• Happy New Year 2019
  • new intake 2019
  • Convocation Ceremony 2018
  • Grand Prize Winner for Spotlight by Penang Art District
  • PTPTN 20th Anniversary Short Video Winners 2018
  • Signing Ceremony for MOU between USM and Equator
  • MyQUEST 2017 5 stars College based and Cluster based categories
  • We are now ISO 9001:2015 Certified!
  • Gurney Plaza Fashion Month 2018
  • Joo Lee Gurney Plaza Fashion Month 2018
  • UOB Painting of the Year Awards 2016 Winner
  • MODA Samsung innovation Award Showcase 2016 Winner
  • Tanjong Heritage Competition 2016 Winners
  • Jack Cheoh
  • Goh Wan Ning
  • Equator College 3D Modelling Typography
  • Usaha Tegas Heritage National Art Competition 2017

Usaha Tegas Heritage National Art Competition 2017

Congratulations to our students Enson Teh Jun Yang and Lee En Kae for winning the prestigious first place and third place respectively in the Print Making Category at the Usaha Tegas Heritage National Art Competition 2017! Both winners took home a cash reward of RM 8,000.00 and RM 2,000.00 for their efforts!

Equator College is no stranger to the Usaha Tegas Art Competition (formerly known as Tanjong Heritage) as we already have students sweeping the awards in various categories over the years which also proves to show the quality and dedication of our academic team in guiding and nurturing our students to be award winners!

  • Photography Vibes 2017

Photography Vides

Alongside our Photography Exhibition in Character & Portraiture, Equator is proud to introduce a workshop and talk session from 2 of Penang's notable photography experts Mr. Mac Tan, the Head of Department of Interior Design and Co-founder of Asia Camera Musuem and Mr. William Ooi, the owner of Star Deer Image Penang!

Date: 8th December 2017
Time: 10:00am to 3:30pm
Venue: Equator College, 7 Leith Street, George Town, Penang
Age: 15 years old and above
By Minimal Fee RM 10/pax, Refreshments is included.

Action & Register Now!

Registration before Tuesday, 5th December 2017. *You are encouraged to bring your own camera for this workshop. Call us at 04-2615116 / WhatsApp at 016-488 0415 / drop us a message on Facebook for more info!

27th Convocation Ceremony 2017

Beautiful Home 2017 ID Contest

Beautiful Home 2017 ID Contest

Congratulations to ID students Cheah Jin Chyuan, Ong Jia Jiun, Choong Yong Pin and Poon Hong Kit for winning the consolation in the student category at the Beautiful Home 2017 ID Contest by EdgeProp.my and TAHPS Group!

  • Taiwan Study Trip 2017

Student Design Experience in Taiwan

We are very proud to have premier partner MingDao University and Taiwan's Government to sponsor and arrange the summer programmes for our 28 students and lecturer in Taiwan.
The 2 weeks (8th - 22nd October) arranged workshops and seminar at MingDao University, College of Design is a great exposure for the design students. Both schools believe strongly the role of future designer as generalist that relates in business, environmental sustainability, historical and cultural contexts.

30th Anniversary Celebration

30th Anniversary Celebration

Our 30th Anniversary celebration of the year is finally here and we are delighted to invite all our alumni to celebrate this memorable night with us! There will be entertainment throughout the evening, with fashion shows, live music, dance performances and an 8-course dinner!
Please join us on Saturday, 12th August 2017 at 6:30pm for great time at the Hotel Jen Penang. For more info, kindly contact us at +604 261 5116 / +6012 488 0415

  • AIA Designathon 2017

Congratulations to the Winners of AIA Designathon 2017!

We are proud to announce that Equator College students came in first at AIA Malaysia Designathon 2017 last weekend! After 3 days of brain storming and pouring their creative juices onto pen and paper, they have managed to come up on top with the first prize of RM5000 and 2 consolation prizes! Round of applause for these 15 young ladies and gentlemen everyone! And thank you to AIA Malaysia for making this happen!

  • School of Engineering & Built Environment Alumni & Student Design Showcase 2017

SEBE Alumni & Student Design Showcase 2017

In conjunction with Equator College's 30th Anniversary year long celebration, we have collaborated with Penfurnex for our School of Engineering & Built Environment Alumni & Student Design Showcase! The exhibition features award winning artworks and portfolios from our notable alumni,students and also fun interior decorating d.i.y workshops for the public. We are also honored to have the event officiated by our Chief Minister,Y.A.B Tuan Lim Guan Eng. The 3 day event was held at Setia SPICE Arena on the 16th to 18th of June.

  • Starbuck - Art Flavour Campaign 2017

Starbuck Art Flavor!

The Fine Art Department recently painted murals all along the Starbucks Tanjong Tokong compound! Inspired by local culture and vibrant colours, our 6 talented students transformed the grey walls of the compound into a fun filled scenery with whimsical cartoons, patterns and humour! We would like to thank Starbucks for the wonderful opportunity to leave our mark on such a big brand!

Alumni Han Chong FDT

Local Designer Rocks London

Really proud to have one of our Fashion Design Technology Alumni finally made it on the international stage! Round of applause for Han Chong and his London based brand self-portrait! Featuring an impressive list of clients from the Duchess of Cambridge, Kate Middleton to Hollywood A Lister, Marion Cotillard, Han Chong is taking the fashion world by storm and it doesn't look like he's stopping anytime soon ladies and gentlemen!
Full article at The Star.com.my

  • Equator College's 3D Animation Japan Study Trip

Tokyo Japan Study Trip 2017

Our Digital 3D Animation Department recently traveled to Tokyo during the semester break holidays for their study trip.
Visiting notable studios such as Kotobukiya, Polygon Pictures Inc., Square Enix and pop culture icon and entrepreneur, Danny Choo, the trip was as enjoyable as it is knowledgeable.
They even got an in depth tour and guide from the Development Team for Final Fantasy 15 at Square Enix, how awesome is that!

MarComm Activity 2017

Entrepreneurs Club - The Importance of Company Branding & Management

Our Marketing Communication's Entrepreneurs Club had the opportunity to sit in with Mr. Johnson Lim, one of the second generation owners of Seven Village Noodle House 七廊粿条汤 as the successful entrepreneur talks about the importance of marketing and advertising, how to handle public relations and customer service effectively, and on 7 Village's brand management. It was a very insightful and knowledgeable sharing experience and we would like to express our gratitude and thanks to Mr. Johnson Lim and 7 Village Noodle House for taking the time out of their busy schedule for this sharing session.

  • Equator College's Lecturer's & Alumni Art Exhibition 2017

Equator College's Lecturers & Alumni Art Exhibition

We are proud to announce that our collaboration with G Hotel Gurney for a special 30th Anniversary Lecturers & Alumni Art Exhibition happening this 3rd of May until the 4th of September! From oil painting, watercolor, mixed-media, relief sculpture, acrylic media, photography to digital media, this exhibition will showcase the diverse talents of Equator's own academic team and alumni! Come join us as we celebrate our 30th Anniversary with creativity and style!

  • Penang Fashion Week 2017

Penang Fashion Week 2017 - Equator College

Equator College is honored to be invited to participate in Penang Fashion Week 2017! This will be our second time taking on the runway at Gurney Paragon on the 22nd of April and we can't wait to show you guys the designs we have in store this year! RSVP and save your friends and yourselves a seat by WhatsApp +016 488 0415 or email!

  • Middlesex University

Seminar by Graphic Designer Andy Vella, UK

Equator College is honored to welcome Mr. Andy Vella, an established graphic designer and lecturer from Middlesex University, UK as he presents and shares his work with our students. It was an eye opening and knowledgeable session for everyone present as Mr. Vella shares his insight and experiences on some of his notable portfolio including designing album covers and books for established musicians and artists worldwide.

  • Equator School of Fashion Alumni Showcase 2017

School of Fashion - Alumni Showcase 2017

In collaboration with Gurney Plaza Fashion Month 2017 and to celebrate Equator turning 30 this year, Equator's School of Fashion presented a fashion show to celebrate the men and women behind the Malaysian fashion industry. To reflect on the college's 30th Anniversary tagline 'Driven by Passion, the theme for the fashion showcase "Out of Public View" is to introduce the individuals who are driven by their passion, creativity and dedication to fashion and their roles in the industry. The fashion show featured Equator's alumni who contributed in designing, product development, manufacturing and merchandising to the education line.
The showcase is also a reunion of Equator's 17 Fashion alumni whom graduated from the year 1993 to 2016 as they join together to conquer the runway with their masterpieces from stylish Ready-to-Wear pieces to sophisticated and elegant evening wears. Special thanks to Gurney Plaza Penang for making this happen!

  • Equator School of Fashion Alumni Showcase 2017

School of Fashion Alumni Showcase 2017 Series 1

Presenting the 17 talented alumni who are participating in Equator College's School of Fashion Alumni Showcase happening at Gurney Plaza on the 9th of April.The theme for this fashion showcase, "Out of Public View" is to introduce the individuals behind the scene, the unsung heroes whose passion, creativity and dedication have made an impact in the fashion industry today.

  • Equator School of Fashion Alumni Showcase 2017

School of Fashion Alumni Showcase 2017 Series 2

Presenting the 17 talented alumni who are participating in Equator College's School of Fashion Alumni Showcase happening at Gurney Plaza on the 9th of April.The theme for this fashion showcase, "Out of Public View" is to introduce the individuals behind the scene, the unsung heroes whose passion, creativity and dedication have made an impact in the fashion industry today.

Voyage Graduation Showcase 2017

Voyage Graduation Showcase 2017

We invite you to join us on this "Voyage of discovery" showcasing artwork by this talented 62 graduates in their selected field, namely Graphic and Multimedia Design, Digital 3D Animation, Interior Design, Architectural Technology, Fine Art and Fashion Design Technology.

The artwork will be on display from 24th - 26th March 2017, 11:00am - 8:00pm at Lot 33, Convention Hall, Prangin Mall, Penang.
Everyone is invited & admission is Free! Come to discover how you can begin your creative journey @ Equator!

Middlesex University Scholarship 2017

MU Scholarship for Equator College Alumni!

Good news for all Equator College alumni and graduating students who desire to pursue their degree and Masters Degree, Middlesex University London is offering 2 scholarship awards in conjunction with the University's 2017 Scholarship for Asia Pacific.

For more information kindly inquire with Mr. Felix at our Leith Street Campus or call us at 04-2615116. Application deadline is on the 31st of May 2017.

KWYP Edu Fair 2017

KWYP Edu Fair 2017

Meet us at Booth C5, KWYP Edu Fair 2017, Convention 33 Prangin Mall Penang from 25th & 26th February 2017 to find out how you can begin your creative journey!

  • Global Speaker Series Photography Master Liao Xiao Xi

Seminar by Photography Master Liao Xiao Xi, China

Equator College is excited to welcome Master photographer Liao Xiao Xi from China for his first photography seminar in Malaysia at our Leith St. Campus. Learn and discover world class photography skills from the master himself as he shares his experiences and creative techniques behind the camera.
Event will be held at 8pm, Wednesday the 8th of February @ Leith St. Campus. The event is open to public, free admission (limited seating).
The project is in collaboration with the Photographic Society of Penang.
*Please note that the seminar will be conducted in mandarin.

Global Speaker Series 2017 - Harry Wong aka Harry Goh Goh

Invitation to an Amazing & Magical Show "Enlightenment through Entertainment" by Mr. Harry Wong, Hong Kong Artist & Entertainer

Equator College and Brahma Kumaris Meditation Museum Penang warmly invites you and your family to an amazing show on 'Enlightenment through Entertainment' by a renowned Artist and Entertainer from Hong Kong, Mr. Harry Wong and Family.
Combining the art of magic into his musical skills, Mr. Harry Wong's performance has been outstanding not only in being entertaining but in creating the magical moments of truth that deeply awaken and transform the lives of many towards greater enrichment.
He is also well known among children and adults for his humourous personality and amazing magic. Come and meet him live 4:30PM at Equator 7 Leith Street Penang. The event is open to public, free admission (limited seating).
The project is in collaboration with the Brahma Kumaris Meditation Museum Penang.

Equator New Intake 2017

Enrol Now for January 2017 New Intake - Diploma Preparatory Class

Join now for our Drawing classes to gain an early head start for your creative skill set and college life. Feel free to visit our campus and our education counselor will assist you to understand more about our Built Environment, Art & Design programmes, further education pathways, PTPTN loan, scholarships, career opportunities and financial aid. Call 04-2615116 / 2281315 or visit www.equator.edu.my to find out more.