UiTM Cawangan Kedah Profile

    UiTM Kedah was officiated on 1st October 1997 by YB Tun Daim Zainuddin, the Finance Minister. It started its first operation in November 1997 with 162 students and 25 administrative staff.  The total of 162 students were recruited to follow apprenticeship programs consisting of Diploma in Accounting, Diploma in Public Administration, Diploma in Business Studies and Diploma in Banking. In consistent with the government’s objective and aspiration to develop the skills of Bumiputera in various fields, the university functions as a catalyst in developing the economic and education of the locals specifically in the state of Kedah and northern area. The establishment of this campus is based on the main plan which considers the maximum capacity of 7000 students.