UKM-MTDC Technology Centre is a joint venture between Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) and MTDC. The centre is planned to attract companies mainly involved in biotechnology.
The centre is located on a 6-acre piece of land within the UKM campus in Bangi. It will have enough space to accommodate 12-15 tenants. The centre will become a new growth centre for industrial linkages between universities, industries and the private sectors.
The term Technology Centre is to describe the concept which has the following characteristics:-
- Formal and operational links with a university or research institutes.
- Designed to encourage the growth of technology-based businesses that are residing on site.
- Management functions which are actively engaged in the transfer of technology and business skills to the industries