The college aims to inspire success with innovation and integrity through automotive education
Situated in Petaling Jaya, Malaysia, TOC Automotive College is one of the most innovative institutes which provide automotive education that ensures mobility and employability. The college was established in 2004, has one of most vibrant campus with state-of-art infrastructure and modern learning facilities. It is well equipped with hi-tech training equipment, automotive tools, and vehicles of most car makes.
The campus is situated in the centre of the city where all facilities from eateries to accommodation, shopping centres to public transport are easily accessible within 10 kilometers of the college. TOC promotes diversity in the campus; students from 40 countries attend the college.
TOC is an ISO 9001: 2015 QMS certified Institute, which offers quality education to their students. The college has expert and experienced faculty members from all over the world who bring with them working experience from the most car makes.
Courses offered in Automotive
TOC Automotive College offers several courses in Automotive and Motorsports, like Diploma course in Motorsport Technology, Automotive Technology, Certificate in Automotive Technology, Master Technician Course, Superbike Technician Course, Automotive Customer Service and over 30 automotive short courses, such as basic automotive engine electricity, engine fine tuning, wheel alignment, and many more.
Charismatic Leader with a Humble Personality
Ms.Adelaine Foo, the Founder and CEO of TOC Malaysia, has always envisioned herself in the education industry. With TOC, she got an opportunity to step into teaching line in the automotive college at very young age. She had strong hope and instincts in starting off an automotive college and started from scratch. She did lots of hard work and research and the idea for TOC Automotive College began. She has envisaged TOC Malaysia as a platform for automotive professional’s aspirant, where they can develop right skill and attitude to start a successful career in automotive
Ms.Adelaine Foo is one of the top three winners in the Junior Chambers International (JCI) Creative Young Entrepreneur Award. She has been recognized by Prestige Magazine in Top 40 under 40. She won the “Most Successful Women Award” by Jessica Magazine Malaysia in 2011, and been recognized as Top 10 finalist of “Great Women of our Time” Award in The Malaysian Women’s weekly. In the year 2012, she won the Asia-Pacific Enterprise Leadership Awards (APELA) in the “Educational Service” category. She has been nominated for the EY Entrepreneur of the Year 2014. She won the Golden Globe Tiger Award for Women Leadership in 2015. She has achieved several awards and accolades in the very young age.
Career Development Activities
TOC offers extraordinary placement facilities, and in fact, the college provides 100% employability to students. Throughout the study, students are exposed to various industry experts, most car makers, and automotive motorsport technologists from Malaysia, Singapore, UK, US, Italy, Germany, Japan, Korea, Netherlands and all over the world. TOC encourage their student to gain work experience during studies. They offer paid work experience during studies for the workshop with any type of brands.
The college offers to all students want to study at TOC, to complete the studies without needing to pay any tuition and material fees. Students can repay their college fees using a portion of the salaries from the job they get from the college placements. They can repay their college fees in as short as 6 months after graduation or up to a maximum of 4 years depending on the course. Apart from that, as a part of Corporate Social Responsibility, TOC has “Make a Wish Foundation” to grant some of the kids’ wishes. They also have arranged charity events, orphanage visits, and so on.
Awards and Recognitions
TOC Automotive College is rated Five-stars for College Based and Six-stars for International Student Services by MyQuest 2016-17 (Malaysian Quality Evaluation System for Private Colleges). It is also recognized as a five-star Malaysian Skills Certificate training provider by the Ministry of Human Resource. TOC is also an affiliate of the Institute of the Motor Industry (IMI) from the United Kingdom.
“Words of Trust”
“Studying in TOC Automotive College has definitely widened my knowledge and skills in automotive studies. The college also helped me open up new and challenging possibilities in finding future jobs. My current employer was impressed with my SIT (Supervised Industrial Training) whilst studying in TOC and this helped my Curriculum Vitae stands out from the rest.”
- Clio Clarissa Tjonadi, Automotive and Motorsport
“When I was studying at TOC, I have learned practically everything in terms of automotive technical knowledge. It was a great stepping stone for me when I first entered the work force. I used the knowledge acquired to diagnose and solve problems professionally in my work place. I would personally like to thank TOC for guiding me through and I am happy in pursuing this dream job.”
- Yap Choo Yee, Studied at TOC