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Final year research project: Educational visit to palm oil mill industry

This blog post is a recount of final year students: Nurul Asyikin Mohd Najib, Farah Amira Mohammad Lanan, Isabelle Tay Sui Kim, Khoo Miinyi, Vasanthi Sethu, Anurita Selvarajoo and Senthil Kumar Arumugasamy on their final year research project. In recent years, the palm oil plantation has expanded its area up to 1.3 % and reached …

Fatharani Taqisa Nadhira shares her experience at the School of Economics

Class of 2019 Fatharani Taqisa Nadhira from the School of Economics shares her student experience as at the University of Nottingham Malaysia. Q: How did you discover about studying at Nottingham Malaysia? How is your experience living in Malaysia and studying at university? A: I have always wanted to study at a British university. However, …

Student shares experience at the School of Economics

Class of 2019 Abirami Naidu from the School of Economics shares her student experience as at the University of Nottingham Malaysia. Q: How did you discover about studying at Nottingham Malaysia? How is your experience living in Malaysia and studying at university? A: Economics is a subject I have always been interested in ever since …

Staff Oscars 2019

A great end to the Student Association Annual Ball of 18/19 was highlighted by the Staff Oscars 2019 where our staff was shown appreciation through various awards ranging from the Lifetime Achievement Award to the Best Student Support Staff.  The annual University Staff Oscars are an opportunity for University staff who have inspired and continue …

The undervalued realm

“The Muda River used to be crystal clear, and many beautiful stones could be seen.” A boatman of the Muda River, Pak Din reminisced during a sharing session with journalists who had an advocacy visit to the Ulu Muda Forest Reserve, “Yet, frequent logging activities have sedimented and shallowed the riverbed, and turned the domestic …

Assistant professor bags Teaching and Learning Fund

Assistant Professor Sharon Romeo from the Foundation in Science Department was awarded the University of Nottingham’s Teaching and Learning Fund. The win entitled Romeo to an all-expense-paid trip to the UK for a Teaching and Learning Conference, which took place on 3 May 2019 in the University Park Campus. Romeo and her colleagues – Dr …

Libraries of the future

For decades, the library has been an integral part of learning institutions. Over the years, and with the rapid growth of digitalisation, libraries have evolved to meets the needs of students and lecturers. But what makes a good library and does it still maintain its primary function as a resource centre? Library Services Manager at …

International Women’s Day

As part of a number of different events taking place throughout the global campuses of the University of Nottingham to celebrate International Women’s Day on Friday 8 March, senior leaders with responsibility for Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) at the UK, Malaysia and Ningbo have worked together to support a digital project to celebrate inspirational women …

Startup Weekend Challenge 2019

The recent Startup Weekend Challange 2019 was held last month for a period of 3 days. The aim of the event was to provide people with as much knowledge and exposure so that at the end of the workshop, participants could discover the next steps they needed to take on their road to success with …

Autumn Exchange to Ningbo China

Current year 2 student Charmaine Phong from the School of Economics responds to a few questions and shares her semester exchange at the University of Nottingham China. When did you go for your exchange?  Why the particular option, amongst others? I exchanged to the Ningbo campus in 2018 during the Autumn semester. I decided to do an …