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Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

Serdang Campus, Seri Kembangan Malaysia +1
  • Bintulu Campus, Bintulu, Malaysia
  • QS World University Rankings
    132
  • QS Stars
    5
  • StatusPublic
  • Research OutputVery High
  • Student/Faculty Ratio7
  • ScholarshipsNO
  • International Students4,952
  • SizeL
  • Total Faculty2,214

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Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) formerly known as Universiti Pertanian Malaysia was founded in 1971 through the merger of Faculty of Agriculture, University Malaya and Agriculture College in Serdang. The first three founder faculties were Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Forestry and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science. UPM maintains its traditional role of education in focussing its tertiary level research on agriculture and its relevant areas. In early 80?s, UPM has expanded its scope by including science and technology into its areas of studies. In 1994, UPM aspired to be the University of the Next Millennium and in line with its vision, the name of Universiti Pertanian Malaysia was changed to Universiti Putra Malaysia by Malaysia?s Prime Minister, Dato? Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed on April 3, 1997.This is looked upon as a strategic move in preparing UPM as a versatile, higher learning institution that is in tandem with Malaysia?s dynamic technology.

About

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) formerly known as Universiti Pertanian Malaysia was founded in 1971 through the merger of Faculty of Agriculture, University Malaya and Agriculture College in Serdang. The first three founder faculties were Faculty of Agriculture, Faculty of Forestry and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Science. UPM maintains its traditional role of education in focussing its tertiary level research on agriculture and its relevant areas. In early 80?s, UPM has expanded its scope by including science and technology into its areas of studies. In 1994, UPM aspired to be the University of the Next Millennium and in line with its vision, the name of Universiti Pertanian Malaysia was changed to Universiti Putra Malaysia by Malaysia?s Prime Minister, Dato? Seri Dr. Mahathir Mohamed on April 3, 1997.This is looked upon as a strategic move in preparing UPM as a versatile, higher learning institution that is in tandem with Malaysia?s dynamic technology.

University highlights

Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is one of the top Public universities in Seri Kembangan, Malaysia. It is ranked #132 in QS Global World Rankings 2021.

QS World University Rankings

  • 2012
    #360
  • 2013
    #411-420
  • 2014
    #376
  • 2015
    #=331
  • 2016
    #270
  • 2018
    #229
  • 2019
    #202
  • 2020
    #159
  • 2021
    #132

Ranking criteria

52.7
Overall
50.5
Academic Reputation
52.8
Employer Reputation
76.1
Faculty Student Ratio
22.3
Citations per Faculty
58.1
International Faculty Ratio
86.5
International Students Ratio

Student & Staff

Total students
16,415

40%
60%

International students
4,952

70%
30%

Total faculty staff
2,214

494
1720

Total students
16,415

40%
60%

International students
4,952

70%
30%

Total faculty staff
2,214

1720
494
2021
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