Fakulti Sains Gunaan Universiti Teknologi Mara

Fakulti Sains Gunaan Universiti Teknologi Mara

Fakulti Sains Gunaan Universiti Teknologi Mara, Applied science is the use of knowledge from one or more areas of natural science to overcome practical problems. Engineering fields are applied sciences. Applied science is important for technology development. Its use in the field of industry is usually called research and development (R & D).

Introduction

The Faculty of Applied Science is one of the basic and important faculties in science and technology. Starting with just five programs since its inception in 1967 at the MARA Technology Institute, the Faculty of Applied Sciences has undergone significant development and improvement. The focus of the Faculty of Applied Science is on the fundamentals of science and the use of scientific knowledge. The Faculty of Applied Science at Universiti Teknologi MARA Perlis Branch offers various programs of study: Diploma, Bachelor, and Postgraduate Studies. With a number of lecturers close to 100, this faculty offers superior academic programs, from diploma to PhD level. The Faculty of Applied Science offers extensive research and research through three diploma programs (AS113, AS115, AS120), four Bachelor programs (AS201, AS202, AS203, AS243, AS245, AS254) and postgraduate programs.

Vision and mission
The Faculty of Applied Science intends to become a leading faculty in the advancement of science and technology through quality teaching, research, consulting and technical services. In addition, the Faculty of Applied Science also promotes academic excellence through research, learning, research, consultancy services and essential services in the nation’s socio-economic development.
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) (English: MARA University of Technology) is a public university based primarily in Shah Alam, the state capital of Selangor, some 28 kilometres (17 mi) west of country’s capital, Kuala Lumpur. Established in 1956 as RIDA (Rural & Industrial Development Authority) Training Centre (Malay: Dewan Latehan RIDA), it opened its doors to some 50 students with a focus to help the rural Malays. Since that time it has grown into the largest higher education institution in Malaysia by physical infrastructure, staff·organization (academic and non-academic) and student enrollment.