Tuesday, 5 April 2011

Universiti Utara Malaysia

Universiti Utara Malaysia (Northern University of Malaysia), is a public university located in the town of Sintok, Kedah. Utara means 'northern' in the Malay language. It was formally incorporated on 16 February 1984. The University was established with the specific mission of providing a leadership role for management education in the country. Thus, the university is also known as a management university. The academic establishments in UUM include College of Business (UUM COB), College of Law, Government and International Studies (UUM COLGIS) and College of Arts and Sciences (UUM CAS). UUM is the first university in the country to be a fully wired using fiber-optic cables. The University has 29 computer laboratories located at various academic and administrative buildings within the campus, providing the students with access points for e-services.

Campus Sintok worth RM580 million, this is one of the most beautiful  and modern campus in this region. It was officially opened by HRH Tuanku Canselor on 17 Feb 2004. Buildingmain campus is Academic building, Sultanah Bahiyah Library, Canselory building(pentadbiran), Sultanah Bahiyah mosque, Dewan Muadzam Shah, Dewan Tan Sri Othman, sports complex, Varsity Mall, Budi Siswa Building, and Convensyen centre. 

Accommodation on campus for all students is also provided by the UUM. To meet this need, so now  UUM has 15 Student Residential Hall (DPP), which can accommodate about 20,000 students.

In support of this purpose UUM also providesaccomadation on campus as the  University Inn next to the hall can be rented student accomadation during the semester break. 
It also UUM offered new accomodation of EDC-UUM is located near the main entrance. UUM has developed a forest area of 107 hectars, save it as a tourist attraction in the norher n region by providing facilities such as 9-hole of golf courses, the camp, go-kart circuit, target shooting and archery field, a deer park, equestrian sires and so forth.

This picture illistrates flood occurs in UUM. This was happen in final of last semester. regarding of this flood all exam was postponed. According to that semester break was shorten. Non stop raining causes for this flood occurs. Meanwhile at this same time in university was happen convocesyen ceremony. During this time flood was happen. So. a part of convocesyen ceremony was postponed to this year early.

Subaidah was one of food corner in UUM. The foods in here are very delicious and tasty. This food shop wil open 7.00am at morning and wil be closed at 9.00 pm. Students and the staffs in UUM wil take their lunch and dinner at here. This shop always full with people very time. This shop look clean and beautiful. Location of this shop in UUM is near to DKG5 and HEP main buiding.

Welcome to University Utara Malaysia official library website. Our aim is to provide information required as efficiently and successfully as possible. With scores of online journals, books, and images, our web site acts as a hub and offers web access to a variety of resources locally and globally, including our online catalogue, online databases, digital collection and to other authoritative web sites. The Library provides a range of services, collections, space, and technology to support research, teaching, and learning for UUM faculty and students.

The Library provides access to information resources through direct in person consultation, phone and online via the Library's website. We offer you the best in collections with over 300,000 printed materials, 35 online databases, 44,000 e-books, 254,000 electronic journal titles as well as digitized in-house collections with an emphasis broadly in our core business and management disciplines. Library offers instruction with combination of traditional and new information resources and technologies.

This picture shows the new student study hall. It was under constuction now. In this semester final it wil be fully construct. Next semester it wil be open for students to continue their classrooms at here. This classroom hall was called DKG 6. In this hall got more than 10 classrooms. It looks so big and very modern. It located near to DKG 5. Before this UUM only got 5 classroom halls. This DKG 6 was newly build. UUM got so many students. So that this classrooms were build to accomadate students population.