Living in Penang

A multicultural and heritage melting pot, this lovely island prides itself on its urban progress while at the same time retaining its old world charm and natural beauty. Penang’s unique blend of old and new, tradition and innovation has made it internationally attractive as a centre of business, pleasure and of course education.

Uplands and Penang: A Centre of Educational Excellence

For nearly 50 years, Uplands has been delivering a standard of education that has earned it the reputation as one of the best international schools in the region.

One of the most livable cities in Asia, George Town, Penang has it all: low cost of living, modern infrastructure, a thriving hub of industry and tourism, excellent healthcare, great food and the warm hospitality of her people. From Georgetown’s vibrancy to the lush greenery and sandy beaches of Batu Feringgi, Penang offers the best of island and city living.

A multicultural and heritage melting pot, this lovely island prides itself on its urban progress while at the same time retaining its old world charm and natural beauty. Penang’s unique blend of old and new, tradition and innovation has made it internationally attractive as a centre of business, pleasure and of course education.

Uplands is proud of its roots in Penang and shares the same vision for it to become a centre of educational excellence. The School is pleased it plays a vital role and already contributes to that vision by attracting children of parents working in the many multinational corporations in the northern region and beyond.