General Information For Applicants

The VTOC YWCA Kuala Lumpur for the 18th consecutive year of 2016, will be recruiting economically disadvantaged Malaysian girls and women, aged 17 – 25 years, into our residential Courses of Study, to learn income-generating skills, and transform their future through our efforts. These girls will be provided accommodation, food, transport (where applicable), tuition, uniforms, and stationery while they undertake their Courses. The VTOC YWCA Kuala Lumpur is an educational institution registered with the Ministry of Education, and is managed by a Board of Management.

The VTOC YWCA Kuala Lumpur accepts without discrimination, Malaysian girls iof all races and religions into our different Courses of Study. The VTOC Kuala Lumpur respects all faiths. For the year 2016, the study year begins on Monday 4th January 2016 and ends with the trainees receiving their certificates at an official ceremony on Sunday 5th December 2016, with semester breaks in-between.


The trainees will be given opportunities to attend talks, receive first-level counselling, and engage in a range of activities which help them with general personal development, enabling them to manage their lives responsibly.  The VTOC YWCA Kuala Lumpur accepts Malaysian girls and women of all ethnic origins and religions into our Courses, without discrimination.  The VTOC YWCA Kuala Lumpur respects all faiths.


All Courses are fully residential, and a high level of discipline is required of trainees who are accepted by the VTOC YWCA Kuala Lumpur.  Except for semester breaks, trainees leave the premises by permission only, on special occasions or according to passes which have been applied for in advance.  The VTOC YWCA Kuala Lumpur will not accept any responsibility for the behaviour of trainees when they are outside the VTOC.


Places are granted after an interview. One application form per trainee must be completed and returned to the VTOC office as soon as possible, with all the documentation asked for, (including copies of certificates) and all information completed on the form