WHAT IS
THE ACA WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP?

The ACA World Championship is a global competition that tests students design skills using Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, and InDesign. ACA Championship Malaysia 2020, organized by Acestar Sdn Bhd, sets a platform for students whose major is in Art & Design to showcase their work on a broader scale, while opening up many opportunities for them such as securing of employment. This competition is open to all institutions of higher learning, secondary schools, colleges, and polytechnics.

Students are required to participate in ACA Championship Malaysia (National Level), and the winner of this event will go on to the ACA World Championship in California, USA.

HOW DO I COMPETE?

Passion in creativity and design.

Open to students of Secondary schools, Technical Junior Colleges, Centralised Institutes, Polytechnics, Universities and Private Institutions subject to the institution(s) having first enrolled in this competition.

You must be between the ages of 13 and 22 as of May 14th, 2020

Register as a participant before 10th March 2020

Attend Competition Kick-off briefing on 19th March 2020 (For outstation who are unable to attend, will be briefed via email)

Upload the final artwork before 1st April 2020

What is the ACA certification?

The Adobe Certified Associate (ACA) certification is a global industry-recognized credential that can be used to effectively validate one's skills in Adobe digital-media software.

It certifies that individuals have the entry-level skills to plan, design, build, and maintain effective communications using different forms of digital media.

Benefits of ACA Certification:

  • Adobe certification represents the creative skills in demand today by industry and academic. Getting the certification shows that you have the skills needed, and therefore increases your chances of securing a job later on.
  • From this workshop, you will learn the way the industry communicates, to prepare you for the working culture.
  • The better you are at understanding what design is needed, you will be able to provide a better output.
  • Learn from the Adobe Certified Professional the tips and tricks to get the best artwork, at a faster time!

WHAT WILL I WIN? In ACA Championship Malaysia 2020

1st PLACE

Trip to Anaheim, California

Represent Malaysia at the ACA World Championship

  • Return flight ticket & Accommodation

2nd PLACE

 

 

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3rd PLACE

 

 

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REGISTERED INSTITUTES / UNIVERSITIES 2020

KDU

KDU University College

New Era

New Era University College

UUM

Universiti Utara Malaysia

Politeknik Ibrahim Sultan

Politeknik Ibrahim Sultan

APU

Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation

Alfa International College

Alfa International College

Kolej Komuniti Hulu Langat

Kolej Komuniti Hulu Langat

UNISEL

University Selangor

UNI KL

University Kuala Lumpur

IACT College

IACT College

The One Academy Penang

The One Academy Penang

ASWARA

Akademi Seni Budaya dan Warisan Kebangsaan

UM Pahang

University Malaysia Pahang

MIA

Malaysian Institute of Art

Kolej Komuniti Chenderoh

Kolej Komuniti Chenderoh

Erican College

Erican College

Saito University College

Saito University College

INTI Subang

Inti International College Subang

University Teknologi Petronas

University Teknologi Petronas

JTM

Institut Latihan Perindustrian Arumugam Pilai Nibong Tebal

KUIS

Kolej Universiti Islam Antarabangsa Selangor

UPSI

UNIVERSITI PENDIDIKAN SULTAN IDRIS

MMU

MULTIMEDIA UNIVERSITY

UTeM

UNIVERSITI TEKNIKAL MALAYSIA MELAKA

REAL School

REAL School

UCSI University

UCSI University

TARUC Penang

TARUC Penang

Kolej Kemahiran Tinggi Mara Rembau

Kolej Kemahiran Tinggi Mara Rembau

Sunway Ipoh

Sunway Ipoh

KLMUC

KL Metropolitan University College

MAHSA

MAHSA Avenue International College

Les Copaque Animation Academy

Les Copaque Animation Academy

TATI University College

TATI University College

POLITEKNIK MUADZAM SHAH

POLITEKNIK MUADZAM SHAH

Confucian Private Secondary School

Confucian Private Secondary School

City University Malaysia

City University Malaysia

Han Chiang

Han Chiang-University College of Communication

Jati Institute

Jati Institute

The University of Nottingham

The University of Nottingham

TAYLORS-UNIVERSITY

TAYLORS-UNIVERSITY

The One Academy

The One Academy

UNIMAS

Universiti Malaysia Sarawak

UTAR

UNIVERSITY TUNKU ABDUL RAHMAN

UTAR Sg Long

Universiti Tunku Adbul Rahman Sg Long

UiTM

Universiti Teknologi MARA-Perak Branch

Dasein Academy of Arts

Dasein Academy of Arts

Equator College

Equator College

UMT

Universiti Malaysia Terengganu

Point College

Point College

IIUM

INTERNATIONAL ISLAMIC-UNIVERSITY MALAYSIA

Camou Academy of Media Arts

Camou Academy of Media Arts

LIMKOKWING-UNIVERSITY

LIMKOKWING-UNIVERSITY

KKPB

Kolej Komuniti Paya Besar

UMK

University Malaysia Kelantan

Clazroom College

Clazroom College

Inti Penang

Inti International University Penang

MSU

MANAGEMENT AND SCIENCE UNIVERSITY

PIA College

PIA College

SUC

SOUTHERN-UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

TARUC

Tunku Abdul Rahman University College

First City University College

First City University College

IUMW

International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW)

SEGI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

SEGI UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

UTM

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

WHAT’S THE TIMELINE TO ENTER?

20th Feb 2020


Official Launch of ACA Championship Malaysia 2020

19th March 2020

9.00am To 12.00pm

Competition kick off & Briefing for Design Subject

1st April 2020

UPTO 3.00pm

Deadline to upload your final competition artwork

8th April 2020: Top 30 Finalists will be announced by registered Email

23rd April 2020

9.00am To 6.00pm

Live test for Top 30 Finalist

20th April - 22nd April 2020: Top 30 ACA Workshop & Certification

14th May 2020


Grand Finale in Conjunction With SEA Connect Creative Conference 2020

15th June 2020


Deadline for World Championship Registration 2020

Grand winner will represent Malaysia at the ACA World Championship in Anaheim City, California, USA
Return flight ticket & Accommodation will be provided to eligible winner *(subject to terms and conditions)

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