VISION & MISSION
To be a research centre of excellence on regional and transregional studies leading to an understanding of historical and contemporary transformation, bearing in mind the interests of Malaysian society.
To engage in collaborative research, education and service that seek to establish IKMAS as a nationally and globally recognised institute for inter-disciplinary research.
• To conduct basic, applied and strategic research including policy input that is beneficial to society;
• To promote collaborative research and dialogue at the national and global level;
• To contribute to the discourse on globalization, occidentalism and social transformation from the perspective of developing nations;
• To build human capital and nurture independent scholarship through post-graduate studies.