Manufacturing businesses are very likely to engage in active research and development, due to growing China manufacturing impact towards the global market has driven local businesses to strike partnership with department expertise for fruitful results. In the field of research, department staffs are actively involved in various exciting area, covering the advanced manufacturing, industrial, composite materials in a vase manufacturing and industrial field and application. Throughout the years, MMI panel has obtained a research project worth more than millions ringgit Malaysia from various short, medium and long term research grant and sponsorship under various research titles and projects. Again, this indicates strong commitment and dedication of the staff in this department to strive for excellence in research projects.