Welcome to the International and Public Relations Office
The International and Public Relations Office (IPRO) main functions are to manage external communications and brand reputation, and facilitate local and international collaborations through formal partnerships.
We welcome you to explore our page an discover the services that we offer and the strategic collaborations and future partnerships.
The International & Public Relations Office (IPRO) was established in 2009 under the new University organisation structure. Its main functions are to manage external communications and brand reputation, and facilitate local and international collaborations through formal partnerships.
Currently, IPRO is under the operational jurisdiction of the Assistant Vice-Chancellor (Industry & Services) Office. To help achieve the University’s vision, IPRO plays an important role in delivering the Strategic Objective: Enhancing Knowledge & Technology Transfer under the Strategic Focus Area, Strategic Partnership in the UTB Strategic Plan 2013 – 2018, by increasing active linkages and relevant stakeholders.
Functions & Roles in IPRO
- To improve, enhance and consolidate the role, functions and image of the University both nationally and internationally
- To provide the agenda and mechanics for the operationalisation and advancement of various forms of internationalisations
- To provide assistance to any parties within and outside the University on any matters related to the internationalisation and public relations of the University
- To liaise closely with all parties within and outside the University as well as the University’s partner institutions and international organisations of which the University is a member, to further enhance the national and international image and reputation of the University