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Making a Difference Through University Social Responsibility

In 2013, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP) embarked on a new approach for its corporate social responsibility (CSR) initiatives.

Having been established more than two decades, and with numerous accolades for academic excellence,

the University wanted local communities in the vicinity of its campus in Banda​r Seri Iskandar to grow and prosper. 

The new CSR plan would shift the focus from being purely philanthropic and charity-based to those that

emphasise more on capacity building for empowerment. A catchphrase often repeated to encapsulate this

new thinking was: Instead of giving fish, teach the communities how to fish. 


 Three Key Areas Were Identified 


 A Caring University in Technology Education, Creativity and Innovation of the ​Societies



 Improved Socioeconomic Conditions Based Upon Principles of Justice, Prudence, Stewardship, Collaboration and Diversity



Translation of Technologies to Address Sustainability Gaps in Communities



Community Engagement Project

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Contact Us 
Stakeholder Management Department,
Corporate Communications Division,
Level 4, Chancellor Complex,
Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS,
32610 Seri Iskandar,
Perak Darul Ridzuan.
Contact Person:
Pn. Shariza M Shuhidan
Manager, Stakeholder Management
En. Ahmad Azam Alias
Executive, Stakeholder Management​

You may download our USR Booklet