Universiti Teknologi MARA

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University Overview

Founded in 1956, Universiti Teknologi MARA (MARA University of Technology) is a non-profit public higher education institution located in the urban setting of the small city of Shah Alam (population range of 250,000-499,999 inhabitants), Selangor. This institution has also branch campuses in the following location(s): Petaling Jaya, Puncak Alam City. Officially accredited and/or recognized by the Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi (Ministry of Higher Education, Malaysia), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is a very large (uniRank enrollment range: over-45,000 students) coeducational higher education institution formally affiliated with the Islamic religion. Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) 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 uniRank degree levels and areas of study matrix below for further details. This 62 years old higher-education institution has a selective admission policy based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades. International students are welcome to apply for enrollment.

University Identity

Name
Name MARA University of Technology
Acronym UiTM
Founded 1956
Motto Usaha, Taqwa, Mulia
Endeavour, Religious, Dignified

University Location

Address
Shah Alam (population range: 250,000-499,999)
40450 Selangor
Malaysia
T +60 (3) 5544 2000
F +60 (3) 5544 2223
Other locations Petaling Jaya, Puncak Alam City

Degree Levels & Study Areas


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Yearly Tuition Range

uniRank Tuition Range Matrix
Undergraduate Postgraduate
Local student 0-1,000 US$
(0-750 Euro)
1,000-2,500 US$
(750-1,800 Euro)
Int'l student 2,500-5,000 US$
(1,800-3,700 Euro)
7,500-10,000 US$
(5,500-7,400 Euro)

University Admissions

Gender Admission Men and Women (coed)
International Students Yes, international applicants are welcome to apply for admission
Admission Selection 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
+60 (3) 5544 2000

Size and Profile

Student Enrollment Total Enrolment Range over-45,000
Academic Staff Total Faculty Range over-5,000
Control Type Control Type Public
Entity Type Entity Type Non-Profit
Academic Calendar Academic Calendar Semesters
Campus Setting Campus Setting Urban
Religious Affiliation Islamic Islamic

Facilities and Services

Library University Library Yes Go to Universiti Teknologi MARA's Library
Housing University Housing and Accommodation Yes
Sport Facilities University Sport Facilities Yes
Financial Aids University Financial Aids Yes
Study Abroad Study Abroad and International Exchange Programs Yes
Distance Learning Distance Learning and Online Courses Yes

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation or Recognition
Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi


Year of first Accreditation
1956

Affiliations

  • Open Education Consortium (OEC)

Academic Structure


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Site last updated: Wednesday, 14 November 2018