UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur – In appreciation of the immense contributions rendered, UUM organised a special banquet in honour of the former UUM Chairman of the University Board of Directors (LPU) as well as its members at the Seri Pacific Hotel last night.
UUM ONLINE: Pendang - A total of 90 officers from the Department of Student Affairs (JHEP) converged at Pendang Lake Resort for three days beginning 16 August for the Student Affairs Officers’ Strategic Enhancement Course.
UUM ONLINE: October 8 - More than a thousand people comprising members of staff and students of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) flocked to the UUM Sports Centre this morning to participate in various sports and leisure activities in conjunction with the National Sports Day 2016 (Institution of Higher Education Category for the Kubang Pasu district).
UUM ONLINE: Napat Ruangnapakul, a Doctorate (PhD) student of the School of Multimedia Technology and Communication (SMMTC) was among the nine researchers selected to become the recipient of the ASEAN-Korea Exchange Fellowship scholarship grant offered by the ASEAN-ROK Academic Exchange 2016/2017.
UUM ONLINE: The Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Student Representative Council (MPP) election for the 2016/2017 academic session received favourable support when 74.69 percent of students cast their votes yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Seven years of hard work has finally paid off for Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) when UUM College of Business (UUMCOB) obtained the prestigious AACSB accreditation from the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) on 10 August 2016.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), through its Institute of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad's Thoughts (IPDM), continued in its efforts towards strengthening its international network with the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Universitas Muslim Indonesia (UMI), Makassar, Indonesia, at the Visitors’ Lounge, Chancellery, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: The 41st Malaysian Universities Staff Games (SUKUM) 2016 officially came to a close yesterday with Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) taking home four silver and two bronze medals after the eight-day tournament.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) continues to recognise the talent and the work of artists at the Asian Youth Indie Film Festival 2016 (AYIFF'16) which is set to take place from 5 to 7 October in UUM.
The second of its kind, AYIFF 2016 is jointly organised by the School of Management of Creative Industry and Performing Arts (SCIMPA) and the School of Multimedia, Communication and Technology (SMMTC).
UUM ONLINE: A Yassin recital and Tahlil ceremony was held at the Sultanah Bahiyah Mosque this afternoon to commemorate Universiti Utara Malaysia’s (UUM) success on receiving the prestigious accreditation from The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB).
UUM ONLINE: Students enrolled into this university are advised not to be influenced by Daesh, an Islamic extremist movement that chooses to spread its ideology particularly through various social networking sites.
Yang Dihormati Tan Sri Dato' Sri Khalid Abu Bakar urged students to instead remain steadfast and become Malaysians who are ever-willing to contribute their services in the name of the nation and religion.
Tampa, Fla., USA (August 10, 2016)—AACSB International (AACSB) announced today that Universiti Utara Malaysia (Malaysia), has earned accreditation. Founded in 1916, AACSB is the longest-serving global accrediting body for business schools that offer undergraduate, master’s, and doctoral degrees in business and accounting.
UUM ONLINE: Negeri Sembilan - In conjunction with the National Academic Convention of Public Universities (KAKUAM) 2016, UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak delivered a presentation on Current Practices and Challenges in the Field of Higher Education: Governance at the Higher Education Leadership Academy (AKEPT), Nilai, yesterday morning.
UUM ONLINE : The outcomes for Quarter 2 (Q2) of UUM Strategic Plan Phase 2 presented the framework for further improvements and for the university community to step up and put in place more refined strategies to bring UUM to the international arena.
UUM ONLINE: Two books written by the lecturers from the School of Economics, Finance and Banking (SEFB) and published by UUM Press have been translated into Japanese.
UUM ONLINE: The Global Islamic Finance Awards (GIFA) awarded Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Islamic Business School (IBS) the coveted GIFA 2016 Market Leadership Award (For Education in Islamic Banking & Finance).
UUM ONLINE: A total of 347 new students of the second intake for the 2016/2017 academic session at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) registered and took their pledge of loyalty as UUM students.
UUM ONLINE: Bagi memacu Universiti agar sentiasa berdaya saing dalam bidang penyelidikan, kepakaran dan perkhidmatan di peringkat kebangsaan serta antarabangsa, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) menubuhkan Pusat Kecemerlangan Universiti (U-CoE) dan Pusat Kecemerlangan Pusat Pengajian (SCoE) yang baharu.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur – The participants at the International Conference on Communication and Media 2016 (i-COME’16) were encouraged to explore the pivotal role of communication and the immense influence of communication in establishing the culture, image and national identity.
UUM ONLINE: In order to remain competitive and driven in the field of research, expertise and service at both national and international level, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) announced the establishment of the University Centres of Excellence (U-CoE) and Schools Centres of Excellence (SCoE).
The Asian Research Institute for Corruption (ARIC) and Asian Research Institute of Banking and Finance (ARIBF) were among the two U-CoEs as well as the other 17 SCoEs under the auspices of the respective schools which were introduced at a special ceremony yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Bismillahirahmanirrahim
Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh, 1Malaysia and Malaysia Day Salutations
All praise goes to Allah, Lord of the natural world, who continually blesses the earth that constitutes of our beloved Malaysia. With His consent, too, 16 September 1963 became the auspicious date for the official proclamation of the Federation of Malaysia. For more than five decades, the peoples of the Sapphire Peninsula, the Land Below the Wind, and the Land of the Hornbills have stood steadfast as one under the colours of one unifying flag – Stripes of Glory (Jalur Gemilang). The harmony, peace, and prosperity that we have relished these long years are the fruits born of a sturdy, fecund, unity.
UUM ONLINE: Efforts to put UUM in the world map paid off for four UUM researchers when two of their innovative products bagged both the gold and silver medals at the World Invention Creativity Contest (WICC) 2016 held in Seoul, Korea recently.
UUM ONLINE: The Aidiladha celebration in UUM is observed with deep gratitude to Allah and the campus community commemorates the sacrifices made by the Prophet Ibrahim a.s. when he was commanded by Allah (the Most Glorified and Exalted) to offer his only son, Prophet Ismail a.s. up for sacrifice.
UUM ONLINE: As a prelude to foster a closer cooperation in the future, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and Yichun University, China, signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) in a ceremony at Mersawa Room, EDC Hotels & Resorts today.
UUM ONLINE: Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh
Greetings and 1Malaysia Salutations
Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar, Walillahilhamd
Alhamdulillah, let us give thanks to Allah (the Most Glorified) for it is with His infinite blessings that we are able to come together to celebrate Aidiladha, which is also known as the Festival of Sacrifice (Hari Raya Korban).
UUM ONLINE: Three UUM students were selected to participate in the 5th. International Youth Forum on Historical Reconciliation on 8 to 12 August 2016 in Seoul, Korea.
UUM ONLINE: Five UUM key office-bearers received their appointment letters from the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak Lounge in an installation ceremony at the Academia Lounge yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Thailand – The 8th ASEAN University Network (AUN) Rectors Meeting & AUN-BOT Meeting became the best platform for Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) to strengthen its position in the international arena when it signed a Letter of Intent (LoI) with five ASEAN universities. The four-day meeting which began on 1 August took place in Phuket.
UUM ONLINE: UUM academics now have the opportunity to enjoy various advantages offered by the Academia Lounge membership card.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 45 Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) golfers took part in the President’s Cup Golf Tournament organised by UUM Golf & Recreation Club (KGRUUM) recently. The 18th. edition of the tournament is a major KGRUUM golf event.
UUM ONLINE: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak visited the newly refurbished Varsity Mall which began its operation on 28 August 2016.
UUM ONLINE: With an application called 3D GIS (Geographic Information System) developed by a group of researchers led by fellow UUM lecturer, users would be able to see the visual terrains of the Earth in depth and detailed.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and the Global Movement of Moderates Foundation (GMMF) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to collaborate in the field of research and publication, especially in promoting the idea of moderation and addressing the issue of violence.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 220 Distance Learning Education Programme students who registered for the Second Semester 2016/2017 Academic Session took their pledges at various UUM branch campuses throughout the nation recently.
UUM ONLINE: The Cooperative and Entrepreneurship Development Institute (CEDI) organised a Student Entrepreneurship Awareness Programme (SEAP 2016) with the objective to disclose the diverse aspects of entrepreneurship to Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) new students. The session was held at Mu'adzam Shah and Tan Sri Othman halls recently.
UUM ONLINE: As Syawwal draws to a close, the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz Child Development Centre (PPKKTPIS) held its Aidilfitri celebration at the centre recently.
UUM ONLINE: More than 4,000 UUM campus community came together to celebrate the National Day with the theme, 'One Heart, One Soul' and the iconic merdeka cheer, 'Merdeka! Merdeka! Merdeka!' erupted at midnight to mark the country's 59th. National Day celebration.
UUM ONLINE: Three Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) lecturers were selected by the government of Timor-Leste to assist the Ministry of Foreign Affairs to organise and oversee the human resource development (capacity building) programme for a duration of five months, commencing this August.
UUM ONLINE: Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB) has opened a new chapter when its members of staff welcomed Prof Dr Zeljko Sevic who reported for duty on 29 August as the new Dean.
UUM ONLINE: 26 July 2016 – The first meeting of the University-Industry Advisory Council (MPUI-UUM) for the year 2016 took the academia-industry engagement effort up a notch when the council members explored the main agenda, specifically the “University-Industry Engagement in Community Services”, bringing into play the approach of the Quadruple Helix theory.
UUM ONLINE: The signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and Princess of Naradhiwas University (PNU), Thailand, will further strengthen the international collaboration between both universities.
UUM ONLINE: "UUM has its own distinctive strengths which ought to be highlighted and not just rely solely as a knowledge house, these strengths are able to attract people to this University through the various programmes carried out, the provision of facilities and the beauty of the University," said the Chairperson of the Board of Directors, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Tan Sri Siti Sa'diah Sheikh Bakir during the 1437H / 2016 Aidilfitri Silaturahim Gathering held this morning at the Foyer of the Sultanah Bahiyah Library.
UUM ONLINE: Students of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) should unearth the significant meaning of the university’s motto, “Knowledge Virtue Service” to ensure they turn out to be a well-rounded person.
UUM ONLINE: To further intensify the Discover UUM 2016 programme, the UUM COB Office of Student Development and Alumni (PPACOB) welcomed students from Hatyai University to the month-long UUM COB Summer School programme which began on 25 July.
UUM ONLINE: Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh
1Malaysia and Of One Heart and One Soul Greetings
Let us, together, raise our hands in supplication with gratitude to Allah, the Most Glorified, for His blessings and help in allowing us, the people of Malaysia, to rejoice in the independence and sovereignty of our nation. The boon of independence has given us the opportunity to steer a nation of our very own towards development and the attainment of progress on various fronts in an environment that is safe, peaceful, and prosperous.
UUM ONLINE: Two Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) tutors received full sponsorship from the Chinese government for a total duration of four years for their Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) studies.
UUM ONLINE: Utara Spice, the first ever community product of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and the initial manufactured goods by the Entrepreneur Incubator Lab of the School of Technology Management and Logistics (STML), will lay the foundation for future development of enterpreneurship activities related to the cosmetics and skin care products.
UUM ONLINE: It is the third week of Syawal but the joyous Aidilfitri festive mood could still be felt and quite a number of departments in Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) have been diligently keeping the Aidilfitri open-house tradition alive throughout the month of Syawal.
UUM ONLINE: The parents and guardians who accompanied their children to register for the new academic session 2016/2017 at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), attended a briefing given by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak at Mu'adzam Shah Hall, immediately after the registration session in the morning.
UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar, 24 July – Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and Alor Setar City Council (MBAS) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to enhance and improve the organization governance practices recently. The signing ceremony was held at the Conference Room, Menara MBAS, Alor Setar.
UUM ONLINE: For Muhammad Farid Anuar, 21 and Thendabani a/l Raja, 20, being disabled doesn’t stop them from pursuing their dreams to study at the university. These two special students registered for the new academic session 2016/2017 this morning.
UUM ONLINE: Various efforts had been carried out by Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) to increase its revenue, through means such as the hotel business, hospitality and tourism managed by its wholly-owned subsidiary, Uniutama Management Holdings Sdn Bhd (UMHSB).
UUM ONLINE: The Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) of the First Semester 2016/2017 students who gained admission into UUM saw an increase from 3.50 previously to 3.52 this year.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 170 students from various ASEAN countries including six undergraduates from Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) joined the 4th Asean Future Leaders Summit (AFLES 2016) programme that thrives on international network as well as accentuate potential.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Celcom Axiata Berhad (Celcom Axiata) and Orangretree Production Sdn. Bhd. to develop a mobile application known as MySekolah.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur – A formal handover notes ceremony for the Chairperson of the University Board of Directors, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) was held at the meeting room, UUMKL, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Naib Canselor, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak menerima kunjungan hormat delegasi pertahanan Zimbabwe diketuai oleh Major General Engelbert A. Rugej, Inspector General of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces di pejabat beliau pagi ini.
UUM ONLINE: The Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) members of staff who will be leaving for the Holy Land to perform their pilgrimage were feted by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak in a ceremony held at the Vice-Chancellor Meeting Room this morning.
UUM ONLINE: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received a courtesy call from a delegation from Zimbabwe Defence Forces, led by Major General Engelbert A. Rugej, Inspector General of the Zimbabwe Defence Forces at his office recently.
UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar – Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak paid a courtesy call on Kedah Menteri Besar, Dato' Seri Ahmad Bashah Md Hanipah at Seri Mentaloon (the Menteri Besar’s official residence) in conjunction with the Hari Raya Aidilfitri Open House hosted by YAB Menteri Besar today.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 162 new students comprising 150 local students and 12 international students enrolled into various Master and Doctoral Programmes for the 2016/2017 September academic session at the Awang Had Salleh Graduate School (AHSGS), UUM CAS yesterday morning.
UUM ONLINE: After a month of fasting, Muslims from across the country welcomed the arrival of AidilFitri yesterday in moderation and with utmost gratitude and liveliness, the same for those who celebrated it in Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM).
UUM ONLINE: A total of 75 postgraduate students registered for the Master and Doctoral studies at the esteemed Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) for the 2016/2017 September academic session yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Bismillahirrahmanirrahim
Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh and Selamat Hari Raya Aidilfitri Kullu Am Wa Antum Bi-khair
Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar, Allahu Akbar, Walillahil Hamd
Let us, together, glorify Allah by chanting the takbir and the tahmid as a token of gratitude for having been given the strength of heart for the complete submission of the self in devotion till this day of triumph. This is in keeping with the decree of Allah, the Most Glorified, which states:
UUM ONLINE: A student of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Norshahirah Shahabuddin will represent Malaysia at the 1st. Asian University Women’s Softball Championship in Taichung, Taiwan from 23 to 28 August 2016.
UUM ONLINE: In this blessed month of Ramadan, the Women Association (Sutranita) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), in collaboration with EDC Hotel & Residence took the opportunity to share the joy and festive spirit with the less fortunate by hosting an Iftar ceremony for the orphans. The event was held at EDC Hotel & Residence recently.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur – UUM Vice-Chancellor, Col (K) Prof. Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak PSSTUDM attended the 35th Reserve Officer Training Unit (PALAPES) Royal Malaysian Airforce Commissioning Dinner Banquet at Wisma Perwira ATM yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) feted a total of 87 staff from various departments namely the Security Department, UUMIT, Islamic Centre, Department of Development and Maintenance (JPP) and EDC Hotel & Residence who would be working during Aidilfitri at a special ceremony held yesterday morning.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 100 lecturers and administrators from Institutions of Higher Education (IPT) around Malaysia received their Professional Entrepreneurship Certificates at a Certificate Presentation Ceremony recently. The event was held at EDC Hotels & Resorts, UUM, Sintok.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 30 June - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) in collaboration with the Ministry of Higher Education organised the CEO @ Faculty Programme with the Group Chief Human Capital Officer of Maybank, Nora Abdul Manaf. This programme aimed to aquaint students with the various aspects of human capital in the banking industry.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, August 21 - The International Conference on International Studies (ICIS) in 2016 is seen as a conference which has the potential to encourage young people to interact with others.
Today, 1st of July 2016, marks my first anniversary as an academician at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), the Northern University of Malaysia. Here are 10 things that I have learned about this university over the past one year.
UUM ONLINE: Malacca, 21 August – Following the success of the 1st. National Conference on Management and Communication (NCMC 2014), Universiti Utara Malaysia Kuala Lumpur (UUMKL) took another bold step forward by organising The 1st. International Conference on Management and Communication (ICMC 2016) at the historical city of Malacca.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur - Peranan khusus Jabatan Hal Ehwal Khas (JASA), Kementerian Komunikasi dan Multimedia Malaysia sebagai jentera kerajaan yang terlibat memberi input dan membina persepsi yang positif terhadap kerajaan memerlukan pegawai penggerak yang berpendidikan tinggi dan berwibawa untuk menjayakan strategi dan program-program yang telah dirangka.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 20 August – The Sixth International Conference On International Studies (ICIS) 2016 with the theme 'Emerging Contours of World Order: The Challenges Ahead’ offers an excellent avenue for the participants to explore and exchange scholarly views on contemporary issues around the world as well as presenting the best milieu to facilitate networking efforts among the institutions of higher education in the region.
UUM ONLINE: Naib Canselor, Prof Dato Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak menghadiri majlis berbuka puasa bersama pemimpin-pemimpin pelajar Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) di Kafeteria Pusat Islam, petang semalam.
UUM ONLINE: Langkawi, August 19 - The rapid growth of the Internet and information technology today has exposed the country to the risks of social maladies which would interfere with the psychology, unity and solidarity of the society.
UUM ONLINE: Two UUM golfers from Universiti Utara Malaysia National Golf Academy (UUMNGA) set another impressive record of achievements for successfully securing the 9th and 12th positions for the individual category at The World University Golf Championship (WUC) 2016. The tournament was hosted at the city of Brive-La-Gaillarde, France.
UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar – Yang Teramat Mulia Dato’ Seri DiRaja Tan Sri Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz Tuanku Abdul Halim Mu’adzam Shah, Tunku Panglima Besar Kedah (Member of Kedah Council of Regency) graciously granted an audience to UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak at the Office of the Sultanah Bahiyah Foundation (YSB), yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Zakat Fitrah (religious tithe) is a compulsory form of religious almsgiving that is prescribed to Muslims during Ramadan. The literal meaning of Zakat Fitrah is cleansing or purifying and the collected zakat fitrah will be used to help the poor and needy in making preparations to welcome Aidilfitri.