Higher Institution Centre of Excellence

The establishment of Centre of Excellence (CoE) is to drive the Institutions of Higher Learning to be more competent in research, expertise and services both nationally and globally. The diversity of CoE established in Malaysia Higher Institution is definitely one of pronouced efforts in research enculturation to improve the quality of research & development as well as services provided by the institutions.

The recognition of CoE by the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) as Higher Institution Centre of Excellence (HICoE) further propel CoEs to excel at a specific niche area. It is envisioned that the HICoE will build the capacity for greater achievement in the global level.  At the time of writing, HICoEs are tasked to address nine (9) National Main Sectors.

Universiti Teknologi Malaysia is proud to be home of four (4) HICoE.