The Innovation Centre in Agritechnology for Advanced Bioprocessing (ICA), Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM), is a research centre established in May 2017 at the UTM Pagoh Campus. ICA provides unique opportunities for researchers, postgraduate students and industrial partners to carry out exciting research on food and agricultural technology. The research centre applies modern biotechnology to comprehensively study bioactive food products, nutrient-dense foods and sustainable agricultural technology. The findings are applied to medical, environmental, agriculture and food sciences, leading to innovative solution.


To be an innovative leader in bioactive foods and sustainable agritechnology


To improve the quality of life through the pursuit of research and innovation in food and agritechnology


Our Specialisation

Bioactive food production and validation


Nutrient-dense foods


Sustainable agriculture technology