About SEGi University

First established in 1977, SEGi University & Colleges has undergone tremendous growth to meet the demands for tertiary and professional education. With a population of 20,000 local and international students, SEGi stands as one of the most established private higher education institutions in Malaysia. Since its establishment over four decades ago, SEGi is proud to acknowledge that it has produced over 130,000 alumni all around the world who are now professional leaders in their respective fields.

As a higher education institution, SEGi University provides affordable quality global education to school leavers and working adults in the field of Accounting, Finance and Business Management, Medicine, Dentistry, Optometry, Pharmacy, Biomedical Science, Engineering, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Psychology, Hospitality & Tourism Management, Early Childhood Education, as well as pre-university programmes.

SEGi University has also been producing industry-relevant graduates and because of the current Industry 4.0 revolution, SEGi continues to update its programmes offered to its students and collaborate with industry leaders to ensure its academics and students are Industry 4.0-ready. SEGi University is committed to adopting a global benchmark in producing world-class students and academics who could continuously evolve and generate the Malaysian economy to the next level.

SEGi students are supported and guided to succeed in the classrooms and also outside the classrooms. Besides providing academic support and guidance, SEGi ensures its students’ wellbeing is taken care of through SEGi CONNECT, its Mentor-Mentee system, SEGi Enrichment Programme, Academic Skills Unit, Global Industry Placement, SEGi Employment Readiness Programme, and SEGi Corporate Partners. 

SEGi University launched its first R&D Blueprint (2016 – 2020) focusing on three main phases in 2015, allowing SEGi to drive successful research and innovation strategies with an impactful outcome for the community. A clear theme that runs through this blueprint is the need for all components of the university system to work seamlessly together. In moving forward, SEGi will internalise its research capability through effective collaboration with the public, university, business sectors and across national boundaries, mainly focusing on preparing SEGi academics and students for Industry 4.0. To add credibility to its research capabilities, SEGi was recently awarded 3 Stars in the 2020 Malaysia Research Assessment (MyRA). 

SEGi emerged in the top 54% of the 2020 QS World University Rankings: Asia and obtained the highest 5 Star rating in the categories of Teaching, Facilities, Social Responsibility, and Inclusiveness. It also received 4 Stars in the category of Employability sealing in the overall quality of its education. Previously, SEGi was also awarded 5 Stars in the above categories in the 2016 QS audit. This makes SEGi the first university to receive such strong recognition for prioritising society’s needs in Malaysia.