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

Universiti Malaya Community Engagement Centre

Impacting the community though inclusiveness, innovative engagement and sustainable programmes

To be the leader of Community Engagement in Malaysia

Connecting campus to community

Our Roles

  1. As a one stop centre for community engagement related activities

  2. Serve as an outlet for the transfer of knowledge, expertise, skills and technology to the community

  3. Develop and coordinate projects and activiteis in collaboration with community

  4. Monitor and mesure impact and diseminate information on community engagement activities

  5. Provide a platform to engage with schools (kelab sahabat).

  6. Organize community program for Universiti Malaya's staff and students

Our Goals

Goal 1: To develop Community Flagship Programs (CFP).

Goal 2: To measure knowledge transfer from UM to the community.

Goal 3: To advance engagement of penta-helix collaboration that translates to public good.

Goal 4: To implement social innovation ecosystem within UM.

Goal 5: To enhance visibility of the community engagement initiatives

Quality Objectives

Ensure at least 10 new projects involving the transfer of knowledge, technology or skills in collaborathe industry / community during the current yearrrent year.

Ensure that at least 30 communities / industries receive / benefit from knowledge, technology or skills transfer projects / activities carried out during the current year

Last Update: 13/01/2023