Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) is a premier educational institution with more than four decades of excellence in providing quality and affordable education. Known then as Tunku Abdul Rahman College (TAR College) since its inception in 1969, the institution had been upgraded to University College in 2013. With the upgrading, TAR UC is able to offer Bachelor degree and Postgraduate programmes.
Today, TAR UC has a thriving student population of 28,000 pursuing more than 100 programmes of studies in a wide spectrum of disciplines at six campuses in Kuala Lumpur, Penang, Johor, Perak, Pahang and Sabah. The Kuala Lumpur Main Campus is located at Jalan Genting Kelang, Setapak and sprawls across an area of 186 acres.
TAR UC is supported by four faculties in the delivery of undergraduate degree programmes, namely the Faculty of Applied Sciences and Computing (FASC), Faculty of Accountancy, Finance and Business (FAFB), Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment (FEBE) and Faculty of Social Science, Arts and Humanities (FSAH). There is also the Centre for Pre-University Studies and our latest Centre for Postgraduate Studies and Research which offers Master of Business Administration (MBA), Master of Science (Life Sciences) and Master of Science (Physical Science).
As an institution that is well-regarded by the industries for its high academic standards and well-trained graduates, TAR UC counts some of the national leaders, successful entrepreneurs and professionals among its 190,000 alumni.