Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

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world rank  489

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University Overview

Established in 1904, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (University of Technology Malaysia) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the suburban setting of the medium-sized city of Johor Bahru (population range of 500,000-1,000,000 inhabitants), Johor. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Kuala Lumpur. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) is a very large (EduListing enrollment range: 35,000-39,999 students) coeducational higher education institution. Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (i.e. certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, doctorate degrees in several areas of study. See the EduListing degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 116 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on students' past academic record and grades. International applicants are eligible to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name University of Technology Malaysia
Acronym UTM
Founded 1904
Motto Kerana Tuhan Untuk Manusia
For God and For Humanity

University Location

Address Skudai, Locked Bag 791
Johor Bahru (population range: 500,000-1,000,000)
81310 Johor
T +60 (7) 553 0692
F +60 (7) 557 0815
Other locations Kuala Lumpur

Study Areas and Degree Levels

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Yearly Tuition Range

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Undergraduate Postgraduate
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Academic Managment Division, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Johor Bahru 81310
+60 (7) 553 0463

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment 35,000-39,999
Academic Staff 3,000-3,499
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Suburban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes Go to Universiti Teknologi Malaysia's Library
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Not reported


Institutional Accreditation

Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi

Memberships and Affiliations

  • Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
  • Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
  • Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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Online Courses

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