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University of Nottingham celebrates over 300 graduates at a physical ceremony

The University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) celebrates more than 300 graduands from the Classes of 2021 and 2022. This marks the first physical graduation ceremony since the pandemic as the last ceremony was in February 2020. The physical graduation ceremonies were held on 26 and 27 February at UNM’s stunning campus, hosting graduands, loved ones …

Swapping The Rat Race for Social Change, MBA-Qualified NGO Leaders Upskill and Reskill Malaysian Youth

This year’s International Day of Education, celebrated on 24 January, is themed, “Changing Course, Transforming Education”. It appropriately shines a light on the importance of changing the way we learn and teach, essentially promoting an affinity for lifelong learning. S T Rubaneswaran, founder and CEO of accelerator platform, BEYOND4 and Natalie Tan, Head of Transformational …

University of Nottingham signs MOU with Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia

The University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) and Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia (NUMed) signed an MoU on 1 September 2021.  The MoU is designed to engender collaboration and mutual learning for the production of an Inter-professional Education (IPE) programme between the two Universities. The MoU was signed by UNM Vice Provost (Research and Knowledge Exchange) Professor …

Vice Chancellor’s Medal 2021

On 16 February 2022, the University of Nottingham Malaysia will be hosting a ceremony to present the Vice Chancellor’s Medal 2021 to five members of staff, 14 students and four teams. Every year the Vice Chancellor’s Medal is awarded to candidates from all three campuses who have had exceptional achievements in a particular field or …

UNM team makes it to the finals of the Young Entrepreneur Scheme competition

Team SCIONEO from the University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) made it to the finals of the Malaysian Young Entrepreneur Scheme (YES) 2021, in its inaugural year running in Malaysia, this innovative global competition was developed to raise awareness among early career researchers (ECRs) about how ideas can be commercialised. The team comprised Hina Kamal, PhD …

UNM PhD candidate awarded the 2021 Merdeka Award Grant for International Attachment

PhD candidate from the University of Nottingham Malaysia Jessica Ooi Sui Ying was selected as one of the recipients for the 2021 Merdeka Award Grant for International Attachment. The Merdeka Award Grant is designed for qualified and deserving Malaysians, between the ages of 22 and 35 to engage in short-term collaborative projects or programmes of up to three months, at …

Navigating the return to physical classrooms

The pandemic has undeniably impacted the teaching and learning experience in Malaysia and across the world, pushing all those in the academic industry to pivot and weather a new set of challenges in the transfer of knowledge remotely. Nonetheless, the classroom remains a space for self-discovery, expanding horizons and building friendships, and as we slowly …

University of Nottingham Malaysia signs MOU with MES Asia

University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding worth RM 1 million with MES Asia on 26 November 2021. MES Asia Sdn Bhd is a subsidiary company of MES Services Limited, providing the services of digital transformation with building information modelling, training courses, seminars, events and technical software platforms to meet the needs …

UNM Signs MoU With MCPG To Champion Vaccination Training Programme

The University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with national Community Pharmacy organisation, Malaysian Community Pharmacy Guild (MCPG) also known as Persatuan Farmasi Komuniti Malaysia, in anticipation of the “COVID-19 Vaccination Training Programme” organised by MCPG. Signed by Professor Andy Chan, Vice Provost of Research and Knowledge Exchange, on behalf of …

Virtual Summer School Programme for Indonesian University

A virtual summer school programme was hosted by UNM’s Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering (CEE) from 18 September to 9 October for 80 undergraduate students from Diponegoro University, Indonesia (UNDIP).  The participants were part of the World Class University Programme of UNDIP. The main theme of the summer school programme was “Challenges in Solving …