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Graduate School Reward Scheme: New Merchandise

We are pleased to announce the arrival of our exclusive commemorative merchandise, up for redemption! It is an executive jacket in commemoration of the Graduate School 10th anniversary at Malaysia Campus. For this commemorative item, you will need to exchange it with two completed reward cards. So hurry, exchange your cards now as stocks are limited! 10th Anniversary Your potential, our …

Photograph that tells your postgraduate experience

A photograph can speak a thousand words Have you ever seen a photo that completely puts things into perspective and greatly impacts you? Yes, photos are powerful and sometimes, they don’t just speak words, they tell the entire story. I’m sure you are well aware of the power photos have over the human mind and …

Graduate School Bulletin, November 2018

Issue 06/18 (11) This bulletin provides monthly updates on upcoming events and activities by the Graduate School. Training Courses Researcher Development Programme (RDP) We are offering the following training courses in November. Date Time Course 2 November 2018 10am – 12noon Using Posters to Communicate Research 5 November 2018 10am – 3pm Presentation Skills 7 …

Coffee & Cake Session 6/2018

The sixth and final Coffee and Cake session for this year was held on 26 October 2018. It was a casual session where postgraduate students from across all three faculties met and established rapport with one another whilst enjoying coffee and cakes. It was also a good platform for postgraduate students to temporarily get away …

Tweeting Soundbites from University of Nottingham Malaysia papers

This post in contributed by Professor Graham Kendall (Pro Vice Chancellor, University of Nottingham | Provost and CEO, University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus | Professor of Computer Science). It is not enough to write a scientific paper, you also want it to be read and be cited. In this age of social media, promoting your …

Postgraduate Welcome Programme 2018

Our annual welcome event for all new and returning postgraduate students was held on 1 October 2018. The Postgraduate Welcome Programme featured a series of introductory presentations as well as social and educational activities, aimed to get the new postgraduate students started with their postgraduate life at the University and subsequently develop their network of …

A Session with Supervisors

What are the expectations of postgraduate research supervisors? This was the question we delved into during a session with supervisors held on 1 October 2018. The session was organised as part of the Postgraduate Welcome Programme for new postgraduate students. The panel of supervisors was made up of experienced PhD supervisors which included Professor Nashiru …

U21 3MT® People’s Choice – VOTING NOW OPEN!

This is posted on behalf of Dr Jiin Woei Lee, Research Training Development Manager. The Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) is a competition where PhD students are tasked to talk about their research in no more than 3 minutes to a non-research audience. Every year we hold a local round at each campus. The winner competes against …

SWIRL – So What’s It Really Like?

We had organised another round of SWIRL (So What’s It Really Like?) session on 1 October 2018 as part of the Postgraduate Welcome Programme. The informal sharing session and forum was aimed for new postgraduate students to find out about life at the University of Nottingham Malaysia from a panel of three senior postgraduate students. The …

Graduate School Newsletter, October 2018

Nucleus Issue 04/18 (32) This newsletter provides quarterly updates on recent events and activities by the Graduate School. Highlights Three Minute Thesis Competition (3MT®) First developed by the University of Queensland in 2008, the 3MT® competition challenges research students to communicate the significance of their projects to a non-specialist audience in just three minutes. We …