UniKL to join BPIEF 2016
KUCHING: Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) will be joining the seventh edition of Borneo Post International Education Fair (BPIEF) at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK) on Feb 27-28 from 10am to 6pm.
UniKL is a leading university in engineering technology established on 20 August 2002.
Wholly owned by Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), an agency under the Ministry of Rural and Regional Development (KKLW), the university is given the mandate to upgrade the status of technical education in Malaysia by the government.
UniKL moulds its graduate with strong technological knowledge and astute entrepreneurial skills who would later fulfill the current demand of the industries.
Their 14 branch institutes offer various foundation, diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes.
With the concept of ‘One Institute, One Specialisation’, UniKL contributes not only to tertiary education but also researches and development for commercialisation purposes.
Located at all over peninsular Malaysia, UniKL’s branch institutes offer various programmes in their niche areas of specialisation.
Additionally, their 12 campuses strategically located in the relevant industrial hubs.
Currently, there is a total of 29, 043 students in UniKL. Since its inception, they have produced 37,210 graduates.
Graduates of UniKL have successfully established their careers or become successful entrepreneurs in local and international arena.
Their extensive choice of hands-on specialisations are Information Technology, Animation and Multimedia, Automation and Industrial Maintenance, Automotive, Marine & Aviation, Electrical, Electronics and Telecommunication, Product Design and Precision Manufacturing, Food Technology, Chemical and Bioengineering, Medical and Allied Health Sciences, Quality Engineering and Industrial Logistic and Accountancy, Entrepreneurship and Islamic Finance.
UniKL has ‘practice-oriented’ teaching methodology which requires students to apply their knowledge and strive beyond theories learned in textbooks.
This method is further supported by professional laboratories and workshops that are well-equipped with state-of-the-art equipment coupled with cutting-edge technologies that provide a highly conducive environment for teaching and learning.
For research activities, UniKL focuses on developing new technologies and products to support its technoprenuership ventures with its researchers, graduates and industrial partner worldwide.
UniKL creates independent graduates who seek alternative pathways by exploring the technoprenuerial world.
It joins the ranks of world class universities by contributing significantly to the overall human knowledge. UniKL stands at par with the best.
For more information on the exhibitors and activities at the fair, go to www.bpief.com