UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar, 6 October – UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dr. Ahmad Bashawir Abdul Ghani gained an audience with Yang Teramat Mulia Dato’ Seri Diraja Tan Sri Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz Ibni Almarhum Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah, Tunku Temenggong of Kedah, who is also the Pro-Chancellor of UUM at Keriang Hill, this morning.
The Vice-Chancellor apprised Yang Teramat Mulia Tunku Puteri that the Honorable Minister of Education Malaysia has agreed with the appointment of Yang Teramat Mulia Tengku Sarafudin Badlishah Ibni Sultan Sallehudin, the Raja Muda of Kedah as the new UUM Pro-Chancellor with effect from 1 August 2018 until 31 July 2021.
In addition, the Vice-Chancellor also informed Yang Teramat Mulia Tunku Puteri that the 31st Convocation Ceremony of UUM will be held on 11 to 15 November 2018 and the ceremony will commence with the inauguration of Yang Teramat Mulia Raja Muda of Kedah as the new UUM Pro-Chancellor during the first session. Tunku Pro-Chancellor will preside the third session of the 31st Convocation Ceremony of Universiti Utara Malaysia.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz