Diploma in Hair & Media Make-up

Diploma in Hair & Media Make-up

Diploma in Hair & Media Make-up

Course Introduction

Our Diploma in Hair & Media Make-up (City & Guilds UK Level 3) prepares our students with all the skills needed to perform make-up in bridal, commercial, stage, filming & movie, special effects, to name a few. This course combines all the syllabus of S & Co. Makeup Academy, City & Guilds UK and SKM (Level 2 & 3).

This course is suitable for beginners with no prior make-up experience, persons who are passionate about art, office executives, students, etc and intend to gain a globally-recognised Diploma in Makeup certification as well as a Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM).

Normal Course Fee: RM17,800
Promo Course Fee: RM14,800

580 hours, approx 7-9 months

Full Time, Mon-Fri

City & Guilds UK, SKM & SCMA


Level 1 Foundation Beauty Makeup & Hairstyling
• Skin Theory
• Personal Image Makeup
• Bridesmaid Elegant Makeup &Hairstyling
• Elegant Mom Makeup & Hairstyling
• Male Personal Grooming Makeup
• Eyebrow correction and its perfection

Level 2 Professional Bridal Makeup & Hairstyling
• Bride Styling Theory
• Korean style Atmospheric Bride Styling
• Gentle Traditional Chinese Bride Styling
• Japanese Style Graceful Bride Styling
• Glamorous Bridal Hairstyling
• European Gorgeous Bridal Styling
• Latest Trend Light and Airy Makeup Styling
• Bridal Styling Reproduction

Level 3 Advanced Bridal Makeup & Hairstyling
• HD Airbrush Technique Theory
• Youthful Base Makeup Tutorial
• Airbrush Artistic Makeup
• Airbrush Maintenance and Cleaning
• Advanced Fair-Skinned Makeup
• Casual Hairstyling
• Themed Event Styling
• Commercial and Advertising Makeup
• Basic Colour Theory

Level 4 Fashion & Photographic Makeup
• Basic Colour Theory
• Magazine Makeup and Hairstyling
• Avant-Garde Stage Styling Design
• Photography Makeup Styling
• Shimmering and Glittering Style Styling
• Vintage Starlet Styling Design
• Smoky Eyes and Glamorous Makeup
• Late Autumn Atmosphere Photography Styling
• Fantasy Creative Makeup

Level 5 Creative Makeup & Special FX Makeup
• Body Painting Art
• Halloween Makeup
• Character Makeup
• Bruise Makeup
• Abrasion Makeup
• Finger Displacement
• Skin Burns
• Cuts and Wounds
• Claw Marks
• Movie Gunshot Wounds
• Hollywood Zombie Makeup Transformation
• Theatre Old Age Makeup

Airbrush Makeup
• Airbrush Operation Techniques
• Basic Maintenance and Cleaning Steps for Airbrush
• Airbrush Foundation Application, Contouring, Highlighting and Blush Techniques
• Airbrush Body Painting and Facial Art
• High-Definition Foundation with Airbrush
• Achieving Long-Lasting Makeup Without Caking with Airbrush
• Creating Exquisite, Flawless, and Lightweight Foundation
• Innovative Airbrush Design Styles


Free Gifts

  • Full set of high-quality makeup brushes, scissors, eye stickers, eyelash curler, eyelash comb, eyeshadow applicators and spatula.
  • Concealer, lipstick, eyeshadow palette, contour palette, creative colourful body & face powder paint palette, eyelashes and eyebrow pencil.
  • 24-color body painting kit, special effects injury makeup kit, special effects blood plasma, skin wax, liquid latex and SFX sponge.
  • Mannequin head, curling tong, elastic bands and hair clips.
  • Makeup box and school uniform.

diploma hair and media makeup free gifts

1. Photo above represents part of the entire free gift. Please refer to the itemised description for the complete free gifts items.
2. Consumables are not included, such as tissues, cotton pads, primer and personal skincare products.
3. Specific clothing or gowns and other items required for exams are not provided.

Certificates & Advancement

The Diploma in Hair & Media Make-up Course is certified by:

  • City & Guilds UK (Level 3) and
  • SKM (Level 2 & 3).

Upon graduation, our students may further their studies to attain a Bachelor’s in Arts certificate in the United Kingdom through the UCAS platform.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Yes! Depending on passing of all the assessments the course prepares you, you can expect to receive these certificates from us upon the completion of your learning with us:

i) City & Guilds UK (Level 3 Diploma) Certificate: More than 80 countries recognise the United Kingdom International Vocational Qualification (UK IVQ) issued by City & Guilds

ii) Sijil Kemahiran Malaysia (SKM Level 2 & Level 3) Certificate: Most companies in Malaysia and all the Malaysian Government Agencies recognise the SKM certification

iii) SCMA Certificate: Hiring partners that have signed Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with S & Co. Makeup Academy recognise the SCMA certificate

Our graduates have been successfully recruited by our hiring partners in Singapore and Malaysia, to work for prominent beauty brand names under various positions from Beautician, Consultant to Executives in the corporate offices.

Additionally, please check out our Career Placement page for more information on how you can join our Hiring Partners!
We typically have a new intake once every 2 to 3 months. Please contact us to find out the next intake date and our availability!
Yes! From time to time, our industry partners will invite us to take part in their events. The outdoor events our students have completed in the past include: 8TV movie production, fashion show, Youtube video production, corporate events, to name a few.

Note: While we try our best to let every student participate in these outdoor make-up events, it is subject to the event availability by our industry partners, their requirement in terms of the size of make-up team, the seniority & skill level of student, all of which are beyond the control of S & Co. Make-up Academy.
No, prior experience is not required to enroll into our make-up course. Our course curriculum is a combination of both theory and hands-on lessons that has been designed for beginners to master and appreciate the make-up skills and knowledge.
There is student hostel within walking distance of the Academy, where our Course Advisor will be happy to assist our outstation & overseas students with their accommodation requirements.
Yes! Please note that visitation is strictly by advanced appointment only. You can reach our make-up academy either by car (Block D at Pacific Place Ara Damansara) or by LRT (5 mins walk from Ara Damansara Station). Please contact us to book a free tour of our Academy today!
Enrollment Fee of RM250 per student, City & Guilds Assessment Fee of RM1600 and SKM Assessment Fee of RM1600 per student per SKM Level are excluded from our Course Fee.

Additionally, you may wish to set aside budget of RM1500 to RM2500 to purchase additional make-up products and consumables not included in our Free Gifts. Product item list shall be given on induction day so our students have sufficient time to purchase these items through online or retail shops, wherever gives them the best value. It is NOT compulsory to purchase these items through the Academy.
Yes, our Course Advisor can assist you with the installment plan
We recommend you to contact us to make an appointment with our Course Advisor, who will help you understand everything you need to know about our course, fees and schedules; as well as for a free tour of our academy. Our Course Advisor will also assist you with the signing up of our courses.