Universiti Kuala Lumpur Malaysian Institute of Chemical & Bioengineering Technology (UniKL MICET), Melaka is a higher educational institution that specializes in chemical-based engineering technology education.
It is fully owned by Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), located in Taboh Naning Vendor City, Alor Gajah, Melaka, approximately 35km away from Melaka town which was declared a “Historical City” by UNESCO on 7th July 2008. UniKL MICETwas established in 2002 and is grouped under Universiti Kuala Lumpur, under the management of Universiti Teknikal MARA Sdn Bhd. UniKL MICET is the pioneer institute in providing hands-on chemical-based technology education in Malaysia.
The Chemical and Bioengineering Technology programmes offered by UniKL MICET made it one of the earliest technical universities in this country.
An accomplishment of this university is its up-to-date and modern equipment used in the chemical technology field. It is also one of the private universities ranked in the Tier 5 (Excellent) category in SETARA 2009 & SETARA 2011 certified by MQA.
Being Malaysia’s first private technical University, UniKL MICET is set up with complete and up-to-date equipment in the field of Chemical Engineering Technology. It is equipped with 43 labs; among them are Chemical Analysis Lab, Basic Chemical Lab, Chemical Technology Lab, Preparation Lab, Polymer Test and Assessment Lab, Latex Processing Lab, Food Analysis and Processing Lab, Computer Labs, Pilot Plant and Water Treatment Lab with hands-on learning.
Campus facilities available to students include the hostel, sport complex, Outdoor sports, Gymnasium, Surau, Student Café, resource Centre, student recreational areas, Internet wi-fi connection, as well as public transportation (MARA Liner).