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IACT College

Petaling Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia
  • 3 MyQuest
Campus setting Suburban
Living cost S$ 492 per month
Student population Small (1,000 or less)
International students 5%
Institution type Private

About IACT College

IACT College, formerly known as Institute Advertising Communication Training (IACT) has over 40 years experience in training and education, making IACT the specialist institute in creative communication.

Apart from the specialization of IACT College which is to educate future generation and supply qualified experts in the world of advertising and marketing communication, producing job-ready graduates in the field of Broadcasting, Creative Multimedia and Graphic Design is covered in its repertoire as well.

IACT College assures graduates with qualified proficiency in the field of advertising and communication by real-life projects with various companies and brand owners, vital hands-on training. An opportunity will be offered for students especially during practical work training in organizations such as media, public relations and leading advertising agencies.

IACT is founded and endorsed by the MAA and 4As, which has enabled project based learning (PBL) teaching pedagogy moving towards academic achievements. As a result, IACT College students have won numerous awards in local and international competitions such as the Kancil Awards, L'oreal Brandstorm, AdWave and InterAd making IACT the specialist college in creative communication.

IACT College is the only institution in Malaysia that is endorsed by a Global Advertising Authority, International Advertising Association (IAA), New York. IAA is one of the world’s largest networks of advertisers, agencies and media companies. This opens doors for our graduates to communication and advertising agencies all over the world.

Campus information

IACT College is a city campus with a modern environment modelled after city campuses in the UK and US. The setting is perfect for those pursuing a career in creative communication. The vibrancy from being around city campus lifestyle creates an environment that allows creativity to flourish.

The Campus provides you with creative spaces that are equipped with relevant 21st century learning facilities.

  • Brainstorming rooms
  • Library
  • Advanced MAC Lab
  • Sound Editing Studio
  • Advanced PC Lab
  • Cyber Research Station
  • Photography Studio
  • Music Academy
  • Gymnasium
  • Audio Recording Suite
  • Advanced Editing Room
  • Radio Studio
  • Art Studio
  • Green Screen Room
  • Swimming Pool
  • Wifi Access

IACT College is located in the heart of Petaling Jaya, Selangor, it is easily accessible from major highways as well as via public transports.

Address: VSQ @ PJ City Centre, Block 2, Unit 13A-1, Jalan Utara, Section 14, 46200 Petaling Jaya, Selangor Darul Ehsan, West Malaysia.

Via Buses / LRT:

  • From Asia Jaya LRT Station: 5 mins walk

Arriving at Kuala Lumpur by Air from Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA & KLIA 2)

  • Travel via train with Express Rail Link (ERL) that offers a direct link to KL Sentral (a hub that connects you to various bus and train networks in the city).
  • Taxi service are also availablee.


Outstation students are given the priority to stay in accomodation available near the college. IACT College work with different agents to provide safe, comfortable and affordable condo units conveniently located near the college, public transport system and commercial areas. Please meet the education advisors of the college or representing agents for more info.

General facilities provided:

  • Air Conditioning
  • Study Table & Chair
  • Shower Heater
  • LCD TV & DVD Player
  • Dining Table
  • Gymnasium
  • Laundrette
  • Lounge Area
  • Microwave Oven
  • Wardrobe 
  • Fridge
  • Cleaning Services
  • 24 Hour Security

Additional info

University Affiliations
IACT College has strong partnerships with seven universities and access to more than 200 institutions of higher learning in UK, USA and Australia. Students are welcomed to seek assistance and counseling from experienced IACT College staff to complete a degree with the following affiliated partners:

  • RMIT University, Australia
  • Charles Sturt University, Australia
  • University of Canberra, Australia
  • AUT University, New Zealand
  • University of Hertfordshire, UK
  • Hawai'i Pacific University, USA
  • Northwood University, USA


Courses available 8

Business, Management 1 Creative Arts & Design 2 Mass Communication & Media 6



Reviews 3

The learning process is dynamic and allows for students to learn hands on through industry clients. The management takes complaints and criticism well and actually take action when necessary.
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I love how small the campus is. Almost everything a student would need is just a minute or two away. The smaller size also meant that the campus community is more closely knit; new students wouldn't have to feel left out as there always seniors around (all they have to do is say 'hi!'). I also …
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