Kuala Lumpur City Academy, established in 1992 by Prof. Dato Dr Chin See Keat as Optopreneur College via distance learning institution in collaboration with the UK, registered with the Ministry of Education as an official institution in 2002. Before the COVID-19 pandemic, it was renamed Kuala Lumpur City College and is now known as Kuala Lumpur City Academy.

The academy offers a comprehensive educational experience with a focus on practical skills and industry readiness. Students benefit from a monthly allowance of RM1200 sponsored by the college, supplemented with an additional RM500 from government support, totaling RM1700 monthly for those participating in on-the-job training (OJT).

This financial support aims to alleviate the cost of living for students while providing them with valuable hands-on experience in their respective fields. The academy’s commitment to combining academic excellence with practical training ensures that graduates are well-prepared for the demands of the workforce.


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At Kuala Lumpur City Academy, our mission is to provide students with a comprehensive educational experience that focuses on practical skills and industry readiness. We believe in supporting our students by providing them with the knowledge and training they need to succeed in their respective fields. Our vision is to become a leading institution in Malaysia that produces highly skilled graduates who are ready to contribute to the workforce.
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Our vision is to provide all Malaysians with access to enhanced education and improved living environments, while offering practical, hands-on experience in the retail sector. We aim to foster a community where individuals can thrive academically and professionally, contributing to their personal growth and the nation’s development. By integrating real-world training with educational excellence, we ensure our graduates are well-equipped to meet the demands of the modern workforce, particularly in dynamic and fast-paced industries like retail. We strive to create opportunities that uplift the less fortunate, ensuring equitable access to education and career advancement for all.