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KUiTTHO is now UTHM - Universiti Tun Hussien Onn Malaysia
Kolej Universiti Teknologi Tun Hussein Onn (KUiTTHO) is now UTHM - Universiti Tun Hussien Onn Malaysia
Kolej Universiti Teknologi Tun Hussein Onn
86400 Parit Raja, Batu Pahat, Johor Darul Takzim, Malaysia.
Tel : 607-4536000 / 607-4536113, Fax : 607-4536337
On September 20, 2006, Malaysian government agreed to honor the college university a full university status and changed its name to Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia.
On February 1, 2007, the Minister of Higher Education officially announced the change of status to be a full University. Dato’ Seri Hishamuddin Tun Hussein Onn made the official declaration of the change of name on March 2, 2007.
More about UTHM - Universiti Tun Hussien Onn Malaysia
Kolej Universiti Teknologi Tun Hussein Onn (KUiTTHO) was known as
Polytechnic Staff Training Center (PLSP) in 1993.
As the country's 15th public university, KUiTTHO represents a changing nation with a mission to produce and train creative and innovative technologists as well as competent and responsible professionals who are able to apply, explore and lead new technologies for the benefit of mankind
KUiTTHO is well known for her Engineering Course and a library operate sibce October 1993. The present KUiTTHO library consisting of space of 1119 square meter can accommodate 250 users. The library has 40,399 titles on monograph materials, 186 titles on magazines and 1808 titles on audio visual materials. More on the library : Type of Services、Time of Services、Interoduction、Rules Regulation、Link、Online Database、Library website。
Pusat Latihan Staf Politeknik (PLSP - Polytechnic Staff Training Centre) The
training centre was set up in 1993 to train engineering lecturers for the
Polytechnics under the sixth Malaysian Plan. Its establishment was officiated by
the then Minister of Education on September 16, 1993. It was jointly managed by
the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia and the Ministry of Education under a
memorandum of understanding signed on July 28, 1993. PLSP contributed
significantly towards technical human resource development for this country and
led to an official announcement of a new status and name, i.e. the Institut
Teknologi Tun Hussein Onn (ITTHO) on April 12, 1996.
Institut Teknologi Tun Hussein Onn (ITTHO) - ITTHO's contributions toward the development of scientific and technological civilisation in realising Malaysia's role as a global player are well recognised. Thus, on September 27, 2000, the Cabinet, under Section 20 of the University and University Colleges Act 1971, has agreed to upgrade the status of ITTHO to a full pledged university to be known as Kolej Universiti Teknologi Tun Hussein Onn (KUiTTHO). The historical announcement was made by the then Minister of Education, Tan Sri Dato' Seri Musa bin Mohammad on September 30, 2000.
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