Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL) is a leading university in engineering technology established on 20 August 2002.

Wholly owned by Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), the university is given the mandate to upgrade the status of technical education in Malaysia by the government.

As the nation expects more from a technical higher learning institutions, UniKL mould its graduate with strong technological knowledge and astute entrepreneurial skills who would later fulfill the current demand of the industries. UniKL’s 13 branch institutes offer various foundation, diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate programmes. With the concept of ‘One Institute, One Specialisation’, UniKL contributes not only to tertiary education but also researches and development for commercialisation purposes.

Strategically located all over peninsular Malaysia, UniKL’s branch institutes offer various programmes in theirs niche areas of specialisation. At present, UniKL boasts a total of 22,372 students.

Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Spanish Institute (UniKL MSI)

Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Spanish Institute (UniKL MSI) was established in response to the demand of the mechanical, manufacturing and mechatronics industry and it encompasses the advanced technology in automotive engineering. With strong collaboration between the Malaysia and Spanish government, UniKL MSI offers unique, well-designed Spanish technology programs that integrate theoretical training and practical applications. Students are also exposed to technopreneurship, and enriched with soft skills such as leadership, communication, ethics and professionalism, creating holistic and well-rounded individuals who are high in-demand by today’s industries.

University under Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) is one of the country‘s leading technical Universities. The university aims to provide graduates with knowledge, skills and attitude required to contribute towards and play major roles in a globalized and knowledge–based economy. Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Spanish Institute (UniKL MSI) was established in response to the rapidly increasing demand to the automotive industry and it encompasses the advanced technology in automotive engineering, mechanical and mechatronics and management.

Located at Kulim Hi–Tech Park, Kedah has been fully operational since 2003. With a strong collaborative effort between the Malaysia and Spain government, UniKL MSI is able to offer unique well–designed academic programs (both at degree and diploma levels) which integrate theoretical training and practical application.

Recognized and accredited curriculum by ETAC / BEM based on industrial needs with hands-on and teaching factory methods. Various of sponsorship* and financial aid* available for all diploma programmes (*with term and conditions applied). Advance machine & equipment for teaching and training purpose with the latest technology equivalent to industrial standards. Wide range of industrial linkages such as Go-auto, SIRIM, HOYA, Keysight, First Solar, PROTON, PERODUA & etc. Global international partnership: Samara Aerostate University, KOREATECH, Politecnico di Torino, Polytechnic University of Catalunia & etc. The quality accommodation (student residential) equipped with furniture for students’ comfort.


To be the leading entrepreneurial technical university.


To produce enterprising global technopreneurs.

Shared Values


Since its inception, UniKL has produced 49,745 graduates including 7,998 graduates celebrated in the 15th Convocation Ceremony 2018. Graduates of UniKL have successfully established their careers or become successful entrepreneurs in local and international arena.


Malaysian Spanish Institute
Lot 12-16, Lebuhraya Perdana, Kulim Hi-Tech Park,
09090 Kulim
Kedah Darul Aman

+604-403 5199 / 5200

+604-403 5201


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