About Pannasastra University of Cambodia – PUC:
Pannasastra University of Cambodia – PUC has now been officially approved for its Foundation Year Studies Program by the Accreditation Committee of Cambodia (ACC) and the Ministry of Education, Youth and Sports (MoEYS) to grant the Certification of Foundation Year Course to all successful undergraduate students.
Foundation Year Course at Pannasastra University of Cambodia – PUC Main Campus, required for all first-year students, consists of liberal arts curriculum that will help students gain vital general knowledge to better prepare them for a rigorous university education. There are eight common courses for all students in every major, and two oriented courses for those who choose a specific major field of study.
As part of this new requirement, by both ACC and MoEYS, Pannasastra University of Cambodia – PUC Main Campusstudents must successfully complete the Foundation Year Course in their first year before being allowed to continue their study at PUC.
Education with wisdom and excellence.
To strengthen general knowledge that is the Foundation for students to acquire an internationally standardized Education.
-To actively take part in human resource development through globalization and sustainability
-To strengthen the quality and improve the capacity of students to become responsible, well-informed citizens
-To sustain social development, build up peace and resolve conflicts through non-violence means
-To educate students with international standardized curriculum that includes knowledge on environmental issues, community service, gender and development
-To enhance students capacity with research and critical thinking skills needed for global job markets and for advanced studies abroad
-To create opportunities for students to practice what they have learned while still in school.
– See more at: http://www.puc.edu.kh/index.php/foundation-year-programs#sthash.HLJwiYQL.dpuf