Welcome to our University!
Poised to be a leader in automotive education, DRB-HICOM University of Automotive Malaysia (formerly International College of Automotive) provides the best education experience for those who want to excel in the automotive industry. DRB-HICOM University of Automotive Malaysia’s goal is to complement the automotive industry through sustainable development of human capital.
About DRB-HICOM University
Since its humble beginning as International College of Automotive (ICAM) in April 2010, DRB-HICOM University of Automotive Malaysia became a full-fledged university in October 2015. Operating from a well facilitated 42-acre campus strategically located in the DRB-HICOM Automotive Complex in Pekan, the university now houses two faculties namely the Faculty of Engineering & Technology and Faculty of Business & Management. Currently the university offers 51 programmes from diploma, degree and post-graduate studies with emphasize on the automotive eco-system.
The university’s unique curriculum offers a balanced blend between theory and practical using the concept of “University by the industry, for the industry”. Nestled within the DRB-HICOM group of companies with wide range of businesses ranging from banking, manufacturing & engineering, defence and property development; the curriculum are always mapped to the dynamism of the industry’s requirement and practices. The combination of technical knowledge and hands-on skill provided a much needed head start for the graduates starting their career in the industry.
To be ASEAN’s Premier Innovation, Research and Education Institution for the Automotive Ecosystem and Sustainable Development.
Committed to nurturing Global Entrepreneurial Leaders and produce Innovative Sustainable services and products for ASEAN’s Automotive Ecosystem and Services Industries. This will be achieved by our Research and Teaching being recognised for its;
1. Excellence and Quality
2. Innovation & Creativity
3. Global Competitiveness and Partnerships
4. Contribution to Sustainable Development
Strengthening the TVET at DRB-HICOM U. The DRB-HICOM U team comprised of Diploma and Bachelor degree students in Automotive Technology. Won 2nd and 3rd place in the Open Category of Pre-qualifying for National World Skills Competition 2018. It also witnessed Simon Wong from DRB-HICOM U qualifying for the final stage that will be held at CIAST in September 2018.
Join the DRB-HICOM U family. We have TVET!
DRB-HICOM U is amongst the first in ASEAN to offer home-grown bachelor degree, master and doctoral programmes relating to the automotive ecosystem, which includes mechanical, business and management studies.What makes us different is our balanced approach to education; similar to the dual training concept widely practiced in Germany where nearly 60% of its workers train as apprentices.
Since its humble beginning as International College of Automotive (ICAM) in April 2010, DRB-HICOM University of Automotive Malaysia became a full-fledge university in October 2015. Operating from a well facilitated 42-acre campus strategically located in the DRB-HICOM Automotive Complex in Pekan, the university now houses two faculties namely the Faculty of Engineering & Technology and Faculty of Business & Management.