Open & Distance Learning (ODL)


Advance your career with an Accredited Masters Degree by studying online, at your own pace, without disrupting work or family life.

Login to ODL System (Active Students)

Open & Distance Learning Platform is the official online learning platform for Open & Distance Learning (ODL) lecturers and students. The LMS is deployed using Moodle (Current Version) as our Learning Management System.  All courses offered by the Universiti Teknologi Malaysia under Open Distance Learning mod can be found in this platform. This LMS platform enables smooth course administration, delivery and management between lecturers, student and course administrator.

Active students will be provided with a userid and password to access this system. Courses registered by active students will appear at their dashboard automatically for the online learning process.


Technical Requirements

Study at times and in locations that suit you. Lectures are typically delivered through video conferencing and chat room. Recorded lecture videos also available if you miss the face to face online session.

You will need access to a computer, the internet and a fully up to date web browser. Check your technical requirements below.

Personalised Dashboard

Display current, past and future courses, along with tasks due.

Collaborative tools & activities

Work and learn together in forums, wikis, glossaries, database activities, and much more.

Track progress

Instructors and students can track progress and completion with an array of options for tracking individual activities or resources and at course level.

Recording audio and video

Students and Instructors can easily record sound and video from within the Atto editor for reflections or additional guidance.

All our courses are designed for self-paced learning with an opportunity to interact with the instructors through video conference or chat.

Each course includes with a mixture of rich content, targeted learning strategies, dynamic screens, interactive tests, exercises with reinforcement feedback and illustrative case studies make often complex topics accessible to novice learners while meeting the needs of experienced professionals wishing to update their skills.

In addition to the learning materials, you will find links to online resources, recommended reading and self-study tutorials to get you started in applying what you have learned.