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Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN)

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  • SIZE> 12,000 students

  • AGEMature

  • STATUS Private

  • RESEARCH High

  • FOCUS Comprehensive

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Profile Universiti Tenaga Nasional (UNITEN) is one of the first private universities in Malaysia and is wholly-owned by public-listed Tenaga Nasional Berhad (TNB), one of the largest utility companies in South East-Asia. The university first started in the year 1976 as Institut Latihan Sultan Ahmad Shah (ILSAS), the corporate training centre for TNB and its predecessor, the National Electricity Board for many years. In 1994, ILSAS was transformed into a higher learning institute and was renamed Institut Kejuruteraan Teknologi Tenaga Nasional (IKATAN). It offered academic programmes in engineering and business management at undergraduate and graduates levels through twinning links with local and foreign universities. In 1997, IKATAN was upgraded to Universiti Tenaga Nasional. Thus, 2007 marks a decade of establishment of UNITEN as a university. UNITEN is a unique institution, providing both academic programmed and training in engineering technology skills within the same campus. The university?s programmes are focused on engineering, information technology, business management and related areas. UNITEN not only prepares its graduates to become knowledgeable and competent professionals, but also develops them holistically as well-rounded individuals with broad intellectual outlook. Though relatively new as a university, UNITEN is moving rapidly towards establishing itself as a regional centre of...
201-250
2017
  • 58
    Academic Reputation
  • 80.2
    Citations per Paper
  • 49.6
    Employer Reputation
  • 74.9
    H-index Citations
251-300
2014
251-300
2015
251-300
2016
Asian University Rankings
  • 23.1
    International Faculty
  • 41.9
    International Students
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Number of academic faculty staff

In total
417
International
21
With PhD
173

Number of students

8,231
Postgraduate 8%
Undergraduate 92%

Number of international students

575
Postgraduate 33%
Undergraduate 67%
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The numbers, stats, stars and rankings data are provided by QS Intelligence Unit.