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: The Institute of Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad’s Thoughts (IPDM) received an allocation amounting to RM44, 422 from the National Unity and Integration Department (JPNIN) through the Institute for National Integration Studies and Training (IKLIN) to conduct a study entitled "Kajian Keberkesanan Aktiviti Rukun Tetangga dalam Meningkatkan Perhubungan dan Perpaduan Masyarakat".
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: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), through its School of Law (SoL), continues to expand its international collaborative efforts by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Prince of Songkla University (PSU), Thailand. The signing ceremony was held at COLGIS meeting room, recently.
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: Bagi menarik lebih ramai pelancong ke UUM, bukan sahaja menonjolkan suasana persekitaran indah dan menarik serta kemudahan yang terdapat di universiti ini, sebaliknya universiti juga di saran menjadikan kakitangan yang cemerlang sebagai salah satu tarikan UUM, bersesuaian dengan Discover UUM yang berlangsung pada tahun ini.
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 School of Law (SoL) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) celebrates another proud moment when the school obtained the recognition from the Malaysian Legal Profession Qualifying Board (LPQB) for the Bachelor of Law, LLB (Hons.) programme. This significant achievement serves as a positive catalyst for the SoL.
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: Outstanding student athletes were bestowed prestigious awards, after several excellent performances at any games, at the Malaysian Universities Sports Council (MASUM) Sportsman 2015 Award Ceremony, held at the Mu'adzam Shah Hall, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), recently.
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: There have been many studies conducted that have contributed in many ways, especially in the field of quantitative. However, with the proliferation of knowledge, qualitative research culture also needs to be emphasized to ensure a balance between the two.
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: Malaysian students are expected to not only be highly knowledgeable in whatever courses they take but also uphold good moral values in their daily lives. Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) aspires to produce holistic graduates with entrepreneurial and balanced skills as stated in the latest Malaysian Education Blueprint (Higher Education).
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: A total of 188 students registered as new students of the Foundation Studies in Management for the 2016/2017 academic session recently.
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: As a university that specialises in management and business education, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) strives to position itself to be the best in the field and so far, the university is on the right track to achieve this goal. Nevertheless, the university does not disregard other areas of academic disciplines.
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: The president and Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of Malaysia Building Society Berhad (MBSB), Dato' Ahmad Zaini Othman shared his invaluable experiences in the banking industry with the students of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM). This programme is part of the CEO@Faculty Programme 2016.
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: Punting refers to boating in a punt. The punt is a long, narrow and flat-bottomed boat with a square-cut bow and straight sides, designed for use in shallow waters. The punt is made of white pine, white cedar or cypress wood.
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: Exemplary performance in various activities carried out by the students and student bodies of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) as well as profound success and achievements attained by the students have certainly brought great honour to UUM.
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: Masyarakat di sekitar Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) termasuk di Changlun dan Sintok kini boleh mengakses internet secara percuma selepas UUM menawarkan perkhidmatan itu sebagai projek Tanggungjawab Sosial Korporatnya (CSR).
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: The Time Circle that stands majestically at the main entrance of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) is the latest UUM landmark which is set to awe visitors to the University.
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: In keeping with Discover Kedah 2016 programme, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) has initiated a momentous programme aptly called Discover UUM 2016. This initiative promotes the rich and scenic beauty of UUM campus, which is also home to an assortment of precious and exotic flora and fauna.
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: The Global Brands Magazine, among the most recognised branding award in the world, recently announced Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) as the winner of the Best Eminent Management University in Malaysia for the Education category for this year.
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: To further develop skills in negotiation, a total of 32 members of staff of the Social Welfare Department (SWD) nationwide, converged at the EDC Hotel and Residence to attend the Winning Negotiation Techniques for Executive and Leadership on Case Management courses which began yesterday.
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: Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak had a meeting with participants of Entrepreneurship and Innovation Premier Training programme, a joint programme organised by the Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB), UUM and the Cambridge Judge Business School at the Istana Hotel, Kuala Lumpur, recently.
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: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak went for a walkabout at the refurbished Varsity Mall to take a look at the progress of the renovation work 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.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) celebrates another set of impressive achievement when a total of fifteen (15) research and innovation (R&D) products won various medals at the 27th International Invention, Innovation & Technology Exhibition (ITEX’16). The exhibition was held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre (KLCC) on 12 – 14 May 2016.
UUM ONLINE: Lady Luck was surely smiling upon a second semester student of the Bachelor of Islamic Banking and Finance, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Islamic Business School (IBS) when she was chosen to undergo a youth leadership training programme in Pennsylvania, United States of America.
UUM ONLINE: The golf contingent of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) consists of 16 players, aims to keep momentum going at the Malaysian Public University Golf Championship 2016. It is organised by Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) and will be held on 22 – 23 May 2016 at the Palm Resort Golf and Country Club, Johor Bahru.
UUM ONLINE: Putrajaya - Sejumlah 50 orang anak yatim Rumah Pengasih Warga Prihatin telah diraikan dalam suatu Majlis Berbuka Puasa Bersama Selebriti di Hotel Pullman Putrajaya Lakeside.
UUM ONLINE: Prominent journalist and veteran corporate figure Tan Sri Johan Jaaffar launched the SMMTC Week 2016 a programme organised by the School of Multimedia Technology and Communication (SMMTC), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) at the SMMTC Seminar Hall yesterday morning.
UUM ONLINE: Muslims are celebrating another month of Ramadan with elation and excitement. They, once again, feel the joy of receiving this month of Allah’s mercy and blessing, for which they have yearned after another year. Ramadan also educates Muslims’ hearts and nafs (soul or consciousness).
UUM ONLINE: A total of 500 Discover UUM Volunteers, which comprise of university students, offer their services to assist in overseeing Discover UUM 2016 programme.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) continues its ascent in the QS University Rankings: Asia 2016 when it clinched the 137th position in this year’s ranking.
UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar – The Women Association (Sutranita) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) took the initiative to host a brilliant workshop called Bengkel Keterampilan Wanita Anggun dan Profesional at the Regency Hotel this morning. The workshop was hosted with the pure intention to boost the self-confidence of professional career women.
UUM ONLINE: Rapid transformation in the digital era has resulted in the increased use of digital application in education. This is seen as an effective method to improve and facilitate the academic performance of weak students compared to the conventional teaching and learning approaches.
UUM ONLINE: A doctoral student from Universiti Sains Malaysia’s (USM) Centre for Drugs Research, Ms. Nur Azzalia Kamaruzaman, 28, bagged a cash prize of 1000 Euros and a trophy when she won the 'Best of the Best' for her thesis entitled ‘B- Carboline: A New Reality for Leukaemia’ at the 2016 National Level 3 Minute Thesis (3MT) held at the Seminar A Hall, UUM Convention Centre yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Four of Universiti Utara Malaysia National Golf Academy (UUMNGA) athletes were recently selected to represent the country at the 16th World University Golf Championships (WUC), to be held from on 23 to 26 June in Brive-La-Gaillarde, France.
UUM ONLINE: The Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Prof. Dato’ Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak paid a working visit to the Islamic Business School (IBS), College of Business (COB) recently.
UUM ONLINE: A total of six academic staff members of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) received their appointment letters as Deputy Deans and Head of Departments in a ceremony this morning.
UUM ONLINE: Canadians expect their government to be a leader in the human rights field by reflecting and promoting Canadian values as well as cultural diversity on the international stage.
UUM ONLINE: Changlun – A freak storm that lashed recently has caused severe damages to the roof of several houses in Kampung Changkat Setul.
UUM ONLINE: Langkawi: A total of 96 Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) key office bearers attended the three-day UUM Key Office Bearer Course jointly organised by the UUM Registrar and the Chancellery at the National Civics Bureau (BTN), Langkawi branch beginning 3 May.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 60 participants attended the two-day 2016 eEntrepreneur Training Workshop organised by the Malaysian Digital Economic Corporation (MDEC) in collaboration with Uniutama Education and Consultancy Sdn Bhd (UECSB) beginning 8 June at the Computer Lab 1, School of Computing (SoC).
UUM ONLINE: Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received an invitation to deliver a lecture on the implementation of the green concept and the balance between green forest with development of the university at The 2nd International Workshop on UI GreenMetric in Depok, Jakarta, Indonesia, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), through Centre for University-Industry Collaboration (CUIC), continues to expand its international collaborative efforts by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Suranaree University of Technology (SUT), Thailand, recently.
UUM ONLINE: For the first time, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) National Golf Academy (UUMNGA) and the Kedah Junior Golf Committee in collaboration with the Kedah State Education Department, and the Darulaman Golf Association as well as the Kedah State Sports Council organised the Kedah Junior Circuit Golf Tournament Series 1 on April 28 at the UUM Golf and Recreation Club.
UUM ONLINE: The Halal industry has been on the rise and is fast emerging due to the high demand from the global community. Realising the potential and impact of the Halal industry on the economic growth, the government strived to position Malaysia to become the global Halal hub.
UUM ONLINE: Pure joy and gratitude are clearly evinced in the eyes of the visitors at UUM Free Bazaar event, held in conjunction with Discover UUM 2016 at the Islamic Centre recently.
UUM ONLINE: The construction of the new golf course in Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) is a form of initial investment which will in turn generate wealth for UUM.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 142 students of Foundation Studies in Management Centre of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Session 2015/2016 completed their courses and were treated to a night of good food at the appreciation dinner at EDC-Hotel & Residences, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) hosted the first meeting of the 8th Asia-Pacific University - Community Engagement Network (APUCEN) Regional Council Meeting at the Senate Meeting Room yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: The four-day TISSA-UUM Carnival held in conjunction with the rebranding ceremony of the School of Accounting (SoA) to the Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA) closed its curtain with a grand dinner reception, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Good and positive response to the Winning Negotiation Techniques for Executive & Leadership on Case Management Courses from the members of staff of the Social Welfare Department (JKM) has led to the implementation of the second series of the course, recently.
UUM ONLINE: Assalamualaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh.
1Malaysia Greetings and Happy Labour Day 2016.
Labour Day, which is celebrated on May 1 every year in Malaysia and elsewhere in the world, is a day replete with significance. The celebration of this day is proof that the contribution of workers, which powers the turbines of industry and activates the myriad economic networks in a nation, has been accorded the recognition it rightly deserves. The involvement of every worker in this immense cycle of economic activity enables each to complement the other regardless of the job, rank, or position they hold within an organisation.
UUM ONLINE: Assalamu’alaikum Warahmatullahi Wabarakatuh
Alhamdulillah, all praise and gratitude go to the One True God because it is by His leave that Muslims the world over, including Malaysia, have been granted the opportunity to celebrate the advent of the holiest month in the Islamic calendar, Blessed Ramadan 1437H, with jubilance and heartfelt conviction.
UUM ONLINE: Dato' Siti Nurhaliza, one of Malaysia’s most iconic popstar and also an entrepreneur with her own line of beauty products called SimplySiti shared her business experiences with Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) denizens at Mu'adzam Shah Hall recently.
UUM ONLINE: The serene beauty of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) campus, abundant with green landscape and home to a vast assemblage of flora and fauna caught the attention of local and international visitors who visited the campus.
UUM ONLINE: Subang - The Honourable Chief of the Royal Malaysian Air Force(RMAF), General Tan Sri Dato' Sri Hj Roslan Saad honoured the honorary RMAF commissioned officers at the Subang RMAF base recently.
UUM ONLINE: More than 100 participants took part in the Innovative Research, Invention and Application (I-RIA) 2016, a two-day expo organised by the School of Computing (SoC), Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM).
UUM ONLINE: Malaysian pop queen, Dato' Siti Nurhaliza is set to dazzle the audience at Setulus Amal Night organised by Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA) in conjunction with the Discover UUM: TISSA-UUM Carnival at Mu’adzam Shah Hall.
UUM ONLINE: May 31, 2016 – The time has come for Malaysia Examinations Council (MEC) to review its workings and make necessary changes in accordance with the passage of time in order to strengthen its position as the country's largest examination body.
UUM ONLINE: For the first time, the Synergy Beyond Boundaries Forum - Leadership Management Today, Issues and Challenges, a joint effort between Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) and the Inland Revenue Board (IRB) was conducted at the Seminar Hall, UUM Islamic Centre.
UUM ONLINE: The New Student Oath Taking ceremony attended by 188 new students of Foundation Studies in Management, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), for the 2016/2017 academic session was held at the Seminar Hall A, Convention Complex, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: The exit interview and Q & A session with UUM Vice-Chancellor and Deputy Vice-Chancellors concluded the Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business (AACSB) Peer Review Team (PRT) four-day visit which commenced on 24 April 2016.
UUM ONLINE: Two teams of researchers from the Institute of Tun Dr. Mahathir Mohamad’s Thoughts (IPDM) Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), led by the Director of IPDM, Dr. Ahmad Zaharuddin Sani Ahmad Sabri won gold and bronze medals at the International Invention and Innovative Competition (InIIC) 2016. The event was held in Port Dickson, Negeri Sembilan.
UUM ONLINE: In conjunction with the proclamation ceremony of Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA), TISSA-UUM hosted the TISSA-UUM Carnival as part of Discover UUM 2016 event.