Application for admissions to UPM for recruitment every year is via Online Application which is coordinated by the Student Entry Management Division, Department of Higher Education Malaysia.
Applicants may access the Website http://upu.moe.gov.my/ for complete information on the general terms and requirements of the Program and subsequently submit applications via the Online Application after the advertisement on the local newspaper.
Seventeen College Commencement developed on 10 July 2003 in line with the construction of the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences with an estimated cost of RM 202 million and was completed in full on January 10, 2006.
Handover of keys Seventeen College building from the developer to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation), Universiti Putra Malaysia was held on June 16, 2006. However, Seventeen College just started operating on 1 July 2006. For a while, the temporary administrative center is located in Pavilion of Arts, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
In general, the college houses students from the Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and the Faculty of Veterinary Medicine. However, there are also a few students from other faculties in Universiti Putra Malaysia campus living here. Overall, there are four building blocks of student accommodation block A, block B and block C for female students while block D for boys. In addition, there is also a musolla, a student kiosk building, cafeteria, principals house and eight (8) units fellows.
Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) emphasizes the current needs and comfort of its current student, who is studying at UPM. Hence, UPM provides a variety of technology equipment and facilities to ensure the comfort of students. Apart from that, various non-academic programs and activities are being conducted for current students so that they are happy at UPM and at the same time can balance academic achievement and soft development for sustainable living.
Students who are placed at the Seventeenth College comprised of various programs of studies from 2 faculties which are Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences and Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
Moving out of the ivory tower as an outstanding UPM graduates does not mean that your relationship with the community here just stumbles. Former UPM graduates are welcome to join the UPM Alumni Association, which is specially set up to strengthen the bonds of relationships and useful networks from various areas of expertise. In fact, many UPM Alumni have been appointed as ambassadors for their big contribution in their respective fields, leaving many impacts to society and the country - as well as celebrating the name of the university in the international arena.
Since 1971, UPM's alumni has reached over 145,000 people - not only from Malaysia but from across the globe covering Australia, Iran, France, Myanmar and Saudi Arabia. Armed with aspirations to strengthen the reputation of formerly respected university communities, Alumni UPM has so far been able to spread great ideas and voice critical views for dynamic development in realizing their reality and vision.
For those who are interested to know the details of Alumni Association Alumni, can visit the Alumni Center Official Website for more information.