The establishment of UNITEN R & D Sdn. Bhd. (URND) is a jump-start UNITEN’s capability in assisting industries in research areas that UNITEN has identified as the forte as well as those having high impact to shove both parties towards achieving their goals and competited in economic globalization. URND looking to explore in niche areas of Energy related research which are Sustainable Clean Energy, Power & Energy Services Convergance, Energy Social Sustainablity, Energy Infrustructure and Information & Communication Technology. There are three Centres of Excellence and more than 30 Research Centres under UNITEN/URND leads by lecturers’ expert in their own areas.



UNITEN R & D Sdn. Bhd. (URND) was incorporated on 18th November 2008 as a wholly-owned subsidiary of Universiti Tenaga Nasional. The company has been approved as a Research and Development Status Company from Malaysian Government under Malaysian Industrial Development Authority (MIDA) which is recognised as a research entity approved under Section 34B, of the Income Tax Act, 1967. The company has registered as Consultancy Company under Ministry of Finance (MOF). The main objective of the company is to provide a platform for research and development activities involving academics and industries to harness the next generation technologies to catalyse dynamic, relevant, excellent and productive research in the country and also as a platform for companies to contribute in research and activities whilst benefiting tax deduction incentives from the Authorities.




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