Center for Innovative Planning and Development
The Centre for Innovative Planning and Development (CIPD) is a Centre of Excellent (CoE) based at the Faculty of Built Environment, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM). Its role is to spearhead research and development (R&D) in urban and regional planning and development with a clear focus on nurturing innovation within an interdisciplinary platform. The Centre shall also play a leading role in fostering effective partnerships between academia, policy makers, NGOs and local communities in the search for new paradigms and approaches to create a sustainable built environment.
The value of the Centre is in alignment with the aspiration of the faculty and the university to be a leading research university and to achieve a world-class university stature.
The vision of the Centre is now: “To be a leading international research centre for innovative planning and development in the built environment.”
More specifically the Centre aims:
To achieve the vision and objectives of the Centre, the main missions are as follows:
For further information, please contact:
PROF. DR. AMRAN HAMZAH
Centre for Innovative Planning & Development (CIPD),
Tel: +6-07-553 0658 / 07-553 0623 / 07-553 0747(direct line)
Fax: +6-07-556 6155