Multimedia University (MMU) (Cyberjaya)

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Multimedia University (MMU) (Cyberjaya)

Jalan Multimedia
63100 Cyberjaya, 
Selangor, Malaysia.

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Multimedia University (MMU) - An Overview

Multimedia University MMU Main Entrace

Multimedia University (MMU), a tertiary education institution set up through Universiti Telekom Sdn Bhd (UTSB), a wholly owned subsidiary of TM, fulfils the noblest of corporate social responsibilities – taking up the challenge of educating the next generation the nation’s leaders and knowledge workers. 
As the first private university in Malaysia, MMU developed the pioneer model for the successful establishment of private universities in the nation, paving the way for the growth of the private tertiary education sector. As the university at the heart of the MSC, MMU also serves as a catalyst for the development of the high tech ICT industry of the nation, parallel to the Silicon Valley-Stanford model in the United States.
Multimedia University Cyberjaya Campus
Growing to over 20,000 students in 12 short years, MMU has achieved much in a relatively short period of time. The university runs in two campuses, its original campus in the historical city of Melaka, and the campus in Cyberjaya that was opened by the former Prime Minister, Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamed. It has produced 22,820 graduates in its time, and a recent survey demonstrates that 93% of these secure employment within 6 months of the completion of studies. It has also grown an outstanding pool of international students numbering at 4,200 from 75 countries.
Establishing itself as a major player in research and development, and maintaining excellent ties with the industry through collaborations and research partnerships, MMU now hosts 13 Research Centres to date, focusing in the niche areas of nanotechnology, microsystems, biometrics, virtual reality, microwave and telecommunications, engineering, photonics, advanced robotics and business.
Through an organisation-wide policy of prudent spending and careful budgeting, the university successfully achieved financial independence within the first 3 years of its founding, and continue to be sustainable and financially healthy to this day. This is in spite of a recent infrastructural expansion in both its campuses during the period of 2006 till present, with the completion of the Phase 3 of development in the Melaka Campus and Phase 2 of development in the Cyberjaya Campus.
Multimedia University (MMU) Welcome International Students
MMU welcomes aspiring students from all over the world because we believe that a multicultural and multinational campus will enrich students' experiences in terms of social and cultural diversity. Students have the opportunity to meet people from various cultures and ethnic backgrounds and develop a cross cultural understanding among themselves. MMU enjoys the company of students from over 66 countries from the continents of Africa, Asia, Europe and North America.
Multimedia University (MMU) of Malaysia is constantly looking to the future of teaching and research. Here are some good reasons why making MMU your University could be the best option in your career.
Global Reputation - MMU being one of the top 200 universities in Asia ranked by the QS Quacquarelli Symonds Ltd, the compilers of Times Higher Education. MMU has always embarked on a journey towards academic excellence.
Strategic Partnership - MMU has collaborated with major ICT bodies such as Nokia, Intel, Microsoft, Cisco, Motorola, Ericson and etc. Our strategic partnership ensures that you are exposed to the best and latest technologies in support of your learning activities.
Quality Programs - Our lectures provide a range of exciting study options for students that keep programs career focused, relevant to industry and give graduates the competitive advantage in workplace.
Teaching Excellence - Flexible learning is part of the university’s strategy to deliver an enhanced, student - centered approach to learning by applying the most effective, flexible and appropriate teaching and learning modes and technologies.
Exciting Campus lifestyle - MMU encourages cultural diversity and provides unlimited opportunities for students to develop their interest and meet new people. Experience at MMU can be both socially and academically rewarding, with access to the latest sport and fitness facilities as well as oppurtunities to enjoy stimulating cultural activities.
Career Prospects - MMU produces successful graduates who are leaders in their own field. Based on survey conducted, more than 90 percent of students get their first job within 6 months of graduation.
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Multimedia University (MMU) Award and Recognition

In 2002, The Multimedia Learning System (MMLS) of MMU won the Asia Pacific MSC IT& Telecommunication Award (APMITTA) and the 2001 Asia Pacific Award for Best of Smart Learning Applications. During 2004, MMU secured four awards from the Ministry of Education, namely, the Highest Enrolment of Local Students, Excellence in R&D, the Highest Number of Courses Accredited, Special Award in Recognition of MMU's Overall Achievement.

In film and video, the Westport Television Commercial Project by MMU students bagged the Silver Screen Awards at the International Film and Video Awards held in the US. Also locally, film and animation students from MMU also won several awards such as the Astro Next-gen Contenpreneur Awards in 2008 and 2009, especially in the field of visual effects.
As for engineering education, the AFEO Board unanimously agreed to confer upon MMU the AFEO Outstanding Engineering Achievement Award 2007 for its outstanding achievements.
In 2009, MMU was ranked at 171 by THES-QS in the Asian University Rankings. It is the first private university in Malaysia to achieve such feat, making it the highest ranked of its kind in the list to date.
MMU was rated tier 5 (Excellent) in the Malaysia Quality Agency SETARA Rating 2010. This is the highest rating achieved by all Malaysia private and public institutions. Others who achieved tier 5 include Monash University (Sunway campus), Nottingham University (Malaysia campus), and University Malaya.
Based on the SCIMAGO Institutions ranking 2010, MMU was ranked 368 in Asia, and No. 6 in Malaysia (No. 1 Private University).
The Webometric ranking 2010 similar ranked MMU as the No. 1 private University in Malaysia, and is ranked at 172 in Asia.
Multimedia University MMU 2004 Award MITI Industry Excellence Award    Multimedia University MMU 2004 Award MITI Industry Excellence Award Certificate
For the pass 10 years, Multimedia University (MMU) had won more than 100 awards in various competition. Among the awards are:

2010 Award

Multimedia University MMU 2010 Awards Autodesk Malaysia Design Competition
Winners: Wong Jun Hao and Lim Chong Hooi under the supervision of Mr. Lim Boon Kian & Mr. Liew Kia Wai  

Date awarded:  Tuesday, 1st June 2010
Award:  2nd Price of Mechanical Engineering Category. Autodesk Malaysia Design Competition 2009. Students Wong Jun Hao and Lim Chong Hooi under the supervision of Mr. Lim Boon Kian & Mr. Liew Kia Wai won the 2nd Prize of Mechanical Engineering Category at Autodesk Malaysia Design Competition 2009.

Multimedia University MMU 2010 Best Student Chapter Award & IET Leadership Award

Winners: IET Student Chapter of MMU Melaka Campus 

Date awarded: Saturday, 31st July 2010
Award: IET Best Student Chapter Award & IET Leadership Award. IET Malaysia Network Annual Dinner held at Sunway Pyramid Convention Centre, Selangor, Malaysia. This annual award is awarded to the most active student chapter of that particular one-year period. Student chapters were judged not only by the number of successfully organized events, but also how well they interact with each other and also Younger Members Section (YMS).
Multimedia University MMU Best Oral Presenter Award iDECON 2010

Winners: Anushya Ramasegar / Engr. Liew Kia Wai

Date awarded: Tuesday, 21st September 2010
Award: Best Oral Presenter Award. iDECON 2010. The Best Presenter Award. International Conference on Design & Concurrent Engineering 2010. Ms. Anushya Ramsegar under the supervision of Engr. Liew Kia Wai awarded the Best Oral Presenter Award at iDECON 2010.
2009 Awards
Multimedia University MMU Malaysia Robocon 2009 Champioin

Winner: FET Robocon Team  

Date awarded: Sunday, 10th May 2009
Award: Champion. Malaysia Robocon 2009. The FET Roboforce1 team emerged as the champion in the Malaysia Robocon 2009 Competition. Team members:Yong Yik Seng (Manager), Teoh Kok Poh (Leader), Members - Heng Seng Kuang, Ngiow Shin Tat and Lim Yu Wei.
Multimedia University Award 2009 Best Technology Award FET Robocon

Winner: FET Robocon Team  

Date awarded: Sunday, 10th May 2009
Award: The Best Technology Award. Malaysia Robocon 2009. The FET Roboforce 2 team won the Best Technology Award. Team members for Roboforce 2:Thum Chia Chieh (Manager), Lui Zhen Wei (Leader), Members - Liow Kok Hong, Chu Shi Xiang and Ong Soon Mi

Multimedia University MMU Toyota Award. Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) ROBOCON 2009

Winner: MMU Robocon Team  

Date awarded: Saturday, 22nd August 2009
Award: Toyota Award. Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) ROBOCON 2009. Multimedia University represented Malaysia in the international level of Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) ROBOCON 2009 robot building competition on 22 August 2009. MMU were presented the Toyota Award, sponsored by Toyota Motor Corporation.

Multimedia University MMU Gold Medal Award. 20th International Invention (ITEX 09)

Date awarded:  Sunday, 17th May 2009

Award:  Gold Medal Award. 20th International Invention, Innovation and Technology Exhibition (ITEX 09). Project headed by Dr. Ir. Sim Kok Swee, won a Gold medal for their project "Automated Spoligotype Recognition for Mycobacterium Tuberculosis Strain Typing" under the category of Biotechnology, Health and Fitness. Team members are Tan Tiong Lang, Ong Chia Sui, and Lai Min Ann.
2008 Awards

Multimedia University MMU Award BEST MANUAL MACHINE AWARD Robocon 2008


Date awarded: Sunday, 31st August 2008
Award: BEST MANUAL MACHINE AWARD. Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) ROBOCON 2008 - International Level. FET Robocon team which comprised of 4 lecturers and 20 students has participated in the international level of Asia-Pacific Broadcasting Union (ABU) ROBOCON 2008 robot building contest on 31 August 2008 and the team has managed to win Best Manual Machine Award.

Multimedia University MMU Award 2008 Gold Metal ITEX2008

Winner: FET

Date awarded:  Sunday, 11th May 2008
Award:  Gold Medal. ITEX 2008. Project Title : Canny Optimisation Technique for Creative Image Colourisation Team members: Dr. Sim Kok Swee, Ting Huong Yong, Lilian Chang, Lai Min Ann 19th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition ITEX 2008 Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

Multimedia University MMU Award nd Place and The Fastest Maze Solving Award. ROBOGAMEZ 2008

Winner: FET: Cheaw Wen Guey and Heng Seng Kuang

Date awarded:  Saturday, 6th September 2008
Award:  2nd Place and The Fastest Maze Solving Award. ROBOGAMEZ 2008. Students from FET, Cheaw Wen Guey and Heng Seng Kuang participated in ROBOGAMEZ 2008 organized by Uniten. After competing with participants from UNITEN, UTM and UPM, they won the 2nd place and The Fastest Maze Solving award in the open category.
2007 Awards

Multimedia University MMU CISCO Networks Innovation Awards 2007

Winner: CITS

Date awarded:  Wednesday, 17th January 2007
Award:  CISCO Networks Innovation Awards 2007. Best Converged Campus Network Award. CISCO Networks Innovation Awards 2007

Multimedia University MMU Award 2nd Prize - Altera InNoCom 2006

Winner: FET

Date awarded:  Monday, 5th March 2007
Award:  2nd Prize - Altera InNoCom 2006. Altera InNoCom 2006. Project Title: Network Embedded Remote-Controlled Robot Supervisor: Dr. SIm KS Memebrs: Lam Jun Wei, Danny Ng Wee Kiat and Wong Chee Siang
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Student Services

Multimedia University (MMU) Students Service Center (SSC)



  • SSC is developed to become the nucleus of Multimedia University that provides a comprehensive selection of services at a single location.

  • Besides providing various types of students services, SSC shall diversify its function as a reference point for students and to become an effective channel to disseminate information to students.

  • To address our overall purpose we seek to:

  • Provide professional, accurate and timely advice, assistance and services

  • Work collaboratively with other departments, faculties, divisions and units to improve our services and processes

  • Encourage our students to provide feedback on us and our services and to respond to such feedback in a timely and appropriate manner.

  • Conduct bi annual surveys of students to enable us to improve our services and processes



In providing excellent assistance to students, we always strive to work in a manner that is :

  • Honest

  • Supportive

  • Positve

  • Friendly

  • Accountable

  • Realistic

  • Flexible

  • Trusting

  • Responsive

  • Effective



  • You can expect to be given prompt, courteous and respectful service

  • You should also receive accurate and timely information

  • You can expect to receive written confirmation from us when we process or consider a request that you have submitted


  • We ask that you treat staff with the same level of courtesy you expect

  • We ask you to be aware of the rules and regulation of MMU

  • We ask you to be aware of our service delivery standard of each enquiries/ services that we provide



MONDAY - THURSDAY: 8.30AM - 4.45PM (close: 1.00pm - 2.00pm)

FRIDAY: 8.30AM - 5.00PM (close: 12.45pm - 2.30pm)


Services available for students

RM0.10 per copy
Maximum 10 copies
RM0.20 per copy
Maximum 10 copies
Swimming Pool Ticket
RM1.00 per student
Outgoing Fax
RM2.00 per minute (local)
Based on international rate issued by TM (international)
Maximum 5 copies
Incoming Fax
RM0.30 per copy (local)
RM0.60 per copy (international)
Scanning (black and white)
Maximum 5 copies
Comb/Hardcover Binding
Comb binding:
Plastic cover - RM1.00 per sheet
Fancy Paper cover: RM0.50 per sheet
Hardcover binding:
PVC cover - RM30.00
Color printing
RM2.00 per page
Delivery Standards for various documents
Requisition of Verification Letter
2 working days
Requisition of Academic Transcript
2 working days
  • No debts
  • RM10.00 per transcript
  • RM5.00 for local postage
Requisition of Foundation Certificate
5 working days
  • 1st request – Free
  • Lost of Cert – RM 10.00
Requisition of Withdrawal of Studies
5 working days
  • The letter will be posted to the Permanent Address
Requisition of Copy of Offer Letter / High Scholl Result and Certificate
5 working days
Requisition of Vehicle Sticker
3 working days
  • No summons
  • Car – RM 6.00
  • Motorcycle – RM 2.00
Requisition of Room Booking
Within 1 working day after STAD’s Recommendation
Request has to be made at least 3 working days before the event
FMD Facilities (For Student Promotional Activities)
5 working days
Request has to be made at least 14 working days before the event
Requisition of Transport
3 working days
Request has to be made at least 7 working days before the event
Booking of Sport Facilities
3 working days
Request has to be made at least 7 working days before the event
Faxing Servies - International Rate
Rate for fax usage (per country/per minute/transaction)
Students who wish to fax to another country will be charged at the rate listed below. Student will be charged according to the duration of the transaction (regardless successful or non successful transaction. (if the transaction exceeding 1 minute, the charge will be based on per minute charge).



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Facilities in Multimedia University (MMU)

Multimedia University MMU Clinic
Clinic at STC Building
Multimedia University MMU FCM Cafe
FCM Café
Multimedia University MMU CIMB Bank
Central Food Court
Café Tau
Mini Market (Hostel Block, FIT, MMU & Street Mall)
Souvenir Shop/Book Store (FCM Building, MMU)
Binding, Printing & Photocopying Services (Hostel Block, MMU)
Sport Facilities
At Multimedia University, students are encouraged to develop their physical fitness as well as to participate in sporting and recreational activities. For the sports and recreation needs, Multimedia University provides the following facilities for the staff and students:
Multimedia Univeristy MMU Swimming Pool
Swimming Pool
Multimedia University MMU Football Field
Football Field
Multimedia University MMU Multipurpose Hall
Multipurpose Hall
Multimedia University MMU Tennis Court
Tennis Court
Multimedia University MMU Badminton Court
Indoor Badminton Court
Multimedia University MMU Gym
Mini Stadium
Rugby field
Netball courts
Volleyball courts
Basketball courts
Sepak Takraw courts
Table Tennis



Multimedia University (MMU) Accomodation and Services Units

Accommodation and Services unit consists of three main subunits namely Accommodation Unit, Services Unit and Counseling Unit. The unit covers a variety of services ranging from on- and off-campus accommodation, student welfare, insurance for students, co-curricular subjects and counseling services.

On-Campus Accommodation

Multimedia University MMU On-campus Hostel

Multimedia University MMU On-Campus Hostel

There are four blocks of residential colleges in Multimedia University On-campus Accomodation, which consist of 250 rooms for each block. Each room is limited to maximum of 3 students. These 4 blocks of residential colleges are:

  • College Omega
  • College Sigma
  • College Lambda
  • College Kappa


Facilities in the hostel rooms:

Multimedia University On-Campus Hostel Room

  • One single bed
  • One double-decker bed
  • 2 closets
  • 2 study tables
  • Networking lines


Facilities in each block:

  • Common room with TV
  • Guest lounge
  • Pantry
  • Recreational area
  • Food court
  • Laundry rooms
  • Muslim prayer room


Multimedia University (MMU) Cyberjaya on-campus facilities:

  • Laundry
  • Bumiputera Commerce Bank
  • Clinics and food stalls
  • Mini mart
  • Book shop
  • Photostat & printing shop


Room Type  Rental

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Deposit - RM400.00

Prepayment - RM200.00
Note: Successful applicants will be informed latest 7 days before the registration day. Those who are unsuccessful shall stay at the off-campus accommodation provided. Deposit and prepayment shall be paid before registration into MMU CIMB Bank account and the bank in slip shall be given to MMU Finance Division during registration. Students are advised to bring bed sheet, pillowcases and blanket.
Multimedia University (MMU) Off-Campus Accommodation (Privately-owned apartments)


1. Cyberia Crescent

Multimedia University MMU Off-Campus Cyberia Crescent

Multimedia University MMU Off-Campus Cyberia Crescent Room

  • 5 - 10 minutes walking distance to MMU
  • Facilities Provided Includes:
  1. Wardrobe
  2. Curtain
  3. Study tables and chairs
  4. Beds and mattresses
  5. 24-hr security
  6. Public transportation from MMU to other places
  7. Swimming pool
  8. Gymnasium
  9. Multi-purpose hall
  10. Study cell
  11. Broadband connection ready and wireless ‘hot-spot’ at facilities area


2. Neo Cyber Apartment

Multimedia University MMU Off-campus NeoCyber Apartment

Multimedia Univeristy MMU Off-Campus Neocyber Apartment

Multimedia University MMU Off-campus Neocyber Apartment Studio Unit

  • Distance: 10 – 15 minutes walking distance to MMU\
  • Rental: Between RM1600.00– RM1900.00/apartment @ RM200.00 ++ per person/month. 7-9 people per unit
  • Initial Payment-2 months security deposit + 1 month advance rental +1 month utility deposit + tenancy agreement (estimated RM1000.00 and quarterly rental collection)
  • Facilities Provided Includes:
  1. Wardrobe
  2. Curtain
  3. Study tables and chairs
  4. Beds and mattresses
  5. 24-hr security
  6. Public transportation from MMU to other places
  7. Swimming pool
  8. Gymnasium
  9. Multi-purpose hall
  10. Study cell
  11. Broadband connection ready and wireless ‘hot-spot’ at facilities area


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Public Amenities

Public Amenities Nearby Multimedia University (MMU)

Nearby clinics
Policlinic Gomez (Street Mall) Tel: +03-8318 1916
Shopping Complex
Multimedia University MMU  Public Amenities Street Mall  Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities
Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities Street Mall Garden
Street Mall
An award-winning boutique mall, Cyberjaya's The Street Mall promotes the concept of creating a garden within the shopping arcade for a pleasant and recreation environment. Part of The Street Mall is also home to the Cyberjaya University College of Medical Sciences (CUCMS).
Through the creation of a cool microclimate and beautiful landscape, The Street Mall shoppers can enjoy recreational and shopping activities at their own leisure. Complete with water fountain, gazebos, garden paths and courtyards, The Street Mall provides a relaxing environment to both shoppers and the lunchtime crowd as well.
Some of the restaurants available there:
  • Q Thai,
  • Hassans,
  • Mumbo Jumbo,
  • Kyros Kebab
Alamanda Putrajaya Shopping Complex
Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities Alamanda Putrajaya
Alamanda Putrajaya is the first shopping centre built in Putrajaya, Malaysia. The Alamanda Shopping Centre, located in Precinct 1, cost about RM 380 million (USD 100 million) to build and was first opened at the end of August 2004. With the signing of Carrefour as the anchor tenant and along with the potential 180 tenants, Alamanda catalysed commercial activities for Putrajaya and created numerous job opportunities.
The other anchors that located here include Parkson, Cold Storage and Golden Screen Cinemas.
The shopping centre has a variety of shops, restaurants, bowling alleys, movie theatres and a food court illuminated by natural lighting. It is designed with two levels to allow even distribution and smooth flow of shoppers within the premises.
Centrury Square
Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities Century Square  Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities Century Square
Conducive and convenient, Century Square provides the necessary facilities and amenities for your employees. It is the chosen location for corporations such as Shell, Rhytm & Hues, Atos Origins, CIMB Bank and more. With a nearby food court and ample parking space, Century Square Cyberjaya is indeed a world-class working place.
Multimedia University MMU Restaurant Padi House
Padi House
Multimedia University MMU Old Town Kopitiam
Old time White Coffee
Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities
Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities      Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities PIzza Hut        
           KFC                         Pizza Hut
Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities Domino's Pizza
Domino's Pizza
CIMB Bank (Century Square, Cyberjaya)
Malayan Banking Berhad (Century Square, Cyberjaya)
Multimedia University MMU Public Amenities Post Office
Pos Office (Street Mall)
7 Eleven (CBD 2)
Public Transportation to Multimedia University (MMU)
1. By KTM to MMU
Step 1: Board Keretapi Tanah Melayu Commuter
Step 2: Stop at Serdang KTM Station
Step 3: Take Rapid KL bus (U42) to Putrajaya Terminal
Step 4: Take Rapid KL bus (T429) to MMU
2. By ERL to MMU
Step 1: Board Express Railway Link (ERL)
Step 2: Stop at Putrajaya Terminal.
Step 3: Take Rapid KL bus (T429) to MMU
3. By Rapid KL Bus (from Jalan Syed Putra) to MMU
Step 1: Board Rapid KL bus (E1) from Jln Syed Putra, UMBC
Step 2: Stop at Putrajaya ERL Station
Step 3: Take Rapid KL bus (T429) to MMU
4. By Rapid KL Bus (from Bandar Utama) to MMU
Step 1: Board Rapid KL bus (U43) from Bandar Utama
Step 2: Stop at Putrajaya ERL Station
Step 3: Take Rapid KL bus (T429) to MMU
5. By Express Railway Link (ERL) to Kuala Lumpur
Board bus (Rapid KL) from Cyberjaya bus station/ MMU/ Cyberia to Putrajaya (Precinct 9 ERL Station)
From Putrajaya to KL Central (Kuala Lumpur City) 30 minutes
From Putrajaya to Kuala Lumpur International Airport (KLIA) 20 minutes
6. Taxi / Cab Services in Cyberjaya
Call the following number for taxi (Budjet Taxi, Executive Taxi and limo) services:
Tel: +03-8888 4000 (Koperasi Pengangkutan Putrajaya & Cyberjaya Berhad)
Tel: +6012-251 7515 (Executive Taxi Service)
Tel: +6013-665 5065
Source: Multimedia University (MMU)

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