OIT and Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Malaysia, concluded a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) on academic and student exchange and a Student Exchange Agreement on July 24, 2019.

UTP is a private university established by Petroliam Nasional Berhad (PETRONAS), the Malaysia’s largest national oil and gas resources corporation. Founded in 1997, UTP has two faculties, Faculty of Engineering and Faculty of Science and Information Technology, and the current number of enrolled students is approximately 8,000.

Based on the agreement, OIT is going to accept an exchange student from UTP from January 2020. It is expected that this opportunity will accelerate further interaction regarding students exchange, academic field, and research matters.