Universiti Teknologi Mara Dalam Bahasa Inggris
Universiti Teknologi Mara Dalam Bahasa Inggris, English or English is the first Germanic language spoken in England in the Early Middle Ages and is today the most commonly spoken language in the world. English is spoken as the first language by a majority of the population in various countries, including Great Britain, Ireland, the United States, Canada, Australia, New Zealand, and a number of Caribbean countries; as well as being the official language in nearly 60 sovereign nations. English is the third most widely spoken mother tongue in the world, after Mandarin and Spanish. English is also used as a second language and official language by the European Union, Commonwealth, and the United Nations, as well as various other organizations.
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM; English: MARA University of Technology) is a public university in Malaysia based primarily in Shah Alam. 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.
There are currently 120,000 students enrolled here, enrolled in over 300 academic programs from various disciplines, such as medical science, humanities, business & management, science, social sciences and engineering. The university has grown and has 3 satellite campuses, 15 branch campuses, 9 urban campuses and 19 high school affiliates. Courses offered ranging from undergraduate, undergraduate and graduate preparation are available in 24 faculties.
The acronym MARA stands for Majlis Amanah Rakyat, or People’s Trust Council. MARA is a government agency, the role of which is to train indigenous Mayasian people for roles in business and industry. UITM was governed by MARA for several years, but is now independent under the Ministry of Education.