The security department was set up on 25 July 2001 in line with the establishment of UniMAP (formerly known as KUKUM). This department is headed by a coordinator and 7 members to run a 24-hour security control service. various departments have started operating in Taman Aman, Bintong, Kangar, Perlis. The rapid development of UniMAP which reaches almost the entire State has made the Security Department grow up to 83 members currently serving in this Department.

This department is currently represented by a Director, Senior Administrative Officer, Security Officer, An Assistant Security Officer, a Security Assistant