Accreditation that Recognize by Malaysian Government

Ministry of Education Malaysia
Ministry of Education Malaysia (MOE)

North Borneo University College is registered with the Ministry of Education, Malaysia, under the Private Higher Educational Institutions Act 1996.

Malaysia Qualification Agency
Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA)

All academic programs offered by The University is registered with Malaysian Qualifications. The national accreditation agency is responsible for higher education accreditation.

The Association of Commonwealth Universities
The Association of Commonwealth Universities

The University is a Full Member of The Association of Commonwealth Universities. NBUC membership in ACU will also highlight the University’s commitment to a steadfast in social responsibility, international development, and inter-university collaboration. 

Dewan Bandaraya Kota Kinabalu
Kota Kinabalu City Hall

The University is also registered and licensed by Kota Kinabalu City Hall under Trades Licensing Ordinance 1948. Fully recognized by Sabah State Government.

National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN)

All diploma and degree programs offered by The University is recognized by the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN). Malaysian students are eligible to obtain Study Loan from PTPTN.

Global Network & Centres

NBUC Has a network of campuses and learning centres across various countries. All centres offer identical qualifications with same assessment standard and quality control.


First Campus Established

Regional & Executive Centres

The current list of North Borneo University College courses delivered by Regional Centre and Executive Centres is on the map of the page


Number of Students

Executive Centre

An executive centre is designed with the facilities support and recruitment for the Academic Committee to deliver the courses from the main campus of the university directly


Number of Program Offered

Regional Centre

A regional centre is achieved following a process of institutional recognition. This leads to recognition by the North Borneo University College's Senate for the purpose of delivering courses that lead to an award of the university. Courses are delivered by the Learning Centre but awarded and quality assured by North Borneo University College.


Nationalities Presented