Partner Universities

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)

Public University
University name in mother tongue:
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Founder: founded by government
Number of faculties: 21
Number of students: 25 172
Number of academia: 2624 (1453 with doctorate)
Number of programmes : 174
Undergraduate (first degree and diploma programme) = 11 392
Postgraduate programme (master, PhD and DBA) = 13 780

International cooperation:

UTM has more than 100 university partners across the globe– all enjoying the benefits of a rewarding and profitable partnership.

REPESEA at University media:

Country: Malaysia
Location: Johor Bharu and Kuala Lumpur
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About the University:

UTM is a leading innovation driven entrepreneurial university in engineering science and technology located both in Kuala Lumpur and Johor Bharu.  Established in 1972, the university believes in four strategic thrusts; contribute – to human capital development by providing quality education; provide – leadership and contribution through research and innovation; achieve – desirable image and branding that fulfills the requirements of stakeholders; and contribute – to society through community engagement and outreach.


The vision of the university is to be recognized as a world class centre of academic and technological excellence while the mission is to be a leader in the development of human capital and innovative technologies that will contribute to the nation’s wealth creation.

Among largest achievement received by UTM are:

  • Conferred the self-accreditation status by the Malaysia Ministry of Education, in recognition of the university’s excellent internal quality assurance mechanism.

  • First public university to be announced as an autonomous university by the Ministry of Education.

  • Awarded 6 star rating in the Malaysia Research Asessment Instrument (MyRA)2014 star rating award.

  • Ranked at no63 in Asia by QS University ranking Asia 2016

  • Ranked at no 1 in Malaysia by Times Higher Education (THE) Asia university rankings 2016

International Business School

UTM International Business School (UTM IBS) was established in 1997 as a graduate school of management to offer management and economic courses. Formed as a Centre of Excellence in the beginning and later grows as a faculty, IBS is envisioned to lead the education sector in post-graduate business management education. UTM IBS is committed to the development of innovative and entrepreneurial leaders for the global market, who contribute to the advancement of knowledge, and contribute to the societal wealth and well being.