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UPM student selected winner of MICPA’s best accounting graduates 2013
SERDANG, 18 August (UPM) – Accounting student Shazrin Eqwal Sulaiman of Universiti Putra Malaysia has kept his university flag flying high when he was selected a winner of the E...
20 August 2014
Giveaway goods at UPM ‘Free Market’
Serdang, July 19 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) hosted a programme called the ‘Free Market’ as one of its community outreach activities providing...
8 August 2014
UPM scholar bags rare twin Franco-Malaysian doctoral degrees

SERDANG, 4 Aug (UPM) – A chemistry student became the toast of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) when she earned a rare twin France-Malaysian doctoral degree...


7 August 2014
Ucapan Hari Raya Naib Canselor UPM
Saya bagi pihak universiti, diri sendiri serta keluarga mengambil kesempatan ini untuk mengucapkan Selamat Hari Raya Aidil Fitri, Maaf Zahir Batin kepada semua pegawai UPM yang beragama Islam.
25 July 2014
38 students receive Hari Raya aid from UPM Chancellor

Serdang, July 11 - The Chancellor of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah had given Hari Raya aid to orphans and other beneficiaries consisting of 38 UPM ...
23 July 2014

UPM student wins Mister Planet Malaysia 2015

Serdang – A student from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Nazmi Nordin, won the Mister Planet Malaysia 2015 competition, and appointed as ambassador to the Forest Research In...
11 July 2014

Medical and Health Science Faculty holds research week to re-boot zeal
SERDANG, 7 July (UPM) – The researchers, clinicians and staff of the Medical and Health Sciences Faculty of Universiti Putra  Malaysia (UPM) held a research week r...
8 July 2014
Finance company-UPM planted 1,000 trees to turn campus green

Serdang, June 21 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in collaboration with Scope International Malaysia, hosted a programme called Eco Day 2014 and planted 1,000 saplings symbo...
8 July 2014

UPM-AGROBANK sign MoU to produce more agropreneurs

Serdang, 27 June - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Agrobank have signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in collaboration to create entrepreneurs among graduates of higher e...
2 July 2014

UPM wins second place at IFT 14 Annual Meeting + Food Expo, New Orleans, USA

SERDANG, 24 Jun (UPM)  - A UPM team of five postgraduate students won second place at the Developing Solutions for Developing Countries (DSDC) competition organized by the Ins...
30 June 2014

UPM-MPSJ organize 2nd Healthy Life Cycling programme

Serdang, June 21 - For the second time, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) co-organized the Healthy Life Cycling Programme ar...
27 June 2014

Young Scientist Day fosters school students' interest in science
Serdang, May 27 (UPM) - Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences (FPSK), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) hosted the Young Scientist Day programme to foster the interest of...
25 June 2014
UPM establishes Integrity Unit to strengthen university governance

Serdang, May 15 - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has established Integrity Unit to strengthen the integrity and governance of UPM services and ensure transparency among its staff....
19 June 2014

European recognition for the maths wizards of UPM
SERDANG, 18 June (UPM) –Contrary to common perception, the wizards of mathematics of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) are not just dealing with calculations, equations and formul...
18 June 2014
UPM organizes Serdang Heritage forum to celebrate UPM Alumni Day
Serdang, May 21 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) organized the Serdang Heritage forum in conjunction with the UPM Alumni Day celebration on May 21, to commemorate the history o...
17 June 2014
Prestigious recognition awaits best doctoral research

Innovation is a key driver of any economy in the world today, and universities play a fundamental role in strengthening the country’s innovation capability by promoting greater research..&nbs...
13 June 2014

UPM offers one-stop diagnostic nuclear imaging service for detection of cancer

SERDANG, 3 June (UPM) – Cancer may be a deadly disease that silently attacks our organs but it may not escape the eyes of trained radiologists and doctors like those at the C...
6 June 2014

UPM-Asia's first university to earn Teacher Education Accreditation Council
Washington DC, May 7 - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) became the first higher education institution in Asia to receive accreditation for teacher education programme from a Washington...
6 June 2014
UPM’s lecturers’ research paper on corporate image basks in Emerald limeligh
SERDANG, May 30 (UPM) – A joint research paper on corporate image by two lecturers of Universiti Putra Malaysia and  their co-researcher from University of Technology ...
30 May 2014
60 UPM students participate in Kampung Bukit Lintang’s community development

JOHOR - A total of 60 local and international students of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) participated in a community programme to improve the knowledge and skills among the reside...
29 May 2014

After A Dream, UPM’s violin maestro wins Gold award

SERDANG, 27 May (UPM) – Dr Joanne Yeoh, violin maestro and head of the Music Department of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has bagged a Gold Medal award from the Global Music...
29 May 2014

UPM STUDENT RECEIVES NATIONAL PREMIER YOUTH AWARD 2014

PUTRAJAYA (UPM) – A student from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Jufitri Joha received the National Premier Youth Award 2014 for the Men’s category at the National You...
26 May 2014

MOE funds RM100,000 for UPM PutraBiz@Vet Entrepreneurship Incubator programme

Serdang, May 7 (UPM) - Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has received a sum of RM100,000 from the Ministry of Education (MOE) to finance training and ...
26 May 2014

UPM launches 1st textbook on Tropical Rain Forest in Malaysia

SERDANG, 21 May (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has launched the first comprehensive textbook on forestry that is published in the country  focusing on the tropi...
23 May 2014

UPM website scores five-star MGPWA rating

Serdang, April 16 - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has achieved a five-star rating for its outstanding provision of website and portal by the Malaysia Government Portals and Websi...
24 April 2014

UPM researcher to upgrade gamma cameras to SPECT camera for 3-D diagnosis
SERDANG, 23 April (UPM) – The parts neatly laid out on the table are ready to be assembled to become a portable nuclear imaging diagnostic camera to...
23 April 2014
UPM and UM organize health care programme for indigenous peoples in Pulau Carey
Pulau Carey, April 5 (UPM) - University Health Centre (PKU), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), in collaboration with the Department of Educational Psychology and Counseling, Faculty of...
23 April 2014
The launch of the first malay heritage museum in the country
SERDANG, April 8 – The Malay Heritage Museum, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), the first of its kind in the country was launched today at Faculty of Modern Languages and Communi...
10 April 2014
UPM blazes trail in online platform to impart knowledge to all
SERDANG, 7 April (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) became the first university in the country to launch an online platform for its academic staff to...
9 April 2014
Special Mango Grove to Promote Environmental Conservation
SERDANG, March 22 (UPM) - School of Graduate Studies, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in collaboration with graduate students from UPM International Students Association (UPMISA) had organized ...
1 April 2014
2nd college students argue against corporal punishment, win debate

SERDANG, 21 March (UPM) – Three students of the 2nd College had argued strongly against corporal punishment and won the annual inter-college English debate early this ...
24 March 2014

HLAF Foundation offers four scholarships for PhD and postdoctoral programmes at

Serdang , Feb 26 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM ) and a local-based foundation, Human Life Advancement Foundation (HLAF), have inked an agreement to offer four scholarships...
14 March 2014

Sultan Sharafuddin Officiates UPM Bintulu Campus, Witnessses UPM-Bintulu Develop
BINTULU, 10 March (UPM) - Chancellor of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah officiated Universiti Putra Malaysia Bintulu Sarawak Campus (UP...
14 March 2014
Asasi Education Fair 2014 to help students obtain information

Serdang, Feb 26 - Centre of Foundation Studies for Agricultural Science (Asper), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) had organized Asasi Education Fair 2014 to provide students...


11 March 2014
Two UPM students receive Ikon Varsiti Berita Harian award

PUTRAJAYA, 27 February (UPM) - Two students from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Anwarrul Aswad Ahmad and Chia Wen Shin received the Ikon Varsiti Berita Harian 2013 award...


5 March 2014
5 gold medals at MTE 2014

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 21 - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) managed to take home five gold medals, 12 silver, 10 bronze and a special award at the Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) 2014, h...
5 March 2014

UPM-Mitsubishi forests and flora conservation project marks 23 years of collabor
BINTULU, Feb 13 (UPM) – For more than two decades, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Mitsubishi Corporation, have once again collaborated in a conservation programme at...
28 February 2014
UPM trains 67 graduate students in agropreneurship
PUCHONG, Feb 8 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has trained 67 graduate students from local higher education institutions (IPT) to become...
28 February 2014
UPM appreciates contributions made by industry and community

Serdang, Feb 12 – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) had organized 'UPM-Industry Networking Night - Nurturing Partnership in Urban Agriculture’ event in appreciating the c...
27 February 2014

UPM-Finas Documentary Film Triumphs at ASEAN Festival of Photos, Reportage and D
HANOI, Feb 20 - A jointly-produced documentary film by Department of Communication, Faculty of Modern Languages ​​and Communication (FBMK), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and...
27 February 2014
Agri students from 8 Asian nations learn to share and collaborate at UPM confere

SERDANG, 14 Feb (UPM) – More than 60 agriculture students from 8 Asian countries met here at Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) earlier this month where they learnt about agricu...
26 February 2014

The rise in food prices: Why and what next

SERDANG, 25 Feb (UPM) - The fluctuation in the prices of food is a market norm. This phenomenon is widely accepted by the general population...


25 February 2014
UPM students organize workshop on Malay kris, Hang Tuah
Serdang, Feb 12 (UPM) - For the first time, students from Faculty of Modern Languages ​​and Communication (FBMK), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) organized a workshop on Malay kri...
19 February 2014
UPM, a key player in fight against pandemic, infectious diseases
SERDANG, 12 Feb (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is now the national coordinating centre (NCO) in the One Health University Network (MyOHUN) of universities in the...
13 February 2014
Defending champion UPM continues to dominate in athletics at SUKIPT
SERDANG, Feb 10 (UPM) – Defending champion Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) generally dominated the athletics events at the Institutions of Higher Learning (SUKIPT) 2014 Champion...
11 February 2014
UPM don among 20 most influential women in science in the Islamic world
SERDANG, 29 Jan (UPM) – A Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) professor has been named as one of the 20 most influential Muslim women in science in the Islamic world by...
29 January 2014
Experience Works Programme gives UPM students the opportunity to explore career
Serdang, January 21 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in collaboration with Sime Darby Foundation have launched Experience Works Programme...
24 January 2014
UPM appoints Censof to commercialize E-Claim software for financial management
Serdang, Jan 20 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) had developed software to support financial management called E-Claim and appointed a marketing company...
23 January 2014
High technology & creativity to re-invent bamboo story
SERDANG, 23 Jan (UPM) – The use of bamboo for whatever purposes except for food, has been consigned to the backwater of mainstream Malaysia, probably a victim of...
23 January 2014
UPM is ranked 16th in the UI-GreenMetric World University Ranking 2013
Serdang - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) managed to improve its ranking in the UI-GreenMetric World University Ranking 2013 from 19th place in the previous year to 16...
22 January 2014
UPM uses Fujitsu’s PRIMEQUEST open-server

SERDANG, 9 Jan (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has opted to use four units of Fujitsu’s PRIMEQUEST open server technology as part of its core IT transformation ...
16 January 2014

International food conference focuses on food safety, global food security
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 23 (UPM) – Food safety as a critical aspect in food security was the focus of the International Food Safety Conference (IFSAC 2013) with the theme Food Saf...
13 January 2014
Appointment of Deputy Vice Chancellor
Serdang - Prof. Dr. Mohd. Azmi Mohd Lila has been appointed as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) for a three-year term commen...
1 January 2014
Confab provides inputs and collaboration to spur UPM’s gaharu researchers
SERDANG, 24 Dec (UPM) –Gaharu, agarwood, aloewood, or call it by any other name, it has a fragrance so sublime that its aficionados dubbed it the “incense of the gods”, while the ancient mari...
24 December 2013
UPM formulates pact with China in microorganisms research
Serdang - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and WFCC-MIRCEN World Data Centre for Microorganisms (WDCM) have established an international microorganisms research collaboration for UPM a...
20 December 2013
Twelve UPM scientists acclaimed as Top Research Scientists 2013 by ASM

KUALA LUMPUR, 18 Dec (UPM) –Twelve scientists of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) were among the 35 recognised as the top research scientists of t...
18 December 2013

RM30,000 boost for UPM cancer researcher from Malaysian cancer council
Kuala Lumpur, 16 Dec (UPM) – A research on a virus that has the potential to become an anti-tumour or preventive agent against cancer cells has won a Universiti Putra Malaysia (...
16 December 2013
Beauty and Secrets of Insects revealed at NYAWA'13
SERDANG, NOV 20 - A total of 25 specimens of assorted types of insects are on display at Natures’ Yield and Wonders of Art (NYAWA) 2013, an event which aims to stimulate interes...
11 December 2013
Ancient Perak traditional Malay house to “migrate” to UPM
SERDANG, Dis (UPM)  – Anyone walking or driving down the main approach into University Putra Malaysia (UPM) will almost certainly see a beautiful traditional Malay house ad...
10 December 2013
Joanne Yeoh, UPM’s violin virtuoso, tempts fans with new After A Dream album

SERDANG, 10 Dec (UPM) – Violin maestro Dr Joanne Yeoh of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has released a new album of 10 specially-composed songs to treat her fans and followe...
10 December 2013

UPM scientist unlocks secret of ancient Iranian herbal lore for liver cancer pre
SERDANG, 3 Dec (UPM) – A Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) scientist has found the  secret of the ancient Iranian herbal lore about Berberis and she has now come out with a h...
3 December 2013
UPM wins 2 Gold and 3 Special Awards at INOVA
ZAGREB – A team of researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), led by Assoc. Prof. Dr. Rosnah Shamsuddin along with her apprentices...
3 December 2013
UPM researchers invent machine to prevent loss in palm oil refinery

 SERDANG, 26 Nov (UPM) – A group of researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) have invented a machine they dubbed “Robo-Rest”, based ...
2 December 2013

Appointment of Deputy Vice Chancellor
SERDANG – Prof. Datuk Dr. Mad Nasir Shamsudin has been appointed as the new Deputy Vice Chancellor (Academic and International) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) for a three-ye...
1 December 2013
Schools, native speakers not doing enough for Malay language, says UPM lecturer

SERDANG, 26 Nov (UPM) – From parliamentary debates to written examination answers by undergraduates, there is a dearth of “high” Malay language used, said a lectu...
26 November 2013

UPM staff urged to generate new ideas for social prosperity

SERDANG – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Datuk Dr. Mohd Fauzi Ramlan has called on the staff of UPM to have the capacity to generate new ideas that ca...
25 November 2013

Iqbal Saripan triumphs at National Young Scientist Award 2013
KUALA LUMPUR , 14 November 2013 - Assoc. Prof. Dr. Iqbal Saripan has been crowned as the 2013 champion in the National Young Scientist Award category after outdoing two other finalist...
22 November 2013
Agriculture student bags Best Presenter at Asian Women Eco-Science

Serdang – A Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) student, Marina Roseli won the Best Presenter Award at Asian Women Eco-Science Forum 2013 (AWESF 2013) through her presentation of...
22 November 2013

UPM scales to world’s top 100 in Education, Agriculture and Forestry
SERDANG - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is ranked among the world's top 100 universities in the fields of Agriculture, Forestry and Education, outdoing more than 2,000 other univers...
20 November 2013
UPM scientists find way to make refined palm oil safer for infant food
SERDANG,  20 Nov  (UPM) – All refined cooking oil – be it corn, palm, olive, soya, coconut or groundnut oil – contained certain chloroester precursors that...
20 November 2013
UPM launches new vaccine against lung diseases in goats and sheep

SERDANG, 18 Nov  (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia has launched a new vaccine against lung or pneumonic diseases in goats and sheep that was developed and patented by it...
19 November 2013

UPM Bags 4 Gold, 1 Special Award at PECIPTA 2013
KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 9 - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) innovators took great pride when they bagged 4 gold, 9 silver, 8 bronze medals and 1 Special Award in its overall 25 participatio...
13 November 2013
UPM creates financial management kit for kids
NILAI - Two researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) have developed a teaching kit to raise awareness among parents and educators about the best practices of financial managem...
13 November 2013
FES UPM – among the world’s top 100 in educational studies

SERDANG - Faculty of Educational Studies (FES), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is ranked among the world's top 100 faculties in educational studies, o...
11 November 2013

UPM–USSH strengthen collaboration in social science & humanity studies
Ho Chi Minh - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) buat pertama kali menjalinkan memorandum persefahaman (MoU) selama 5 tahun dengan  University of Social Sciences & Social Humani...
11 November 2013
Three FBMK students bag third place of Golden Achievement Awards

PENANG - Three students from Department of Communication, Faculty of Modern Languages ​​and Communication, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Farihah...
8 November 2013

UPM-PHEIs graduates are the most employable in the country – Prof. Datuk Fauzi

SERDANG - Graduates of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)-Private Higher Education Institutions (PHEIs) collaborative programmes are the most employable g...
31 October 2013

Faculty of engineering retain Quality Environment (QE/5S) Certification
Serdang, 24 Oct - Faculty of Engineering, UPM once again has successfully retained the QE/5S Quality Environment Certification for the 4th time in year 2013. The QE/5S Quality Environment Certificatio...
30 October 2013
Graduates urged to strenghthen ties with leaders - Tan Sri Rozali

SERDANG - Graduates of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) are urged to strengthen ties with leaders in shaping excellent future generation for the country....


29 October 2013
Graduates urged to raise integrity, avert corruption - Tan Sri Lim

SERDANG – Graduates of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) are urged to raise their integrity and avert corruption once they embark into work life due to its potential as a socia...
28 October 2013

Graduates urged to contribute knowledge to the community - Tan Sri Nayan

SERDANG - Graduates of University Putra Malaysia (UPM) as the alumni of the university are urged to contribute their knowledge to develop a community and civilization with better q...
27 October 2013

The establishment of another Agriculture University is not necessary - Sultan

SERDANG - Chancellor of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah said the proposal to establish a new Agriculture University is not necessary, instead...


26 October 2013
The rich legacies and lasting impact of the late Dato’ Ir. Dr Radin Umar

SERDANG, 22 Oct (UPM) – It has been more than a week since Dato’ Ir. Dr Radin Umar Radin Sohadi succumbed to cancer at the age of 53 and the newspapers still carried st...
22 October 2013

Singular honour for UPM veterinary professor by worldwide fraternity

SERDANG, 15 Oct  (UPM)  - A Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Professor of Avian Medicine has been inducted into the Hall of Honour of the World Veterinary Poultry Associat...
14 October 2013

UPM offers foundation pathway for SPM-holders to study at the university

SERDANG, 11 Oct (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is offering a foundation programme for  SPM-holders to study at the university after their fifth forms.


11 October 2013
UPM professor elected by peers to working group of world chemistry body IUPAC

SERDANG,   3 Oct (UPM) – A chemistry professor of Universiti Putera Malaysia has been recognised by his peers when he was elected to become a member to a division o...
3 October 2013

UPM launches six handy books to train and guide students opting for business

SERDANG, 2 Oct (UPM) –  Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has launched six handy books to train and guide its students who may choose to go into business after graduation....
2 October 2013

satellite campus highlight 20 years of research ties of Kyutech & UPM
SERDANG, 24 Sept (UPM) -  From a simple research collaboration on palm oil waste almost 20 years ago, the Kyushu Institute of Technology (Kyutech) of Japan and Universiti Putra M...
24 September 2013
More than 100 biz opportunities at MIExpo 2013 at UPM (26-28 Sept, 2013)
SERDANG, 17 Sept (UPM) – If you are looking for a product, invention, innovation or even an idea to start a business, then there are more than 100 opportunities for you to consi...
19 September 2013
Three UPM students emerge runner-up in UK bag re-use contest, offered biz plan
SERDANG, 17 Sept (UPM) – Three Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) engineering students have emerged runner-up in a contest on the re-use of pollination bags of a British company...
17 September 2013
Minister woos new UPM students to think of agriculture as a career option
SERDANG, 4 Sept (UPM) – The new students of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) were told today to consider agriculture as a lucrative career option in a special programme with Agri...
10 September 2013
UPM science student triumphs at multi-national corp. P & G business challenge
SERDANG,  9 Sept (UPM) – She is a Petroleum Chemistry student but Nor Aslinda bt Abdul Rahman proves that she is equally adept in the business world as she triumphed in a competition by Pro...
9 September 2013
UPM bids welcome to 3,291 new students, launches green campus campaign

SERDANG, 4 Sept ((UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) bids welcome to 3,291 new students today and offers them a fee rebate of RM300 to buy a bicycle to ride as part of .....
5 September 2013

Biz student makes RM11,000 in trading of quails under UPM tutelage

SERDANG, 29 Aug (UPM) – A graduate of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) makes RM11,000 from trading in quails under a special two-month business training programme of the unive...
5 September 2013

UPM programme to woo MRSM students to opt for a science career
SERDANG, Aug 22  (UPM) – A total of 142 Form Four students from 42 MARA Junior Science Colleges (MRSM) nationwide have been given exposure in the field of science and scien...
28 August 2013
UPM rewards its outstanding and long-serving employees
SERDANG, Aug 21 (UPM) – A total of 762 Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) staff were rewarded for their excellent and long service to the university in a special ceremony organized by the office of...
27 August 2013
Three UPM lecturers win National Academic Awards 2011 & 2012

Putrajaya, 21 Aug (UPM)  -  Universiti Putra Malaysia grabbed three awards at the National Academic Award (AAN) 2011 & 2012 presented by Deputy Prime Minister Tan Sri...
22 August 2013

UPM students win top prize in world food tech contest in Chicago
SERDANG, 14 Aug (UPM) – Brainstorming, research and more brainstorming – that was the secret recipe used by a group of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) students to cook the...
14 August 2013
Simple test kit invented by UPM scientist can save people from lethal rat urine
SERDANG,  1 August (UPM) – A simple test kit invented by a Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) scientist to diagnose whether a person has caught the lethal rat urine disease
6 August 2013
UPM staff, NGOs provide food for the homeless to break fast in KL
KUALA LUMPUR, July 26 (UPM) – The staff of Universiti Putra Malaysia and two other non-governmental organizations (NGOs) teamed up to provide warm food and drinks to the homeles...
31 July 2013
Fertilizer company gives RM5 mln research award to UPM, Taiwan university
PUTRAJAYA, 25 July (UPM) – All Cosmos Industries Sbd Bhd, a fertilizer manufacturer, has presented a RM5 million research contract award to Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and t...
30 July 2013
UPM creates a software for medical specialists in facilitating the process of di
SERDANG, July 9 (UPM) - A team of researchers from Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology (FSKTM), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), has successfully conducted a resear...
23 July 2013
New UPM software to shield kids from trash, predators; bosses to monitor worker
SERDANG,  22 July (UPM) – Most parents would worry over their kids when they read the newspaper story about the Malaysian boy who was foiled by the police recently for...
22 July 2013
Proton designer lauded by industry, happy teaching in UPM
SERDANG, 18 July  (UPM) – Most people would know the Proton Saga that dominated the Malaysian roads in the 1980s and 1990s but few would remember the man who designed that ...
18 July 2013
UPM don elected head of umbrella body of Malaysian professionals

SERDANG, 16  July (UPM) – A senior lecturer of Universiti Putra Malaysia, Prof. Dr Mohd Khanif Yusop, has been elected the president of the  Balai Ikhtisas (or the ...
16 July 2013

Malaysian universities’ alumni outreach programme goes to Cambodia
PHNOM PENH, 20 June (UPM) – The Alumni Center of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), which is the secretariat of the MyAlumni for universities in Malaysia, has ...
15 July 2013
Airbus’ green aviation contest puts UPM students on cloud nine

SERDANG,  10 July (UPM) – Although they missed the two grand prizes by a whisker, the four Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) students were more than happy to be among the ...
11 July 2013

Kazakhstan Awards Honorable Professor to Prof. Datuk Fauzi

ALMATY (Kazakhstan),  5 July (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)  has formalized a framework with the Kazakh National Agrarian University (KazNAU) for ...
8 July 2013

UPM establish an Auxiliary Police unit to enhance ‘Safe Campus’
SERDANG, 24 June (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has established Auxiliary Police unit to increase the quality of security in the campus area towards 'Safe Campus' and, ...
3 July 2013
UPM -University of Miyazaki ink to pacts for students & research exchange
SERDANG, 1 July (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has signed two collaborative pacts with the University of Miyazaki (UM) of Japan here today to pave way for the exchange ...
2 July 2013
UPM lecturer receives the Merdeka Award Grant 2012-2013
Kuala Lumpur, 28 June (UPM) – Senior Lecturer at Department of Aquaculture, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Dr. Natrah Fatin Mohd Ikhsan was selected as the recipient of the Me...
2 July 2013
Akar Putra, UPM’s new breed of chicken is superior to ayam kampung

SERDANG,  July (UPM) Akar Putra is a new breed of chicken grown by Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) researchers that is proving to be superior that the aya...
29 June 2013

New UPM Deputy VC urges staff to improve service quality to students

SERDANG, 18 June (UPM) – The Deputy Vice Chancellor (Alumni and Student Affairs Department) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Prof. Dr. Mohammad Shatar Sabran, has called o...
27 June 2013

Graduates urged to be their own bosses, not wage-earners

KUALA LUMPUR, 15 June (UPM) - Graduates from higher education institutions were urged to choose entrepreneurship as their career, and not to be mere wage-earners...


26 June 2013
Efficacy of Kacip Fatimah is not a myth, says award-winning UPM researcher
SERDANG, 25 June (UPM) – Mention the word “tongkat Ali” or “kacip Fatimah” to a Malaysian and you are more likely than not, to elicit a...
25 June 2013
UPM marks Labour Day with special awards for outstanding workers

SERDANG, June 12 (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) celebrated Labour Day here today with special awards to their best employees...


19 June 2013
UPM, ELS signs pact to enhance teaching of English in campus

SERDANG, 13 June (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and ELS Educational Services, a worldwide institution specializing in the teaching of English, has signed a pact for ...
14 June 2013

UPM, University of Sumatera Utara pave way for closer ties
SERDANG, 7 June (UPM) – There will be more collaboration and exchanges of teaching and research staff of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and University of Sumatera Utara (USU) f...
11 June 2013
UPM and the University of Newcastle to offer joint post graduate degrees
SERDANG, 10 June (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) marked a new milestone by teaming up with the renowned University of Newcastle of Australia to jointly offer post-gradua...
11 June 2013
UPM inks collaborative pact with Ewha Womans University of South Korea
SERDANG, 6 June (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and the Seoul-based Ewha Womans University (EWU) signed a collaborative pact here today for the exchange of students and ...
7 June 2013
300 school children in nearby Kajang drilled in road safety

KAJANG, 11 Mei (UPM) – Some 50 children from Sekolah Jenis Kebangsaan Tamil Kajang were specially  taught how to care for their own safety on the roads in a programme by...
5 June 2013

UPM’s Agro- Entrepreneur Program boosts confidence of budding businessmen

SERDANG, 30 May  (UPM) – About 100 students of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) were taught the know-how to pursue a career in modern agriculture after sweating it out fo...
4 June 2013

LinkedIn extends profesional linkages to new members at UPM

SERDANG, 30 May (UPM) – Professionals and graduates calling at the Post-Graduate exhibition of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) last weekend had an extra bonus in the form of ...
30 May 2013

UPM researchers search for best feed for the “king” of the rivers
SERDANG, 17 May (UPM) – The ikan kelah merah or red mahseer has been crowned the “king” of the Malaysian river not for no reason – the expensive and e...
23 May 2013
Muhammad Razie and Lai Kwan Named UPM’s 2013 Best Sportspersons

SERDANG, 14 May (UPM)  – National hockey player Muhammad Razie Abd Rahim and swimmer Chui Lai Kwan were named Best Sportsman and Sportswoman of Universiti Putra Malaysia...
20 May 2013

Corporations look for graduates to employ in UPM
SERDANG, 15 May (UPM) – More than 50 corporations and multi-national companies are taking part in a two-day job fair here today where they seek to employ graduating students of....
17 May 2013
UPM honours 2 former VCs and outstanding academics

SERDANG, 9 May (UPM) - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) today honoured two of its former Vice-Chancellors with the specially created “Putra Special Academic Award” in re...
10 May 2013

UPM robotic team does varsity proud again

SERDANG, 7 May (UPM) – The members of the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Robotic Club have done their university proud again, the second time in almost as many months...


8 May 2013
UPM students hack without fear or guilt, thanks to a senior lecturer

SERDANG, 30 April (UPM) – People say it takes a thief to catch a thief and probably by the same token, it will take a hacker to catch a hacker?...


30 April 2013
UPM briefs African envoys on education opportunities for foreign students

SERDANG, 16 April (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) hosted a meeting with a group of envoys from African nations here to brief them on the educational opportunities ava...
25 April 2013

New role for UPM’s farm, the faithful test bed for agriculture

SERDANG, 24 April (UPM) –To the staff and students of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), they would know what you are talking about when you talk about the” farm” i...
24 April 2013

UPM launches Japanese-style SME coaching programme

SERDANG, 18 April (UPM) - University Putra Malaysia (UPM) has launched a training programme for the business executives and owners of small and medium scale entreprises (SME)...
23 April 2013

Melaka becomes 1st state to partner UPM in urban agriculture

AYER KEROH, 4 April (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) can introduce urban agriculture in Melaka as the state could implement it as a new agricultural alternative for a ...
19 April 2013

Mathematics is the nucleus for the other “hard “sciences, says visiting don

SERDANG, 17 April (UPM) – Mathematics is like the nucleus for the other “hard” sciences to revolve, says a visiting don from the University of Auckland, New Zeala...
19 April 2013

UPM general staff union supports new VC
Serdang, 15 April (UPM) – The general staff union (Kepertama) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (U{M) fully supports Prof Datuk Dr Mohd Fairuz Ramlan as the new Vice Chancellor...
18 April 2013
Grateful UPM students donate part of prize winnings to endowment fund

SERDANG, 3 April (UPM) – A group of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) students were so grateful of winning their respective competitions that they promptly donated part of thei...
15 April 2013

UPM award-winning benches can grace any home or lounges

SERDANG, 15 April (UPM) – Benches specially designed by a team under Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) lecturer for public parks are not only unique but also aesthetic enough t...
15 April 2013

UPM Launched ‘Urban Agriculture’ for food security: VC

SERDANG, 10 April (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has launched Urban Agriculture in its effort to encourage city dwellers to carry out modern farming activities in th...
12 April 2013

UPM students observe World Physical Activity Day 2013 for healthy lifestyle
KUALA LUMPUR, 7 April (UPM) – Led by the Faculty of Medicine and Health Science, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) students were taken through the paces as they observed World Phy...
10 April 2013
Adimastuli Dance Art Club Wins MAKUM Dance Festival title

KUCHING, 30 March (UPM) – The Putra Arts practitioners of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) had a taste of sweet success when they emerged as the overall champions of the arts ...
9 April 2013

UPM students get to intern with small & medium enterprises

SERDANG, 2 April (UPM) – Students of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) will do their internship with small and medium enterprises (SMEs) following a
collaboration pact bet...

8 April 2013

A progressive society is highly dependent on language, says DBP head.

SERDANG, 8 March (UPM) - Language plays a crucial role in building up national morale and spirit.  However for society to be truly become a progressive one, its people must un...
8 April 2013

Prof Emeritus who is an icon of UPM, donates more books to the university

SERDANG, 5 April (UPM) - At a ripe age of 78, Professor Emeritus Dr Chin Hoong Fong should be basking around the home in the warm of his family, like any other grandfather, but he ...
5 April 2013

A smartphone to verify halal products the UPM way
SERDANG, 2 April (UPM) – A group of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) lecturers and researchers are b...
3 April 2013
Canselor College students ends PCC with Gala Night

SERDANG, 17 March – Students of Canselor College of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) ended their three-day carnival and games with a successful gala nigh...
28 March 2013

UPM scholar selected to represent nation at Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative
KUALA LUMPUR, 21 March – A Ph.D scholar from the Deparment oof Fod and Dietetic of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), has been selecte...
27 March 2013
Ancient Malay nobility house finds new lease of life in UPM

SERDANG, 14 March (UPM) – Unlike the rituals and ceremony that marked the start of the construction of the ancient house of a Negeri Sembilan royalty in the bygone days, a simple...
26 March 2013

UPM ties up with restaurant chain to equip students with industrial skills

SERDANG, 19 March - University Putra Malaysia (UPM) has entered into a strategic collaboration with Felda D'Saji Sdn Bhd (FDSB), a restaurant...


26 March 2013
UPM takes to the field to kick start large-scale urban agriculture

PASIR GUDANG, 17 March (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has held a day-long exhibition here to encourage urban dwellers to practise urban agriculture on a larger scale...
20 March 2013

UPM designing system eliminates random play in design works for the industry

SERDANG, 15 March (UPM) – When a design produced at random turns out to be an excellent piece, the designer or creator would have an uphill task to re-create it, more so if t...
18 March 2013

Appointment of Deputy vice Chancellor

Prof. Dr. Mohammad Shatar Sabran, 46 has been appointed as the new Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs & Alumni) of UPM for a three-year term, commencing from  15th Mar...
15 March 2013

Prestigious Indian university honours scholar of UPM with Emeritus Professorship

Serdang, 15 March (UPM) – A prestigious Indian university in Kolkata has honoured an alumni and senior professor of Universiti Putra Malaysia with the Emeritus Professorship ...
14 March 2013

Students of 13th College Clinch UPM English Debate Trophy

SERDANG, 9 March (UPM) – Three students from the 13th residential college (K13) of Universiti Putra Malaysia’s (UPM) 13th College beat their peers...
14 March 2013

ASEAN universities urged to internationalise tertiary education
PUTRAJAYA, 6 March (UPM) – Universities in the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) have been urged to enhance collaboration with their European counterparts...
13 March 2013
UPM & Kyutech set up satellite campus in Serdang

SERDANG, 8 March (UPM) – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and Kyushu Institute of Technology (Kyutech) of Japan (Kyutech) have inked a pact  for the Japanese institute to...
11 March 2013

UPM Engineering Students Emerge Champs in Robotic Competition

BANGI, 24 February – A team of engineering students of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) beat more than 50 other teams to emerge as the overall champions at a national level ro...
7 March 2013

UPM Athletes Shine at ASEAN inter-varsity games

VIENTIANE, 31 Dec – The athletes of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) had proven their worth by contributing the most number of medals for the Malaysian contingent to emer...
7 March 2013

Ancient Negeri Sembilan House to be Preserved in UPM

KUALA PILAH, 1 March - An old traditional house owned by a nobility of Seri Menanti would be re-located to Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) for preservation and to serve as a Malay ...
7 March 2013

UPM-MARDI seal pact to resolve land ownership issue

PUTRAJAYA, 5 March  - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) and its neighbour MARDI have signed an agreement here today to resolve their land ownership issue over some 600 acres tha...
6 March 2013

UPM students run to raise fund for cancer patients
SERDANG, 2 MAC – Lebih-kurang 200 pelajar Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) menyertai satu larian amal mengutip dana untuk disalurkan kepada Majlis Kanser Negara (MAKNA)...
6 March 2013
Urban Agriculture: UPM Invitation to Farm in Between Skyscrappers
SERDANG, 6 March 2013 - If you have been pottering around your garden or home for some greens and useful pastime, you might want to consider joining the bandwagon for for some big tim...
6 March 2013
UPM students to Recycle & Bicycle to save the Environment
Kuala Lumpur, 20 Feb – Universiti Putra Malaysia students are taking a novel way to save the environment by recycling before they get to bicycle...
5 March 2013
UPM’s Researchers Need to Meet Market Demands, says Stanford scholar

SERDANG, 18th January – Researchers and scientists at Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) have to meet the needs of the market and consumers if they are to elevate the...
4 March 2013

UPM bags 3 Gold Medals & Special Awards at Annual Techno Expo

KUALA LUMPUR, 22 Feb – Scientists and researchers of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) won 3 gold medals and 3 Special Awards at the Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) 201...
1 March 2013

UPM Experts Devise Better Agriculture Entrepreneur Programme

SERDANG, Jan 29 – Experts of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) have improved on its incubation programmes to create agriculture entrepreneurs with six modules, compated with th...
27 February 2013

Profesor Ir. Dr. Mohd Sapuan Salit menang Khwarizmi International Award

TEHRAN, 5 Feb – Professor Ir. Dr. Mohd Sapuan Salit is the latest winner of the Khwarizmi International Award (International category) for his overall achievements in researc...
26 February 2013

UPM’s Syafiq Ridhwan receives Sports Achievement Incentive
KUALA LUMPUR, 14 February – University Putra Malaysia (UPM) student and national bowler Syafiq Ridhwan Abdul Malik did the university proud when he received the Sports Achieveme...
25 February 2013
UPM-VOLVO Develops Innovation to Reduce the Number of Trucks And Motorcycles
SHAH ALAM, 15 Jan – The Road Safety Research Centre (RSRC), University Putra Malaysia (UPM) together with VOLVO Malaysia Sdn. Bhd (VOLVO) are collaborating to develop innovative sol...
15 February 2013
UPM receives RM2mil to develop research on live cell imaging system
SERDANG, 21st Jan – The Institute of Bioscience (IBS) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has received a research grant of RM2mil from the Olympus Corporation (Olympus) to...
15 February 2013
UPM Excels in 2012 D-SETARA Ratings

SERDANG, Jan 30th - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) recorded excellent performance ratings in the Discipline-Based Rating System (D-SETARA) for the year 2012 conducted b...
14 February 2013

Adimastuli Dance Art Club Wins MAKUM Dance Festival title

KANGAR, 16 Dec – Adimastuli Dance Art Club of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), the defending champions, defended their title by again winning the title at the 2012 edition of...
17 January 2013

NEW APPOINTMENT OF UPM’S VICE CHANCELLOR

PUTRAJAYA, 3 January – The Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) has announced the appointment of Prof. Datuk Dr. Mohd Fauzi Hj. Ramlan, 52, as Universiti Putra Malaysia’...
3 January 2013

UPM to sustain commercialization of gaharu industry in Malaysia
BUKIT JALIL, Dec. 18 – The recent National Seminar and Agarwood Exhibition 2012 discussed the latest developments in the cultivation methods and stimulation of resin production....
3 January 2013
UPM has potential to be first agrotourism university – Ng Yen Yen

SERDANG, 4 Dec – Minister of Tourism Malaysia, Dato’ Sri Dr. Ng Yen Yen believes Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has the potential to be the first agrotourism universit...
7 December 2012

UPM champion of two categories at inaugural MOHE Entrepreneurial Awards

KUALA LUMPUR, 5 Dec – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) won two awards at the first edition of the Ministry of Higher Education, (MOHE) Entrepreneurial Awards (MEA) 2012, in th...
6 December 2012

UPM website improves from 10th to 3rd among IPTAs
SERDANG – The relaunched Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) website was ranked third among the 12 top websites selected from the websites of 20 institutions of higher learning (IPT...
5 December 2012
Blue Pea Powder wins top prize in schools Innovation and Invention Competition
SERDANG, 20 Nov –Blue Pea Powderan innovative product  by Sekolah Menengah Agama Tinggi Sultah Hisamuddin (SMATSH) students bagged...
4 December 2012
UPM launches its own Putra Medical Polyclinic in Seri Kembangan

SERDANG, 29 Nov – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has now opened its own first private clinic, Putra Medical Polyclinic at Seri Kembangan, Selangor, offering...


29 November 2012
Eight UPM lecturers certified as Green Computing Instructors

SERDANG, 4 Nov – Eight lecturers from the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology (FSKTM), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) have been certified as  Green C...
28 November 2012

UPM Registrar calls for better Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) management

SERDANG, 22 Nov - Universiti Putra Malaysia’s Centres for Responsibility (PTJs) are urged to step up the management of Occupational Safety and Health (OSH) in order to ensure...
28 November 2012

Twelve UPM researchers among Top Malaysian Scientists

KUALA LUMPUR, 24 Nov – A total of 27 Malaysian researchers were adjudged the Top Research Scientists Malaysia (TRSM) 2012  and conferred the Fellowship of the Academy......
26 November 2012

UPM Chancellor Launches Coffee Table Book ‘at Alumni Homecoming

SERDANG, 10 Nov – Universiti Putra Malaysia’s (UPM) Chancellor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah launched a coffee table book, ‘With Knowledge We Serve’, which...
21 November 2012

UPM-SEARCA JOINT GRADUATE SCHOLARSHIP PROJECT
SERDANG, 19 Nov – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with THE SOUTHEAST ASIAN REGIONAL CENTER FOR GRADUATE STUDY AND RESEARCH IN AGRI...
19 November 2012
UPM Dogathon 2012 gathers 900 canines
SERDANG, 4 Nov – A total of 900 canines were gathered at the 2012 Dogathon held recently at the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) to generate reven...
14 November 2012
UPM WINS 6 GOLD, 3 SPECIAL AWARDS IN BIOMALAYSIA 2012
KUALA LUMPUR, 6 Nov – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) won six gold, four silver, and four bronze medals at the recent BioMalaysia 2012 Conference and Exhibition held at the...
8 November 2012
YES Programme Inspires STAR students with Wildlife Research

PORT DICKSON – A total of 32 Form Three students from Sekolah Tuanku Abdul Rahman (STAR), Ipoh attended the Young Environmental Scientist (YES) programme to cultivate their i...
6 November 2012

CLai Kwan adds four more gold to UPM’s medal tally

BUKIT JALIL ,I Nov– Chui Lai Kwan of the Faculty of Food Science and Technology, Universiti Putra Malaysia, swam her way to  four more gold medals in the 00m freestyle, ...
2 November 2012

UPM’s Tack Fai bags 10-metre individual air pistol gold

SUBANG, 31 Oct – UPM shooter, Liew Tack Fai, who is also a national junior shooter, showed his sharp shooting skills when he bagged the  10-metre individual pistol...
1 November 2012

Lai Kwan bags three Gold Medals for UPM

BUKIT JALIL, 30 Oct –Chui Lai Kwan of UPM bagged three gold medals at the IPT Games (SUKIPT) 2012 held at the Bukit Jalil National Aquatic Centre. Her golden haul came from t...
31 October 2012

FACE to enhance PERMATA National Education Programme
SERDANG, 12 Sept – Wife of the Prime Minister, Datin Paduka Seri Rosmah Mansor felt confident the establishment of the Family, Adolescent & Child Research Centre (FACE)...
24 October 2012
Alumni Key Asset of UPM’s Excellence

SERDANG, 16 Oct – The alumni are a key asset who contribute to the excellence of UPM, said Prof. Emeritus Tan Sri Dato’ Dr. Mohd. Rashdan Baba, the first vice chancello...
18 October 2012

UPM Wins Greentech University Award 2012
KUALA LUMPUR, 12 Okt – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) mendapat anugerah ‘Greentech University Award 2012’ kategori Silver pada majlis penyampaian Malaysia GreenTech...
18 October 2012
Students and alumni to benefit from internationalization
SERDANG, 15 Sept – The university’s education internationalization process should benefit students and the alumni, said Universiti Putra Malaysia’s (UPM) Pro Chancel...
16 October 2012
Students and alumni should possess high patriotism – Tuanku Chancellor

SERDANG, 14 Okt - Students and alumni of UPM should have a high sense of patriotism towards their country, said Universiti Putra Malaysia's (UPM) Tuanku Chancellor...


14 October 2012
Graduates urge not to be influenced by excessive freedom of speech

SERDANG, Oct 13th – The Tuanku Chancellor of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah urged university graduates not to be b...
13 October 2012

Dr. M. Iqbal wins Outstanding Young Malaysian Award 2012

SERDANG, 15 Sept –UPM lecturer and researcher, Assoc. Prof. Dr. M. Iqbal Saripan,32, won  The Outstanding Young Malaysian Award in the Medical Innovation catego...
27 September 2012

UPM’s Freshmen Urged to Join Industry and Commodity Sector

SERDANG, September 5th – Newly-enrolled students for the 2012/2013 session at Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) were given an overview of the advantages of joining i...
14 September 2012

UPM to host 13th ASEA-UNINET Plenary Meeting

University Putra Malaysia (UPM) has been selected to host the 13th ASEA-UNINET Plenary Meeting to be held from 7th to 23rd February 2013, with...


10 September 2012
4,258 pelajar baharu program Bacelor mendaftar di UPM

SERDANG, September 1st – A total of 4,258 students registered for various Bachelor programmes at Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) for its 2012/2013...


4 September 2012
Appointment of UPM Deputy Vice Chancellor

SERDANG, 1 Sept - Prof. Dr.-Ing. Ir. Renuganth Varatharajoo has been appointed UPM’s D...
3 September 2012

“V-Grooving” Cutter Technology to boost Malaysia’s Bamboo Industry

SERDANG, August 14th – The demand for bamboo as a wood substitute in the wood industry has driven a group of researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) devel...
17 August 2012

UPM develops device to keep track of Alzheimer patients
SERDANG, AUGUST 8th – Four researchers from the Institute of Gerontology (IG), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) have developed a device called Alzheimer’s-Real Time Location Syst...
10 August 2012
UPM students produce nutritious mango-based Vit-A-Go snack
SERDANG, August 1st – The wastage of mangoes and the lack of nutrition among Kenyan children have motivated six UPM postgraduate students from the Faculty of Food Science Technology (...
8 August 2012
UPM First IPT in Malaysia with AACSB Accreditation

Less than five percent of Business Schools in the world AACSB-accredited

SERDANG, July 30 -
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is the first university in M...

3 August 2012

UPM food science team wins gold at IFTSA
LAS VEGAS, 28 June – A team of postgraduate students from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) comprisingf six students, Sew Chang Chew (Leader), Najla Gooda Sahib, Tan Tai Boon, Las...
31 July 2012
Four UPM students to London Olympic Games 2012
SERDANG, 25 July – Four Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) students have been selected to represent Malaysia in the London Olympic Games 2012. They are... &nb...
26 July 2012
UPM researchers bagged 7 Gold, and a Special award at ITEX

KUALA LUMPUR, 18 May – UPM research projects bagged 7 gold medals in addition to a special award, 6 silver and 2 bronze...


26 July 2012
MICOLLAC ‘12: Connecting academicians with society

SERDANG, 10 July – The 7th Malaysia International Conference on Languages, Literatures and Cultures (MICOLLAC) 2012, organised by the Department of English, Facult...
26 July 2012

UPM and Malaysia Technology Park to assist student inventors

SERDANG, July 17th – The inventions of the final year students from the Food Processing Engineering Department (KPM), Faculty of Engineering, Universiti Putra Mala...
25 July 2012

OryGOLD launching in conjunction with UPM’s Agriculture Expo and Convocation F
SERDANG, 12 Oct – A group of researchers from Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) have succeeded in producing a product based on germinated brown rice that could help reduce the risk of diabetes, Al...
20 July 2012
A gold medal winner to treat infected chickens

SERDANG, 3 July – A group of researchers have developed the ECPhage natural biological treatment for colibacillosis infections...


19 July 2012
Quality Management Practices to Develop National Herbal Industry

Serdang, 12 June – Quality management based on a good planting management system is in efforts to raise awareness among herbal planters...


11 July 2012
UPM trains Bangladesh officers in leadership
SERDANG, June 29 - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has collaborated with the Bangladesh government for the first time to conduct an Advanced Leadership Course for 200 senior officers ...
11 July 2012
UPM - JAWHAR to collaborate on Institutional endowment

SERDANG, May 28 - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in collaboration with the Department of Wakaf, Zakat and Hajj (JAWHAR)are set  to develop a more effective institutional endo...
19 June 2012

UPM 5-time champions in MASUM Hockey League

PENANG, May 6 – The Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Hockey Team again successfully defended their MASUM Hockey League title for the fourth time, thus making ...
19 June 2012

UPM Recognises Excellence of its Academics
Serdang May 23rd – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) recognized the excellent contributions of 15 academics in the fields of teaching, research and innovation, and prof...
29 May 2012
“Serdang Green Township” launched in UPM-MPSJ collaboration

SERDANG, 17 March – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) in collaboration with the Subang Jaya Municipal Council (MPSJ) have joined hands in establishing the Serdang area as an efficient Green Tow...
8 May 2012

English language qualification for UPM International Students

SERDANG, 2 April - Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) has endorsed the Certified Intensive English Programme (CIEP) from the ELS Language Centre as part of the requirements for intern...
8 May 2012

ITA to establish Asian Dairy Goat Linkages

KUALA LUMPUR, 10 April – The Tropical Agriculture Institute (ITA) of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) will establish an Asian Dairy Goat Network sometime in July this year in ...
7 May 2012

VC wins 2011 Commendation Award

Kuala Lumpur, 30 April – The Vice Chancellor of Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Dato’ Ir. Dr. Radin Umar Radin Sohadi was the proud recipient of the 2011 Commendation ...
4 May 2012

UPM wins again at National Intellectual Property Awards, 2012

Kuantan, 28 April – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) emerged the winner in the Organisation (Governmen and Private Sector) Category at the 2012 National Intellectual Property ...
30 April 2012

A kit to detect contaminated water in fish body

SERDANG, 3 April – Water pollution due to carcinogenic contamination can now be detected and accurately measured in fish bile using a kit invented by Universiti Putra Malaysi...
13 April 2012

Arts and Cultural Uniqueness at Ang Pau Festival
SERDANG, 29 March – At the recent  Pesta Ang Pau 2012 (PAP 2012) themed ‘Festivities amidst the spirit of the dragon and UPM’, the ZhongHua Arts & Cultural Association showc...
12 April 2012
CAMP12ideal platform to solve technology challenges

SERDANG, March 14 – The International Conference of Information Retrieval and Knowledge Management (CAMP ‘12) which was held from 13-15 March 2012 was the ideal platfor...
5 April 2012

Best educators produce outstanding graduates – Tan Sri Dr. Arshad Ayub

SERDANG – Educators play a crucial role in developing intelligent students into outstanding graduates...


27 March 2012
UPM Mosque Wins MPSJ Clean and Beautiful Mosque Contest

SUBANG JAYA, 31 Jan – The Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) Mosque was adjudged the cleanest and most beautiful mosque in the MPSJ “Clean and Beautiful” contest 201...
26 March 2012

UPM Launches Serdang Biomass Town Awareness Campaign.
SERDANG, 5 Jan – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) launched the Serdang Biomass Town Awareness Campaign for the Serdang community at the Auditorium of the Faculty of Engineering, ...
21 March 2012
UPM Chancellor Launches Forestry Educational Centre

PUCHONG, 21 Mac  - UPM Chancellor, Sultan Sharafuddin Idris Shah officiated the launching of the Sultan Idris Shah Forestry Education Centre...


20 March 2012
Enhancing UPM food science and technology research quality

SERDANG, 19 Jan – The Faculty of Food Technology (FTSM), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), in collaboration with Det Norske Veritas Pte. Bhd. (DNV) company is taking steps to ...
19 March 2012

Asasi Education Fair to be annual event to promote ASPer

Serdang, Feb 28 – The Foundation in Science Education Fair, which was held for the first time will be an annual event for the Foundation of Agriculture Science (ASPer), Unive...
11 March 2012

UPM Innovation in ‘Malaysian Innovators’

KUALA LUMPUR, March 7 – UPM vaccine research on Newcastle Disease Vaccine (NDV4-UPM Vaccine) has been included in the book, 'Malaysian Innovators – Everyone can Innovat...
11 March 2012

UPM Agriculture graduates can play vital role in economic development

SERDANG, Feb 21 – The growth of the agriculture industry in Malaysia requires agricultural graduates who have the quality to lead on issues of agriculture for future generati...
1 March 2012

GE Programme to Produce High Impact Entrepreneurs
SERDANG, 19 Jan 2012 – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) bakal melahirkan 16 usahawan siswazah berimpak tinggi menerusi Program Keusahawanan Siswazah (GE) dengan kerjasama Pe...
23 February 2012
UPM – MAIS BEKERJASAMA URUS DANA WAKAF ILMU UPM
SERDANG, 2 FEB – 
23 February 2012
UPM JOHAN FESTIVAL ZAPIN MAKUM 2011

SERDANG, 24 Dis  – Kelab Senitari ADIMASTULI, Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) menjuarai kali ketiga berturut-turut pertandingan Festival Zapin Majlis Kebudayaan Universi...
23 February 2012

ASPer hosts cooking competition

UPM, 27 Jan – The Agricultural Science Foundation (ASPer) organized a Fundamental Grandmaster Chef Programme, and a Team-Bu...
22 February 2012

UPM – PPJ Partnership to examine environmental landscape at Putrajaya

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 26 – The Faculty of Design and Architecture (FRSB), Universiti Puta Malaysia (UPM) has established a smart partnership in landscape and environmental research..


22 February 2012
RM50K for UPM Tamil Research Fund

PUTRAJAYA, 8 Feb– The Ministry of Human Resources contributed RM50,000 to the Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication (FBMK), UPM for the Tamil Language Research Fund t...
21 February 2012

Perutusan Naib Canselor - UPM capai KPI 92.74 peratus


SERDANG, 3 Feb
 – Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) mengorak langkah pema...

8 February 2012

STEdex Showcased Students and Lecturers’ Creativity
SERDANG, 27th APRIL – The Sustainable Tropical Environment Design Exhibition (STEdex10) brought by the Faculty of Design and Architecture Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is the ...
18 July 2011
FSKTM Students Represented UPM in Imagine Cup
KUCHING, 5th MAY – Three students from the Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology (FSKTM), Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), wer...
18 July 2011
Puncak Niaga derma RM50,000 dana Tabung Wakaf Ilmu UPM


SERDANG, 21 Jan
– Tabung Wakaf Ilmu Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) mendapat dana pertamanya sebanyak RM50,000 daripada Puncak Niaga...


18 July 2011
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