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Vice-Chancellor’s Medal 2017

The Vice-Chancellor’s Medal is awarded for exceptional achievement by staff or students in a particular area to advancing equality, diversity, and inclusion in university life. For instance, exceptional achievement by staff or students who have enhanced the reputation of the University of Nottingham, creating a noticeably positive impact on students, staff or the local community, …

Academic nominated for ASEAN-US Science Prize for Women

The University of Nottingham Malaysia’s (UNMC) academic Professor Chong Mei Fong was nominated for the ASEAN-US Science Prize for Women 2017. Professor Chong from the Faculty of Engineering nomination was the result of her research which aimed to provide a safer workplace while solving the pollution problems in ASEAN countries with rapid urbanisation which involved in the …

Jan Atkin Student Prize 2017

The Jan Atkin Prize was established by Emeritus Professor Brian Atkin, the former CEO and Provost of the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC). The award was established in memory of his late wife Jan Atkin where a prize of RM5,000 is awarded at the end of the academic year to three winners. The Jan …

Winners for Support Poster Competition

Biosciences Postgraduate research (PGR) students from the Faculty of Science (FoS) recently won two prizes at the student conference support poster competition on 15 September 2017 that was hosted and held at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC). The competition was not open to other universities, nevertheless, it provided a platform for FOS postgraduate …

Summer Intern Farewell Lunch

The end of the 2017 summer holidays also meant the end of another successful year for the Summer Internship Programme organised by the Careers Advisory Service (CAS) office. It was the time for all students who took part in the programme to gather and give short presentations on their three-month journey, not only to share …

International High School Summer Programme

Every year the International Office (IO) organises an International High School Summer Programme (IHSSP) where high school students from all over the world have the opportunity to experience the different subject areas that the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) has to offer, such as business, engineering, and the sciences. Classes are taught by experienced …

Voices 2: Can Malaysia Win Gold?

On 27 July 2017, the School of Media, Languages and Cultures (SMLC) hosted the second session of the Voices seminar for 2017 titled ‘Can Malaysia Win Gold?’ at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC). Former badminton player Wong Choong Hann, runner and athletics coach S. Muthiah, the ‘Flying Doctor’ Tan Sri Dr. Jegathesan were …

Academic Represents Scientific Community in National Vision

Head of Business Engagement & Innovation Services (BEIS) Professor Denny Ng, who is also an active researcher at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC), is among 22 representatives from the community of scientific researchers in the Roundtable Dialogue with YAB Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Tun Razak on ‘Transformasi Nasional 2050’ (TN50).  TN50 is …

Collaboration with Industry: From Tree to Tea

Since 2014, the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) has been collaborating with Gaharu Technologies to explore the possible benefits of the Gaharu plants.  Founded in October 2008, the company undertakes intensive cultivation of Gaharu-producing Aquilaria plants on a commercial scale. Gaharu, agarwood, eaglewood, aloeswood are just a few of the names for the resinous, …

Study at University of Nottingham Malaysia!

Search for the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) online and you would get a barrage of information on the courses offered, fun facts about the environment the University is situated in, the famous alumni, the first class facilities and much more. As such, this post will also add to the topic of why you …