The University of Technology MARA was established in the year November 1956 with Students of around 40,000 on main campus and 80,000 throughout the country. MARA stands for Majlis Amanah Rakyat (Council of Trust for the People) under the leadership of Tan Sri Arshad Ayub. ITM offers Pre-Diploma, Diploma, degree-equivalent Advanced Diploma and professional bodies qualifications. Later, to upgrade the university status, the Advanced Diploma programmes were upgraded to Bachelor Degree programmes with retrospective effect.
With the resulting to a growing change of perception towards the institution by 1999, ITM changed its name to UITM. There are 24 faculties, two academic centres and 312 programmes in UiTM. The main objective is to provide maximum opportunities for bumiputeras to pursue professionally-recognised programmes of study in science, technology, industry, business, arts and humanities and to establish UiTM as a centre of excellence that is accountable for the effective and efficient management of its human resources, finances and assets in order to achieve its educational objectives, while playing its role as a catalyst in community development.
Presently, UiTM draws strength from the initiatives of its founding fathers, exploring and mastering various frontiers of knowledge as it works towards reaching greater heights and celebrating more accomplishments at home and abroad. With the new system of governance, the university is able to optimize the use of its resources to enhance excellence in research, technology and learning as well as community service.
The following is the list of articles by scholars from University of technology MARA that are published in OMICS International journals.
The following is the list of proceedings by scholars from University of technology MARA that are published in OMICS International journals and conferences.