FAQ UiTM Perak Branch

1. What is UiTM?

UiTM is short for Universiti Teknologi MARA. It is Malaysia's largest institution of higher learning in terms of size and population. It has experienced phenomenal growth since its commencement in 1956 and it is still growing.

Beside the main campus in Shah Alam, the university has expanded nationwide with 12 state campuses (out of which 7 are state autonomous campuses), 6 satellite campuses in Shah Alam, 11 state satellite campuses and 21 affiliated colleges. With this vast network and a workforce of 17,770, the university offers more than 500 academic programmes in a conducive and vibrant environment. It is also home to some 175,200 students. For more information, kindly go to: http://www.uitm.edu.my/index.php/en/about-uitm/uitm-profile-history/university-profile

2. Where is the location of UiTM Perak Branch?

UiTM Perak Branch main campus is located in Seri Iskandar, Perak and another campus located in Tapah, Perak Campus Map.


3. What are the programmes offered in UiTM Perak?

UiTM offers various programmes from foundation to postgraduate level.

Please contact the Faculty or Academic Center which offers the programme directly for further information.


4. What are the entry requirements for those programmes?

Entry requirements for each programme are different. Kindly visit the official website of the Faculty or Academic Center directly for the entry requirements.

Please browse through our website to have access to the Faculty or Academic Center website via our Academic main menu.


5. I am planning to further my study in Postgraduate programme - to whom can I talk to for advice?

Kindly visit our Institute of Graduate Studies website. 


6.I s there any course offered online (distance learning)?

Yes. For more information, kindly visit our Institute of NEO Education website.


7. Is there any programme offered for international students?

Yes. We offer postgraduate programmes as well as mobility programmes for international students. 

Kindly visit our Institute of Graduate Studies website for postgraduate programmes offered and our Office of International Affairs website for the mobility programmes. 


8. Where can I get the information on important dates for student intake?

Kindly view Calendar for important dates on student intake or visit its official portal at http://pengambilan.uitm.edu.my/


9. How is the learning environment in UiTM?

UiTM provides conducive learning facilities for students. It is also a venue to one of the biggest libraries in the country, with branches at all campuses.


10. Do you provide students accommodation in campus?

Yes, currently we have provided more than 6,000 places of accommodation within campus. However, private accommodation also available for rent by private landlord in the vicinity.


11. How does the university prepare its students to have the necessary skills to compete in the job market?

UiTM consistently works towards adding value to a wholesome education for its students through various academic and non-academic experience on campus. Students and the UiTM community are encouraged to organize and participate in various activities within these categories, such as leadership, spiritual, sports, patriotism, entrepreneurships, community service, social and cultural, creativity and innovation, communication skills, and internationalisation.