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UNM academics and staff donate computers to the B40 community

Dr Khoo Teng Jin from the University of Nottingham Malaysia’s (UNM) Faculty of Science and Engineering, together with his colleagues Ioannes Tang Yu Hoe, Tew Peng Kooi and Vivi Lim and her team from UNM’s IT department initiated a computer donation drive to for various B40 families throughout the state of Selangor. The computers that …

UNM student wins Research Prize in Polymer and Materials Science

University of Nottingham Malaysia’s (UNM) Apurav Krishna Koyande has been selected by the Council of the Institut Kimia Malaysia (IKM) to receive the IKM Research Prize in Polymer and Materials Science 2021. Apurav is the first student from UNM to be given this award, which carries a cash prize of RM1,000. The award and certificate …

UNM SEEN’s competition announces winners

The University of Nottingham Malaysia’s Sustainable Environmental Education Network (SEEN) organised an online competition between 13 October and 22 October. The winners of this year’s Floratography Competition were Daphne Chew Yee Tong, Foundation in Business and Management; Elena Chua Mae, Year 2 Chemical and Environmental Engineering; and Dhiveaysheon Sivakumar, Foundation in Engineering. For this competition, …

All women winners for Jan Atkin Prize 2021

The University of Nottingham Malaysia recently announced a list of all-women recipients for The Jan Atkin Prize 2021. The Prize was established by Emeritus Professor Brian Atkin, who was CEO of the University of Nottingham Malaysia from 2003 to 2008, in memory of his late wife Jan. This prize aims to award worthy students who …

Introduction: New Student Writer

Some of you may already know Dr Yap Kian Lim. He is a civil engineering graduate and an alumnus. He is also one of our recent graduates, having graduated in August 2021 with a PhD in civil engineering. He joined us on 8 September, replacing Fathima Shamra Mohamed Rifai (Shamra), who had moved to write …

FASS academics publish books

University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) academics have published books showcasing their expertise. Dr Melissa Yoong and Dr Sumit Mandal published their books titled Professional Discourses, Gender & Identity in Women’s Media and Becoming Arab: Creole Histories and Modern Identity in the Malay World. Professional Discourses, Gender & Identity in Women’s Media (Palgrave, 2020) Authored by …

Working while you are studying

It is quite common that we desire something or the other at any one time. We either work or we study as part of us probably still believes that if we did full-time studies, we should never bother exploring any job opportunities. In my experience, both as a staff and student at the University, and …

My experience as a student helper

My position as a student helper began in November of 2020. As I had some free time on my hands, I thought it would be best for me to gain some work experience and get paid at the same time. So on a whim, I responded to the Careers Office’s email on the opening for …

School of Education Graduation Awards Night

Two of us were proud graduands at the School of Education’s (SoE) annual Awards and Graduation Night which was held on Saturday 3 July. It was an apt theme of Masquerade which the organising team was inspired to include to put a fresh and celebration mode on the medical masks we have grown accustomed to …

Lord Dearing Awards 2020/2021 winners from University of Nottingham Malaysia

University of Nottingham Malaysia (UNM) announces the Lord Dearing Awards recipients for 2020/2021 for their outstanding contribution in enhancing the student learning experience. A total of nine recipients from the individual category and one recipient from the group category were announced. Winners from the individual category are as follows: Professor Ong Fon Sim, Vice-Provost (Teaching …