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The institute is a company limited by guarantee. With an initial endowment from His late Majesty Almarhum Sultan Iskandar of Johor, the company was established in 1991 by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia.

With established local and international networking, ISI is able to access a pool of specialized and highly skilled manpower source when necessary to undertake challenging assignments.

We are an independent non-profit making research and development company specializing in planning and development, serving the Government, private sector and the university.

Gazetted as an approved Institution, ISI operates within the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia campuses in Skudai, Johor and Kuala Lumpur.

With over

30 years of experience,

we are definitely


As a knowledge-driven consultancy, we are committed  to be a world leader in providing knowledge based solutions to challenges

Together with our domain experts, our services to the government, agencies and private entities are a reflection of our strong roots and our vast multi-disciplinary experience in the current sector.


Endowment by His Majesty, Almarhum Sultan Iskandar, established under Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

Established since 1991, we are independent and non-profit energy making

Expertise in research and analytics

Experience in project planning, development and consultancy

Sustainability initiatives in urban, environment and energy

Experience in capacity building programs

Our values


Stewarding Excellence in Innovative Sustainable Built Environment


We aim to provide expertise and services in the realm of sustainable built environment:

  • to meet and exceed stakeholder needs,
  • to provide collaborative ecosystem in nurturing creativity and promoting innovation amongst associates

Our Objectives

Undertake basic and applied research in disciplines related to built environment.

Collaborate with related institutions internationally

Assist Universiti Teknologi Malaysia in research activities and postgraduates programs

Provide a platform for exchange of views and experiences throgh seminars and forums

Promote intellectual discourse of general and specific issues of national, regional and international dimensions regarding built environment

Innovative Solutions

  • Solution remodelling with existing resources
  • Enabling customers
  • Creation of new ideas


Synergising effort with local, regional & international development resources and know-how of government, private sector and research institutions.

Our Global Network