Teaching & Education Development

At our institution, we strive to foster a culture of innovation and excellence in teaching and assessment, recognizing that every student has the potential to excel academically. To achieve this, we invest in the ongoing professional development of our staff, offering resources and opportunities for growth at all stages of their careers. We are committed to staying up to date with emerging trends and best practices in education, and continually exploring new and effective ways to engage our students and help them reach their full potential. Our goal is to create a learning environment that is inclusive, dynamic, and relevant, ensuring that all students have the support and resources they need to thrive academically and beyond.

Staff Development

UOW Malaysia recognizes that academic staff development is essential to maintaining a high standard of teaching and research excellence. As such, we are committed to investing in our faculty’s ongoing professional growth and development. We offer a range of programs and resources designed to support our academic staff at all stages of their careers, from mentoring and coaching to specialized training and workshops. Our focus is on providing our faculty with the tools, knowledge, and resources they need to continually refine their teaching and research skills, stay current with emerging trends and technologies, and remain at the forefront of their respective fields. By prioritizing academic staff development, we aim to create a vibrant and dynamic learning environment that inspires our students and supports their success, while also contributing to the wider academic community through cutting-edge research and scholarship.

Student Enhancement

At UOW Malaysia, we are deeply committed to enhancing the student experience and preparing our students for success in the ever-evolving world of work. We recognize that our students come from diverse backgrounds and have unique learning needs, and we work closely with our departments and faculties to promote flexible and inclusive approaches to education that benefit all students.

In addition to providing a dynamic and engaging learning environment, we also integrate digital learning tools and resources into our curriculum, ensuring that students have access to educational resources anytime, anywhere. We believe that by leveraging technology, we can enhance the learning experience and empower students to take control of their own learning journey.

We also prioritize student development beyond the classroom, recognizing that the future of work demands a diverse skillset, innovation, and flexibility. To that end, we offer individual skills development and training opportunities, as well as practical work experiences that enable students to broaden their professional networks and gain valuable real-world experience. While we understand that employability is not a one-size-fits-all skill that can be taught, we support our students in translating their academic knowledge into practical skills that are relevant and valuable in the workplace.

Ultimately, our goal is to nurture a generation of students who are ambitious, well-rounded, and highly skilled, equipped with the knowledge, skills, and experience they need to succeed in the future workforce.

Global Networking

The yearly UOW Global Collaborate conference provides a unique space for academic & professional staff from across our global network of campuses (Australia, Dubai, Hong Kong & Malaysia) to gather and learn from each other, as well as to build an understanding of the activities occurring at different UOW locations and thinking ways to work together to enhance our global impact.

The conference focuses on 3 different areas: learning & teaching, student experience and research.

Learning & Teaching
Focuses on innovative teaching and learning happening across our global campuses that improve graduate attributes.

Student Experience
Focuses on new opportunities for UOW MALAYSIA students and learners to develop their global citizenship whilst increasing interaction and collaboration within the UOW network, as well as better prepare international students for study and role of work integrated learning.

Focuses on cross-campus collaboration as well as the exploration of multi-stakeholder partnerships for sustainable futures.