Quest International University Perak (QIUP) is a private and research institution that was first established under the Higher Educational Institutions Act 555 and is currently under the ownership of Global Integrated Training Associates Sdn Bhd. It is located in Ipoh, Perak which is also recognised as one of the top 10 must-visit places in Asia by Lonely Planet. It’s a promising place for students to get away from the hustle and bustle of the city and focusing on leading a complete student life. Other than that, it’s budget-friendly for students with the lower cost of living and accommodation fee compared with other cities in the country.
QI group currently has plans to establish a new campus in a strategic and ecological environment of Bandar Meru Raya to meet the increasing demands of its student enrollment. One aspect of the plan includes having a mixture of residences and commercial edu-city development, and therefore, will be the first of its kind in the country to create an education hub. QIUP’s new campus is expected to be fully complete and running by 2019 and is said to have the capacity to accommodate 10,000 student population.
The University aspires to be a model research-led private university with global strategic linkages oriented to deliver quality programmes and interdisciplinary research of international standing.
– To offer cutting-edge, market-driven undergraduate and postgraduate programmes in the Medical and Allied Health Sciences, Pure and Applied Sciences, Engineering, Computer Technology, Business and Management, and Social Sciences fields that impact the local and global knowledge-economy.
– To promote research and innovation in frontier disciplinary and interdisciplinary areas of study in its various programmes with collaborative links to premier universities and centres of excellence.
– To promote student-centred learning and impart holistic education through extracurricular activities and soft skills training, including clinical/industrial exposure and technopreneurship training.
– To be an outward-looking university that works closely with all segments of community and industry and thereby serve as a geographical focal point for socio-economic development of the State.