• Universiti Malaya Community Engagement Centre (UMCares)
  • umcares@um.edu.my
  • 03-79677357

Universiti Malaya Community Engagement Centre (UMCares)

This competition explores innovative ways to enhance the school's facilities and infrastructure by Do-It-Yourself (DIY). There are two aspects to this competition, which is available to secondary school students in Malaysia.
  • To encourage DIY (Do-It-Yourself) research and creation throughout the community in order to promote creative culture and innovation.
  • To encourage students to pursue entrepreneurship as a career of choice by developing their entrepreneurial spirit.
  • To encourage students to work creatively, innovatively, collaboratively, and professionally in general.
  • To improve students' soft skills, particularly their competitive and competitive attitude.
Organized by

DIY Made Simple 2017
Innovate & Decorate

Winner DIY 2017

​​​Numbers of participants : 7 Schools
Winner : SMK Bandar Utama Damansara 3, Selangor
Product: Portable Kitchen

DIY Made Simple 2018
Rock Your School With DIY

Winner DIY 2018

​​​Numbers of participants : 48 Schools
Winner : SMK Tun Perak, Perak
Product: Color Top Plastic Roof

DIY Made Simple 2019
Best of Waste

Winner DIY 2019

Numbers of participants : 33 Schools
Winner : SM Sains Rembau, Negeri Sembilan
Product: Shoe Stander

DIY Made Simple 2020
Green School - Vertical Garden

Winner DIY 2017

​​​Numbers of participants : 75 Schools
Winner : SMK Sri Ampangan, Negeri Sembilan
Product: Bidai Hijau

DIY Made Simple 2021
Green School - Reimagining Classroom

Winner DIY 2018

Numbers of participants : 104 Schools
Winner : SMK Iskandar Shah, Melaka
Product: Foldable Dustbin

DIY Made Simple 2022
Facing New Normal, School Transformation

Winner DIY 2019

Numbers of participants : 82 Schools
Winner : Kolej Vokasional Chenor,Pahang
Product: Ultraviolet Cabinet

DIY Made Simple 2023
Repurposing Waste, Countering Cost of Living

Winner DIY 2023

​​​Numbers of participants : 174 Schools
Winner : SMK St. Anthony, Sarwak
Product: ET Block


Last Update: 18/03/2024