UUM ONLINE: The Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) team came in a respectable third place finish overall at the 17th edition of the IMT-GT Varsity Carnival 2015. UUM bagged two gold, two silver and one bronze medals, putting UUM after Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) and Universitas Negeri Medan (UNIMED) Indonesia.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with two Indonesian universities, namely Universitas Islam Bandung (UNISBA) and Universitas Muria Kudus (UMK), held at EDC-UUM, recently.
UUM ONLINE: August 19 – The live cultural performance entitled 'Cinta Sayang dan Seloka Kedah' put up by students from the Bidasari Dance Group at the UUM Mu'adzam Shah Hall last night official marked the opening of the colourful 17th IMT-GT Varsity Carnival.
UUM ONLINE: Singapore, 12 August – UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak was honoured by CMO Asia with the Education Leadership Award under the Asia’s Best Employer Brand Awards 2015 category. The 6th Asia's Education Excellence Award ceremony was held at the Pan Pacific, Marina Square, Singapore.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 1108 participants involving students from 12 universities from Indonesia, Malaysia and Thailand arrived at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) recently, to participate in the 17th edition of the IMT-GT Varsity Carnival, scheduled to run from 18 till 24 August 2015.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) through the School of International Studies (SoIS) continued to expand its strong international collaborative effort when it inked a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with two Indonesian universities, namely Universitas Dian Nuswantoro in Semarang and Universitas Wijaya Kusuma in Surabaya, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Japan, 18 August – A delegation from Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) led by the Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dato’ Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa had the opportunity to visit the Kansai University of International Studies (KUIS), Hyogo to discuss cooperating on technology.
UUM ONLINE: The Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Retirees Association (PPUUM) held its first annual general meeting at Seminar Hall of UUM Islamic Centre, this morning.
UUM ONLINE: 112 cadets from the Reserve Officer Training Unit (PALAPES), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) were commissioned as Junior Officers in the military reserve force of the Malaysian army (ATM) at the 34th Royal Commissioning Ceremony of PALAPES Cadet Officers of the Public Higher Learning Institutions of Malaysia. The ceremony was held at the parade ground, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
UUM ONLINE: As the Primary School Achievement Test (UPSR) examinations set to run nationwide in September 2015, a total of 1000 Year Six students throughout the state of Kedah joined a ‘Program Motivasi Kecemerlangan UPSR’ (UPSR Excellence Motivation Programme), under Titian Bistari programme organised by Sultanah Bahiyah Foundation, a collaboration with Kedah Education Department (JPN) and Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), starting from 6 until 9 August 2015.
UUM ONLINE: The curtains of the 13th edition of MAKSPEN came down yesterday and saw the Rubber Industry Smallholders Development Authority (RISDA) team bagged ten gold medals and emerged as the overall champions.
UUM ONLINE: Google Scholar, Researchgate and Academia.edu are among the database systems which help track the visibility of academic publications made by individual scholars. In a bid to increase the issuance of citations, it is suggested that lecturers build a network of researchers at the international level. It is a known fact that citation plays an integral part of dignifying the works of academicians.
UUM ONLINE: 14 August - Rural and Regional Development (KKLW) Minister Datuk Seri Ismail Sabri Yaakob visited Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and conducted a review on the ongoing 13th edition of MAKSPEN Kedah 2015.
UUM ONLINE: August 9 - The credibility and reputation of University of Malaya (UM) as a leading university in Malaysia as well as being listed in the top 30 universities in the Quacquarelli Symonds Asia has prompted Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) to learn from the success of UM's Strategic Plan in particular as UUM launches its Phase 2 of the Strategic Plan next year.
UUM ONLINE: Despite the fact it’s the end of Syawal, the Aidilfitri spirit and festivities were still present all the same. Some 37 orphans from Sekolah Menengah Kebangsaan Bandar Baharu Sintok (SMKBBS) were feted in a Silaturahim Aidilfitri Celebration with the Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM). The event was hosted by the UUM Council of Professors.
UUM ONLINE: 7 August – In order to address and meet the rapid changes and increased complexity of the educational needs of students in the 21st century, innovative instructional approaches must be implemented.
UUM ONLINE: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak chaired a meeting on the Presentation of the Achievements of the First 6 Months of the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Strategic Plan 2015 at the Senate Conference Room, Chancellery, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: August 6 - Members of the Security Department of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) need to be the 'eyes and ears' for the university by reporting any activity that could jeopardize peace and tarnish the good name of the university and the state.
UUM ONLINE: 13 August - The opening ceremony of the 13th edition of the MAKSPEN sports tournament was officiated by Kedah Menteri Besar Datuk Seri Mukhriz Mahathir at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Stadium, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Even though Syawal is well in its third week, it is still celebrated with all the festivities with many Hari Raya celebrations being organised by the various departments at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM).