UUM ONLINE: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received a courtesy visit from Prof. Dr. Maurits Van Rooijen, the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and Rector of the London School of Business and Finance (LSBF), London at the Vice-Chancellor’s Office yesterday. Prof. Dr. Maurits Van Rooijen is also the Adjunct Professor at the School of Business Management (SBM), UUM COB.
UUM ONLINE: The efforts to strengthen the establishment of the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Strategic Plan Phase II (2016-2020) continue to take shape when a workshop which was designed to define the KPI for the UUM Strategic Plan Phase II (2016-2020) was held yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Langkawi, 6 October – The Quality Management Institute (IPQ) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) continues making impressive strides as a high-performance department when it received the national certificate of 5S/QE from the Malaysia Productivity Corporation (MPC).
UUM ONLINE: 24 September – As done in previous years, the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Islamic Centre continued in its tradition of carrying out the Qurban and Aqiqah rites in conjunction with the Aidiladha celebrations when 12 cows and 16 goats were slaughtered for religious sacrifice or Qurban.
UUM ONLNE: Kanlungan (Refuge), a film by Louise Isabel Corpuz Mendoza bagged the best film award at the Asian Youth Indie Film Festival 2015 (AYIFF’15) Gala Night held for the first time at Mu'adzam Shah Hall, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM).
UUM ONLINE: Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh
Greetings and Of One Heart and One Soul salutations
Alhamdulillah, let us give thanks to Allah (the Most Glorified and Exalted) for it is with His countless blessings that, on 10 Zulhijjah 1436 Hijrah, corresponding to 24 September 2015, the entire Muslim community will celebrate the Festival of Sacrifice (Hari Raya Korban). On this day, too, millions of Muslims will be performing the religious rites of the Hajj in the Holy Land. Those not able to go on the Hajj to the Holy land, will also gather together, extol the greatness of Almighty God through the chants of the takbir and the tahmid, and perform the optional Aidiladha prayers.
UUM ONLINE: Pulau Pinang, 5 October – Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and Malaysian Polytechnics agreed to upgrade their long-standing relations when both institutions signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU), here, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 343 new students of the second intake for the Academic Session 2015/2016 registered at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), today.
UUM ONLINE: October 3 – Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak visited the Sintok Forest and UUM Golf Course this morning. The visit is aimed at identifying the priceless treasures found in the Forest Sintok which could potentially attract huge number of scholastic tourists in conjunction with the Visit UUM Edutourism 2016.
UUM ONLINE: 17 September - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Ministry of Home Affairs (MOHA) at the Mu'adzam Shah Hall, yesterday.
The memorandum was signed by UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak and the Secretary General of the Ministry, Dato' Seri Alwi Ibrahim. Present to witness the event was Deputy Prime Minister cum Minister of Home Affairs, Yang Amat Berhormat Dato' Seri Dr. Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.
UUM ONLINE: Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak continued his tour to meet and greet students at DPP (Student Residential Hall) Bukit Kachi as part of the 'Le Tour De DPP' series, last night.
UUM ONLINE: China - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) continues to strengthen the international ties with China by signing the Letter of Intent (LoI) with several universities in China during the 3rd. China-Arab States University Presidents Forum held at Yinchuan International Convention Centre, Ningxia recently.
UUM ONLINE: October 2 – With the rapid growth of computer technology and the Internet today, exposure to risks involving cybercrimes is imminent to fellow users. Not only has cybercrime evolved, it has even made its presence felt in almost every aspect of life and poses a real threat to the well-being of a nation.
UUM ONLINE: The Sintok Masters Tournament 2015 saw a new student of the National Golf Academy of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUMNGA), Albright Chong romped to his first championship at UUM Golf Course, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak paid a courtesy call on the Director-General of Public Service Malaysia, Tan Sri Mohamad Zabidi Zainal in Putrajaya recently.
UUM ONLINE: 15 September - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), through its subsidiary Uniutama Property Sdn. Bhd. (UPSB) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Malaysia Teachers Foundation Berhad (YGMB) in property development in a bid to enhance the capacity of learning space as well as facilities to accommodate the growing number of students to be accepted by the UUM campus in Kuala Lumpur (UUMKL).
UUM ONLINE: KUALA LUMPUR - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) will organise, for the first time, an Asian Youth Indie Film Festival 2015 (AYIFF'15), said the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak.
UUM ONLINE: The Institute of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad’s Thoughts (IPDM) and Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) set another record in the The Malaysia Book of Records for producing a 30-metre Pictorial Scroll depicting the Historiography of Kedah state for the past two millennia.
UUM ONLINE: 29 September - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) has, once again, proved its sterling mettle on the international stage when its Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme, under the auspices of the Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB), received the much coveted accreditation from the Association of MBAs, AMBA, based in London, the United Kingdom.
UUM ONLINE: Concerted efforts put in place by Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) for the world rankings agenda have yielded postive returns when UUM made a debut in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings.
According to the latest global university rankings, UUM is listed in the 700+ group in the QS World University Rankings for 2015/2016. In addition, UUM continues to improve its standings in the Social Science and Management categories. UUM was not listed in the world rankings in 2014.