About the UMH Group

The UMH Group (the Group) was established in 2001 as the corporate vehicle of Universiti Malaya (UM), entrusted with the mandate of monetising UM’s assets and resources and hence supporting UM’s longterm financial viability.

Following an extensive rationalisation exercise in 2021, the Group has strengthened its corporate governance and operational structures to enable the achievement of its mission and vision.

As of 2022, the Group operates in the diversified sectors of Healthcare, Education, Property & Plantation and Intellectual Capital.






Intellectual Capital

The Group’s Healthcare division is involved in the provision of tertiary medical services via its subsidiary UM Specialist Centre Sdn Bhd (“UMSC”) as well as pharmaceuticals businesses via UM Pharmauji Sdn Bhd. The Group’s Education division is spearheaded by the International University of Malaya- Wales Sdn Bhd (“IUMW”) which was established based on a mutual partnership between Universiti Malaya & the University of Wales, UK. The Group’s Plantation business began with the development of its Oil Palm Plantation estate in Kota Tinggi, Johor and the establishment of UM Plantations Sdn Bhd. UM Properties Sdn Bhd was established with the objective of monetising the landbanks and realty assets of Universiti Malaya (“UM”). It will be focusing on land and property development, project management consultancy and property & facilities management. The division comprises of UM Innovations Sdn Bhd and UM Capital Berhad tasked with the creation of technopreneurs among UM’s expert researchers and commercialising UM’s extensive IP and innovation resources.