Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman

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    • Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (Tunku Abdul Rahman University) is a private university in Malaysia. The university is also known by the acronym UTAR, which is part of the university's emblem. It was established under a foundation called UTAR Education Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation. This university operates two campuses or campuses in two locations, namely, Bandar Sungai Long, which are located within a valley called the Klang Valley while one is located in the Kampar town of the state of Perak, which once was renowned for its tin-mining activities. In June 2015, Petaling Jaya and Kuala Lumpur campuses have moved to Bandar Sungai Long campuses.

      The university admitted 411 students in June 2002 for its first intake. It is evident that the university's student population has grown rapidly over the years. According to one of the university's publication, it now has a student enrolment of more than 24,000 students. For a start, the university offered only eight honours degree programmes but the university now offers more than 117 programmes which include foundation, undergraduate as well as postgraduate degree programmes covering numerous disciplines of study and research. Those programmes are accredited by Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) & Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and recognised by Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam (JPA). Furthermore, UTAR's Accounting degree are recognised by CPA, FPAM, ACCA, CIMA, ICAEW, CTIM, ICSA & MICPA. Other than that, UTAR's Quantity Surveying degree are recognised by BQSM and RICS, meanwhile UTAR's Engineering degree programmes are recognised by BEM and IEM.