fulfil the requirements laid down by the MoHE for the registration of Han Chiang University College of Communication (HCUCC) to provide seamless, reputable, affordable and industry-driven degree pathways for our students within the stipulated time frame.

Programmes at Han Chiang College

Business and Management

Diploma in Accounting
Diploma in Business Management
Diploma in Logistics Management


3+0 Bachelor of Communication
Diploma in Broadcast Journalism
Diploma in Mass Communication
Foundation in Communication

Applied Creative Arts and Design

Diploma in Multimedia Communication Design

Chinese Studies

Diploma in Chinese Studies

Automotive Programme

Malaysia Skill Certificate (SKM)
Diploma in Vehicle Maintenance and Repair – City & Guilds (International Vocational Qualification)
Hybrid System Technology

Han Chiang College Partner Universities/Academic Links

Study in China

Peking University
Jinan University
Jilin University
Nanjing University
Tsinghua University
Guangxi University
Shanghai University
Huaqiao University
Communication University of China
Xiamen University
HuaZhong Normal University

Study in Taiwan

Chaoyang University of Technology
Fu Jen Catholic Univeristy
Ming Chuan Univeristy
National Cheng Kung University
Nanhua University
Tamkang University
Feng Chia University
Shih Hsin University
I-Shou University
Hsiuping Institute of Technology
Yuan Ze University
National Chin Yi University of Technology
Chinese Culture University
Tunghai University

Study in Australia

University of Southern Queensland
Queensland University of Technology
Flinders University
Central Queensland University
James Cook University
Griffith University
Charles Darwin University
University of the Sunshine Coast

Study in New Zealand

Lincoln University

Study in United States of America

Northwood University

Study in United Kingdom

Middlesex University
Oxford Brookes University
University of Portsmouth
Manchester Metropolitan University
Teesside University
University of Wolverhampton
University of Central England
University of Westminster
University of the West of England

Han Chiang College Contact Details

Han Chiang College
Jalan Lim Lean Teng, 11600 Georgetown, Penang, Malaysia.

Phone: 04-283 1088 / 011-36031088 / 011-36021088 / 011-36141088

Email: info@hcu.edu.my

Website: http://hcu.edu.my