Equator College

Leading Art & Design Course in Penang

Creativity Beyond Borders
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.

Certificate, Diploma, Foundation and Degree
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Graphic Intermedia Design

Digital 3D Animation

Fine Art

Architectural Technology

Interior Design

Fashion Design Technology

Certificate in Art & Design

Foundation in Design

About Us
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.
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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 with over 30 decades of experience in offering a variety of art and design courses in Malaysia. Equator College 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 & intermedia design course, fashion design course, digital 3D animation course, fine art course, foundation in design and professional short courses. The types of short courses that we offer range from interior design to architecture, fashion design, computer graphics and many more.

Graduates who wish to pursue their studies further, may consider our partner universities abroad or they can continue their degree locally in Malaysia. 

Equator College offers diplomas in many types of disciplines. These disciples are related to industries such as graphic design, multimedia design, interior design, architecture technology, fashion design, fine art, and digital 3D animation.



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