Sunway University is an educational establishment within Sunway holding which is one of the leading holdings of Malaysia. Sunway University has been upgrading thanks to agreements with institutions which are especially worldwide famous in their fields day by day. The university gives degree of both Lancaster and Sunway University in virtue of studies about equivalence and adaptation with Lancaster University which is ranked amongst the top 10 UK universities and the top 200 universities of world.
Sunway University nurtures qualified students with extensive education oriented to leading institutions of Malaysia that wants to be an industrialized country. The education has necessary and enough content for today’s conditions and future.
Sunway University accepts to upgrade in principle. It makes this by leading educational content according to academic and worldwide needs. This main principle is an important factor for nurturing individuals who will make a major contribution to development of humanity in every field.
Sunway University devotes itself to become a worldwide qualified higher education institution with superior education system, privately designed programmes for young students and campuses with modern facilities.
The university has fulfilled its aim by making agreements about “Twin Degree” programme with prominent universities of UK, US and Australia. (With an education in Sunway University, you can get degree of both Sunway and university which is agreed.)
This devotion is proved and awarded with excellent academic results of graduates and students. There are prestigious awards and rector’s praises of respected universities among these awards. It cannot be accepted as a coincidence that transfer rate of international education programmes in Sunway University is over %95.
Sunway University assures excellence in education, because a good education is essential for a good future. Therefore, Sunway University gives chance of qualified education for strong minded people who want to achieve.
While establishing Sunway University, Sunway Corporation Group is always generous with providing necessary conditions in order to make vital values improve and enrich. The group also launches a fund for Sunway University. And, it has started studies of establishing educational institutions on behalf of students in March, 1997.
These studies have been accepted as a legacy and officially continued services as Jeffrey Cheah Foundation on 18 March 2010. Thus, qualified education and galvaniser are given to next generation students via vision of Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Jeffrey Cheah who is the founder rector of university.
Jeffrey Cheah Foundation shares the same views with many governmental institutions: Reintroduce someone into society. Incomes rest of expenses in parted fund of foundation are primarily used for qualified education, R&D subsidy and scholarships for successful students.
The foundation governed by a prominent board of trustees aims at continuing its services enough for giving superior education to today’s and future’s students.
Unique construction is made by inspiring from worldwide well-regarded and essential universities and makes Sunway University be first private university in its area.
One of the missions of Sunway University is the commitment to improving, applying and spreading knowledge.
These principles which will make major contributions to development of humanity are strengthened in Sunway University as a consideration of quality and management.
It is proudly stated by university that quality and standards of education are evaluated as “Excellent” with successful results of SETARA (equivalence in Malay) tests and controls applied with Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) (like TSE in Turkey). This evaluation proves the quality of Sunway University among other local/foreign or state/private universities one more time.
Moreover, Sunway University adapts to not only spreading current knowledge but also applying and improving knowledge. Thus, it teaches available knowledge in a best way and attributes to new discoveries and developments.
Today’s world analyses many problems with intelligence, logic and knowledge. There are economic problems, requirements introduced by technology, increase of population and dangerous climate change among these problems. These problems are very hard and complicate. However, we can completely understand these problems and make solutions for them by means of a careful rational research with well-supported education. Understanding our problems better, improving and evaluating our lives better are seen as a part of education etiquette of Sunway University.
Academic staff members of Sunway University keeps themselves and their knowledge up-to-date and follows development in their fields. Many academicians take a part in research and development projects in their own fields of study. Researches made in Sunway University are directly reflected to education. Thus, the quality of education programmes offered to students is improved. Sunway University is the only private university which has two stars according to evaluation of Malaysian Research Assessment (MyRA).
One of the features of Sunway University is to be governed by non-profit organization Jeffery Cheah Foundation like John Harvard Foundation. On the other hand, this means to reflect wish of founder of Sunway University, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Jeffrey Cheah and improve for the sake of “Harvard of East”.