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Fakulti Di Universiti Sains Malaysia

Fakulti Di Universiti Sains Malaysia

Fakulti Di Universiti Sains Malaysia,

Established as the second university in the country in 1969, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) was first known as Universiti Pulau Pinang. In 1971, USM moved from its temporary premises at the Malayan Teachers’ Training College, Bukit Gelugor to the present 416.6 hectare site at Minden, approximately 9.7 km from Georgetown. USM offers courses ranging from Natural Sciences, Applied Sciences, Medical and Health Sciences, Pharmaceutical Sciences to Building Science and Technology, Social Sciences, Humanities, and Education. These are available at undergraduate and postgraduate levels to approximately 30,000 students at its 17 Academic Schools on the main campus in the island of Penang; 6 Schools at the Engineering Campus in Nibong Tebal (approximately 50km from the main campus); and 3 at the Health Campus in Kubang Kerian, Kelantan (approximately 300km from the main campus).

USM also has 17 dedicated research centres for a wide range of specialisations which include archaeology, medicine and dentistry, molecular medicine, science and technology, Islamic development and management studies, and policy research and international studies. It also provides consultancy, testing, and advisory services to the industry under the ambit of USAINS Holdings Sdn Bhd, the University’s commercial arm. Since the beginning, USM has adopted the School system rather than the traditional Faculty system to ensure that its students are multi-disciplined from their exposure to other areas of study by other Schools. It also encourages students to be active in extra-curricular activities given the myriad of clubs and societies available.As a Research Intensive University recognised by the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia (MOHE) in 2007, USM offers educational and research opportunities to students and staff. In 2008, USM also became the first university in the country to be selected by the Malaysian government to participate in the Accelerated Programme for Excellence (APEX), a fast-track programme that helps tertiary institutions achieve world-class status.

Faculty at Universiti Sains Malaysia

Applied Sciences
School of Housing, Building and Planning
School of Industrial Technology
School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
School of Computer Sciences

Applied Arts
School of Educational Studies
School of Management
Graduate School of Business (GSB)
School of Communication
School of the Art

Pure Arts
School of Languages, Literacies and Translation
School of Humanities
School of Social Sciences

Pure Sciences
School of Biological Sciences
School of Chemical Sciences
School of Mathematical Sciences
School of Physics

School of Health Sciences

School of Medical Sciences

School of Dental Sciences

School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering
School of Materials and Mineral Resources Engineering
School of Aerospace Engineering
School of Chemical Engineering
School of Civil Engineering
School of Mechanical Engineering

School of Distance Education
Institute of Postgraduate Studies
Centre for Development of Academic Excellence & Student Development (CDAE)

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