BACKGROUND

The Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) plays an important role in the development of human capital in Malaysia. One of the initiatives taken is to conduct students’ employability programme with the aim to  give students a value-added degree and enhance employment marketabilityamong graduates. The folowing are among the programmes offered:

  1. Internship
  2. Apprenticeship
  3. Entrepreneurship
  4. Mobility

In response to this, UTM has designed its own UTM Professional Skills Certificate programme  to enhance the knowledge and skills of UTM students. It provides students with value-added courses so that they will have a competitive-edge when they enter the employment market.

COURSES OFFERED
Courses offered under this programme are in line with MOHE’s plan and they are as follows:

 

 

  1. ISO 9001:2008 Quality Management System Requirement – managed by UTMSPACE
  2. Occupational Safety, Health and Environment (OSHE) – managed by UTMSPACE
  3. How to Manage Your Personal Finance – managed by UTMSPACE
  4. How to Get Yourself Employed (HTGYE) – offered by Faculties and managed by Office of Undergraduate Studies
  5. Test of English Communication Skills for Graduating Students (TECS) – managed by Language Academy
BENEFITS
1.     Students  who attend  the programme will receive a Certificate of UTM Professional Skills Programme

2.    The courses taken under this programme will appear in the transcript of each student

FEE
A fee of RM200.00 is charged to UTM students for participating in this programme. The fee will be included in the registration fees.

Contact Us

Centre for Professional Development,
School of Professional and Continuing Education (UTMSPACE)
No.34-50, Jalan Kebudayaan 1,
Taman Universiti,
81300 Skudai, Johor
Tel : +607-521 8170/8159