UUM ONLINE: The Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) team made of thirty (30) Reserve Officers Training Unit (PALAPES), led by Junior Lieutenant (Lt M) Mohd Najib Zailan, emerged second runner-up in the annual Kedah River Festival long boat race at Tanjung Chali, Alor Setar, recently.
UUM ONLINE: The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student Affairs and Alumni) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Assoc. Prof. Dr. Abdul Malek Hj. Abdul Karim was accorded the Honorary Commander of the Royal Malaysian Navy Volunteer Reserve (PSSTLDM) during the Royal Malaysian Navy (TLDM) Officers’ Promotion Ceremony recently.
UUM ONLINE: School of Multimedia Technology and Communication (SMMTC) under College of Arts and Sciences (CAS) hosted a Hi-Tea Reception to commemorate a long-standing relationship with creative industry players and media practitioners at Seri Pacific Hotel, recently.
UUM ONLINE: The Utara Book Fair held annually by UUM Press of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) has long been synonymous with fairs that have attracted crowds including good authors and book lovers over the years.
UUM ONLINE: Seven (7) Junior Officers of the Reserve Officers Training Unit (PALAPES) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) were commissioned for full-time duty (Kerahan) following the successful completion of the selection process of officers for full-time duty at Pusat Latihan Askar Wataniah (PUSWATAN), Ipoh, recently.
UUM ONLINE: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak took some time out of his busy schedule to meet with the students of Universiti Utara Malaysia National Golf Academy (UUMNGA) at the new UUMNGA building.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) was offered a unique opportunity to collaborate with Masjid An-Nabawi, Madinah. The offer was conveyed by the Imam of Masjid An-Nabawi, Madinah; Sheikh Dr. Abdul Muhsin Mohammad Al-Qasim to UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak when the Vice-Chancellor was in Mecca performing his Umrah recently.
UUM ONLINE: March 22 – Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) in collaboration with NBK Susunan Alam Resources is set to produce a 13- episode documentary which will showcase selected Islamic figures from the state of Kedah in efforts to upraise and highlight the immense contributions made by them in disseminating the teachings of Islam throughout the state of Kedah in as early as the 10th century.
Among the Islamic figures that will be featured in the documentary are Sheikh Abdullah al-Qumairi, Haji Ishak Muhammad Hashim, Hj. Wan Muhammad Idris al-Jarumi (Tok Sheikh Jarum), Tuan Hussein Mod Nasir and Wan Sulaiman Wan Sidek.
UUM ONLINE: PUTRAJAYA, March 25 – Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Vice- Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak attended a meeting with the Minister of Education II, Yang Berhormat Dato' Seri Idris Jusoh at the office of the Minister of Education II.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Go-kart Circuit was flooded by motorsports enthusiasts eager to catch a glimpse of adrenaline-pumping actions during the closing event of "Wheel & Bike" Carnival 2015.
UUM ONLINE: "The results of the Malaysia Research Assessment (MyRA) audit exercise for year 2014 are expected to help the university to improve on the verified and audited data according to the established criteria measurement," Dato' Prof. Emeritus Dr. Muhammad Yahaya, Chairman of the MyRA Audit Panel said this at the closing ceremony of MyRA audit exercise at the Senate Meeting Room, recently.
UUM ONLINE: The six-day Culture, Arts and Entrepreneurship Carnival (3K) of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), which was held for the eighth time managed to attract more entrepreneurs and helped them to generate more income.
According to Director of Student Affairs Department, Mr. Mohd Dino Khairri Sharifuddin, he said that the 3K Carnival set as starting point for students to engage in cultural activities, arts and entrepreneurship.
UUM ONLINE: Foodabox project developed by nine students from Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) emerged winner for a Hope Award under Environmental Conservation and Sustainability Category at International Conference for Young Leaders 2015 (ICYL) held at Putra World Trade Centre (PWTC), recently.
UUM ONLINE: The Culture and Arts Centre (PBS), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) hosted the Culture, Arts and Entrepreneurship Carnival (3K) from 10 to 16 March 2015. Bukit Kayu Hitam State Legislative Assembly member (ADUN), Dato’ Haji Ahmad Zaini Japar said the spirit of cooperation and unity among UUM denizens must be strengthened so that arts and cultural activities can be carried out successfully.
UUM ONLINE: A model based on the concept of Maqasid al-Shariah Corporation can be applied as an alternative approach to transform and develop the local community. Various economic, social, educational, political, spiritual, psychological and social activities can be structured for youth, teens, adults and also the elderly.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) continues to add another feather to its cap when it successful received another accreditation from an international body, The Alliance on Business Education and Scholarship for Tomorrow, a 21st century organization (ABEST21), recently.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received a visit from the founder and Managing Director of Epic Valley Holdings Sdn Bhd, YBhg. Tan Sri Dato' Paduka Dr. Fng Ah Seng at his office this morning.
UUM ONLINE: The Zone 2 National Higher Education Carnival 2015 (KPTN 2015) was recently held at the Advanced Medical and Dental Institute (IPPT), Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) in Kepala Batas.
UUM ONLINE: March 24 - For the first time, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) will undergo an audit exercise conducted by a panel of auditors from the Malaysia Research Assessment Instrument (MyRA). The audit exercise for the year 2014 begins today will last for two days.