Sunway University is a private university based in Bandar Sunway, Subang Jaya, Selangor, Malaysia. It has a 10 hectare (24 acre) campus comprising academic and residential blocks adjacent to the Sunway Lagoon theme park. It is located approximately 16 km from the center of the city of Kuala Lumpur. It was opened in 1987 as Sunway College, part of which was then separated in 2004 and upgraded by the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education to a university college. In January 2011 it was further upgraded to full university status and became Sunway University. It offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs taught in English. Its Vice-Chancellor is Professor Graeme Wilkinson, who was appointed from the UK in 2012.
Sunway College campus is strategically located in the modern and well-planned township of Bandar Sunway. The township has excellent infrastructure ranging from family-friendly attractions such as theme parks, shopping malls, cinemas and restaurants to amenities such as medical centres and banks. Sunway College offers various types of excellent on-campus accommodation, with priority given to outstation and international students. All hostel units are a mere 5-minute walk from everything you need at Sunway College.