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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 …

Academic Society: Outstanding IEM Student

The IEM-UNMC Student Section was awarded ‘Outstanding IEM Student Section’ at the IEM-YES National Summit 2017 that was held in Miri, Sarawak from 20 – 23 July 2017. The event was organised by The Institution of Engineers Malaysia Young Engineers Section (YES). Representatives from The University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNMC) were Alvin Chiew Jing Jie …

Summer Graduation of 2017!

Graduation day is the day which, for many students and I, after three or four years, marks the end of a chapter, and lets us look forward to starting a new chapter that will offer new challenges. While the student journey has its challenges, ranging from academic to personal problems, those challenging experiences undoubtedly have …

Riot Games: Student Ambassador

Students from the University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNMC) participated in the Riot Games Student Ambassador program that was held this year of 2017. The professional gaming scene demands a large amount of skill, effort, discipline and dedication for the professionals to stay relevant in the industry. However, regardless of the requirements, the gaming industry has …

Changing Minds Through Mindset

The Interdisciplinary Centre for Environmental Studies or Mindset is situated at the University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) and is a research centre that focuses on environmental studies. Mindset’s purpose is to conduct, facilitate, and inspire interdisciplinary research on environmental issues. Aptly named Mindset, with the aid of social science, their aim is to change …