Month: June 2015

Second Public Lecture for 2015 by Datuk Ismail Ibrahim, Chief Executive, Iskandar Regional Development Authority (IRDA) on 28 May 2015 at Convention Hall B12, Faculty of Built Environment, UTM, Johor Bahru.

Iskandar Malaysia : An Update Iskandar Malaysia formerly known as Iskandar Development Region (IDR) and South Johor Economic Region (SJER) is the main southern development corridor in Johor.  Iskandar Malaysia was established on 8 November 2006 Iskandar Malaysia with the aims to transform South Johor into a high income region. Iskandar Malaysia covers an area …

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Heartiest Congratulations to Prof. Dr. Mohd Hassan Osman on being appointed as the new DVC (A&I) of UMK

Heartiest Congratulations to YBhg. Prof. Dr. Mohd Hassan bin Mohd Osman on being appointed as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic and International) of Universiti Malaysia Kelantan effective 15 June 2015 to 14 June 2018

UTM Received Guests from the Implementation Coordination Unit (ICU), Prime Minister’s Department

Johor Bahru, 15 June 2015 –  UTM received guests from the Implementation Coordination Unit (ICU), Prime Minister’s Department. The ICU delegation comprised of three members, led by Puan Mutazira Abdul Mubin, Deputy Director, Statutory Bodies & Institutional Development Division, ICU. The visit began with a briefing on UTM’s key performance indicators report for the year …

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UTM-SEDA Sign MoU to Create an Alliance in Biomass and Bio Gas Technology

JOHOR BAHRU, June 17, 2015 – The Faculty of Chemical Engineering Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and the Sustainable Energy Development Authority of Malaysia (SEDA) have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together as partners in driving ahead the Malaysian Biomass and Bio Gas Technology. The memorandum was signed by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Ir. …

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UTM-NVIDIA Sign MoU to Develop Quality Human Capital in Computing and Analytical Data

JOHOR BAHRU, 16 June 2015 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and NVIDIA Corporation USA have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to develop human capital in Graphic Processing Unit (GPU), computing for high speed machine learning, and big data analytics. UTM is the first Malaysian University to be selected by NVIDIA Corporation USA to become …

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UTM-Johor Port Sign MoU to Conduct Research Collaboration

JOHOR BAHRU, 14 June 2015 – A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on research project collaboration was signed between the Johor Port Authority (Johor Port) and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). The memorandum was signed by the Executive Director of the Institute of Sultan Iskandar (ISI), Prof. Dr Mohd. Hamdan Ahmad on behalf of UTM while Johor …

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UTM Students Show their Mettle at RoboCup Japan Open 2015

Japan, May 2015 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) student team was crowned champion of the @Home Robot League category and 2nd runner up of the  @Home Simulation League category, at the RoboCup Japan Open 2015. The competition was held in Fukui, Japan from 1st to 4th May 2015. The UTM student team collaborated with two other …

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IIS has been recognised as a NanoMalaysia Center of Excellence

Kuala Lumpur 15 June: Ibnu Sina Institute for Fundamental Science Studies (IIS), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) has been recognized as a NanoMalaysia Center of Excellence. The Award was presented at the opening ceremony of the NanoMalaysia Summit & Expo 2011 by the Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Malaysia.Datuk Seri Dr Maximus Johnity Ongkili. The …

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Mexican Ambassador to Malaysia Visits UTM

Johor Bahru, 14 June 2015 – Mexican Ambassador to Malaysia, H.E. Carlos Isauro Felix Corona, visited UTM to discuss with UTM top management possible collaborative initiatives. He received a warm welcome from UTM Vice-Chancellor, Prof Datuk Ir Wahid Omar, UTM Deputy Vice-Chancellors and other UTM top officials. In his speech, H.E. Ambassador Corona highlighted the …

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UTM and Huawei Sign MoU to Set-up Industry Centre of Excellence and Talent Development Program

JOHOR BAHRU, 11  June 2015 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Huawei Technologies (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding with the aim to establish an industry centre of excellence (iCoE) and talent development program. This is a great partnership to promote the industry academia collaboration that aligns with Malaysia’s Education Blueprint 2015-2025 …

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UTM Student Recipient of Prestigious Yang di-Pertuan Agong Scholarship

Kuala Lumpur, June 2015 – Suzami Junaidah binti Arifin, a Universiti Teknologi Malaysia postgraduate student perusing her MSc in Engineering (Bioprocess) at the Faculty of Chemical Engineering, was one of the 11 recipients of the prestigious Yang di-Pertuan Agong Scholarship 2015. The scholarship award giving ceremony was held at Dewan Seri Temenggong Istana Negara, Kuala …

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