KUTKM has been recorded in the Malaysia Book of Records, Gold Edition – A Tribute to Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad, for the success in being the First Malaysian Robotic Interactive Programme. This endorsed and acknowledged Aini (Artificial Intelligent Neural-network Identity), the KUTKM Virtual Robot for the best of the best -feats that astonish and amaze, delight and amuse, as well as fuel national inspiration and motivation. A ceremony was held on on 4 December 2003 at Seri Negeri, Melaka to commemorate the enlistment of an Kolej Universiti Teknikal Kebangsaan Malaysia (KUTKM) into the Malaysia Book of Records.
Datuk Danny Ooi, the Managing Director of Malaysia Book of Records presented the certificate of recognition to the KUTKM’s Rector, Datuk Professor Dr. Mohd. Ruddin Bin Ab. Ghani for the excellence in the Research and Development (R&D).