+603-7967 7802 / 7804 / 7809


Cluster Niche & Thrust Areas


In aligment with UM's aspiration to be the preferred partner in research and champions in leading interdisciplinary research, Research Cluster will focus on research areas with promising perfomances and experts-ready with critical mass (Niche) and emerging areas (Thrust). These Niche and Thrust areas were selected based on the analysis of data on UM's past research output, expressed research interest of different faculties and research centres, deliberations in a series of meetings/ workshops, national needs and international trends.


Contact Us

Research Cluster Coordinator Office
Level 7, Research Management & Innovation Complex (RMIC),
Universiti Malaya,
50603 Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA.

Tel: +603-7967 7802 / 7804 / 7809
Fax: +603-7967 7813
Email: researchcluster@um.edu.my