General information
Finance type Nonprofit
Organization type Public
Established
Abbreviation UUM
Teachers 1,095
Students 14,703
Foreigners 15%
Religion None
Academic calendar Semesters
AdmissionBased on grades and examinations
Gender limitation No limits
Campus type Suburban
Distance learning Available
Exchange programs Available
Library Available
Motto
Ilmu Budi Bakti
Accreditation
• Kementerian Pendidikan Tinggi
Affiliations
• Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
• Federation of the Universities of the Islamic World (FUIW)
Rankings
World ranking911
Country ranking8
International Faculty387
International Students280
Ranking in world by sphere
Social Sciences and Management337
International rankings
UniPage World University Ranking911
QS World University Rankings849
Webometrics Ranking1499
Alternative title
ms Universiti Utara Malaysia
Chinese 馬來西亞北方大學
Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) - public higher education institution in Malaysia.

Universiti Utara Malaysia - Description

The Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) campus is situated in Sintok, 48 km to the north of Alor Star and 10 km to the east of Changlun, a small town situated along the North-South Highway. The 1,061 hectare campus, which was originally a tin mining area, is surrounded by beautiful scenery, lush tropical forests and mountains. In addition, two rivers flow inside the campus, the Sintok and Badak rivers, creating a most pleasant and serene environment. UUM has one of the most beautiful and modern campuses in the northern region. The RM580 million campus started its operations on 15 September 1990 and officially declared open by His Royal Highness the Royal Chancellor of UUM on 17 February 2004. The main buildings, the Sultanah Bahiyah Library, the Sultan Badlishah Mosque, the Muadzam Shah Hall, the Tan Sri Othman Hall, the Sports Complex, the University Mall, the Students Residential Halls and the University Inn. UUM ensures accommodation for all its students. To cater to the housing needs of its ever growing student population, UUM has 15 student residential halls that can accommodate approximately 20,000 students. The residential halls are named mostly after national corporations and conglomerates such as MAS, TENAGA NATIONAL, TRADEWINDS, PETRONAS,...

Location on map - Universiti Utara Malaysia

Location on map - Universiti Utara Malaysia
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