Star Rating Year 2014
“This is a marvellous achievement after a short four years of operation, and is a very good first step towards our goal of achieving six stars, in line with our mission to become a premier university in Malaysia” – Prof. Dr. David Gonsalvez
Malaysia Research Assessment
The Malaysia Assessment (MyRA) is an instrument for measuring the research, development, commercialisation and innovation (RDC&I) activities in Public and Private Universities, Branch Campuses and University Colleges in Malaysia.
MyRA rating is to measure the achievement of Higher Learning Institutions (HLIs) in RDC&I through the criteria and benchmarks that were set according to each indicator. It is not intended to provide ranking among the institutions.
MyRA assessment is based in three key aspects; input, process and output which includes eight main criteria:
Quantity and Quality of Researchers
Quantity and Quality of Research
Quantity of Postgraduates
Quality of Postgraduates
Professional Services and Gifts
Networking and Linkages