Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (UTAR) aspires to be global university of educational excellence with transformative societal impact. In an effort to realize this vision, UTAR strives to attain the following goals among the many that it sets forth:
Conduct major research programmes, which broaden the horizons of knowledge and seek answers to problems of importance;
Maintain strong postgraduate programmes, which encourage intellectual, research and personal development of postgraduate studies;
Expand the expertise, services and resources offered by UTAR through the development of cooperative educational programmes with other institutions and professions and other local, state, federal and international agencies;
Inculcate among the faculty and the academic community a culture of commitment to effective dissemination of knowledge and vigorous scholastic research activities with publication of high international standards.
Figure 1- No. of Postgraduate Programmes Offered in 2006 – 2015