MEDIA RELEASE KUALA LUMPUR, 25th of July 2017 – Universiti Malaya (UM), Malaysia’s premier Research University has organised its inaugural “Give Back to UM Day” today at the Exhibition Hall, Institute of Research Management and Services, UM. The Give Back to UM Day, the first of its kind event was held at the Research Management […]


On the 8th and 9th of December, the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (MOSTI) hosted the Malaysia Commercialisation Year (MCY) summit at the KL Convention Centre (KLCC). MCY was aimed at boosting research, development and innovation (R, D & I) from local research institutions and universities as wealth generators through commercialisation. The summit is […]


University Malaya Centre of Innovation and Commercialisation (UMCIC) has organized a workshop entitled “IP & Commercialization Roadshow” at Faculty of Science. The invited speaker was Mdm. Lim Keng Mui, Advocate, Solicitor, & Patent Agent of Pharmacos IP Consultancy, This roadshow was carried out to share knowledge on Intellectual Property Right (IPR) & Commercialization. Generally, the […]

REPORT] Global Entrepreneurship Community 2016

On the 8 th and 9 th of December, the Malaysian Global Innovation and Creativity Centre (MaGIC) and the Ministry of Finance (MoF) hosted the Global Entrepreneurship Community (GEC) at the KL Convention Centre (KLCC). The inaugural event aims to bring together startup and technology ecosystem influencers, including research experts, startup founders and industry leaders […]

[REPORT] Green Energy Innovations for Automotive Industry-Partnering Day (Series 4)

University Malaya Centre of Innovation and Commercialization (UMCIC) has organized a seminar entitled “Green Energy Innovations for Automotive Industry-Partnering Day (Series 4)”. UMCIC has invited several automotive industries such as Tan Chong Group Sdn. Bhd., Hyundai, Perodua Manufacturing Sdn. Bhd., DreamEDGE, Proton Holdings Berhad, and also other association such as EUMCCI and Platcom Ventures Sdn. […]

Contageo Won the Bank Rakyat Competition

Contageo – A Social Sharing Platform for Dengue University of Malaya students won Bank Rakyat – YIM Ideation Challenge 2015 with their developed app, Contageo. The University of Malaya team, represented by two engineering students, Muhammad Hakim bin Mohd Haniff (Department of Biomedical Engineering) and Mohamad Hilman bin Nordin (Department of Mechanical Engineering) has been […]