UMTec Limited was founded in 2006 and is the commercial subsidiary of the University of Macau, specializing in providing a variety of business services including: consulting services, knowledge transfer, technology transfer and support, engineering testing, training courses and more. As a commercial arm of the University of Macau, UMTec Limited is committed to promote and transfer the valuable research findings of the University.
In order to implement the national “Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Development Planning Outline”, accelerate the construction of a demonstration zone of in-depth cooperation between Guangdong, Hong Kong and Macao, strive to build Macau’s “one center and one platform”, and actively promote Macao’s participation in the construction of the “Guangzhou-Shenzhen-Hong Kong-Macao Technology Innovation Corridor” The University set up the first industry-university-research demonstration base of the University of Macao in the Greater Bay Area in Zhuhai Hengqin New District-Zhuhai AoDa Science and Technology Research Institute. Relying on the research strengths of the 3 national key laboratories and superior academic institutions of the University of Macau, the industry-university-research demonstration base will build 5 R & D centers and 1 business training center in Hengqin, Zhuhai, including Microelectronics R & D Center and China Pharmaceutical R & D Center , Smart City R & D Center, Medical R & D Center, Advanced Materials R & D Center and Advanced Training Center. The construction and development of the demonstration base will serve as a hub for Zhuhai and Macao to support the integration of the Macao region into the overall development of the country, integrate the scientific and technological innovation elements of Macao and the mainland, gather international high-end innovation resources, and promote industrial technology in the Guangdong-Hong Kong-Macao Greater Bay Area Transformation and upgrading platform for the transformation of scientific and technological achievements.
University of Macau utilizes its mature academic, technological and research background to serve its obligations on practical engineering developments. The Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering established the Centre for Engineering Research and Testing (CERT) in the April of 2003. The establishment of CERT will advance the engineering professional capability of the construction industry, and it is absolutely positive for the future development of Macau.
The Institute for the Development and Quality, Macau (IDQ) was established in February 1997. It is a scientific and technical, not-for-profit and community-oriented organization based in Macau, with the support of advanced European know-how and expertise. The mission is to contribute to the applied research and development of industrial sciences and technologies, provide technical services and trainings in the fields of advanced engineering applications and of quality systems, establish a state-of-art center of Excellence in Maintenance Engineering to provide high-quality, cost-effective service to industries in Macau and to the surrounding regions as well.