UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 15 February – To honour one of Malaysia's iconic world champion, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), in collaboration with ThreeSixty Management and UniTalent Sdn. Bhd. will produce a biographical film (biopic) on ‘Pocket Rocketman’, Azizulhasni Awang.
UUM ONLINE: 15 February - Persistent and assiduous efforts by the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak to bring Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) to the world stage has entitled him to become the recipient of the prestigious 2017 CEEMAN Champions Award For Institutional Management.
UUM ONLINE: 14 February - Centre for Testing, Measurement and Appraisal (CeTMA) lent a helping hand to the needy as it launched its CeTMA-Kindness Kitchen programme at the Foyer of the Sultanah Bahiyah Library, Universiti Utara Malaysia this morning.
UUM ONLINE: The Institution of Higher Learning (IHL) Golf Tournament Grand Final SUKIPT 2018 saw the golf team from Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) topped the event in full swing when it took home two gold medals, three silver medals and two bronze medals.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) golf contingent took home 2 Gold Medals, 3 Silver Medals and 2 Bronze Medals at the 2018 Institutions of Higher Learning Sports Championship (SUKIPT). The golf event was held at the Danau Golf Club, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM).
UUM ONLINE: Yuhan Satapo, a Bachelor of Islamic Finance and Banking student felt blessed to have surpassed though competition and be among 15 participants from Asia, along with another 78 participants from 14 countries worldwide to participate in the Global Project-Based Learning (GPBL) held at Shibaura Institute of Technology (SIT), Japan.
UUM ONLINE: 12 February - The Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation), Prof. Dr. Ayoib Che Ahmad continued his series of visits to UUM Press, another Centre of Responsibility (PTJ) under the purview of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 11 February - The last day of the National Higher Education Carnival 2018 (KPTN) Kedah State level which went on for two days at the UUM's ROTU Parade Ground, continued to be filled with visitors comprising secondary school students including Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) school leavers from around the country as early as 9 am.
UUM ONLINE: 11 February - The Vice-Chancellor of UUM, Prof. Dato’ Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak welcomed a courtesy visit from Datuk Mohamed Nizam Tun Abdul Razak at UUM Welcome Center this morning.
UUM ONLINE: 10 February - The two-day National Higher Education Carnival (KPTN) 2018 attracted more than 15,000 visitors comprising Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) and Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) school leavers wishing to pursue further studies. The carnival was held at UUM Palapes Parade Ground starting today.
UUM ONLINE: Putrajaya – UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak presented the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) initiatives to Redesign the Higher Education landscape at the Post-Cabinet Meeting of the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) recently.
UUM ONLINE: 19 March - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) U-Assist, Student Comprehensive Service Centre which facilitates students' day-to-day activities in receiving various services received a visit from a delegation from the Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM), Student Affairs Department (JHEP).
UUM ONLINE: 9 February - After having gone through various obstacles, the cadet officers of the Reserve Officer Training Unit (ROTU) from three public universities were honoured at the ROTU Cadet Officers Steadfast Night held at the Mu'adzam Shah Hall yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 19 March - The Manager's Coffee Restaurant celebrated its first anniversary and the substantial growth as well as the market acceptance of the brand have further strengthened the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) home-grown brand in the Food & Beverage (F&B) industry.
UUM ONLINE: Officers of the Malaysian Army (MA) Reserve Officer Training Unit (ROTU) braved the obstacles and difficulties without fail day in and day out to successfully complete the Northern Zone Malaysian Army ROTU Training Camp held at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), Sintok.
UUM ONLINE: The1 Malaysia UUM Perak Chapter Club, in collaboration with the Perak State Government, Perak Foundation and the Perak Student Consultative Council (MPMP) organised a Dinner Reception for Perak students in the Northern region to ensure that these students receive due assistance and not be neglected or left in the lurch if they ever encountered any problems throughout their studies.
UUM ONLINE: 7 February - The registration process for new postgraduate students of Awang Had Salleh Graduate School of Arts and Sciences (AHSGS) for the second semester of the 2017/2018 Session was held at the Foyer of the School of Computing (SoC) this morning.
UUM ONLINE: The problem of water shortage due to low water pressure in some rural areas is now a thing of the past with the production of rainwater harvesting systems specially designed by a team of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) researchers led by Sr. Dr. Mohd Nazaruddin Yusoff together with Prof. Dr. Rohana Yusof, Dr. Azlizan Talib, Za'im Ahmad and Dr. Hazeline Ayoup.
UUM ONLINE: 6 February - UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato’ Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received a courtesy visit from Prof. Dr. Jonathan A. Batten at the Visitors’ Lounge this morning.
UUM ONLINE: 15 March - With the rebranding of UUM's vehicle workshop to Grantt Garage, is seen as a viable way to provide customers with the best quality service at reasonable price offerings to customers especially to the staff and students of this University.
UUM ONLINE: 6 February - The Research and Innovation Management (RIMC) was the first Centre of Authority (PTJ) under the auspices of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) visited by Prof. Dr. Ayoib Che Ahmad, this morning.
UUM ONLINE: 15 March - UUM Press acknowledged the substantial efforts and support extended by the authors to further intensify the publication agenda by hosting the UUM Press Appreciation Ceremony at the EDC Hotels & Resorts, UUM yesterday.
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.
UUM ONLINE: The adverse impact of uncertainty on the global economic activity, coupled with the emergence of the Fourth Industrial Revolution that witnessed the transformation and radical advancement in the use of technology have led us to question the future of work and the new form of employment.
UUM ONLINE: 5 February - The graduates of the 2018 Executive Certificate were advised to equip themselves with new skills and knowledge in the face of the Fourth Industrial Revolution era (IR4.0).
UUM ONLINE: 14 March - Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak made a final inspection of the UUM Welfare Home for Orphans this afternoon before the home officially welcomes its residents.
UUM ONLINE: 4 February - The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak chaired the CoE Strategic Development and Achievement Committee Meeting (CoECM) No.1 / 2018 at the Senate Meeting Room, Chancellery this morning.
UUM ONLINE: The assessors from the ASEAN University Network (AUN) have completed the re-evaluation of the Bachelor of International Affairs Management with Honours (BIAM) programme.
UUM ONLINE: 4 February - Airforce volunteer of the Reserve Officers Training Corps (ROTU) were honoured at the Closing Ceremony of the Annual Public University Reserve Officer Training Unit (ROTU) Air Force Training Camp 2018 at the Muádzam Shah Hall, UUM yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) School of Economics, Finance and Banking (SEFB) organized the Energy-Stock Market Integration Seminar at the CAS Seminar Hall, featuring CIMB-UUM Chair Professor, Dr. Jonathan Batten as its distinguished speaker.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 31 January – Innumerable and significant contributions made by Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) to the Malaysia’s economy, specifically in education, has qualified UUM to receive the Malaysia Top Achiever Awards 2017 (MATA Awards) for the Industry Excellence in Education category.
UUM ONLINE: #KIT - Keeping in Touch with the Student Leaders in the Northern Region served as a platform to solve the present-day problems that inundate the students at institutions of higher education.
UUM ONLINE: Kuala Lumpur, 30 January - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) signed a Memorandum of Agreement (MoA) with the Multimedia Technology Enhancement Operations Sdn. Bhd. (METEOR) to develop a new financial system.
UUM ONLINE: 12 March - "The ranking of a university and the members of the staff are judged based on the quality of the research and publications produced by the university. For that reason, articles that have been published in high-impact journals can affect the position of a university in the international rankings," said Professor T C Melewar, Professor of Marketing and Strategy from the Middlesex University, London, United Kingdom.
UUM ONLINE: Dungun Golf & Country Club witnessed the feat of outstanding athletes from the UUM National Golf Academy (AGNUUM) when Sazanur Iman Salenin won the title for the Men’s Individual Gross category.
UUM ONLINE: 12 March - Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) received a visit from the ASEAN University Network (AUN) in conjunction with the review of the ASEAN University Network (AUN-QA) Assessment for the School of International Studies (SoIS) at the Senate Meeting Room, this morning.
UUM ONLINE: Muhammad Wafiyuddin Abdul Manaf put on his best performance and emerged as the best Malaysian golfer at the PGM Darulaman 2018 (ADT) 2018 Championship, held at Darulaman Golf & Country Club, Jitra, Kedah.
UUM ONLINE: 8 March - UUM is the first in the country to embark on collaborative ventures with university in New Cairo, Egypt by signing a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Future University in Egypt (FUE).
UUM ONLINE: 30 January - In a bid to help improve the level of English proficiency, the School of Languages, Civilization and Philosophy (SLCP) organized a Discourse Session with Prof. Dr. Zuraidah Mohd Don from the Department of English Language, Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, University of Malaya.
UUM ONLINE: 8 March - The Chairmen of the Board of Directors of the various Public Universities were honoured at a Dinner Banquet in conjunction with the Chairmen of the Board of Public Universities Council Meeting (MPLPU) at the Sri Angsana Hall, EDC Hotels & Resorts, UUM yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 30 January - The registration process for postgraduate students (Master's and Doctoral Degree programmes) at the Othman Yeop Abdullah Graduate School of Business (OYAGSB) for the second semester of the 2017/2018 Session proceeded smoothly, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 8 March - "The Head of Department at each school must first understand the strategy or the action plan in order to prepare their potential subjects to be placed in the QS University Rankings. This step will also facilitate the long-term planning for each department," said the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato’ Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak at the QS University Rankings by Subject, Action Plan Workshop.
UUM ONLINE: 28 January - UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received a courtesy visit from the delegation of the Malaysian Armed Forces at the Visitors’ Lounge, this morning.
UUM ONLINE: 7 March - A clean university, healthy campus community and zero-dengue were amongst the goals set out to be achieved in the UUM Zero AEDES 2018 Launching Ceremony at the MISC Student Residence yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: "Continue to serve without putting much thought into reaping rewards; work and seek knowledge because of Allah the Almighty, surely the yield would be different.
UUM ONLINE: 6 March - In order to embrace the rapidly-evolving world with complex challenges, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) has taken proactive stances by establishing strategic partnerships with various local and also international institutions. This includes the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with the Western Michigan University (WMU), a leading university in the United States.
UUM ONLINE: 25 January - "2017 was an impressive year because the university achieved scores of achievements and successes. Some of those successes were achieved much earlier than projected," said the Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak during the Vice-Chancellor’s Annual Address 2018 at the Mu'adzam Shah Hall, this morning.
UUM ONLINE: 6 March - With the intention of improving the teaching competency of Polytechnic and Community College lecturers, specifically in the logistics and transportation areas, UUM and The Chartered Institute of Logistics and Transport (CILT) organised a four-month Professional Qualification Examination (PQE), Advanced Diploma Programme which commenced in October 2017.
UUM ONLINE: 24 January - A total of 1,070 participants from six public universities called Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) home away from home for two weeks as they underwent the Annual Public University Reserve Officer Training Unit (ROTU) Air Force Training Camp 2018.
UUM ONLINE: 4 March - The Annual Quarterly Achievement (January-December) of the UUM Strategic Plan Phase 2 2017 was tabled at a meeting held at the Senate Meeting Room today.
UUM ONLINE: 24 January - As part of its collaborative efforts, the Atlantis Business School (ABS) from Mauritius made an official visit to UUM yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 4 March - In preparation for the upcoming EPAS (European Programme Accreditation System) audit evaluation that will take place in April 2018, Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA) will conduct the EPAS Mock Peer Review Team (PRT) from 5-7 March 2018.
UUM ONLINE: 23 January - In a bid to prevent employment accidents from taking place amongst workers, UUM through its School of Applied Psychology, Policy and Social Work (SAPSP) and the Social Security Organisation (SOCSO) sealed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) at the Visitors Lounge this afternoon.
UUM ONLINE: 1 March - As part of the efforts to secure the EPAS accreditation for the academic programmes, Tunku Puteri Intan Safinaz School of Accountancy (TISSA) initiated the TISSA-UUM EPAS Awareness Campaign this morning. The campaign was officiated by UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak at the Foyer of Sultanah Bahiyah Library, this morning.
UUM ONLINE: 23 January- UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received two courtesy visits from members of the delegation from three universities in China and the Malaysian Technology Development Corporation (MTDC) at the Visitors’ Lounge, today.
UUM ONLINE: The quality of postgraduate students of the University qualified UUM to achieve 4 Stars in the Malaysian Research Assessment (MyRA) for 2016.
UUM ONLINE: 23 January - Perak State Development Officer of the Perak Federal Development Office, Dato' Hasim Hasan made a courtesy call on UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak at the Seri Delima Room, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE: 28 February - "It is not a problem if you want to learn and use foreign languages but the Malay language is still the official language of our country and universities play an important role to strengthen and uphold the national language as the language of knowledge," stated Prof. Datuk Dr. Awang Sariyan, the Chair of Malay Studies of the Malaysian Government at Beijing Foreign Studies University in his speech during the Adjunct Professorial Lecture, at Seminar Hall A, UUM Convention Center, yesterday.
UUM ONLINE:22 January - Members of the UUM Academic Staff Association (PERSATU) were advised to work hand in hand with the management of the University to help make UUM become the Eminent Management University.
UUM ONLINE: Warm affection and strong bonds were unmistakably evinced among UUM campus community and the local community as they come together in the Setulus Hati community service programme held at Kg. Darat Mosque, Changlun recently.
UUM ONLINE:21 January, Alor Setar – UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak was among the prominent dignitaries present on the first day of the Investiture Ceremony, held in conjunction with the 76th Birthday Celebration of His Royal Highness the Sultan of Kedah, Tuanku Sallehuddin Ibni Almarhun Sultan Badlishah at the Anak Bukit Palace this morning.
Dato' Seri Vice- Chancellor attended the ceremony with his spouse, Datin Seri Norhayati Nazri.
Translated by Nur Ida Faradilla binti Aziz
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UUM ONLINE: 24 February - After a decade, the UUM Family Day 2018 was expected to be a platform to foster family ties amongst the University members of staff.
UUM ONLINE: A total of 50 educators from various Public Institutions of Higher Learning (PIHL) were presented with their respective certificates of "Training of Trainers" - Global E-Commerce Talent (GET) Series 1, a programme organized by the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) in collaboration with Alibaba Business School in support of entrepreneurship educators and enhancement of professional knowledge and practices in the field of global e-commerce.
UUM ONLINE: 21 February - Students who are pursuing university studies need to be individuals of calibre and able to multitask as they undergo important transformation throughout the course of study at UUM.
UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar, 17 January - A total of 52 staff from the Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) School of Law (SoL) and the Kedah State Court took part in the Friendship Bowling Tournament at Aman Bowl, Aman Central this afternoon.
UUM ONLINE: 20 February - The role of university alumni in making close connections with alumni outside the campus would indeed influence them to reconnect with their alma mater.
UUM ONLINE: 16 January - To enhance the quality of teaching of the various aspects of human rights issues, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) established a smart collaboration with the Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) at the Visitors Lounge, Chancellery this morning.
UUM ONLINE: Alor Setar, 20 February – The Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato' Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak was granted an audience with His Majesty Kebawah Duli Yang Maha Mulia Sultan Sallehuddin Ibni Almarhum Sultan Badlishah, the Sultan of Kedah cum UUM Chancellor at Anak Bukit Palace this morning.
UUM ONLINE: UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Dato’ Seri Dr. Mohamed Mustafa Ishak received a courtesy visit from Mr. Brian Wong, the Vice-President of Alibaba Group Limited. His visit was organised in conjunction with the six-day Training of Trainers Global E-Commerce Talent (GET) programme held at the EDC Hotels & Resorts, UUM.
UUM ONLINE: 20 February - A total of 955 students accepted the offer from Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) to enrol for the second semester of the 2017/2018 academic session which commences on 21 February 2018.
UUM ONLINE: UUM created history when it became the first university in Malaysia to conduct the Training of Trainers Global E-Commerce Talent (GET) in collaboration with the Alibaba Group China at EDC Hotels & Resorts, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) from 14 until 19 January.