Our university giving great importance to internationalization of education and international cooperations has entered into an agreement with ‘Universiti Putra Malaysia’ in Serdang, Malaysia through Mevlana Exchange Programme.
UPM began its academic life in 1973 with three founding Faculties and a Division of Basic Sciences. The first intake of 1,559 students were for the Bachelor's degree in Agriculture, Diploma in Home Technology, Diploma in Animal Health and Production, Diploma in Science with Education, and Preliminary Programme. UPM now offers 59 bachelor programmes, 7 diploma programmes, and 12 Masters and Doctoral programmes. There are 16 Faculties, eight Centres, nine Institutes, two Schools, a University Park and a branch campus in Bintulu, Sarawak.
Being an active practitioner of Mevlana Exchange Programme which was first actualized in 2013-2014 Academic Year in our country, our university has increased the number of agreements in a short time and signed 55 Mevlana protocols.