Architecture Students Wins Prestigious Pertubuhan Arkitek Malaysia Awards


UTM architecture students are once again  in the limelight when they won 3 of the 4  prestigious PAM Ferruni Ceramiche Award 2017   and one out of 2 PAM Inovar Award during the glamorous PAM annual dinner 2017 at the JW Marriot Hotel in Kuala Lumpur. The 3 UTM B Sc Architecture students are Muhammad Aizat bin Anuar and Ho Wen Han from 2SBEA who each won RM10,000 and Lim Chun Yan 3 SBEA who won RM5000. Ooi Soon Theng, from UTM’s M Arch program won a total of RM15,000 from the PAM Inovar Award. They were among hundreds of applicants from all LAM accredited schools of architecture in Malaysia.

Congratulations to all award winners!

Mural Art Painting for GEMPAK Community Service in UTM 2017


A group of Landscape Architecture students of Faculty Built Environment formed 3D Mural Wall Art team supervised by Dr. Lee Yoke Lai and Dr. Sapura Mohamad had accomplished mural art painting at Faculty Science-C18, UTM. This mural art project was started from 5th April and completed on 8th April 2017 collaboration with Majlis Perwakilan Pelajar (MPM) and patron by Earth Society members under GEMPAK’17 program conducted by the MPM.

The mural art theme ‘Where Great Mind are Nurtured’ is in line with the faculty vision which is to be known around the world in science and mathematics field that produced experts in it fields. Thus, the mural wall art design contained three major elements to epitomize Physics, Chemistry, and Science Mathematics Departments representing Faculty Science. Indeed, the mural painting inspirations have nurtures a great teamwork among UTM communities.

UTM Architecture and Civil Engineering Students Garners Gold and Silver at MSSA OIC 2017

The collaboration of UTM students from the Department of Architecture, Faculty of Built Environment and the Faculty of Civil Engineering win Top 2 prizes at the prestigious Malaysian Structural Steel Assoc. Open Ideas Competition 2017  Open to all Public Malaysian Schools of Architecture and Engineering the  First prize earned the srudents RM10000 and the 2nd prize RM7000. The winners announcement and prize giving ceremony was held on Thursday, April 13, 2017 during the International Construction Week 2017 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.

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UTM QS winning streak


UTM QS students continue their winning streaks at the annual RICS-RISM International Surveying Conference for undergraduates. They bagged the best overall paper award, 2 special mention paper awards and 3 best presenters awards at this year’s conference which was held on the 7-8 April 2017 hosted by UIAM. There were 60 papers submitted and presented. Participants were from surveying programmes in both public and private  universities from all over Malaysia and abroad.  Among the universities that participated included UM, USM, UiTM, UTM, UIAM, UTAR, UTHM, Taylor’s, INTI, Segi, HarriotWatt, Reading and universities from Thailand, Hong Kong and China. The UTM team won almost 80% of the awards that were up for grabs.