W3C | Feedback | Site Map | FAQs | Support   redgreenblue  Facebook Youtube Twitter 

Quick Link

SEMAKAN-KEPUTUSAN-KEMASUKAN-DIP-A172 2 Convo 30th-BI copy

Golden Key International Honour Society

A TRULY GOLDEN DAY

Wednesday 7th of November 2012 was pretty special, both for UUM and CIAC. In a ceremony held at the Convention Centre,  38 students received their certificates of membership to Golden Key International Honour Society (GKIHS).

GKHIS  is an international not-for-profit organisation that recognises and rewards academic achievement at over 400 universities around the world. Its mission is to enable members to realise their potential through the advancement of academics, leadership and service. Membership comprises academic achievers, and only the top 15% of students and graduates are eligible.


And so it was that on this day, CIAC helped to celebrate the induction of 38 students who had chosen to join GKIHS. Their decision indeed is a wise one and reflective of their intuition and foresight of the benefits that GKIHS can bring.

Golden Key  supports academic excellence by recognising academic achievement, providing scholarships, and rewarding members with benefits through the Society?s website, partner organisations and on-campus initiatives. More than USD 1,000,000 annually in scholarships and awards are available to its members along with a variety of other opportunities. There are also great networking and leadership opportunities at regional and international conferences as well as the various chapter activities, such as community service initiatives.

Members have access to a host of personal and professional development opportunities provided by Golden Key and partner organisations including the Golden Key Careers Library (powered by Vault), the Golden Key financial literacy training, and many more.

The Director of CIAC, Associate Professor Dr. Hijattulah Abdul Jabbar, representing the Deputy Vice Chancellor (Student Affairs & Alumni) in his speech, congratulated the students and hoped that they would keep abreast with Golden Key and the host of opportunities the society avails. Ms. Eliza Abbas, the representative for Golden Key (Malaysia Chapter) hoped that more students in the top 15% category would join and enticed the current members to spread the word around. Ms Padmini Pillai, Golden Key Advisor for UUM read the charge after all the new members had been inducted. Several senior staff also attended this ceremony which ended with light refreshments.

It was a delight for CIAC to meet the cr?me de la cr?me of UUM.

 

Centre For International Affairs & Cooperation (CIAC)

Universiti Utara Malaysia

06010 UUM Sintok

Kedah Darul Aman

Tel: 04-928 4101/4105/4108

Fax: 04-928 4102

Email: ciac@uum.edu.my

UUM DIANUGERAHKAN PIALA CIPTA ANJURAN MOSTI

UUM ONLINE: Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) telah berjaya  memenangi Anugerah CIPTA anjuran Kementerian Sains ,Teknologi dan Inovasi (MOSTI) melalui program Anugerah Inovasi Negara (AIN) 2012 bersempena Persidangan dan Pameran Inovasi Kebangsaan (NICE-National Innovation Conference and Exhibition) 2012, World Innovation Forum Kuala Lumpur, BioMalaysia dan Nano Malaysia Summit yang berlangsung di Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre pada 5 hingga 7 November 2012.

Dengan kejayaan ini, dua pelajar College of Business (UUM COB) iaitu Brian Law Chi Sin dan Darren Lee Boo Lye  telah berjaya membawa pulang hadiah berupa  wang tunai sebanyak RM15 ribu beserta piala dan sijil. Kemenangan ini diperolehi hasil rekacipta yang bertajuk ?coin management system ?.

Anugerah CIPTA bagi kategori universiti merupakan satu program yang dipanggil Makeweekend diperkenalkan untuk mencari minda muda yang terbaik  dan inovatif dan bercirikan keusahawanan di Malaysia dimana pasukan belia bersaing untuk membina prototaip produk yang paling inovatif, perkhidmatan, atau inisiatif sosial.

Naib Canselor UUM, Profesor Datuk Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak semasa diminta mengulas kejayaan ini  berkata, UUM amat berbangga dengan pencapaian ini dan memerlukan ramai lagi mahasiswa untuk menghasilkan idea dan inovasi seperti ini.

?Kita memerlukan ramai lagi mahasiswa untuk menghasilkan idea dan inovasi seperti ini dan menjadi juara dalam apa jua pertandingan.

?Ini kerana kita yakin hasilnya nanti memberi kesan dan faedah yang baik untuk negara dan sekali gus dapat mengangkat martabat UUM di persada nasional dan antarabangsa,? katanya.

Tambah beliau, kejayaan ini amat penting bagi UUM kerana melalui pencapaian ini, maka kita akan dapat membuktikan kepada pihak luar bahawa mahasiswa UUM sentiasa gigih berusaha menjana idea dan kreativiti untuk menghasilkan produk yang boleh memberi manfaat kepada masyarakat dan negara.

?Kita perlu membina semangat inovasi dalam setiap lapisan masyarakat, bermula dengan generasi muda khususnya mahasiswa untuk menjana ilmu bagi menggerakkan transformasi negara, dan ini amat  penting selaras dengan usaha untuk mempastikan negara ini terus meningkat maju pada masa depan,? tambah beliau lagi.

Katanya lagi, UUM sentiasa memberi sokongan kepada semua mahasiswa untuk menghasilkan penciptaan produk?produk terbaru melalui penyelidikan yang dilaksanakan bersama tenaga akademik Universiti. Usaha ini adalah selari dengan matlamat UUM untuk mencapai status Universiti Penyelidikan dalam bidang Sains Sosial menjelang tahun 2013 seperti sasaran yang ditetapkan oleh Universiti ini.

Visitor