About

As a cutting-edge university, Monash University Malaysia prides itself in providing the very best in computer technology for its students. Here we have 12 fully equipped computer laboratories with a total of 384 computers. Each laboratory is fully furnished to provide a conducive environment for lab classes, research, assignments, and projects. All the computer laboratories are equipped with excellent audio/visual aids. Besides the computer laboratories, we have 121 desktop computers in Building 7 Level 1, Library and Learning Commons exclusively for Internet browsing, assignments and projects. 

Computer Labs location

  1. ITS central teaching lab Building 9 Level 5 - Lab 9 until Lab 12 (4 labs)
  2. ITS central teaching lab Building 9 Level 4 - Lab 1 until Lab 8 (8 labs)

Computer Labs operation hours

During semesterOperation hours

Monday - Friday
Lab 1 to Lab 8

8:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Monday - Friday
Walk-in Lab 9 and Lab 10
Lab 11 and Lab 12

8:00 AM to 10:00 PM

Monday - Friday
Extended hour (Examination Week)
Walk-in Lab 9 and Lab 10
Lab 11 and Lab 12

8:00 AM to 11:00 PM

Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays

Closed

During semester break

Operation hours

Monday - Friday 

All labs

8:30 AM to 5:30 PM
Saturday, Sunday and Public Holidays Closed

Changes or additions to the computer lab operation hours will be displayed on the notice boards outside and inside the computer labs and PC desktop background.

ITS Computer Lab desktop computer specifications

Lab LocationSeatingPC ModelProcessorRAM
Computer Lab 1 9405, Building 9  27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 2 9406, Building 9  47 HP Elitedesk 800 G2 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 3 9409, Building 9  27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 4 9410, Building 9  27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 5 9404, Building 9  27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 6 9403, Building 9  47 HP Elitedesk 800 G2 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 7 9402, Building 9  27 HP Elitedesk 800 G2 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 8 9401, Building 9 27 HP Elitedesk 800 G2 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 9 9512, Building 9 27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 10 9501, Building 9 27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 11 9504 & 9505, Building 9 27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
Computer Lab 12 9503, Building 9 27 HP Elitedesk 800 G1 Intel CORE i5 8 GB
 

Computer Labs rules and regulations

The purpose of these rules is to ensure the lab facilities are used appropriately and in the fairest ways for all Monash students. You are not permitted to use the facilities for activities that breach the Law or Copyright Act, or Monash Universities Statues and Regulations.

The laboratory and its facilities can only be used for university course related and research purposes. Unauthorized access to this laboratory is not permitted and students may be requested to present their ID card to authorized staff.

STUDENTS ARE NOT PERMITTED TO:

1. Play computer games or use peer-to-peer software.

2. Access or download unauthorized audio or video files (eg. MP3, MPG or AVI).

3. Access offensive and obscene material.

4. Access accounts, files or data other than their own, without authorization.

5. Remove or damage equipment of facilities or cause any sort of disruption to fellow lab users.

6. Eat or drink in this laboratory. 

Please keep the Computer Lab clean and tidy and observe the lab rules and regulations strictly.

Student desktop environment

Desktop in ITS computer labs, Library and School labs will not leave any information on the computer after it has finished its session. Which means the computer will not save your work if it restarts or logs off. Please save your work regularly on the cloud.

All computers in ITS Central Teaching Lab will automatically shutdown at 6.15 PM daily excluding Walk in Lab (Lab 9 & 10) and Lab 11 & 12 (for evening class). Ensure that data is saved before the shutdown take place.

Good IT practices

  1. Use less paper, print when necessary
  2. Use more online collaborative docs (Google docs, sheets & presentation)
  3. Save your document regularly in the cloud
  4. Keep your personal device clean, scan removable media regularly
  5. Keep password to yourself
  6. Log off your computer when not in use
  7. Do not leave personal devices (laptops, mobile devices) unattended anywhere especially in the labs
  8. Only open email attachment from a known and trusted sources
  9. Practice safe browsing habits, stay away from malicious and untrusted website (NSFW)