University of Nottingham Malaysia

1st UNM Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Conference


About the Conference

The Graduate School of University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) is pleased to announce the 1st UNM Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Conference to be held on 6 and 7 December 2022 at Kuala Lumpur Teaching Centre, University of Nottingham Malaysia.

The aim of this conference is to bring together research scholars from multiple disciplines in the arts and sciences to share their research work towards nurturing impactful research for the future. We invite contributions from postgraduate and early career research scholars based in Malaysia and the region.

Among the activities in this conference are keynote speeches, PhD colloquiums, postgraduate research and journal publications workshops. Best paper presenters will be given cash rewards and certificates while accepted extended abstracts will be published as conference proceeding with ISBN number.

Conference Dates: 

29 and 30 November 2022


The University of Nottingham Teaching Centre
Level 2, Chulan Tower
No.3 Jalan Conlay
50450 Kuala Lumpur


Early bird registration before 30 October 2022:


Registration here

Contact for Registration and Enquiry:


Organising Chair

Dr Maniam Kaliannan, Associate Professor of Human Resource Management and Associate Dean of Graduate School, University of Nottingham Malaysia


Dr Maniam Kaliannan
Chair of the Organising Committee


Conference Theme

Nurturing Impactful Research for the Future

Conference Abstract

Extended abstract should not be more than 500 words and should include brief intro, aim of paper, methodology, findings, discussion, conclusion and references. You may add graph/charts/tables etc.


Interested authors with accepted abstracts for the conference can submit their full papers to the journals listed below after the conference for publication considerations (subject to journal review process):

  • Biocatalysis and Agricultural Biotechnology (CiteScore 3.9) – without Article Processing Charges (APC)
  • Bioengineered (IF: 6.832) – with APC
  • Sustanabiloty (IF: 3.352; Scopus; multi-discipline) – with APC
  • Energy Nexus (Scopus) – without APC
  • F1000 (CiteScore Scopus 5.0; Scopus; multi-discipline) – with discounted APC
  • ASM Science Journal (Scopus) – with APC

Important Dates: 

  • Opening for Extended Abstracts:
    • 18 July 2022
  • Closing for Extended Abstracts:
    • 17 Octobe 2022
  • Notification of Acceptance:
    • 25 October 2022
  • Final Submission:
    • 30 October 2022

Payment Method

  1. Cheque
    Payable to: The University of Nottingham in Malaysia Sdn Bhd
  2. Bank Transfer
    HSBC Bank Malaysia Berhad
    Account name: The University of Nottingham in Malaysia Sdn Bhd
    Account number: 301-879391-101
    Swift code: HBMBMYKL
    (indicate this payment code “P0029.54.04” as the finance instruction)
  3. Online Payment
    (select “UNM Postgraduate and Early Career Researcher Conference 2022”)

University of Nottingham Malaysia

Jalan Broga, 43500 Semenyih
Selangor Darul Ehsan

telephone: +6 (03) 8924 8000
fax: +6 (03) 8924 8001