Transformation of higher education to ensure a sustainable tomorrow

To provide services to students and staff in arts and cculturaldevelopment as well as promoting and preserving the arts and cultural heritage development

To become the source of reference and accelerator to the arts and cultural development and progress through the aspect of spiritual value, progress as well as the community character development in accordance to the university aspirations

To become the center of reference and thoughts for the arts, culture, and heritage, especially in traditional art performances.

Building and developing knowledge about the performance of art tradition through continuous cultural preservation and conservation.


Dewan Budaya is led by Ms. Ramnah Ramli since 2020 and there are 3 major units that are led by Cultural Officer in a particular area.

i)Administration and Human Resources Unit Mr. Norhelmi Othman (Senior Cultural Officer)

ii)Facilities, Logistics & Safety Unit Mr. Murshid Md Hussain (Senior Cultural Officer)

iii)Performance, Promotion & International Networking Ms. Andy Siti Nurhidayah Rahim (Senior Cultural Officer)

Dewan Budaya
Universiti Sains Malaysia, 11800 USM, Pulau Pinang. Malaysia
Tel : +604 653 2307 | Fax : +604 653 5406 | Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.