UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) is now the only non-comprehensive and non-research local university that has made it to the top 2.7% of universities listed in the QS World University Rankings 2018, from among 26,000 universities around the world.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur: 'MyOPPIDeX: Malaysia Oil Palm Plantation Investment Decision Support System', a product by a UUM research team, won the gold medal at the 28th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition (ITEX'17), which was held at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC), recently.
UUM ONLINE: Thailand – The continuous contributions made by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak, towards the transformation of UUM into a vibrant and internationally emergent seat of higher learning have, yet again, compelled the discerning in the global community to show their appreciation by conferring upon him the prestigious international award, ‘The Dr. Constantine "Taki" Papadakis Leadership Award for Excellence in Innovation, Entrepreneurship and Commitment to Cooperative & Work-Integrated Education'.
UUM ONLINE: 18 May 2017 - UUM was given the honour of hosting the 54th Committee Meeting (No. 2/2017) of the Deputy Vice-Chancellors and Rectors (Academic and International Affairs) of public universities at the Senate Meeting Room today.
UUM ONLINE: London - The Vice-Chancellor of UUM, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak, made history by becoming the first Malaysian, as well as the first Asian, to be appointed a CMI Companion by the Chartered Management Institute (CMI), an accredited professional institution for management, based in London, United Kingdom.
UUM ONLINE: Putrajaya, 18 May 2017 – A video portraying a single father instilling, in his young son, the habit of saving money for the benefit of his future, was hailed as the second place winner in the Multimedia Video Competition (Mulvec) 2017. The video was the creative expression of a small group of students from Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM).
UUM ONLINE: United Kingdom - UUM signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the University of Cambridge in yet another forward push in its tireless stride to consolidate and advance its internationalisation agenda. The MoU was sealed during the Vice-Chancellor’s working visit to the University of Cambridge, in May, in his capacity as the Chairman of the Malaysian Examinations Council (MEC).
UUM ONLINE: 11 May - With its apt theme, ‘Harnessing Technology for Humanity’, the 2017 Innovative Research, Invention and Application (I-RIA) exhibition gave recognition to the innovative inventions of 195 participants at its two-day event, which ended at the Mu'adzam Shah Hall yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 28 May - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) aims to achieve a higher zakat fitrah collection (Islamic tithe) this year compared to the MYR54, 000 collected last year.
UUM ONLINE: 9 May - The two aviation incidents of tragic magnitude that befell Malaysia Airlines (MAS) within a span of four months in 2014, took a heavy toll, indeed, on the airline.
UUM ONLINE: 29 May - To ensure that the Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB) successfully attains the Triple ISO Certification by the year 2020, a briefing on the current status of OYAGSB’s preparations with regard to attaining MS ISO9001:2015, MS ISO14001:2015, and SR10:2015 certifications was held at the Senate Meeting Room yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 8 May 2017 - The 2017 Innovative Research, Invention and Application (I-RIA) exhibition witnessed record participation in the history of its organisation when it successfully drew 195 participants from Universities and Polytechnics, as well as primary and secondary schools, from throughout Malaysia.
UUM ONLINE: The government’s efforts to make Malaysia a fully developed nation with the introduction of the National Transformation 2050 (TN50) agenda has garnered the staunch support of UUM. This support was manifest in the organisation of a National Transformation 2050 (TN50) Strategic Initiatives Programme, which included the involvement of the UUM Board of Directors, for two days at EDC Hotels & Resorts.
UUM ONLINE: 8 May 2017 - Even though the Malaysian halal industry has gained worldwide recognition with its halal certification acknowledged as being among the best in the international arena, the industry is not without its challenges when it comes to developing it.
UUM ONLINE: 25 May - The collaborative effort initiated by Universiti Utara Malaysia, (UUM) through its School of Law (SoL), with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Office of the Chief Registrar of the Federal Court of Malaysia (PKPMP) is seen as a commendable start towards improving the quality of legal education in Malaysia.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, May 6, 2017 – In a bid to acquire additional funds and channel financial assistance to the less fortunate, D'Tandoor International Group of Companies (DTIGC) joined hands with the School of Business Management (SBM), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), to host a charity dinner, Night of a Thousand Dreams, or Malam Seribu Harapan (MASEH) 2017, at the Bank Rakyat Convention Centre (BRCC) last night.
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UUM ONLINE: The 75 recently inducted members of the UUM Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma (BGS) were encouraged to be actively engaged in undertakings that would be beneficial to the community and the country.
UUM ONLINE: 24 May 2017 - With a view to realising the objectives of the national agenda and the present needs of the community, specifically at institutions of higher education, civil servants need to know how to 'think' and 'act' beyond the pale of normalcy so as to find appropriate approaches to resolve persistent problems and wearisome weaknesses.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) celebrated triple success, for the second consecutive year, when three books published by UUM Press were selected as winners of national book awards, under three different categories, at the 2017 National Book Awards Ceremony held at the Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC) on 2 May 2017.