The Malaysian state of Perak may not seem like the natural home of a retail and educational revolution, but that is exactly what is happening with the construction of Quest International University Perak. Read more: Vijay Eswaran in Forbes Philanthropy Heroes list
Vijay Eswaran is the co-founder and Executive Chairman of the QI Group and has been extremely vocal in expressing his own view that education should be one of the leading areas of growth for the company he established in 1998 as a trader in commemorative coins; QI city will see the QI Group step further into the world of education as the QI City will develop a new way for students to learn in a campus that will become the focal point of their lives.
Vijay Eswaran himself attended two well known educational institutions in the form of the London School of Economics and Southern Illinois University, which Eswaran believes can form the blueprint for the city he is developing in Perak.
QI City will allow individuals the chance to attend the 840 bed teaching hospital that will bring the latest technology and theories to the Malaysian state and turn this area of northern Malaysia into a world leader in medical research; QI City is being constructed in a way that will allow the city to become a major builder of support for the students, staff, and faculty of Quest International University Perak in terms of its retail mall, event center, and luxury condominiums that will form the heart of this consistently expanding university campus. Read more: Dato Vijay Eswaran: From taxi driver to worth over $500 million dollars
The QI Group has been on an amazing rise through the direct sales industry that dates back to 1998 when the only available product sold by the company was a commemorative coin celebrating the 2000 Sydney Olympic Games; since then the company has evolved into a producer of healthy lifestyle products developed to increase the good health and longevity of the lives of customers across the planet. Learn more about Vijay Eswaran: http://philanthropies.org/vijay-eswaran-2/
WQIP is the property development arm of Vijay Eswaran’s QI group and has overseen the development of a spa resort that is powered by renewable energy sources to help protect the planet for the future of the next generations of QI Group customers.