Among the universities that participated in the audit course were Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UNIMAP), Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) Perlis, Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA) as well as UUM.
The course which was organised by the UUM Internal Audit Unit seeks to strengthen the relationship as well as enhance knowledge related to auditing practices implemented by the participating universities.
Head of the UUM Internal Audit Unit, Madam Rokiah Saad said the course also served as a platform and a venue for the audit staff to exchange ideas and discuss the audit programmes implemented by the respective universities.
According to her, the course should be continued in the future, because it can bring about impact and benefits to the participants as well as strengthen the relationship amongst the public universities in the northern zone.
Participants were also given insights to the audit programmes implemented in the respective universities. The presentations were carried out by the respective representatives of the various public universities namely Assoc. Prof. Dr. Othman Hashim, Head of UNIMAP Internal Audit Unit; Mr. Ibrahim Ropie who represented the USM Head of Internal Audit Unit; Madam Rokiah Saad , Head of UUM Internal Audit Unit.
Translated by Mahaliza Mahadhir
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