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Universiti Teknologi MARA

Universiti Teknologi MARA

country rank: 5
world rank: 846

University Overview

It was established in 1956 and is located in the urban setting of the medium-sized city of Shah Alam (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Selangor. Universiti Teknologi MARA (MARA University of Technology) is a non-profit public higher-education institution with a mission to educate the general public. Branch campuses for this school are also located in the following locations: Petaling Jaya and Puncak Alam are two cities in Malaysia. Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is a coeducational Malaysian higher education institution that is officially recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia). It has a very large enrollment range (Topuniversitieslist enrollment range: over-45,000 students) and is one of the largest in the country. UiTM offers courses and programs leading to officially recognized higher education degrees such as pre-bachelor degrees (e.g., certificates, diplomas, associate or foundation degrees), bachelor degrees, master degrees, and doctorate degrees in a variety of fields of study at the undergraduate, masters, and doctorate levels. For further information, please see the degree levels and fields of study matrix provided below by Topuniversitieslist. Admissions to this 64 year old Malaysian higher-education school are determined by entrance exams as well as candidates’ previous academic records and ratings. International students are invited to submit an application for admission. Students can also take advantage of a variety of academic and non-academic facilities and services, which include a library, housing, sports facilities, financial aid and/or scholarships, study abroad and exchange programs, online courses and distance learning opportunities, as well as administrative support.

University Identity

Name
Acronym UiTM
Founded 1956
Motto Usaha, Taqwa, Mulia Endeavour, Religious, Dignified

University Location

Address Shah Alam 40450 Selangor Malaysia
Tel +60 (3) 5544 2000
Fax +60 (3) 5544 2223
Other locations Petaling Jaya, Puncak Alam City

Yearly Tuition Range

Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local
students
0-1,000 US$ (0-750 Euro) 1,000-2,500 US$ (750-1,800 Euro)
International
students
2,500-5,000 US$ (1,800-3,700 Euro) 7,500-10,000 US$ (5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Selection Type Yes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Admission Rate Not reported
Admission Office Student Intake Division, UiTM Shah Alam 40450 (3) 5544 2000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment over-45,000
Academic Staff over-5,000
Control Type Public
Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation None

Facilities and Services

Library Yes
Housing Yes
Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Yes
Distance Learning Yes
Academic Counseling Not reported
Career Services Not reported
Institutional Hospital Not reported

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditation

Memberships and Affiliations

Open Education Consortium (OEC)

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