07 May 2018 – UTB received a courtesy visit by delegates from the Swansea University, United Kingdom. The delegation was led by the Vice-Chancellor of Swansea University, Professor Ricard B. Davies, along with Professor Andrew Barron, Director of Energy Safety Research Institute (ESRI), Swansea University, and Dr Mahaboob Basha, International Development & Research Officer, Swansea University.

The delegates met with Professor Dr Hajah Zohrah binti Haji Sulaiman, Vice-Chancellor of UTB, Professor Dr. Zuruzi Abu Samah, Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Research), and Dr. Hjh Ena Kartina binti Hj Abd. Rahman, Acting Dean of Faculty of Engineering. The visit discussed on potential partnerships in between the universities.