UNISEL | Universiti Selangor

Frequently Asked Questions

1. When was UNISEL established?
Answer :
Established in 1999, Universiti Selangor (UNISEL) is the first state university in Malaysia. UNISEL is fully owned by the state government of Selangor. It exudes dynamism, fuelled by vibrant students and dedicated lecturers. Formerly known for its industrial-based curricula and extra-curricular activities, UNISEL is conveniently situated in the premier state of Selangor that boasts the highest concentration of industries, major air and sea ports and is at the heart of the nation’s entrepreneurial activities.

2. What does UNISEL stand for?
Answer :
UNISEL is an acronym for Universiti Selangor.

3. Where is UNISEL located?
Answer :
The main campus of UNISEL is located between Kuala Lumpur which is the capital city of Malaysia and the Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA). It is approximately 25km south of Kuala Lumpur and 45km from KLIA. UNISEL have a branch city campus in Shah Alam.

4. What is the goal of UNISEL?
Answer :
• To attract outstanding local and international students , to produce knowledgeable and competitive graduates. • To elevate achievements in research and innovation to international standards. • To intensify community involvement in the generation and sharing of knowledge. • To improve the governance and management of resources based on best practices.

5. Does UNISEL provide any student accommodation?
Answer :
Yes, UNISEL has campus based hostels in the Bestari jaya and Shah Alam campuses.

6. What facilities are provided in UNISEL?
Answer :
Various facilities are available for the comfort of the students and staff such as an ICT Centre, library, halls, cafeterias, security services, mosque, in-campus transportation, sports & recreational centre, medical clinics, accommodation, banking & postal services.

7. Where can I find information on the entry requirements?
Answer :
The general academic entry requirements are available at http://www.unisel.edu.my for undergraduate studies and at http://cgs.unisel.edu.my for postgraduate studies.

8. What programmes are offered at UNISEL?
Answer :
UNISEL offers programmes for foundation, diploma , undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Additional information can be found on the Programmes Offered page http://www.unisel.edu.my/programmes.html

9. What is the concept of a Research Cluster?
Answer :
The Research Cluster concept in UNISEL is in line with the current need for multi-disciplinary approaches in solving research problems. UNISEL has established six Research Clusters which are biotechnology, biomedical and health sciences, engineering, information technology business, and social sciences.

10. What are the faculties in UNISEL?
Answer :
There are 10 faculties in UNISEL:
• Faculty of Computer Science and Information Technology
• Faculty of Engineering
• Faculty of Science and Biotechnology
• Faculty of Education and Social Science
• Faculty of Biomedical & Health Sciences
• Faculty of Art and Design
• Faculty of Business
• Faculty of Communication and Media
• Centre for Graduate Studies
• Centre for Foundation and General Studies

Bestari Jaya Campus

Jalan Timur Tambahan,
45600 Bestari Jaya,
Selangor Darul Ehsan,
DU007-01 (B)

Phone: +603 3280-5062

Shah Alam Campus

Jalan Zirkon A7/A Seksyen 7,
40000 Shah Alam,
Selangor Darul Ehsan,

Phone: +603 5522-3400
Fax: +603 5522-3551

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