FAQ

1.How can foreign students enter UTM?

2.In what state is Universiti Teknologi Malaysia found?

3.How large is Universiti Teknologi Malaysia?

4. How to become a member of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) library?

5. Who is the current Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Vice Chancellor?

6. What are the programmes that Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) provide for summer course?

7. Where to stay at UTM?

8. How students can apply to stay in UTM hostel?

9. Do all Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) students can stay in campus?

10. are the requirements for admission to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)?

11. How to Apply to any of the courses for all the undergraduate programmes offered at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)?

12. Why should i make a donation to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)?

13. Does UTM provides scholarships and fellowships for International Students?

14. What is UTM e-learning?

15. Does UTM provide sports and recreation centre for their students?

16. Where is UTM SPACE located?

17. What is UTM My-Tag?

18. What is UTM e-Portfolio?

 

 


1.How can foreign students enter UTM?


Students are required to register as full time students.
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2.In what state is Universiti Teknologi Malaysia found?
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), is located in Johor Bahru, the southern city in Iskandar Malaysia which is a vibrant economic corridor in the south of Peninsular Malaysia.
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3.How large is Universiti Teknologi Malaysia?
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia UTM has 2 campuses, namely the 1,222 hectare main campus in Skudai, Johore, located about 18 kilometers from the Sultan Ismail Airport of Johore Bahru, Malaysia, and an 18 hectare branch campus, situated at jalan Semarak, in the capital city of Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur.
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4. How to become a member of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) library?
Every new full-time/part-time off campus students and permanent staff members of UTM is issued a UTM identification card when they first register with the University. The barcode, affixed on the reverse of the card, is used to activate the member’s record.
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5. Who is the current Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) Vice Chancellor?
UTM current pro-chancellors is Yang Amat Mulia Raja Zarith Sofiah binti Almarhum Sultan Idris Shah DK., SPMJ, SPCM, M.A (Oxon) , Y. Bhg. Tan Sri Dato’ Seri (Dr.) Abdullah bin Ayub P.M.N., P.S.M, S.P.C.M., S.P.M.J., D.P.M.T., D.P.S.K., P.G.D.K., J.M.N., K.M.N., B.A. (Hons.) (Malaya), Queen Scholar (Public Administration) (Cambridge), Hon. L.L.D. (Malaya), Hon. D. Litt. (UiTM) and Y.Berhormat Dato’ Dr. Muhammad Ridzuan bin Mohd. Salleh D.P.M.J., C.Eng., P.Eng., F.I.E.M., F.I.E.E., F.A.Sc., Ph.D.(Elect.), M.Sc.(Elect. Power)(London), E.Eng., D.Eng.(Hons.)(Western Australia), E.Eng.(Hons.)(UTM)
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6. What are the programmes that Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) provide for summer course?
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia current Vice Chancellor is Professor Dato’ Ir. Dr. Zaini Bin Ujang,Professor in Environmental Bioengineering
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7. Where to stay at UTM?
The two-week program offers a number of interesting courses such as Malaysian Traditional Architecture, Islam Hadhari, Asian Civilization, Jungle Trekking, Scuba Diving and others.
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8. How students can apply to stay in UTM hostel?
If you come to UTM, you can stay at our University’s Scholar’s Inn. It has 87 units of apartment located at Kolej Perdana, Kolej Rahman Putra, and Kolej Tun Fatimah. Overall, Scholar’s Inn unit is divided into:
a) 80 unit at Block U9 Kolej Perdana
b) 3 units at Kolej Rahman Putra
c) 4 units at Kolej Tun Fatimah

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9. Do all Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) students can stay in campus?
Yes, all students can stay in campus. At present, there are 13 residential colleges on Skudai main campus, which can accommodate more than 17500 students. There are two types of room available in each college: single and double . Some colleges provide single accommodation for students with each room having a network port and its own attached bathroom. There are about 301 units of 2 bed-room and 3-bedroom family apartments available in 3 colleges, usually reserved for international students. Most of the units are well equipped, fully furnished with ports for telephone and access to campus IT facilities and the Internet.
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10.What are the requirements for admission to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)?
The requirements for admission to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia may vary. You can visit the website for admission information. Please see the page link, further down this page, listed under Related Links.
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11. How to Apply to any of the courses for all the undergraduate programmes offered at Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)?
You can visit the UTM website.You will be able to get information about the programme entry requirements, programme objectives, learning outcomes, programme structure and features, curiculum and award requirements. Please see the page link, further down this page, listed under Related Links.
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12. Why should i make a donation to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM)?
Your gifts to The UTM Fund will help support the university’s academic and research and programmes, students’ activities, outreach and community programmes.
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13. Does UTM provides scholarships and fellowships for International Students?
UTM do not provide scholarships and fellowships for our International students but we may help them. Please visit our Office of International Affairs for more information. Please see the page link, further down this page, listed under Related Links.
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14. What is UTM e-learning?
In UTM, e-learning is a system that allows course outlines, lecture notes, quizzes, assignments, discussion forums and other learning activities to be accessed by students via the university network. Each registered student provided with the facilities to access the course materials at any time and from anywhere.
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15. Does UTM provide sports and recreation centre for their students?
Definitely,the UTM sports unit caters to the sports and recreational needs of the University community. Its mission is to nurture the development and expanding the sports including recognizing student hidden potentials in sports. In addition, it promotes to cultivate healthy lifestyle among students and staffs. The important annual sporting event is to promote students to be active and having fun while in UTM.

This unit was formed also to help the University to explore and expose students hiddens potentials through several effectives training programs which are competitive and challenging in nature. All recreational activity is filles with objectives in order to help students understand the concept of competition, self esteem, discipline, responsibility and good communication skills.
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16.What is UTM MyLine??
UTM MyLine is UTM Online Resources for Learning in English is a service that offers resources for self-access language learning covering study skills, academic reading, writing and listening, grammar and other resources for learning in English for full-time students of public institutions of higher learning in Malaysia. The service allows you to choose what you want to learn at your own pace.
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17. What is UTM My-Tag?
UTM My-TAG is a web based expert system profiling software that has been developed by UTM researchers headed by Prof. Dr. Mohd Tajudin Ninggal. My-TAG is designed to provide scientific data to an individual or group of individuals in relation to their personality factor, emotional, stability, cognitive and career interest aspects based on Malaysian values, culture and norms. This assessment technology is useful tools to hypothesize and making decisions on human reaction toward self and others in various setting.
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18. What is UTM e-Portfolio?
UTM e-Portfolio is an online compilation of documents that is flexible and is based on artifact evidences of which students are directly involved in a continuous reflection process towards their own learning, the progress of their achievement on knowledge, technical and generic skills as well as their personal, academic and career development planning. UTM is the first university in the country that has developed an e-Portfolio system for its student to record their academic progress and learning reflection. The project was started in 2005 as one of the tools to monitor and assess the acquirement of UTM Graduate Attributes among its students.
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19. Where is UTM SPACE located?
UTM SPACE is located near Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in the heart of Skudai. UTM SPACE is recognized as one of Malaysia’s life-long teaching institutions. The Introduction to UTM SPACE website provides a guided tour of undergraduate academic opportunities.
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