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Digitalise your workforce
at zero out of pocket

Equip your employees for the digital age through
internationally recognised upskilling. 100% claimable
from your company's HRD Corp levy contributions.

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A partnership to equip Malaysia’s workforce for the digital age



HRD Corp is responsible for driving Malaysia’s talent development aspirations through the collection of levy from employers and the funding of training and development programmes for the Malaysian workforce.



General Assembly is a leading global provider of talent development services for the digital age. Akademi GA is General Assembly's exclusive partner in Malaysia.

Maximise the learning, minimise the fuss

100% Claimable

Pay RM0 out of pocket when you claim 100% of the training costs from your company's HRD Corp levy contributions. Claims are typically processed in 5 business days.

Trusted Globally

Join 19,000+ organisations, including half of the Fortune 100, powered by GA trained talent. Our global instructors and world class curricula are the reason why GA is the #1 US bootcamp provider.

Consultative Approach

Let our experienced consultants help you select programmes that address your strategic goals, identify the right learners, and guide you to evaluate the impact of their learning.

Delivered Flexibly

Take your pick. Private classes organised for your company or scheduled public classes. In person, virtual, or hybrid delivery. Full time or part time classes.



Choose from 9 Signature Programmes delivered by
General Assembly Malaysia

We offer 9 HRD Corp Signature Programmes across a variety of in demand digital disciplines.

Certified Data Analyst

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 40 hours

Learn to transform raw data with Excel, SQL, and Tableau. This course takes a deep dive into the full data analytics process: collection, cleaning, analysis, and visualisation.

Certified Data Scientist

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person,Virtual or Hybrid

  • 40 hours

Learn to derive insights and build robust predictive models for various business needs. Work on advanced analytics data sets and explore the capabilities of machine learning.

Certified UX Designer

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 40 hours

Gain fluency on core UX concepts and techniques. Dive deep into the UX design process, from user research and content strategy to wireframing, prototyping, and usability testing.

Certified Visual Designer

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 32 hours

Utilise design tools, principles, and techniques to visually communicate your ideas. Apply the fundamentals of layout, typography, and color theory to create meaningful designs.

Certified Front-End Web Developer

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 60 hours

Learn to design and build custom responsive websites with HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. Apply these coding skills to a real project that combines both technical and design skills.

Certified JavaScript Developer

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 60 hours

Get fluent in JavaScript - the most popular programming language - to design and build custom front-end applications and plugging them into 3rd-party APIs on the web.

Certified Python Programmer

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 45 hours

Master the fundamentals of Python and object-oriented programming. Learn this powerful language that's now used everywhere - from data science to machine learning.

Certified React Developer

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 40 hours

Push your JavaScript knowledge to the next level by learning React, one of the most popular front-end frameworks today. Create a scalable, maintainable web application using React.

Certified Product Manager

  • Instructor-Led

  • In-Person, Virtual or Hybrid

  • 40 hours

Learn end-to-end product management, from evaluating users and managing a metric-driven roadmap to creating an MVP and communicating to stakeholders effectively.

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Assess Skill Levels Across Teams + Roles

Fill out a brief form here and we will be in touch within 1-2 business days to arrange a consultation.

Design Dynamic Programmes for Your Team

Confirm your choice of classes after we help you identify Signature Programmes that best suit your needs and check your available HRD Corp levy balance.

Impact Your Company’s Bottom Line

Complete an online form for the accelerated approval process.
Approvals typically take less than 5 business days.

Why companies choose General Assembly

Have questions?

What are HRD Corp Signature Programmes?

HRD Corp Signature Programmes is an initiative by Human Resource Development Corporation (HRD Corp) to assist employers in training and upskilling their workforce with in-demand digital skills. Under this initiative, employers can claim 100% of the training fees from their levy.

General Assembly Malaysia (Akademi GA) is an exclusive partner in providing training courses for digital skills under this initiative. Employers can choose from 9 Signature Programmes delivered by General Assembly to train their workforce.

Who can apply for HRD Corp Signature Programmes?

This initiative is open to any employer registered under HRD Corp, as mandated in PSMB Act 2001.

Can I apply for this initiative if my company has insufficient levy balance or levy arrears with HRD Corp?

No, this initiative is available to employers with sufficient levy balance and no levy arrears/interest with HRD Corp. If your levy has insufficient balance, feel free to contact the General Assembly team for a separate arrangement.

Is there a maximum number of employees that can benefit from this initiative?

No, there is no limit to the number of employees that can be trained with HRD Corp Signature Programmes, subject to the levy amount available to the employer.

How much does a Signature Programme cost?

Each Signature Programme costs RM7,500 (excluding SST) per employee.

How do I know which course is best to upskill my employees?

After registering your interest with General Assembly and checking your levy balance with HRD Corp, the General Assembly team will contact you and help you identify & suggest the Signature Programmes that best suit your business needs.