When there is No Vision, People will have No Passion

Prof. Datuk Ts. Dr. Ahmad Fauzi Ismail


To be a premier global academic and research institution, excelling in science, technology and engineering. 


To lead in the development of holistic talents and innovative technologies for universal well-being and prosperity 


The divine law of Allah is the foundation of knowledge. In line with His will, UTM strives with total commitment to attain excellence in science, technology and engineering for the well-being and prosperity of mankind



Research in UTM are built upon our conventional strength in engineering while exploring other emerging fields.


One of the success stories of UTM where we group together research centres with similar focus areas


UTM have four HICoEs in Malaysia


26 Research Center in UTM


Each of our centres of excellence have a more specific


The smaller nucleus of our research entities where we encourage working in either single discipline or multi discipline group


At a Glance


RM 270+ mil worth of research  & teaching equipment  (including RM 50 mil high end  equipment)

4 Higher Institution Center of Excellence

RM 50 mil average grant secured per year (2010-2018)

1.5 mil online journal titles subscribes with 480k printed book


1600+ researchers with 30% young academicians

83 UTMShines

7000+ research-based postgraduates (70% PhD graduates)

66% academicians are principal investigators


205 patent granted (2013-2018)

36000+ indexed publications (cumulative, Scopus)

RM14.5 mil income generated from commercialization (2013-2019)

65 high impact (min 3 stars rating) community projects (2018)


News & Event

Open Day Resak 2021 by KTDI Student Residential College Committee

Open Day Resak 2021 by KTDI Student Residential College Committee

Open Day Resak 2021 (OPERA’21) was an annual program organized by the Student Residential College Committee (JKM) as a platform to introduce the facilities of Kolej Tun Dr. Ismail to UTM students, especially the new students from the recent intake. Also, it was a great opportunity to bring up programs organized by JKM 2020/2021 session. …

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Congratulations Dr. Afnizanfaizal Abdullah for being Appointed as Academic Editor of PLOS ONE

PLOS ONE (plosone.org) is a scholarly, peer-reviewed journal published by the Public Library of Science (PLOS), a leading not-for-profit publisher of Open Access journals. PLOS ONE is characterized by rigorous professional peer-review, consideration of a wide range of articles from science and medicine, and Open Access: making science freely accessible to the public. Today, PLOS …

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Petronas Group Technology. Now, Principal Integrity Engineer Wood Group Integrity, Australia

As part of our desire to be in research, we sign MoU with UTM to establish IJN-UTM Cardiovascular Engineering Centre. And we proud to see the progress of research that has been done.
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CEO, Institut Jantung Negara (IJN)

UTM is a key member of the Project Team.
Gerald Soosy

Construction Manager, Sunway Constrution Bhd

Office Address

Department Deputy Vice Chancellor (Research and Innovation), Level 3,
Sultan Ibrahim Chancellery Building,
Universiti Teknologi Malaysia,
81310 UTM Johor Bahru,
Johor, Malaysia


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Thursday: 8am – 3.30pm
Friday and Saturday: Closed

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Higher Institution Centre of Excellence (HI-COE)

Advance Membrane Technology Research Centre - AMTEC Institute of Noise & Vibration - INV Wireless Communication Centre - WCC

Research Institute

Centre of Excellence (COE)

Institute of High Voltage & High Current - IVAT UTM-MPRC Institue for Oil & Gas - IFOG Centre for Artificial Intelligence & Robotics - CAIRO Centre for Engineering Education - CEE Centre for Advanced Composite Materials - CACM Innovation Centre in Agritechnology for Advanced Bioprocessing - ICA Institute of Bioproduct Development - IBD

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