Who we are

Founded in 2013, as UTM Technology Entrepreneurship Centre (UTMTEC) and later switch its name to UTM Centre for Student Innovation & Technology (UTM XCITE) as a result of merging with Centre for Student Innovation ( CSI) in October 2017


To be a collaborative center in innovative and entrepreneurial learning


To unleash the spirit of collaborative innovation and entrepreneurship among UTM communities, SMEs and entrepreneurship development agencies.

Our Core Values





Strategic Objectives

Creativity, Innovation & Start-up

  • Offers mentoring services to students involved in innovation and entrepreneurship challenge.
  • Offers coaching services to students, staff and SMEs.
  • Offers class innovation & community to students in service learning, class entrepreneurship.

Community & Industry Engagement

  • Implement impactful programmes  through collaboration with other agencies / NGOs.
  • Leverage networking and collaboration with industrial partners.

Business Sustainability & Growth

  • Support for student startup through linkages with UTM alumni, funders, government agencies and industries.
  •  Assist SMEs to accelerate business locally and globally.