Education in Malaysia is the most worthwhile experience, and the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) provides education of the highest quality in a vibrant learning environment. UPM was first established as the School of Agriculture on May 1931 at Serdang. Since then it has been assisting undergraduate and postgraduate students in their pursuit of knowledge.
UPM constantly tailors the quality of its academic programs to current market demands of the workplace. Currently UPM offers 59 bachelor, 13 diploma (6 franchise diploma) and 50 postgraduate programs at the master’s and PhD levels - there are over 250 fields of study in all. UPM’s range of programmes equips students with the skills and knowledge required to meet emerging workplace and career challenges across a range of disciplines. UPM has more than 1,800 academic staff dedicated to teaching and research, and many are recognised internationally as leaders in their fields.
The management and admission of graduate studies are certified by the MS ISO 9001. The University attracts high-achieving students from around the world. The quality graduate education offered by UPM is reflected by the presence of more than 3,800 international students from more than 50 countries, who constitute more that 33% of the total postgraduate enrolment.
The main campus of UPM is located between Kuala Lumpur, the capital city and the International Airport, Malaysia. UPM also has a branch campus at Bintulu, Malaysia. UPM offers its students a safe, beautiful learning environment with fantastic students’ facilities, social, recreational and sporting activities. UPM encourages diversity and provides an unparalleled cultural learning experience. Students pursue broader interests through on-campus activities, from student politics and the arts, to sport and socializing.
Abiding by the inspirational motto, 'With Knowledge We Serve', UPM is fully committed towards the discovery of knowledge and the creation of wealth and nation building.