The history of technical education in this country has been a century old. It all began in 1904 when a Technical School began its operation on Weld Road (now Jalan Raja Chulan) to teach Technical Assistants for the Federated Malay States Departments of Railways, Survey and Public Works.
The Office of Corporate Affairs is a division within the Chancellery of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), which supports the university top management in the university strategic corporate communication, public relation as well as media relation.
Students Affairs Office provides 10 residential colleges that can accommodate up to 14,774 students in one academic session and 301 housing units for students who bring along their spouse and children to stay with them throughout their studies in UTM.
There are two types of housing available for the students. One of which is the apartment type (a – two – room and a – three – room apartment) and the other is the town house with two rooms. Each housing unit is furnished with basic facilities such as furniture and refrigerator for the students’ convenience.
UTM offers a number of on-line services for our students, faculty and staff: These set of e-services are the direct web interfaces that users interact with to accomplish specific tasks.
Moving within the campus can be a confusing and frustrating thing if you do not know your way around. UTM provides free campus bus services, the schedule can be accessed here . There are a few choices of Guest Houses in UTM to stay, the information regarding the charges, locations and contact number of the houses can be found here .
UTM students compete in 35 varsity sports and 20 club sports. Students, faculty and staff also enjoy state-of-the-art recreational facilities and fitness programs.
The sports facilities in campus focuses on its main objectives to help boost the sports spirits as well as promotes healthy living among the students.