An innovation-led and graduate-focused Research University. Campuses are located both in Kuala Lumpur, the capital city of Malaysia and Johor Bahru, the southern city in Iskandar Malaysia, which is a vibrant economic corridor in the south of Peninsular Malaysia.
Since it became a full-fledged university in 1975, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) has played a pivotal role as Malaysia's largest contributor of technical and professional workforce for the local industry, government agencies as well as multinational companies.
Along with its vision to be recognised as a world-class Entrepreneurial Research University, UTM is set to be the centre of academic and technological excellence. Its mission is to be a leader in the development of human capital and innovative technologies that will contribute to the nation's wealth creation.
UTM is now regarded as Malaysia's premier institution in engineering, science and technology and ranked in the top 1% league in the World University Rankings in the field of engineering and technology.
UTM's vision is in line with the nation's aspiration of becoming a knowledge-based, innovation-led economy that is grounded in creativity and innovation with high value creation.