Sabah Foundation Technical College
Sabah Foundation Technical College (KTYS)
, with its mission to provide lifelong learning, is on the fast track to become a centre of academic and vocational training in the state.
Among others, the objectives of KTYS are to offer industry-related courses; to provide educational opportunities to students in rural areas; to develop competent students as well as to produce skilled human resources in line with the requirements of the state.
Towards this end, smart partnerships are built with relevant industry players, educational and training institutions. On the development of human capital, KTYS is working closely with the government to equip its students with the necessary skills in meeting the job market's requirements.
As such, KTYS has taken a new approach in education by adopting a Competency-Based Training approach by providing the students trainings and placing them in the job market. The objectives are to produce more K-workers as well as to meet the demands of the industry.
Certificate programmes offered under the Malaysian Skills Development Programmes, among others are Business and Finance, Automotive Technology, Building Construction, Welding Technology, Pastry and Culinary, Electrical Technician, and Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning.
The Academic Diploma Programmes offered are Automotive Technology, Building Construction Technology, Business Management, Electrical Technology, Management Technology (Collaboration with UTM), Management Technology (Accounting) (Collaboration with UTM), Property Management (Collaboration with UTM), Computer Science (Information Technology) (Collaboration with UTM), Syariah Finance (Collaboration with KUIM) and Islamic Studies with Human Resources Development (Collaboration with KUIM). In conjunction with the collaboration between Sabah Foundation and University Malaysia Pahang (UMP), KTYS also offers the Foundation in Science programme.
All academic diploma programmes conducted at KTYS are approved and accredited by the Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA), and the vocational skills programme are run under the approval of the Department of Skills Development.
For more information, please visit www.ktys.edu.my
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