RM 800,000 Worth of Scholarships to be Given Away!
As a continuous commitment in providing education, FAME International College is currently offering scholarships up to RM 800 000 for their Diploma and Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) programmes. For both programmes, students who achieved 7As and above in their SPM are eligible to apply for scholarship. Students can apply for scholarship by submitting their actual SPM result.
FAME International College offers Diploma in Accounting and Finance, Diploma in Business Administration, Diploma in Business Information Systems, and Diploma in Entrepreneurship. They also offer Certified Accounting Technician (CAT Qualification) and The Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA Qualification).
Students who excel in sports or other areas of talent recognized at state or national level are also eligible to apply for FAME’s scholarship. Furthermore, as part of FAME’s contribution to society, the college offers hardship scholarships for all Diploma and CAT courses to students who come from single parent family or with household income of less than RM2000 per month.
After completing their Diploma in FAME, students are able to further their studies at universities affiliated with FAME such as University of Sunderland (UK), University of Portsmouth (UK), Oxford Brookes University (UK), University of Derby (UK), Southern Cross University (Australia), BPP University College (UK), Anglia Ruskin University (UK), Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) and FTMS Global KL.
In addition to the courses, FAME is offering International English (IELTS) programme to students who feel the need to improve their English as a preparation for further academic studies. The English programme will be a 3 months course addressing the four dominant skills of the English language: reading, writing, listening and speaking. The programme is also suitable for anyone who wishes to equip their English before sitting for IELTS. Students can opt to sit for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) after completing the English programme.
Students who wish to study in FAME can apply for National Higher Education Funds Corporation (PTPTN), a study loan which is a low-interest loan (1%) that is given out by the government to assist students financially. Effective 1st of March 2015, students can register for their SSPN account in FAME. FAME is authorised by PTPTN to receive SSPN registration for PTPTN application purposes therefore, students no longer need to register their SSPN account at PTPTN office. The college will fully assist students in their PTPTN application process all the way till submission with no additional charge.
Parents or students can also opt for FAME’s very own interest free, flexible monthly repayment scheme which can be paid over the period of up to 25 months. Alternatively, payments can be made from the withdrawal of savings from the EPF second account for qualified EPF members.
FAME will be participating in the upcoming Borneo Post International Education Fair (BPIEF) at Borneo Convention Centre (BCCK) on 21st and 22nd March 2015. On the same days, the college is welcoming the public to visit the campus located at Jalan Song, Brighton Square for their Info Day. Parents and students can enquire about the courses offered in FAME at both places.
Students are advised to bring along their SPM results and MyKad for consultation and registration purpose during the 2 days event. All courses will commence on 13th April 2015. For any inquiries, call 082-285 777.
FAME International College to Assist Students in Job Search
FAME International College (formerly known as FTMS International College) is determined to assist their students in securing a job after graduation. FAME has set up a Student Affairs Department last year with the aim to provide an outstanding service to their students in achieving their career goals, as well as to employers out there seeking candidates in the business and accounting field.
FAME International College is a reputable accounting and business school offering Diploma in Business Administration (DBA), Diploma in Accounting and Finance (DAF), Diploma in Business Information Systems (DBIS) to Diploma in Entrepreneurship (DIE). FAME is an acronym for Finance, Accounting, Management and Entrepreneurship which are the core themes of the college.
The Student Affairs Department was established as a channel to assist existing FAME students to find a job related to their field of study. In the past, the college had coordinated a career talk for the students from Jobstreet.com and will continue to organize a series of workshops for their final year students who are about to graduate to prepare them for their future job application. The workshops will include resume writing, grooming and presentation skills during jobs interviews.
The department is also an ideal stepping stone for fresh graduates as well as old graduates to seek employment with extra support. The department is dedicated to guide fresh graduates of FAME to look for jobs as they embark into the working world after graduating. To fully benefit from this service, FAME students and graduates are encouraged to seek advice and guidance from the department to increase their chances of being employed in their field.
“It is our mission to see every FAME graduates find employment after they leave college. Our Student Affairs Department ensures FAME graduates have a higher chance of finding a job in their specialty,” says FAME CEO, David Chew.
Besides having the students’ interests at heart, the Student Affairs Department also serves as a platform for employers to advertise jobs. The department aims to provide quality trainees and employees to employers out there. It facilitates employers to find suitable candidates to fill in their job vacancies in their companies.
Student Affairs Officer, Harry Hii commented, “We have been receiving request from various companies seeking candidates to work for them. We are confident to assist our students to get the job they want.”
FAME does not only strive to help students to excel in academics but to also prepare them to do well in other aspects in life. FAME understands the importance of cultivating good character and useful skills to its students. FAME organizes soft-skills training each year to their students to enhance their emotional intelligence (EQ) which plays an important part in determining one’s success in life.
FAME gives opportunities to its students to be involved in real-life business related cases in their lessons and are encouraged to integrate their skills in organizing various activities. Over the years, FAME students have organized several events yearly such as Halloween Night, FAME Race and Challenge, Buffet Dinner Gathering, BBQ trips, Prom Night and charity events.
FAME is Offering 2-Days GST Workshop Specially for Project Based and Construction Companies
Venue: FAME International College
Date: 9 - 10 Feb 2015
Time: 8:30am - 5:30pm
Call 082-285 777 or 011-1989 2528 for more information!
Open Day 13th to 14th December 2014
Course consultation during previous Open Day
FAME International College (formerly known as FTMS College) is having its Open Day starting tomorrow, 13th December 2014 until Sunday, 14th December 2014 from 9.00 am to 4.00 pm. Those who come during the two days Open Day will be eligible to obtain FREE merchandises such as laptops and printers.
FAME International College is well aware of the public’s concern about the implementation of 6% GST next year. Fear not about GST! Even though FAME International College is in the 6% GST exempted category, there will be a 6% cash rebate for all courses except ACCA for January 2015 intake.
There will also be an extra rebate of RM 500 for those who register for January intake in which terms and conditions apply. Those who are interested to apply for scholarship may also inquire during the two days event.
Students may apply using their mock SPM results and can expect to choose their courses from Diploma in Accounting and Finance, Diploma in Business Administration, Diploma in Business Information Systems, Diploma in Entrepreneurship and Certified Accounting Technician (CAT) in their pursuit for higher learning.
FAME will be offering foundation in April 2015 and Bachelor programme in Business and Accounting starting in September 2015. All courses offered by FAME are fully accredited and recognised by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA).
Students are able to further their studies after their Diploma at universities affiliated with FAME such as University of Sunderland (UK), University of Portsmouth (UK), Oxford Brookes University (UK), University of Derby (UK), Southern Cross University (Australia), BPP University College (UK), Anglia Ruskin University (UK), University of Essex (UK), Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) and FTMS Global KL.
Students can apply for National Higher Education Funds Corporation (PTPTN), a study loan which is a low-interest loan (1%) that is given out by the government to assist students financially.Students can be rest assured that the college will fully assist them in their PTPTN application process all the way till submission.
New rules apply to PTPTN loan amount effective from 1st November 2014. Parents who are BR1M receiver will be eligible to apply for 100% PTPTN loan. Household income less than RM8000 will be eligible for 75% PTPTN loan while household income more than RM8000 will be eligible for 50% PTPTN loan.
Course payments can also be made via credit card Easy Payment Plan (with 0% interest if paid within 12 months) with Public Bank, RHB Bank and Maybank.
Parents or students can also opt for FAME’s very own interest free, flexible monthly repayment scheme which can be paid over the period of up to 25 months.
Alternatively, payments can be made from the withdrawal of savings from the EPF second account for qualified EPF members.
Students are advised to bring along their mock or actual SPM results or UEC results and MyKad for consultation and registration purpose during the 2 days event.
In the month of December, FAME will have extended consultation hours, Monday to Friday (8.30 am – 9.30 pm) and Saturday and Sunday (9 am – 4 pm).
In the meantime, interested parties can visit FAME’s website at www.fame.edu.my or call 082-285 777 for more information. All Diploma courses at FAME will commence on 5th Jan 2015.
FAME International College to have first ever FAME FAIR!
FAME International College is going to have a FAME fair tomorrow, 22 November 2014. FAME Fair 2014 will be held in and around the campus of FAME International College at Brighton Square, Jalan Song.
During the fair, various stalls will be set up by FAME students and several vendors from Kuching. The event is the first ever organized by the college, with the main purpose for students to display and execute their business skills.
The fair is also to encourage the students to be actively involved in entrepreneurship and gain experience in managing a business. It is likewise part of FAME’s Corporate Social Responsibility to give back to the community, aspartial of the proceeds will be donated to Kuching Autistic Association and Sarawak Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (SSPCA).
Students will work in groups to plan and manage their stalls and they will compete in teams in the running for grand prize of RM 1,000. Students will be judged based on creativity, marketing, organisation and sales.
“This will be the first time FAME organized a fair. We hope the students will have fun during the fair and we welcome the public to come and support us in the event,” mentioned David Chew, CEO of FAME International College.
There will be carwash, music, entertainment, recycle station apart from the usual stalls. Anyone interested can bring their old clothes, toys and books for recycling. The FAME Fair 2014 tickets can be purchased at FAME International College before and during the day itself.
FAME International College FAME International College is a private higher education provider in Malaysia, currently providing ACCA, Certified Accounting Technician (CAT), Diploma in Accounting and Finance, Diploma in Business Administration, Diploma in Business Information Systems and Diploma in Entrepreneurship. FAME is an acronym for Financial, Accountancy, Management and Entrepreneurship.
FAME is also working with University of Cumbria and is hoping to launch a direct entry from all Diploma courses offered at FAME into Year 2 of Degree programmes with University of Cumbria in 2015. In addition, FAME is also discussing delivery of foundation programme with University of Cumbria next year for SPM students. This foundation programme in FAME is expected to launch in March 2015.
The Degree programmes from University of Cumbria will be relevant to FAME’s existing graduates and programmes, allowing students to attain a Bachelor’s Degree from University of Cumbria while completing their studies locally.
FAME students are also able to further their studies after their Diploma at universities affiliated with FAME such as University of Sunderland (UK), University of Portsmouth (UK), Oxford Brookes University (UK), University of Derby (UK), Southern Cross University (Australia), BPP University College (UK), Anglia Ruskin University (UK), Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) and FTMS Global KL.
FAME International College is located in Brighton Square, Jalan Song. Visit the college during their opening hours from 8.30 am to 9.30 pm, Monday to Friday and 8.30 am to 5 pm on Saturday or view the college official website at www.fame.edu.my or call 082-285 777.