ABOUT DESPARK INTERNATIONAL COLLEGE (DSIC)

We are the leading automotive engineering colleges that provides state-of-the-art academic facilities, quality education environment and excellence professional training programs. Our trainers are exposed to advanced techniques to increase their training ability and pass on new knowledge to produce professional automotive experts.

Despark International College (formerly known as Despark College) is committed to equip future graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to work and excel in the ever more competitive global environment. Despark engages key players in the automotive engineering industries to offer training of the latest automotive technologies knowledge and skills to the students. For instance, trainers and lecturers are continuously sent to Bosch, which is widely recognized as having the most contemporary and innovative automotive and engine technologies for training.

Besides, trainers are also sent to Corida, the premier automotive tool and equipment supplier, in order to ensure constant improvement of the trainers’ training skills and expertise in the area. To complement this, the trainers are also placed and attached to the real working environment where they are involved in job and information exchanging programs carried out in the commercial car service centers in the market.

Despark International College is a quality assured automotive school. Our automotive programmes are benchmarked against the best in Malaysia. 

MISSION & VISION

Despark endeavor to achieve the following vision, mission and goals.

Vision:
To be prestigious institution of higher learning in engineering technology and professional studies.

Mission:
To provide the highest quality of educational experience with state-of-art facilities and training.

Goals:

  • To produce competent professional workforce for the automobile and aviation industry.
  • To continue improving the standards of skills training that meets the Malaysian and international education requirements.
  • To provide students with profession technical competency recognized by the industry.
  • To establish high standards of education, lifelong learning and professionalism in automotive and aviation knowledge and skills.

AWARDS WINNING COLLEGE

Despark was established on 15 September 2005, started as Academy in Bukit Raja, Klang Selangor. Despark Auto Academy was accredited by Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran(JPK) to conduct the Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Program under Automotive After Sales Service Level 2. At the same time Despark Auto Academy also get accredited by City and Guilds (C&G), United Kingdom to conduct the International Vocational Qualification (IVQ) Program under Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles. Despark was then expanded in Bachang, Malacca on July 2006, Georgetown, Penang in August 2007. The success of Despark led to its establishing branch campuses in Malaysia with a total investment of RM 60 million, and realizing its vision to be the largest private institution of Automotive Engineering in Malaysia.

The number of students grew tremendously and by November 2009 the Klang campus was relocated to the present main campus in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

Despark engages key players in the automotive industries. We constantly offer training of the latest automotive technologies to not only the students but trainers as well. For instance, trainers are continuously sent to Bosch, which is widely recognized as having the most contemporary and innovative automotive engine technologies for training. Besides, trainers are also sent to Corida, the premier automotive tool and equipment supplier, in order to ensure constant improvement of the trainers’ training skills and expertise in the area. To complement this, the trainers are also placed and attached to the real working environment where they are involved in job and information exchanging programs carried out in the commercial car service centers in the market.

With the experiences and professionalism of Despark, we were upgraded from academy to college. Despark International College DK099(B) has been accredited by Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) to conduct engineering program: Diploma in Automotive Engineering Technology (DAET) and Diploma in Automotive Technology (DAT). 

In order to generate opportunities for students to pursue and further their education abroad, Despark International College (DSIC) partners with one of the largest education group in the world, Pearson to conduct an internationally recognized certification, BTEC (Business Technology Education Council) in year 2014. DSIC offers Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Technology (Motorsports) covers the technical knowledge and skills that are important when students engage in the motorsports industry, and Level 5 Higher National Diploma in Automotive Engineering in which students may complete dual diploma in an effective and efficient way. Starting frm year 2020, DSIC is offering its franchise Bachelor’s Degree programme namely Bachelor of Engineering (Hons) in Automotive Engineering.

DSIC envisioned to nurture competent professionals to better serve the industry and the people. We will continue to push on and strive to be the hub of automotive engineering center.

AWARDS & RECOGNITION

2020

Received 6 Stars in MyQuest 2018/2019 – the Malaysian Quality Evaluation System for Private Colleges. Of the more than 207 private colleges audited by MOHE, Despark College was 1 of 14 colleges receive this award. 6 Stars rating is the highest accolade a private college could achieve in the biennial evaluation and is reflective of Despark’s commitment in providing high-quality education.

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2018

Despark College awarded as a Centre of Excellence for delivering Pearson BTEC International qualifications for two consecutive years. This is highly valued due to the proven track records and achievements amongst over 100 Pearson centres in Malaysia.

2017

Chua Wee Chin, one of the student from Despark College received “Outstanding Pearson Learner Awards” in Pearson Medallion Award for his outstanding performance in Malaysia for BTEC Higher National Diploma in Automotive Engineering programme.

2016

Gan Wai Sheng and Koo from Despark College received “Outstanding Learner Award” in Pearson Medallion Award for their outstanding performance in Malaysia for BTEC Higher National Diploma course. They were selected based on academic excellence.

2015 – 2016

Despark College once again proved its academic excellence continuous two years when received “Centre Of Excellence” among all automotive institutions offering BTEC Course in Malaysia. Despark College maintained its quality academic for delivering Pearson BTEC international qualifications.

2015

With professional guidance and training, our students were selected as winners of “The World’s Best Performer for BTEC Higher National Diploma” in Malaysia together with YB P.Kamalanathan and H.E. Victoria Treadell.

Despark College contributed and assisted Shell Malaysia on providing sufficient manpower to achieve record for “The Most Number of Cars in a Lubricant Changing Event in 12 hours” and successfully etching Shell’s name into Malaysia Book of Records. The feat involves 100 Despark College’s students and Shell Helix Branded workshops.

Once again educators from Despark College is awarded with “Medal for Excellence” from City & Guilds as a recognition of upholding excellence education provided and Despark is the only winner among Asian Countries.

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2014 – 2015

In 2014, Despark partnered with Pearson Education Group to offer BTEC course to provide specialist vocational learning. Despark College truly honoured to be recognised as the only automotive institution that received “Centre of Excellence” by Pearson for its quality high delivery of BTEC courses.

2014 - 2017

Despark has been relentless in upholding the quality and professionalism of the training. Educators from Despark College received the awards of “Medal for Excellence” by City and Guilds. We are proudly to announce that we are the most winners in Southeast Asia Countries among engineering institutions.

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2013 – 2015

Despark College is rated as 5 Stars Automotive College in Malaysia by Malaysia Department of Skills Development.

2008 & 2009

Despark is awarded as “The Best Automotive Training Centre in Malaysia” by City and Guilds for 2 consecutive years.

WHY STUDY AT DESPARK

We realize the importance of excellence in the learning environment to help student pick up skill rapidly. To this end, we have put together the latest in training techniques. Our courses, as well as our services, are student focused.

  • Students are given the opportunity to explore the latest automotive and engineering technology with state-of-the-art facilities and machinery.
  • Variety of cars for students to do practical training, ranging from continental cars, Japanese cars, local cars and high performance cars.
  • Being the sole training partner for Bosch in West Malaysia.
  • Students will benefit from the state-of-the-art Bosch technology.
  • Get a chance to go for an industrial training with more than 800 panel workshops in Malaysia. Despark College is committed to make every effort in finding job placements for our students in their respective industry.
  • Our partnerships with oversea institutions will be able to provide opportunities for students to further their studies abroad.
  • Study loans and scholarships provided.
  • Strategically located in the capital city of Malaysia.
  • Students here enjoy cosmopolitan living with access to all modern amenities of the city such as the Light Rail Transport (LRT), buses, shopping malls, banks, restaurants, entertainment spots and etc.
    0% interest instalments plan for course fee.
  • Well-equipped computer Lab with easy access assists the student in the completion of their assignments and research in a more meaningful manner.
  • Facilities expand student’s learning beyond the classroom to ensure effective transfer of industry knowledge and skills.
  • Access to Library Resources-A library is the storehouse of knowledge and holds the latest books, magazines and journals through which our students can keep themselves abreast with the latest trends in the industry.
  • Rated 6 STARS Highly Competitive the highest rating in the MyQuest 2018/2019 awarded by the Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia.
  • Awarded with 5-stars accreditation by Malaysia Department of Skills Development.
  • Awarded by City & Guilds as the best automotive training center in the country.
  • Educators received Medal for Excellence awards by City & Guilds as a recognition of upholding excellence education provided.
  • The most winners of automotive engineering institution in Medal for Excellence among South East Asian countries.
  • Students received The Most Outstanding Learners awards from the world’s leading learning company, Pearson.
  • Trainers and lecturers were sent for training periodically for skill and knowledge improvement.
  • More than 4 millions equipment and facilities invest to ensure our educator and students upgrade and learn the advanced technologies and skills timely.
  • Career talks were organized from our exclusive partners for students as preparation for their on-jobs-training and upon their graduation.
  • One-to-one students consultation services is offered.
  • Free comprehensive short courses will be provided. T&C applied.

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EDUCATION RECOGNITION

Despark International College (DSIC) provides state-of-the-art academic facilities, quality education environment and excellence professional training programmes. Our trainers are exposed to advanced techniques to increase their training ability and pass on new knowledge to produce professional automotive manpower. DSIC is committed to equip future graduates with the knowledge and skills necessary to work and excel in the ever more competitive global environment.

In order to endorse the essential value of producing competent students who are equipped with knowledge of the contemporary and recognized technologies, Despark has been relentless in upholding the quality and professionalism of the trainings. Despark engages key players in the automotive industries to offer trainings of the latest automotive systems to the students.

For instance, trainers are continuously sent to Bosch, which is widely recognized as having the most contemporary and innovative automotive and engine technologies, for training. Besides, trainers are also sent to Corida, the premier automotive tool and equipment supplier, in order to ensure constant improvement of the trainers’ training skills and expertise in the area.

To complement this, the trainers are also placed and attached to the real working environment where they are involved in job and information exchanging programs carried out in the commercial car service centers in the market. Through these innovative programs, the trainers are equipped with the actual and latest market needs of the skill requirements for technicians and mechanics in the industry.

This has benefited the students to a great extent where they are exposed to the latest market trend. Courses conducted by Despark International College was approved, recognized and supported by parties as below:

TEACHING EVOLUTIONS

Despark was established on 15 September 2005, started as Academy in Bukit Raja, Klang Selangor. Despark Auto Academy was accredited by Jabatan Pembangunan Kemahiran(JPK) to conduct the Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM) Program under Automotive After Sales Services Level 2. At the same time Despark Auto Academy also get accredited by City and Guilds (C&G), United Kingdom to conduct the International Vocational Qualification (IVQ) Program under Diploma in Light Vehicle Maintenance and Repair Principles. Despark was expanded in Bachang, Malacca in July 2006, Georgetown, Penang in August 2007 and Kota Kinabalu, Sabah in 2016. The success of Despark led to its establishing branch campuses in Malaysia with a total investment of RM 150 million, and realizing its vision to be the largest private institution of Automotive Engineering in Malaysia.

The number of students grew and by November 2009 the Klang campus was relocated to the present main campus in Petaling Jaya, Selangor.

With the experiences and professionalism of Despark to conduct the International Automotive Engineering Program, Despark College (B4P8119) has been approved by Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) to conduct the Diploma in Automotive Engineering Technology (DAET) program in September 2012.

In year 2014, Despark partnered with one of the largest education group in the world, Pearson to conduct internationally recognized certification, BTEC (Business Technology Education Council) for Level 3 and 5. Level 3 Diploma in Vehicle Technology (Motorsports) covers the technical knowledge and skills that are important when students engage in the motorsports industry. Level 5 Higher National Diploma helps students to step further to study abroad and complete their highest education in shorter duration.

The Aircraft Maintenance Programme is a MQA-certified programme designed to prepare graduates in obtaining the Department of Civil Aviation(DCA) License, so they can be placed in aircraft operations and maintenance jobs with leading airlines and specialist aircraft maintenance employers, both in Malaysia and internationally. Through these innovative aircraft maintenance engineering programs, the trainers are equipped with the actual and latest market needs of the skill requirements for technicians and mechanics in the industry. This has benefited the students to a great extent where they are exposed to the latest market trend.

JOINT DESPARK TEAM

At Despark International College, our commitment to cultivating future professionals through dynamic and hands-on learning experiences is only possible with the dedication of our staff. Joining us, you will be part of an institution with strong culture that encourages open communication and teamwork. Whether you are sharing your professional experience and academic knowledge as a faculty member or impacting the lives of highly motivated learners as a staff member, you can make a difference at Despark International College. We offer a competitive salary package with attractive fringe benefits as well as challenging and conducive working environment.

• To participate all main education fairs and recruitment activities.
• Sales & marketing activities to promote programmes
• To support any ad-hoc or pre-planned marketing recruitment activities.
• Pro-active and self-motivated, with the ability to work independently as well as participate within the team.
• Oversee the public relation and media communication strategies inclusive of media planning and booking, placement of advertisement in magazines / newspapers / any other print materials and external e-based portal
• Observe the education market movement and feedback the effectiveness of the advertisement.
• Plan, monitor, execute and evaluate various co-branding marketing activities / events with the external parties.
• Involve in the conceptual design and production of a wide variety of websites.
• Ability to provide educational and personal counselling.
• Sales & marketing activities to promote programmes.
• Ability to work in a team as well as independently.
• Strategise and implement plans to increase students numbers.
• Strong interpersonal and communication skills with ability to communicate
comfortably with students in a courteous and professional manner.
• Creative, resourceful, customer focused, self-motivated and results oriented.
• Possess a good command of English and Mandarin and the ability to speak Malay would be an added advantage.
• Candidates must possess at least Bachelor’s Degree in the area of specialisation with appropriate teaching experience and/or related industry or research experience. Those with a Master’s Degree or higher will have an added advantage.
• Assist in the development of learning materials and preparing schemes of work.
• Participate in the development, administration and marking of exams and other assessments.
• Contribute to the development, planning and implementation of a high quality curriculum.
• English language proficiency.
• Those without relevant experience but with a passion for teaching and learning will be considered.

Kindly send your full resume stating comprehensive details of experience and qualifications, current and expected salary to Human Resource Department.

Email: website@desparkcollege.edu.my, attention to HR Department.
Tel: +603-7955 5585