News & Announcement

'Book Spine Poetry' Contest Winners  

Dear Students and Staff,

The much awaited ‘Book Spine Poetry’ Contest results are out!!! Congratulations to the three winners! We will be in contact with you regarding your prize collection. Thank you all for participating in our contest!

Publishing in International Journals: Peer Review and Ethics Webinar  

Dear Students and Staff,

Join us for a webinar led by Ms. Kane Kang from Cambridge University Press on Thursday, 25 January 2024 at 3.00 p.m. It will cover publishing in international journals, with a focus on peer review and ethics. Register using your TAR UMT Gmail credentials HERE - don't miss this 1-hour session!

ACM Open (ACM's Transformative Model for Open Access Publication)

Dear Staff and Students,

Great news! Starting from 15 January 2024 until 31 December 2026, TAR UMT authors have the opportunity to publish an unlimited number of open-access research articles across the Association for Computing Machinery (ACM) journals, conference proceedings and magazines through ACM Open. Best of all, this comes at no cost, with an exemption from article processing charges (APCs)!

Learn more about ACM OPEN HERE.

Explore the World of Data with Statista Online Quiz Contest Winners

The eagerly anticipated results for the “Explore the World of Data with Statista Online Quiz Contest” have been released!

Congratulations to the lucky winners! The Library team will be reaching out to you regarding the prize collection.

Emerald Publishing - Malaysia National Online Quiz 2023 Winner

Congratulations to the lucky winner! The Emerald Publishing team will be reaching out to you regarding the prize arrangement. 

New Online Resources - Emerald Data Science E-Books Collection

Dear Students and Staff,

 We are pleased to announce that students and staff of the University now have access to Emerald Data Science E-Books Collection, featuring 25 e-book titles in the field of business studies.

 We encourage you to take full advantage of these e-books to enrich your learning and teaching endeavors.

Join the Fun and Learn with Wiley Online Quiz 2023 Winners

Congratulations to the winners! The Wiley team will be in touch with you regarding the prize. 

Reopening of Newly Renovated Study Space at Level LG, Main Library

Dear Library User,

We are pleased to announce the reopening of the newly renovated study space on Level LG of the Main Library for students and staff of the University, starting on Monday, 2 October 2023. This rejuvenated study space is furnished with contemporary furniture, Internet PCs, USB power outlets, WiFi connectivity and a dedicated R.E.A.D (Read, Enjoy and Discover) Corner. It offers ample seating for up to 210 individuals.

Additionally, we are delighted to introduce the Postgraduate Lounge, a dedicated area tailored for postgraduate students, full-time lecturers and part-time postgraduate programme lecturers. Access to this facility is controlled through a door access system.

We hope that you will make the best use of the facilities available at this study space. 

New Online Resources - Pearson eTextbooks

Dear Students and Staff,

We are delighted to announce that students and staff of the University can now have access to Pearson eTextbooks, which encompasses a range of subjects.

We encourage you to maximize the benefits of Pearson eTextbooks in your learning and teaching. Feel free to watch a short video clip introducing Pearson eTextbooks.

Individual Study Room Booking

Dear Students,

Commencing 1 September 2023, booking will be required for using individual study rooms located on Level 2 of the Main Library. 

Online bookings can be made up to one day in advance and will allow you a maximum of two hours for each booking. 

Trial Access to Gale Research Complete Essentials  

Dear Students and Staff,

We are pleased to announce that staff and students of the University can now gain trial access to multiple databases covering various subjects via Gale Research Complete Essentials. These include: 


Trial access is available until 31 August 2023.

Congratulations to the winners of TAR UMT Emerald Online Quiz 2023