Georgetown (also known as George Town) is a city that located in Penang, Malaysia. It is the capital city of the state and some part of it has been designated by UNESCO as a World Heritage Site since 2008. Some of the notable landmarks in this city include Menara Liang Court, Gurney Tower, KOMTAR Tower, New Bob Centre, and Fortune Heights. Besides, there are also some shopping malls here, such as Prangin Mall and 1st Avenue.
This city has many amenities nearby, such as schools, hospitals, and universities. The following are some of the main schools here:
- Han Chiang Independent High School
- Penang Japanese School
- SJK (Cina) Beng Teik Cawangan
- SMJK Convent Datuk Keramat
- SMJK Union
- SMK Abdullah Munshi
- SMK Perempuan Sri Mutiara
- Sk Jelutong Barat
- St. Christopher's International School
- St.George Girl's High School
As for hospitals, there are Carl Corrynton Medical Center, Carl Corrynton Medical Centre, Gleneagles Penang Medical Center, Hope Children Hospital, Island Hospital, Lam Wah Ee Hospital, Lam Wah Ee Hospital Tcm Branch, Penang Adventist Hospital, and Penang General Hospital. There are also some universities here, such as Despark College Penang, Kdu Penang University College, and Wawasan Open University.