UNITEN R&D Industry Scout Network Programme is a unique platform designed to bring industry partners from various sectors to connect the dots and open the gateway for commercialisation opportunities for UNITEN’s high impact technologies.

This is the first Malaysian university-owned programme in Malaysia to foster and bridge the industry-academia gap and accelerate commercialisation efforts. As UNITEN’s Industry Scouts, successful partners can express their interest to identify new opportunities for commercial partnerships, co-development, licensing or acquisition, as a part of our UNITEN’s Open Innovation initiatives towards the translation of our technological innovations into wealth creation.

The step to be UISNP’s market scouts are simple and involves the following:



Fill the Expression of Interest (EOI)


Submission of EOI form with supporting documents


Assessment of eligilibity criteria (14 working days)


Letter of Award


Registration of ISNP Portal

The UISN Programme will register interested and qualified industry partners via a selection process. The interested industry scouts will go through an application process and assessment with URND’s Commercialisation Unit and approved by URND’s Managing Director.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Applicant must show demonstrated skills & expertise
  • Applicant must have established network among relevant stakeholders
  • Applicant must be a registered enterprise/ SMEs under Suruhanjaya Syarikat Malaysia (SSM)
  • All applicants must express interest via submission of application form to URND.
  • Successful applicant will be required to enter into an ISNP agreement with URND.
  • ISNP member scouts will abide to the terms and conditions of the agreement and programme.
  • ISNP membership will be on renewal basis based on the performance of the partner scouts.
  • Remuneration terms to Industry Scouts should be on case by case basis depending on
  1. Nature of the deals
  2. Project value
  3. Industry scout’s role and facilitation scope.

Expression of Interest (EOI) Form

If you are interested and qualified to join the Industry Scout Network Programme, kindly fill up the Expression of Interest (EOI) form below.

Submit your interest