Teknoputra, an initiative of UniKL in transforming UniKL's students into technopreneurs who are highly motivated, charismatic, able to sustain the highly competitive market, able to keep abreast with the latest technology, and have the ability to operate and manage a business entity successfully.
Technopreneurs are entrepreneurs who are into the core businesses involving technology-based industries. They make use of technology to come out with new or innovative products through a process of commercialisation. The businesses are generally marked with high growth potential and high leverage of knowledge and intellectual property. Potential Technopreneurs must be equipped with both technical and business skills. Centre for Professional & Continuing Education (CPCE) is the centre responsible for coordinating, promoting, managing and supervising all activities pertaining to technopreneur development and innovation. Why choose us?
- Assist entrepreneurs in getting essential technical knowledge, skills and professional advice from experts through technical training.
- Access to Universiti Kuala Lumpur's institutes' expertise in the field of engineering technology, biotechnology and medical & allied health sciences.
- Access to Universiti Kuala Lumpur's extensive networking with national and international organisations in technology development, standards and quality achievement and service provision
UniKL develops its Technopreneurship thru Centre for Professional & Continuing Education (CPCE). CPCE which previously known as Technopreneur Development and Innovation Division (TDID) was established in 2005, to realize the university's mission as a centre of excellence in the creation of technopreneurs. On 1 March 2013, TDID had change its name into CPCE. With the aim to convert 'job-seekers' to 'job-generators' through science & technology interventions, CPCE develops Technopreneurs to be productivity-driven, technologically capable and competitive both locally and internationally.
CPCE is entrusted in providing the linkage between the university and the industry as a whole in the development of technopreneurs amongst the university graduates and others. This linkage is the catalyst to promote and develop the Bumiputeras in tandem with the government's policy of Bumiputera Commercial and Industrial Community 2 (BCIC 2) .
CPCE Technopreneurship programmes contain all the necessary ingredients starting from cultivating potential Technopreneurs up to enhancing them for the real market. We provide the access to UniKL expertise, facility and technology and match the Technopreneurs with relevant strategic business partners from the industry. With these, CPCE will inspire Technopreneurs to achieve greater heights.