Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM)

Universiti Putra Malaysia Serdang Selangor Malaysia

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established Established :

1931, 1973

campus University Type and Campus :

Serdang (1108.103 hectares) Bintulu (714.717 hectares)

Universiti Putra Malaysia (formally known as Universiti Pertanian Malaysia or College of Agriculture Malaya or School of Agriculture), or UPM, is recognised by the independent government assessments as one of Malaysia's leading research Universities. Founded in 1931 as the School of Agriculture, UPM's main campus is located in central Peninsular Malaysia, close to the capital city, Kuala Lumpur and next to Malaysia’s administrative capital city, Putrajaya. It was formerly known as Universiti Pertanian Malaysia or Agricultural University of Malaysia. UPM is a research university offering undergraduate and postgraduate courses with a research focus on agricultural sciences and its related fields. It was ranked as the joint 376th best university in the world in 2014 by Quacquarelli Symonds. On 2015, UPM was ranked 45th in Best Global Universities for Agricultural Sciences of U.S. News & World Report College and University Ranking.

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Motto: With Knowledge We Serve

Endowment: N/A

Administrative staff: 2,548

Students: 26,222

Undergraduates: 16,051 (2014)

Postgraduates: 10,171 (2014)

Male students 37 : 63 Female students

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