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CICT UniMAP Provides eduroam Wi-Fi Service Featured

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CICT UniMAP had provided eduroam service that is officially reachable starting on January 1st, 2018. Current locations of eduroam service that is available in UniMAP are in the Main Campus Pauh Putra and Kubang Gajah Campus. Eduroam is actually a wireless network (Wi-Fi) service that allows UniMAP citizens to use UniMAP’s Wi-Fi accounts to access wireless networks at any location that joins eduroam without any charges. It is a project of Malaysian Research and Education Network (MYREN) under the Ministry of Education Malaysia. However, for now, the access to the internet using eduroam Wi-Fi within the UniMAP campus is restricted to external users only (visitors from other participating universities).

 

How to use Eduroam?

Username: username@domain (i.e: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.)

Password : use the same Wi-Fi password used to access your Universities Portal / intranet

If UniMAP staff that is visiting UM (one of the institutions that join eduroam), he /she only needs to choose SSID eduroam and enter their Wi-Fi ID (@unimap.edu.my) and password to use UM internet service there. But make sure your UniMAP portal account is active and usable. 

If UM staffs that are in UniMAP, they only need to choose SSID eduroam and enter their official Wi-Fi ID (@um.edu.my) and password to enable them to use the Internet in UniMAP.

 

Additional Info

For a list of participating institutions around the world and more information on eduroam services, please visit https://www.eduroam.org (overseas) and https://mon.eduroam.my (Malaysia). 

Any inquiries please contact us - ICT Helpdesk (04 988 5467 / 5468).

 

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