Assessment is conducted every three years since UPM recognized as a Research University in 2006. For the assessment of this time, a total of six panellists from among the other RU was appointed by MOHE to evaluate the performance of UPM according MyRA instruments (Malaysian Research Assessment ).
MyRA assessed seven instruments is as follows:
SECTION A: GENERAL INFORMATION
SECTION B: QUANTITY AND QUALITY OF RESEARCHERS
SECTION C: QUANTITY AND QUALITY OF RESEARCH
SECTION D: QUANTITY POSTGRADUATES
SECTION E: QUALITY OF POSTGRADUATES
SECTION F: INNOVATION
SECTION G: PROFESSIONAL SERVICES AND GIFTS
SECTION H: NETWORKING AND LINKAGES
SECTION I: SUPPORT FACILITIES
The evaluation process carried out successfully and the results of the findings of this audit will be announced by the Ministry of Higher Education after the audit has been conducted on all RU in Malaysia.