Month: April 2016

UTM & MOHE hosts Workshop for ASEAN Senior Officers

  Kuala Lumpur, 27 April 2016 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE) today welcomed over 60 senior officers and representatives of regional organisations across Southeast Asia to Kuala Lumpur for a workshop on ASEAN higher education. The workshop, held at the Berjaya Times Square Hotel, was jointly organised …

UTM & MOHE hosts Workshop for ASEAN Senior Officers Read More »

UTM experts train Afghan universities in OBE and SCL

UTM has been invited to work extensively with the Ministry of Higher Education of Afghanistan in the development on areas such as Modernising Higher Education [Outcome-Based Education (OBE), Student-Centred Learning (SCL), and application of modern technologies in higher education], Quality Assurance, E-Elearning, and Scholarships for Masters and PhD programmes for teachers from public universities in …

UTM experts train Afghan universities in OBE and SCL Read More »

UTM and University of Leeds agree to strengthen collaboration

JOHOR BAHRU, 21 April – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and the University of Leeds agreed to strengthen collaboration in the areas of student and staff exchange, joint research and publication, and education. The discussion to strengthen the existing relationship between the two universities ended with the signing of the Letter of Cooperation UTM Vice-Chancellor, Prof …

UTM and University of Leeds agree to strengthen collaboration Read More »

Dato’ Yasmin appointed as Adjunct Professor

JOHOR BAHRU, 20 April – Chief Executive Officer of Malaysia Digital Economy Corporation (MDeC) Dato’ Yasmin Mahmood has been appointed as Adjunct Professor at the UTM Faculty of Computing to share her vast experience in multinational company in information technology and communication. She received a letter of appointment from Deputy Vice Chancellor Professor Dr Rose Alinda …

Dato’ Yasmin appointed as Adjunct Professor Read More »

UTM to transform Batik Handcrafts subjects to be more dynamics and generate income

JOHOR BAHRU, 19 April 2016 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) is in hard effort to transform the Batik Handcrafts subject to make it more dynamic and potential to generate income. Besides, this transformation was also needed in order to instill the spirit of entrepreneurship in every future graduate of this university. The Deputy Dean of …

UTM to transform Batik Handcrafts subjects to be more dynamics and generate income Read More »

UTM Faculty of Computing Conducts Dialogue with Industry Stakeholders in the Implementation of 2U2I

JOHOR BAHRU, 17 April 2016 – A meeting was held between the academic staff of the Faculty of Computing (FC), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and FC’s industrial partners to deliberate on the implementation of a new course, namely the Bachelor of Computer Science (Database Systems) that will be implemented using the innovative  2U2I (two years at the university & …

UTM Faculty of Computing Conducts Dialogue with Industry Stakeholders in the Implementation of 2U2I Read More »

Dato’ Sri Mustapa Delivers Talk on TPPA at UTM

JOHOR BAHRU, 18 April 2016 – Minister of International Trade and Industry (MITI), Dato’ Sri Mustapa Mohamad delivered a talk on the “Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement” at the UTM Senate Hall, yesterday. The talk, organized by Persatuan Kakitangan Akademik (PKAUTM) started at 5.45 pm and attracted more than 100 staff and students interested to obtain direct …

Dato’ Sri Mustapa Delivers Talk on TPPA at UTM Read More »

MoU Exchange Session by UTM and VTC – i2M Venture

JOHOR BAHRU, 16 April 2016 – A memorandum of understanding between Universiti teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and Vision Technology Consulting (VTC) Sdn. Bhd. was formally established at an MoU signing ceremony between UTM and Global Business Service (GBS), an initiative by i2M Venture Sdn. Bhd., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Khazanah Nasional Bhd. The ceremony was witnessed by Dato’ …

MoU Exchange Session by UTM and VTC – i2M Venture Read More »

UTM Champion of Microsoft ImagineCup Malaysia 2016

MELAKA, 13 April 2016 – Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)’s InnovaBoard team was declared overall champion of the  Microsoft ImagineCup Malaysia 2016. They were also the Winner for the Innovation category. Microsoft ImagineCup is the world’s premier student technology competition which is open to students 16 years old and above. The Microsoft ImagineCup Malaysia 2016 was held in Melaka …

UTM Champion of Microsoft ImagineCup Malaysia 2016 Read More »

IEM-UTM Student Chapter Organizes Programme to Raise Female Students’ Interest in Engineering

PONTIAN, 19 March 2016 – The Institution of Engineers Malaysia (IEM) branch of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), in collaboration with the Technical Education Matriculation College, recently organized ‘The Conquest’ programme. The programme that lasted for three days, was led by the Young Woman Engineers Section of IEM-UTM Student Chapter, with the goal of providing as …

IEM-UTM Student Chapter Organizes Programme to Raise Female Students’ Interest in Engineering Read More »

FP Postgrad Student Wins ‘Best of the Best Award’ @ UTM 2016 3MT Competition

JOHOR BAHRU, 7 April 2016 – A Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) student from the Faculty of Education, Mardiana Idris was announced as the Best of the Best winner of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Three Minute Thesis (3MT) competition organised by the School of Postgraduate Studies (SPS). She took home RM1,500 in prize money. The winner …

FP Postgrad Student Wins ‘Best of the Best Award’ @ UTM 2016 3MT Competition Read More »