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WELCOME TO NBUC
North Borneo University College (“NBUC“) has a distinctive vision and mission to provide the highest level of education at an affordable cost. From the moment students arrive at our campus, we are dedicated to supporting them right through to graduation and into the next stages of their professional and personal development. We provide a premier, student-centred educational experience to all students. In addition, we welcome the diverse opinions and experiences that international students bring to our university college. They enrich our learning and working environment. On behalf of the university, I am very pleased you are considering NBUC and hope this website provides at least some of the information you require to enable you to choose an institution that will best meet your academic and personal development needs. This website should provide you with general information about our university and community, as well as information about the many programmes that NBUC offers to local and international students. Finally, your decision to attend NBUC will mean much more than just earning a qualification. You will be an integral part of the university’s commitment to diversity and globalization and help ensure NBUC develops a broader understanding of the world and its many cultures.
Who We Are
“North Borneo” is the colonial name of what is now known as the state of Sabah in East Malaysia. Based on this strong history, our University was renamed as “North Borneo University College” (NBUC). Originally we were known as “Twintech International University College”.
The University was established in 2006 and, in December 2012, it became part of the Geomatika group. Temporarily our campus ia at Alamesra Permai Plaza 2,Kota Kinabalu ,Sabah.
The University plans to move into its permanent campus by 2020.
Who We Are
“North Borneo” is the colonial name of what is now known as the state of Sabah in East Malaysia. Based on the State’s strong history our University was renamed “North Borneo University College”. Originally we were known as Twintech International University College.
The University was established in 2006 and, in December 2012, it became part of the Geomatika group. Our temporary campus is at Alamesra Permai Plaza 2, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.
The University plans to move into a permanent campus by 2020.
Core Values of NBUC
NBUC‘s Mission statement carries with it the responsibility and the aspirations of NBUC exemplified by all who are associated with the university — our faculty, staff and current and former students. Our vision and mission can be defined by our core values. Leadership – NBUC seeks to provide rigorous academic curricula and challenging co-curricular opportunities to promote the development of leadership qualities in students and to facilitate leadership development among faculty and staff. Excellence – we are committed to innovation and creativity and NBUC strives to produce the highest quality outcomes in all its endeavours. Integrity – “integrity without knowledge is weak and useless and knowledge without integrity is dangerous and dreadful” (Samuel Johnson). Innovation – NBUC is committed to empowering and supporting its faculty, staff and students in the discovery and application of knowledge in teaching and learning and in the development of innovative products and processes. Respect – each person at NBUC is treated with respect and dignity. Diversity – by providing an educational environment that is supportive, collaborative, diverse, global and welcoming NBUC embraces a diversity of ideas, beliefs and cultures.