Welcome to GBTA

We are an established beauty academy in Sabah since 2002. We are an accredited centre of Malaysia Department of Skill Development (JPK), and also the accredited centre for CIBTAC (UK) in providing international recognized qualifications beauty courses catering to all level of personnel from beginners to experienced therapists and managers. In 2013, we were upgraded by JPK Malaysia to International Beauty Academy which can recruit candidates throughout the world.

We conduct ON-SITE CASE STUDIES, RESEARCHES and COMPREHENSIVE EDUCATION. Today, we have successfully trained a lot of beauty therapists, and masseuses and body spa owners with 0% unemployment record.

The Founder

Dr. Sallie Tan is the founder and the principal of the academy, she has involved in beauty industry for more than 25 years with sheer passion, confidence, hope and love.

Trained with proficiency in Beauty Therapist, Make-up artist, Aroma Therapist and Manual Lymphatic Drainage Therapist from Europe & USA, Dr. Sallie furthers her studies into MBA of Preston University, and in 2005 she attained her Doctorate in Medical Science & Cosmetology of Berkeley International University.

Aside from academia training, her involvement includes:

Mission & Vision

We aim to educate professional beauty crew with knowledge filled with Passion and Patience which follows rightful Professional Beauty Practices.

Our mission is simple yet intuitive, to produce all-rounded professional beauty who are highly competent, ethical and resourceful.

As a social responsible corporate, GIAA drives value by bringing successful system in education and workplace for female entrepreneur. We believe the key towards success in life is confident, hope and love.

Who are we?

We are the R&D Beauty Academy

We conduct on-site case studies, researches and comprehensive education that is safe, healthy and natural.


What we offer?

We Cater Studies for:


Why GBTA?

Job Guarantee

Since establishment of the academy, GBTA has successfully trained a lot of beauty therapists, beauty & body spa owners with 0% UNEMPLOYMENT RECORD

C.E.O. Creative, Elegance, Opportunity

We completely transform beginners to TOP PROFESSIONALS

International Syllabus & Competency Base Training Program (CBT)

Pursuing and receiving both INTERNATIONALLY and LOCALLY accredited academy and education certification from JPK - Malaysia and CIBTAC - UK