About URCE


UNDERGRADUATE RESEARCH COMPETITION & EXHIBITION (URCE 2017) is organized by Centre of Research and Innovation (CORI), UniKL MICET. This prestigious competition aimed to instil the importance of research and development to the final year students via their Final Year Project (FYP) and to provide once in a lifetime opportunity to put their talents and creativity into display to the eyes of the frontlines of the industry. URCE 2017 is a viva oriented competition in which requires the participants to present their ideas and achievement from their research. URCE 2017 is a great opportunity for tertiary students in their final year to demonstrate their ability to integrate the knowledge and techniques that they have learned so far. The competition expects the participating students to be challenged and is able to significantly develop their high-level thinking ability and technical skills as well as independent research and development work for their final year project.


  • To support the nation’s development through the empowerment towards research and improvement in science and technology.
  • To give recognition to the innovation research projects done by the undergraduate students.
  • To exclusively exhibit the winning innovations from progressive research and development of the final year students.
  • To encourage students to conduct researches and innovations thus creating their own career opportunities.
  • To expose the students to national and international research programs.

Branding Name: URCE 2017
Motto: Nurturing research for future
Participants: Final Year student (Degree and Diploma)

Full Paper Submission



10th November 2017


ABSTRACT Template - doc / pdf
AIPCP-Copyright License Checklist - pdf
AIPCP-Article Preparation Checklist - pdf
AIP Conference Proceedings License Agreement - pdf
AIPCP-sample_references - pdf
AIPCP-README_author_guidelines - pdf
JMES_template journal - doc
Material Today-Proceedings_guide for authors - doc
Material Today-Proceedings_template journal - doc
GCET2017 Guest room Reservation Form_swissgarden hotel - pdf

URCE Judging Creteria - pdf
URCE Poster Format - pdf
Chairperson and presentation sechedule - pdf



Keynote Speaker

Important Dates

Registration and call for paper

1 March 2017

Abstract Submission Deadline

7 September 2017

16 October 2017

31 October 2017

Notification of abstract acceptance

14 September 2017

3 November 2017

Deadline Paper Submission

31 October 2017

10 November 2017

Deadline Registration

31 October 2017

3 November 2017

Conference Day

7-8 November 2017