F.A.Q
 

Who Are We?
How to contact us?
What are the programmes offered at Optima International College?
Will new programmes be introduced?
What is unique about Optima International College?
What are the teaching and learning facilities available at Optima International College?
Have the programmes offered at Optima International College received approval from the authorities?
Are there any financial assistance available for students?
Do we provide Hostel Accommodation?
What are the career prospects upon graduating from Optima International College?
   

Who Are We?

 

Established in 1998, OPTIMA was known as Institute Optima and progressed to become OPTIMA INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE under a new senior management team in 2012. OPTIMA is a significant contributor to the field of para-professional education in Malaysia especially for the hospitality and tourism Industry. OPTIMA's strength has been its Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Programme. You will enjoy a well-established reputation amongst our industry partners namely both local and global, because of the multiple disciplines within the course.

Since 2013, the new management has embarked on providing many career driven programmes with a global network of Institutional and Industry partners.


How to contact us?

 

OPTIMA INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE
(JPT/BPP (D) 1000-701/318)


No. 50, One Puchong Business Park,
Jalan OP 1/5, Off Jalan Puchong,
47160 Puchong, Selangor Darul Ehsan.

TELEPHONE
603-8076 7041 / 603-8076 7047

FAX
603-8076 7043

Email: info@optima.edu.my

What are the programmes offered at Optima International College?

 

Programmes offered are:

a)  Certificate in Tourism and Hospitality
b)  Certificate in English (3 Levels)
c)  Diploma in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Management
d)  Foundation in Science


Will new programmes be introduced?

 

Yes, new programmes will be introduced, as Optima is now in the process of offering many market driven Certificate, Diploma, Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes.

*(Kindly take note that the programmes will be offered upon receiving approval from all the relevant agencies and ministries. Please visit us regularly for updates.)


What is unique about Optima International College?

 

Our unique concept is the Global University Network (GUN), a new concept developed by the new management team in view of the global education and economic challenges and changes. The future sees a learning environment without borders, and for this, Institutions like us will have to prepare our graduates to be the graduate of the future – with a strategy of Study Local and Work Global – SLWG more details

We have established a Network in PR China and India and we are working to position OPTIMA, Malaysia to bridge these two great economies of a huge affluent society with unlimited needs for tertiary education.  OPTIMA have established an international network and this network is growing with many more in the pipeline.  A potential student from any one of our network can do parts of the study in any one of this country and opt to graduate at our partner institution of choice. This network will allow, among others to promote:

  • Collaborative Work
  • Conference
  • Workshop
  • Research
  • Internship
  • Resource Sharing
  • Faculty Exchange
  • ISEP – study abroad
  • International Students Exchange Programme
  • Possible Internship/Placement for the Future

What are the teaching and learning facilities available at Optima International College?

 

Our Teaching and Learning facilities consists of Computer Labs, Language Lab, Classrooms, Housekeeping Mock up, F&B training facility, Kitchen, Library and Student Recreational Rooms. We are currently refurbishing and enhancing the facilities at OPTIMA to provide our current and future students a learning environment that will result in a wholesome student experience.  These includes among others:

  • More labs – state of the art/functional
  • Increase in library collection
  • More technology driven teaching and learning aids
  • General refurbishment
  • Integration of e learning through OPTIMA Virtual Learning Centre. more details

Have the programmes offered at Optima International College received approval from the authorities?

 

Yes, all the programmes are approved by the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), an entity under the Ministry of Higher Education to ensure quality assurance of higher education.


Are there any financial assistance available for students?

 

For local students, we will assist the students to apply for study loans that are available through EPF and PTPTN. Other sources of financial assistance include banks and cooperative societies. Local and international students may also apply for external scholarships on their own from various corporate organizations and scholarship boards. We will assist where need be.


Do we provide Hostel Accommodation?

 

Optima International College provides hostel accommodation for our local students. Local students are only required to pay hostel maintenance charges. For international students, the cost of accommodation arrangement will be charged accordingly based on the chosen accommodation range should they require us to arrange their accommodation. more details


What are the career prospects upon graduating from Optima International College?

 

Diploma in Travel, Tourism and Hospitality Management
Growth for Malaysia’s hospitality and tourism industries have been exceptional in the past year and is expected to strengthen together with Asia-Pacific countries as forecasted by the United Nations World Tourism Organization. Against this backdrop, our students can be assured that future career prospects within these thriving industries will be greatly promising.

Our course is distinctive as it is comprehensively structured around three core areas namely, Hospitality, Travel and Tourism. This enables flexible transitions and versatile career options across all these sectors. Underpinning these specialist areas is an education which is also strongly focused on business management skills thus ensuring that you are work-ready for any business environment.

 
 
 

 
OPTIMA INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE
No. 50, One Puchong Business Park,
Jalan OP 1/5, Off Jalan Puchong,
47160 Puchong, Selangor Darul Ehsan.
 
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