About Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM)
Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka is a public university located at Durian Tunggal, Melaka. As a Focus University, UTeM excels in technical fields such as Engineering, Information Technology and Management Technology. UTeM garnered a reputation of producing high quality engineering graduates which consists of local and international students. This includes students from Indonesia, Saudi Arabia, Chad, Syria, Pakistan, Cameroon, Bangladesh, Tanzania, India, Somalia, Singapore, Qatar, Palestine, Libya, Iraq, Iran, Ghana, France, Yemen, Nigeria and Jordan.
There are three campuses that form UTeM, the main campus which is located at Durian Tunggal, the City Campus located in the heart of Melaka and the Industrial Campus which is located not too far from the main campus. UTeM has 6 faculties focusing on Electrical Engineering, Electronics and Computer Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Manufacturing Engineering, Information and Communication Technology, Technology Management and Techpreneurship as well as Engineering Technology.
Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka,
Hang Tuah Jaya, 76100 Durian Tunggal, Melaka, Malaysia.
News About Universiti Teknikal Malaysia Melaka (UTeM)
Posted: December 12, 2014
The Ministry of Education released an official statement to clarify the student recruitment policy of public institutions of higher education (IPTA). According to the statement, for academic session 2013-14, a total of 3,584 student applicants with CGPA 4.0 of which 1,673 (47%) are Bumiputera students, 1,275 (35%) Chinese, 361 (10%) Indians and 275 (7%) others.
Posted: September 3, 2014
Proficiency in English leads to better academic achievement. With the increasing use of English, mastery of the language can no longer be seen as a complementary competence especially in the fields of science, technology, engineering, and medical (STEM) — industries that are seen to drive up Malaysia’s economy. Hence, the Malaysian Government has conveyed its
Posted: July 23, 2013
Students who failed to secure places at public universities might have second chance at private institutions
PTPTN and private education operators might help students denied of public university seats The Education Ministry is looking into the possibilities of helping the 16,229 students who were left with no offers through a working solution with private education operators and the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN). A list of private colleges and universities
Posted: July 22, 2013
Transparency is the issue; not the number of seats available Over 18,000 students including top scorers were denied public university seats. In response to this, the Cabinet has directed the Education Ministry to spot the weaknesses of the system as well as how to place those who failed to gain entry in private universities. Health
Posted: July 17, 2013
Cabinet to intervene for students denied varsity seats More than 18,000 students failed to get places in public institutions of higher learning (IPTA) although they had met the requirements. In response to this, the Cabinet will discuss this issue this week to find ways to help these students, said Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun