Month: June 2013

UTM EMBARKS ON INDUSTRY LINKAGES WITH BAE SYSTEMS

LANGKAWI, 28th  March 2013: Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and BAE Systems today signed a non disclosure agreement (NDA) to embark on academic and research collaboration, as well as student and staff engagement.  UTM Vice Chancellor, Professor Dato’ Seri Dr Zaini Ujang said, this collaboration is part of UTM’s drive to enhance linkages with the industry, …

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UTM – GKI | Water Lab – Stakeholder Engagement Forum

On June 26th, a group of 20+ representatives of industry, academia, government, and non-governmental organizations gathered in Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre to discuss the challenges and opportunities in Malaysian water corporate social responsibility (CSR). Initiated and hosted by the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), this Water Lab created the opportunity for participants to share best practices, …

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8 UTM teams shortlisted for Innovate Malaysia 2013

8 UTM teams has been shortlisted to the prestigious Innovate Malaysia 2013 competition organised by Intel, Altera, NI, Siltera, Agilent and DreamCatcher. Have a look at their videos submission. Also, remember to like their video on the given Facebook link so they can have a chance to win Best Video Award. At the moment, one …

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Johor Bahru recorded an API of 107

UTM Johor Bahru, 24 June – The air pollutant index (API) for Johor Bahru has dropped dramatically which gives relief to all Johor Bahru residents. UTM in-campus students can finally wake up to clearer blue skies thanks to favourable winds but still hoping for the rain to come. The latest figures released by the Department …

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UTM making its global presence felt at MIT

JOHOR BAHRU, 14 June 2013: A delegation from UTM, headed by acting Vice Chancellor of UTM, Prof. Ir. Mohd. Azraai Kassim will be participating at the 6th International Conference of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Learning International Networks Consortium (LINC) 2013, to be held on June 16-19, 2013 at Cambridge, Massachusettes. An important development in …

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The Soul of Higher Education

Extract of Vice Chancellor’s New Year Address As Malaysia strives to be a leading knowledge hub in the region, there is a need to reflect on the true meaning and essence of knowledge and education beyond just numbers in terms of achievements in rankings and ratings. This is what drives me to highlight the importance …

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