Universiti Teknologi Mara (Uitm) Johor

Universiti Teknologi Mara (Uitm) Johor

Universiti Teknologi Mara (Uitm) Johor, Johor or Johore is a Malaysian state, located in the southern portion of Peninsular Malaysia. The state capital city of Johor is Johor Bahru. The royal city of the state is Muar and the old state capital is Johor Lama. Johor is surrounded by Pahang to the north, Melaka and Negeri Sembilan to the northwest, and the Straits of Johor to the south, which separates Johor and the Republic of Singapore. The state also shares a maritime border with the Riau Archipelago from the east and Riau mainland on the west by the South China Sea and the Strait of Malacca respectively, both Indonesian territories. Johor is the only Malaysian state that has a coastline on both the Indian Ocean (via the Strait of Malacca) and Pacific Ocean (via the South China Sea).

In the early 16th century, the Sultanate of Johor was founded by the Alauddin Riayat Shah II, the son of Mahmud Shah, the last Sultan of Melaka who fled from the invading Portuguese in Melaka. Johor sultanate was one of the two successor states of the Melaka empire. On Malacca’s defeat by the Portuguese in 1511, Alauddin Riayat Shah II established a monarchy in Johor, which posed a threat to the Portuguese.

Johor’s UiTM Branch made history in Johor Darul Ta’zim state in 1983. Its first campus in Bukit Siput was inaugurated by Dato ‘Abd. Ajib bin Ahmad, the Johor Menteri Besar at that time. Due to the increasing number of needs, the UiTM Branch of Johor now moved to a larger and comfortable building in Segamat Baru in 1985. In 1990, Johor’s UiTM Branch was majestic at KM12, Jalan Muar-Segamat on state-owned land . Here, UiTM Johor Branch has grown rapidly by fulfilling its responsibility as a State UiTM campus. The Segamat campus houses four (4) faculties namely the Faculty of Accounting, the Faculty of Business Management, the Faculty of Information Management and the Faculty of Computer Science & Mathematics. UiTM Johor Branch also has another campus in Pasir Gudang Johor. UiTM Johor Branch is now equipped with a variety of teaching & learning infrastructure as well as recreational and leisure facilities that make it a respected institution of higher learning. To be sure, UiTM Johor Branch will continue to forge a glorious name as proof of nobility and purity of identity of the nation and the nation.


To provide maximum opportunities for Bumiputera to pursue professional education in science, industry, technology, commerce, arts and society.     

To provide quality and innovative teaching programs and meet market and customer needs as well as to support national development policy.     

Creating humanitarian development programs as a tool for applying value systems among UiTM communities.    

 Ensuring UiTM’s products not only meet the local manpower market, but also serve globally.    

 Making UiTM an excellent organization that ensures effective and efficient human resource management, finance and property to achieve UiTM’s educational goals and play a role as a catalyst for community development.


Unit Komunikasi Korporat
Cawangan Johor Kampus Segamat
KM 12 Jalan Muar, 85000 Segamat, Johor
No. Tel: 07-935 2000 | No. Fax : 07-935 2277

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