Established in 1991, the Limkokwing university of Creative Technology (LUCT) has a presence in several countries. Initially it was a private college founded by Tan Sri Dato’ Sri Paduka Dr Lim Kok Wing and in 2002, the institute got the recognition as a university in Malaysia.
The Limkokwing University calls it’s a true international university with its presence in Asia, Africa and Europe. It has also received an "Accreditation Service for International Colleges and Universities" (ASIC) from United Kingdom. Some of its International campuses also happen to be in countries like Swaziland, China, Cambodia, Botsawana etc.
Currently, there are over 30,000 students studying in LUCT and has international students from over 150 countries. The LUCT offers courses designed for cutting edge industries. It has several courses in Accounting and Finance, Advertising and Marketing, Architecture and Interior, Broadcasting and Journalism, Games and Mobile, Fashion, Tourism, multimedia and Animation etc. The LUCT offers diplomas, professional diplomas, undergraduate and postgraduate degrees. It also promotes industry within university practise.
The LUCT has won many awards including the Highest Enrolment of Foreign Students Award and Special Award for Globalising Malaysian Education from the Malaysian Ministry of Education.
The main campus of the LUCT is in Malaysia and located at Cyberjaya. This campus is huge and vibrant and has a multicultural environment.
The campus is a home to mainly six faculties Design Innovation, Multimedia Creativity, Communication, Media & Broadcasting, Information & Communication Technology, Business Management & Globalisation and Architecture & Built Environment.
The Campus caters to all the needs of students. It has 40 student clubs representing students from other countries. It has a food plaza, a coffee shop, a hair salon, art and print shop along with a medical clinic. The campus is completely equipped with modern learning and teaching facilities, an e-library and a computer lab.
It has an amphitheatre, a photography lab, a lifestyle design salon, sound and music design studio, architecture gallery, a campus radio station and a design exploration gallery.
The LUCT provides an accommodation in the beautiful state-of –the-art building known as the Eagle Nest Ville. It is fully furnished accommodation that has a cafeteria, a swimming pool, a tennis court, a gym etc. in the vicinity. Separate blocks are allotted to male and female students and have been considered as very secured. The building also has a parking lot and a prayer room.
The LUCT through its foundation and with other organisation offers a range of scholarships to the students. Mostly the scholarships are based on academic excellence and an exceptional display of talent. It is mostly in the form of discount from the actual fees.
The University also assures great placements, high paying career opportunities and assists students to begin their careers on a high note.
Transportation and Location
The LUCT has a very convenient shuttle bus service in and around the campus. The campus is also accessible by taxi and train.