Pusat Inovasi & Komuniti Desa Layang – Layang Kanan
UTP has taken an initiative to set up a centre that enhances the potential and quality of life of the local community. The centre, known as Pusat Komuniti & Inovasi Desa Layang – Layang Kanan, launched on 25 February 2019. In year 1960s, it was a school and later was transformed to a training centre – Pusat Giat MARA.
The community centre has been developed with the support from UTP crowdsourcing partners and from the sale of Perak Sultanate: The Historic Royal Glory of Perak Tengah, co-written by UTP lecturer, Associate Professor Dr Shahrina Md Nordin and YBhg Datuk Seri Jalil Abdul Hamid, Chief Executive Officer, NSTP.
The amount received for phase 1 is RM68,500 and phase 2 is RM69,000.
Project Partner: Crowdsourcing - Perpustakaan Negara, Berkat Hardware, Semaian Sri Iskandar, Jabatan Bomba & Penyelamat, Giatmara, UEM Group, Telekom Malaysia, Originex Electric, MNM Khidmat Elektrik Sdn Bhd, Enserve, Soulfly Engineering, Livline Sdn Bhd, Azar Enterprise Sdn Bhd, Azrak Sdn Bhd, ASME Malaysia, Perunding BCP, Staff & UTP's departments.