About Society

The Malaysian Geotechnical Society (MGS) was incorporated in 14 March 2013.

It was accepted to become a Member of the International Society for Soil Mechanics and Geotechnical Engineering (ISSMGE) in October 2013.

A committee consisting of the following, who shall be termed the office-bearers of the Society, shall be elected at the annual general meeting:

  • President
  • Deputy President
  • Secretary General
  • Honorary Treasurer
  • Four (4) Ordinary Elected Committee Members
  • Immediate Past President

In addition, the Committee may co-opt up to five (5) additional members of the Society to attend (generally for a period of one year).

We are pleased to inform that the revised Statutes is approved by the Registry of Societies on 25 August 2017.