FOSREC, formerly known as the Centre of Excellence in Food Safety (CEFSR) was established in August 2008. Despite its relatively short history, FOSREC has emerged as one of the top research centre in the university. This is evidenced by its accomplishments in contributing to the development in research and knowledge, through its research and publication and its member’s involvement in regulatory, standard and extension / consultancy activities related to food safety in Malaysia. FOSREC research project is financially supported by grants from the university, government, non-profit organization, and international organization. FOSREC also has a wide networking both at local and international levels. It has attracted collaborations with renowned universities and other organisations in the effort of supporting the advancement of food safety knowledge from the developing region.