Prof. Dr. Mazliham Mohd Su'ud is officially announced as the 3rd President / Chief Executive Officer of Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL). The official announcement was made by Director General of MARA, YBhg. Datuk Ibrahim Ahmad on January 31, 2013 in UniKL City Campus.
Immediately upon filling the university's top position, Prof. Dr. Mazliham is currently visiting all 11 UniKL branch campuses located throughout Peninsular Malaysia for an engagement session with all staff across the board. Delivering his inaugural address while visiting UniKL City Campus on February 5, 2013, Prof. Dr. Mazliham promised to uphold the initial concept of UniKL's establishment; to be the champion and leader of engineering technology programmes and entrepreneurial technical university.
Prof. Dr. Mazliham stressed the importance of unity and inclusiveness through his focus on 3Ps: People, Programmes and Partnership. He also outlined challenges faced by the university and remarked, "There will be a need of change in almost every aspects involving the structure and the processes just to name a few. I welcome your views and support in facing upcoming challenges. We shall strive and work hard together to become a greater UniKL".
UniKL Chairman, YB Datuk Dr. Adham Baba who was present during the visit congratulated the University for being able to maintain the Tier 5 SETARA rating. He said, "The University must continue to move forward. I would expect the university to continue placing great emphasis on institutional, industrial and international linkages which have proven in elevating UniKL's image.
UniKL Malaysian Institute of Industrial Technology (UniKL MITEC) in Johor became the first branch campus of UniKL visited by Prof. Dr. Mazliham in his university tour while UniKL Institute of Medical Science Technology (UniKL MESTECH) in Kajang, Selangor is scheduled to be the finale to the visit.
Prof. Dr. Mazliham has held several important positions in UniKL. He was the Deputy President (Industrial Linkages) prior to becoming the 3rd President / CEO of UniKL when Prof. Dato' Dr. Abdul Hakim Juri, the former President / CEO decides to embark on his career in East Malaysia.
Dean of MIIT, UniKL City Campus, Prof. Dr. Roslan Ismail presenting a momento to Prof. Dr. Mazliham witnessed by YB Datuk Dr. Adham Baba during his visit to City Campus.
A group photo taken during the President's Inaugural Visit to UniKL MFI.