Universiti Teknologi Mara Cawangan Pulau Pinang

Universiti Teknologi Mara Cawangan Pulau Pinang

Universiti Teknologi Mara Cawangan Pulau Pinang, Penang is a Malaysian state located on the northwest coast of Peninsular Malaysia, by the Malacca Strait. It has two parts: Penang Island, where the capital city, George Town, is located, and Seberang Perai (formerly Province Wellesley) on the Malay Peninsula. The second smallest Malaysian state by land mass, Penang is bordered by Kedah to the north and the east, and Perak to the south.

Penang’s population stood at nearly 1.75 million as of 2017, while its population density rose to 1,666.3/km2 (4,316/sq mi). It has among the nation’s highest population densities and is one of the country’s most urbanised states.George Town, Malaysia’s second largest city, is also home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site.

Universiti Teknologi MARA Penang began operations on 16 June 1996 at the temporary campus in Permatang Pasir and it is the 11th UiTM campus. The real campus of UiTM Pulau Pinang was at Jalan Permatang Pauh and was first occupied in August 2003. The first intake of students at UiTM Pulau Pinang was implemented in July 1996 with enrollment of 230 students. The first batch of students who graduated from UiTM Penang was in May 1999. The start-up staff here are 40 people including 9 academic staff. The main focus of UiTM Pulau Pinang is the field of electrical, mechanical and civil engineering at the diploma level. Campus has been planned since 1995 with a capacity of 10,000 enrollment with engineering, HOTEL management and tourism as key areas.

Penang’s population stood at nearly 1.75 million as of 2017, while its population density rose to 1,666.3/km2 (4,316/sq mi). It has among the nation’s highest population densities and is one of the country’s most urbanised states. George Town, Malaysia’s second largest city, is also home to a UNESCO World Heritage Site

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