Universiti Teknologi MARA is a public university in Malaysia, based primarily in Shah Alam. Established in 1956 as the RIDA Training Centre, it opened to some 50 students with a focus to help the rural Malays. Since that time it has grown into the largest higher education institution in Malaysia by physical infrastructure, staff organization, and student enrollment.
The university comprises one main campus, 13 autonomous state campuses and 21 satellite campuses. With 17,488 academic and non-academic staff, UiTM offers some 515 programmes ranging from foundation to postgraduate level. It is home to some 170,514 bumiputera and international students, in full-time and part-time modes. Teaching is fully conducted in English.
Address Jalan Muar, 85100 Segamat
Coordinates 2°29'17.1" N 102°43'40.742" E