Preface by President/CEO

Prof Dato' Dr Mazliham Mohd Su'ud
President/CEO of UniKL

Universiti Kuala Lumpur is gearing towards becoming one of Asia’s premier technical university whilst giving huge importance to entrepreneurship knowledge. We aim to spearhead the generation of knowledge in higher technical and vocational education and training (HTVET) and by doing this, we aspire to produce technical entrepreneurs or technopreneurs with the right skills and knowledge who will be able to render their services locally and globally.

UniKL also seeks to be centre for excellence in research innovation, education and training by providing consultancy services and creating solutions to industrial problems which will benefit both the local and global communities.

With the tagline “Where Knowledge is applied,” we take pride in our applied and experiential learning, giving students real life experience and head-start when it comes to the real world. Reinforced by innovative research and global linkages with education institutes and key industries locally and globally, our extensive network opens up huge opportunities for our graduates, allowing them to rise to greater heights.

Preface by Deputy President

In uploading our mission and vision, UniKL believe through integrated educational curriculum which comprises four main components namely technical, social, cognitive and entrepreneur thinking that aims to provide our graduates with the knowledge, skills and attitude required to contribute towards a knowledge-based economy.

Our practice-oriented teaching strategy requires our student to apply their knowledge rather than just knowing them. For instance, our laboratory and workshops are well equipped to support the teaching and learning process. UniKL also provide conducive eco-system for excellence teaching and learning, R&D, services/resources, student development and community engagement.

Furthermore, many of our faculty members are industry experts’ massive industrial experience who will provide the necessary guidance and development of our students.

UniKL has its own unique entrepreneurial training module as a pathway for students who want to become entrepreneurs that are highly motivated and continuously strive to be successful in competitive business environment. Certainly, they will have the ability to manage their own business successfully in local and global markets. We aim to produce 20% of UniKL graduates to become successful entrepreneurs/technopreneurs.

Prof Dato' Hj Ahmad Zahir Hj Mokhtar
Deputy President