Category: Kuala Lumpur

International Cultural Day 2019

The first ever International Cultural Day 2019 (ICD2019) was successfully held at Dewan Ainuddin Wahid in UTM Kuala Lumpur on 2nd October 2019. This joyous and colourful event was jointly organised by the Faculty of Social Sciences and Humanities (FSSH) and UTM International with Associate Professor Dr. Sarimah Shamsudin, the Director of Social Sciences and Humanities, FSSH, UTM Kuala Lumpur as the Chairman and Associate Professor Dr. Norhayati Abdullah from UTM International as the Associate Chair of the programme. The Chairman of UTM’s Board of Directors, Yang Berbahagia Tan Sri Abdul Halim Ali officiated the event with an attendance of almost 1000 attendees consisting of guests, UTM officials and staff as well as UTM students at the diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate level. There were seven exhibition booths representing Sudan, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, Iraq, Nigeria, Japan and of course our very own Malaysia which displayed various cultural artifacts and activities such as traditional cuisine sampling, Ceylon tea drinking custom, folk costume exhibition, furoshiki activity and batik canting. Cultural performances consisting of songs, dances and wedding ceremonies from the participating countries were part of the progamme intinerary that captured the interest of the audiences.

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Shanghai Jiao Tong University Global Challenge Program jointly organised with UTM Summer School on Green Development in Asia

An international summer school featuring sustainable development for students from China, Japan, Korea and Malaysia.
The program highlighted the role of multi-stakeholders for the transformation of low-carbon society in Iskandar Malaysia.

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UTM Researchers Promote Science and Technology for Disaster Resilience in Malaysia

The Selangor State Government, group of researchers from the Disaster Preparedness and Prevention Center (DPPC) of the Malaysia-Japan International Institute of Technology (MJIIT), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), International Research Institute of Disaster Science (IRIDeS), Tohoku University, City of Sendai, Japan and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) launched a publication on landslide and flood risks in the state of Selangor. the publication explains the science behind landslide and flood events so that local authorities, community leaders, and the community at large can better understand the risks they are facing. With this understanding, they can take action towards better preparedness or mitigation measures from the effects of landslide and flood disasters.

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2019/2020 ASEAN Science & Technology Fellowship kicked-off in Bali

2019/2020 ASEAN Science & Technology Fellowship kick-off in Bali and fellows commenced their one-year journey by attending the orientation and close-out workshop, participation in the 76th Committee of Science, Technology and Innovation (COSTI) meeting and Capacity Development Workshop from June 23-30 in Bali, Indonesia.

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12 External Evaluators for 3rd MJIIT Chemical Engineering Design Seminar and Exhibition

The department of Chemical Process Engineering (CPE) had organised the annual design seminar and exhibition on 4th April 2019 as a platform for their final year students of Bachelor of Chemical Process Engineering to present their final year capstone design project.

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