UUM ONLINE: The School of International Studies (SoIS) has successfully retained the ASEAN University Network Quality Assurance (AUN-QA) certification for the Bachelor of International Affairs Management with Honours (BIAM) programme after undergoing the revaluation exercise performed by the ASEAN University Network (AUN).
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, April 14 - To strengthen teamwork amongst members of staff at EDC Hotel Kuala Lumpur, a Team Building programme was conducted between the management and about 50 staff members of the EDC Hotel KL.
UUM ONLINE: 22 April - Universities are encouraged to establish electronic and digital-based co-curricular courses to stay in line with the upsurge of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (I.R 4.0) which underscores the widespread use of technology.
Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic & International Affairs), Prof. Dr. Yusnidah Ibrahim said, I.R. 4.0 accentuates the development and diffusion of virtual reality technology that would present a powerful impact on various aspects of life.
"Hence, the Public Institutions of Higher Education in Malaysia should offer co-curricular courses to prepare the students to face the advent of of I.R. 4.0," said Prof. Dr. Yusnidah during the Launching Ceremony of UUM Co-Curriculum Day 2018 at the Parade Ground, yesterday.
"I hope UUM students will make the most of all opportunities available at the University to improve yourselves and also to foster high-performance culture as a step towards preparing yourselves to take on greater challenges and responsibilities after you leave the university.
"In addition, students are also expected to make the most of UUM's Co-Curriculum Day as an avenue to hone the talents and creativity as well as to groom leadership capabilities," added the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Academic & International Affairs).
More than 2,000 students attended the Co-Curriculum Day and an impressive array of activities were lined-up including exhibitions, sales, aerobics, electric bicycle campus tour, martial arts demonstrations and performances by students at UUM Co-curriculum Center.
Also present at the event were the Acting Registrar, Mr. Baharudin Yaacob and the Director of Co-curriculum Center, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Hussin Abdullah.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
UUM ONLINE: Multi-racial Malaysians need to unite as a community that supports the vision of unity in order to develop into a modern society that is tolerant and progressive so as to uphold peace that has been achieved over the years.
UUM ONLINE: The increasing rate of obesity amongst children between the ages of six to eleven globally is a pressing concern for many of late.
UUM ONLINE: 11 April - Datuk Chef Wan, our country’s most celebrated chef continues his quest to uphold and preserve the legacy of Malaysian traditional cuisines. This gregarious chef has been truly generous in sharing the delights of the culinary world in a programme called ‘Dapoq Hangat Chef Wan’. This programme was hosted at the Auditorium of the School of International Studies, UUM yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 19 April - In efforts to share knowledge, skills and experience in producing high quality and high-impact research and publications, the UUM School of Economics, Finance and Banking (SEFB), Economic and Financial Policy Institute (ECoFI) took the initiative to organise a workshop called, The Path to Successful Research and Publication, at the SEFB Seminar Room yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 11 April - The Cliff House, an animated short film won the coveted “Best of The Best” award at AYIFF'18 Gala Night. The highly-anticipated event was held at Mu’adzam Shah Hall yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 18 April - The organisation of the Special Retreat for Members of UUM Management UUM marked a significant step to further develop the university and also to ensure that UUM remains competitive.
UUM ONLINE: 11 April - The Asian Youth Indie Film Festival (AYIFF) which entered its third year has continued to capture the interests of local and foreign Indie artists.
UUM ONLINE: Students of the MBA programme at the Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB) honoured a group of children with autism in conjunction with the World Autism Awareness Day which is celebrated every April at the Fantasia Aquapark, Bandar Darul Aman, Jitra.
UUM ONLINE: 11 April - The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak had the opportunity to spend time with three Venezuelan students who would be pursuing their Bachelor degree at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) over lunch at the Seri Delima Room at noon yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 18 April - A leader should not become like dinosaurs or ‘Superman’ and cannot be a 'Boss' when leading an organisation.
UUM ONLINE: To instill awareness amongst schoolchildren about the importance of conserving the environment in efforts to reduce greenhouse gases and harmful pollution, students of the Public Relations course (C), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) School of Multimedia, Technology and Communication (SMMTC) organised the 'Preserving The Earth' programme with the children with special needs of SMK Arau, Perlis recently.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 17 April – A special retreat for members of UUM Management Team serves as an avenue for participants to generate input and extract insights from analogous Harvard case studies to help realise UUM’s aspiration to be the Eminent Management University.
UUM ONLINE: In an effort to restore the eminence of Islamic calligraphy arts, the launching of the Heritage House and Islamic Calligraphy Arts took place at the closing ceremony of the NBOS Grant of Restoration of Islamic Calligraphy Arts Activity Centre at ALAAD, Arau, Perlis.
UUM ONLINE: A group of students from the Journalism Club, Media and Creativity Unit, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) participated in the Journalism Explorace 2018 which was packed with various exciting and entertaining activities that took them around UUM.
UUM ONLINE: The Asian Youth Indie Film Festival (AYIFF'18) - a festival which celebrates and recognises the artistic talents and work of students and indie artists returns for its third edition in 2018.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, April 15 - EDC Hotel Kuala Lumpur, another financial generation project undertaken by Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) officially opened its doors for business today.
UUM ONLINE: A Big Outing Utara (ABOUT) - a photography event held at UUM, has successfully attracted enthusiastic local photography teams i.e. Art of Nature, Inspirasi Potret, Aston Academy, Northern Birding Buddies, KRUtalihijau, FJPG, SKM Utara, Northern Drone Pilot, Malaysia Photographer Community, Malaysian Macro Team, Digital Mukmin, Iskandari Dive Centre as well as foreign photographers from Canada and Algeria.