Centre for Language Studies and Generic Development (PBI) is one of the earliest centers established during the inception of UMK. PBI is a center designed to equip students in terms of language skills and soft skills in line with the vision and mission of the university which emphasizes the development of high quality human capital. PBI is responsible in providing services that focus on the mastery of language and human capital development which will be of great value to every UMK student.
PBI consists of three (3) departments:
i) Department of Human Sciences
ii) Department of Third Language
iii) Department of English Language
Currently PBI operates in three different campuses: UMK Bachok, City Campus and Jeli campus.