Month: May 2011

Going the distance on cooking oil

2011/05/24 By Syed Umar Ariff news@nst.com.my JOHOR BARU: Have cooking oil will travel. At least, that is what 65 students from Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and Indonesia’s Universitas Tanjungpura are trying to prove on a 6,500km journey from Singapore to Laos which began on Sunday. Yesterday, a convoy of two buses and two pick-up trucks — …

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UTM and Qatar University Establish Collaboration in Research

  A group of UTM researchers visited Qatar University to propose a number of high impact research proposals to the academics of Qatar University for joint submission to the Qatar National Research Foundation.   The UTM delegation, led by Vice Chancellor/President Zaini Ujang comprised 8 UTM researchers including Prof Dr Ismail Said, Prof Dr Azman, …

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Establishing relations with University of Cordoba

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, and University of Cordoba, Spain have signed a pioneering general Memorandum of Understanding on April 28, 2011 in the historical city of Cordoba. Vice Chancellor of UTM, Prof. Ir. Dato Zaini Ujang and Rector of the University of Córdoba, José Manuel Roldán Nogueras signed the MOU on behalf their respective universities in …

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UTM Implements Excellence Track Programme

Starting from September this year, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) will implement the five Excellence Track Programme (ETP) to enhance the professional skills and soft skills among students. Vice-Chancellor Prof. Datuk Ir. Dr. Zaini Ujang said, the core areas are the Nobel track for academic excellence, entrepreneurship, sports, leadership and Tahfiz aimed at improving the quality employability of graduates. …

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