This programme aimed at encouraging new students to be involved in entrepreneurship activities in the campus and also to foster entrepreneurial culture among them. This thought-provoking sharing session is actually part of the orientation week activities for the new students of the 2016/2017 academic session.
Three former UUM students, who turned out to be successful entrepreneurs, were invited to share their experiences and also to motivate and encourage the new students to become entrepreneurs. They are the General Manager of Mkrich8, Nur Fazlin Fasha Ramli; the Chief Executive Officer of Q&S Group Of Companies, Mohd Nizam Morad and the Manager of Coconut Island Resources, Mohd Rashid Samsudin@Shuib.
Two celebrity entrepreneurs, who were also graduates of UUM, Datin Zamzarina Zambri, the Managing Director of Harmony Mall Sdn. Bhd. and Syed Muhammad Gadaffi Syed Ali, the Managing Director of Jamu Mak Dara Sdn. Bhd. also shared their experiences during the session.
Nur Azwaadiey Rosli, a Bachelor of Science (Information Technology) with Honours student, acted as the compere for the session.
Earlier on, the Executive Director of CEDI, Assoc. Prof. Dr Abdul Rahim Othmanpresented a briefing on entrepreneurship activities in UUM.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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