Centre of Excellence for Fencing
Nilai University (Nilai U) was appointed the ‘Sports Focus Centre - Fencing’ (‘Pusat Sukan Tumpuan – Lawan Pedang’) by the Ministry of Higher Education in 2012. The Centre was tasked with creating a new generation of fencing experts among tertiary students. The Centre has among the best training facilities in the country. Its head coach, Bruno Gaby from France, was the national coach for the Portugal team during the Barcelona Olympics. Nilai U has become a training centre for national fencers, several of whom are pursuing their studies at Nilai University.