The recipients were presented with their awards by UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Wira Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak. Also present at the ceremony were the Dean of OYAGSB, Prof. Dr. Noor Azizi Ismail and OYAGSB Principal Fellow, Tan Sri Dato' Sri Dr. Mohd Nasir Mohd Ashraf.
Speaking at the ceremony, Dato’ Vice-Chancellor expressed his pride in the milestone achievements attained by OYAGSB which includes seven prestigious awards and recognitions from various organisations.
"This is certainly an impressive achievement and a remarkable history for OYAGSB and UUM. I would like to express my utmost congratulations to all staff for their commitment and hard work to ensure the success of OYAGSB since the past few years and also for making OYAGSB one of the leading business schools in the country.
"With our success in obtaining the ABEST21 accreditation and hopefully AMBA by end of this month (and AACSB by end of this year or the latest by early next year), OYAGSB will be on par with other renowned Business Schools," he added.
Dato’ Vice-Chancellor also reminded OYAGSB staff members to prepare for the Self-Evaluation Report (SER) to earn the accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB). He also urged that OYAGSB pay more attention and focus on relevant and responsive research activities to ensure that people are aware of the presence of OYAGSB.
Dato’ Vice-Chancellor expressed his sincere congratulations to OYAGSB staff for their hard work and commitment over the past few years.
Meanwhile, the Dean of OYAGSB, Prof. Dr. Noor Azizi Ismail said he was grateful for the contributions and commitment shown by all staff since the establishment OYAGSB. He hoped that the recognition given will spur them to multiply their efforts to make OYAGSB the top business school.
Dr. Subramaniam a/l Sri Ramalu, the Deputy Dean of OYAGSB bagged the Dean’s Special Award. For the category of the Best Publication, the award went to Assoc. Prof. Dr. Nor Azila Mohd Noor; Best Researcher Award was presented to Prof. Dr. Roslan Abdul Hakim; Best Case Study Award went to Prof. Dr. Ruswiati Surya Saputra; Community Development & Industry Award went to Dr. Mohd. Azlan Yahya; Excellent Management Award went to Abdul Shakur Abdullah and Excellent Service Award went to Siti Nursyazmidar Azmi.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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