CENTRE FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDIES (CIS)
To be a centre of excellence that promotes quality research in the area of international studies.
To promote understanding among the UTAR campus community and society-at-large of critical contemporary international issues affecting the nation, the region and the world; and to promote constructive response to the problems and challenges.
To provide opportunities for greater information exchange and discussion about contemporary regional and global issues, and on Malaysian foreign policy and relations with the international community.
To undertake research on selected critical socio-economic issues and contemporary regional problems and challenges that impact on the peace, stability and security of the nation, the region and the world.