As an experimental-based art & design school, we believe in practice and disciplined approach that encourages students to develop their own styles, to blend talent, technical skills, creative aspirations and professional knowledge.
Who We Are
Years of Experience in Art Education
Partner Universities Linkage
Years of Winning Awards
Equator College (Formerly known as Equator Academy of Art) was founded in 1987. Equator College is now a recognised brand name as the leading art, media, and design college in northern Malaysia.
The college has two campuses: one in Leith Street and the other in Amoy Lane. Both campuses are situated in the heart of George Town, Penang. The college offers qualified students well-structured programmes of study with up-to-date curricula, as well as comprehensive training to meet the demands of the art, media, and design industries.
Recognizing the value of strong and beneficial partnerships, Equator maintains linkages with 18 partner universities and educational institutions here and abroad, as well as with the top players in the industry and with the respected professional organizations.
It is the policy of Equator to offer internationally-recognised quality education with a wide latitude of flexibility in its programmes.
Frequently Asked Questions
Equator College is a recognized brand name who offers a variety of art and design courses in Malaysia. Equator College, Penang has two campuses which are situated in strategic locations in Penang which are Leith Street and Amoy Lane.
Equator College offers courses related to media, art or design which are interior design course, architecture course, graphic & multimedia design course, fashion design course, 3D animation course, fine art course, foundation in design, business course, degree and professional short courses. The types of short courses that we offer range from interior design to architecture. We also offer other short courses such as fashion design, computer graphics and many more.
Yes, although we are a college that specializes in art, media and design we do offer degree courses. The degree courses that we offer are Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Architecture.