UUM ONLINE: 5 February - The Financial Management System (FIMS) Kickoff Meeting, which marked the commencement of the project, was held at the Senate Meeting Room, today.
This session was held ensuing the signing of the Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) between Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and Multimedia Technology Enhancement Operations Sdn. Bhd. (METEOR) on 30 January 2018, which aimed at developing the Financial Management System (FIMS) software for UUM to replace the existing IFAS Financial System.
The overview of the FIMS project was presented by METEOR Project Director, Madam Hazna Ahmad and UUM Project Director, Madam Zarina Embi.
The Vice-Chancellor of UUM, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak expressed his hope that the FIMS system will be successfully implemented within this year to ensure that UUM gets the best financial management system to meet the needs of our users. Therefore, maximum involvement and serious commitment from the Bursar Department and all Centres of Authority (PTJ) involved in this project are crucial to ensure the success of this project.
"For this reason, I hope all Centres of Authority will extend their cooperation and offer constructive feedback to METEOR on the needs and aspects of the financial system that should be improved at their respective departments," he said.
Also present at the meeting were members of the University Management Committee, the Heads of Centres of Authority, Deans of Graduate Schools, the Chief Operating Officer of METEOR and officers from the Bursar Department and UUMIT.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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