Established in 1975 subsequent to the enactment and coming into force of Universities and University College Acts (AUKU) 1971 (Act 30).
The division is headed by a Deputy Vice Chancellor, assisted by several senior officers who are Head of Section and other Administrative Officers.
BHEP enforce the provisions in the Universiti Malaya (Disipline of Students) Rules 1999, apart from several other provisions in the AUKU 1971.
This statue empower the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs) to manage and administer the activities of various Students Bodies in campus.
These rules are made under the AUKU 1971 to provide for disciplinary offence imposition of punishment, as well as for disciplinary proceedings for appeals.
Under AUKU 1971, apart from emhasizing on the establishment, maintenance and administration of university also provides for the setting up the Student Representative Council and Student Bodies under the Universiti Malaya Constitution.
Last Update: 08/06/2022