Penang Accommodation

The Peninsula Student Residences is located just a stone’s throw away from The Ship Campus with a capacity of 400 rooms, 24 hours security and an access card system, every floor is individually themed to inspire students to take a creative journey around the world. Rent a room all to yourself or bunk in with a roommate as we offer twin sharing rooms. Air conditioned units are available upon request.

Our themed student lounges are located on every floor of the student residence where students are able to cook their own meals as we provide wet and dry kitchens within the lounges. Peninsula Student Residence strive to offer our students the best out of campus life with the finest amenities and services.

Selangor Accommodation

Our student hostel located at Ashino Residences embodies the serenity of nature, drawing inspiration from the beauty of Gravit8. With its zen-inspired design elements and modern Japanese influences, Ashino offers a perfect balance of peace and contemporary style, creating a haven for students to thrive.

More than just a place to stay, Ashino Residences provides a vibrant community for students. Our comprehensive facilities include dedicated study areas, a games room for unwinding, a spacious common area for socialising, and a well-equipped gym for staying active. Challenge yourself on the basketball court, take a refreshing dip in the swimming pool, or simply relax by the lakefront – all within the comfort of the residence.

Professor Dr Ian Pashby

Advisor & Non-Executive Director
Peninsula Higher Education Group

Professor Ian Robert Pashby graduated from the University of Sheffield (UK) with a bachelor’s degree in Metallurgy and then worked in research and development for Rolls-Royce (aero engines). He joined the Warwick Manufacturing Group at the University of Warwick (UK) as a lecturer, was awarded his PhD for research in the processing of materials and subsequently promoted to Senior Lecturer.

In 2000, he became Professor of Manufacturing Processes at the University of Nottingham (UK).

Professor Pashby moved to the University of Nottingham’s Malaysia Campus in 2007 to become Deputy Head. became Pro-Vice Chancellor and then CEO of the campus in 2008. Returning to the UK in 2013, he became Pro-Vice Chancellor at the University of Hull (UK). He moved back to Malaysia in 2017 to lead the Peninsula Higher Education Group as its Group President and in 2024 became the Advisor.