FRIDAY, 27 JUNE – Science Foundation graduates produced every year are the connector to the goals of science education that emphasises on efforts towards a literate society and to acculturate science in every dimension of life.
Vice-Chancellor, Prof. Datuk Dr. Mohd Harun Abdullah said the science foundation graduates who were successful in completing their studies for a year were contributing to the increase in science and technology graduates each year, thus becoming the catalyst to the aspiration of being a developed nation towards vision 2020.
“Excellent values should be illustrated in any field that you endeavour through your personality and interaction with the community.
“I hope with the knowledge and experience that you have reaped while being a student of the Science Foundation course would be applied in your everyday life,” he said. His speech was read by his representative, the Dean of the Faculty of Science and Natural Resources, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Baba Musta during the 4th Certificate Presentation Ceremony at Dewan Resital (Recital Hall).
He added that students should continue to instill their interest in science and technology as well as committed to be part of the driving force towards achieving national goals.
A total of 241 UMS Science Foundation students received their certificate as a mark of completion to their one-year course. Fatir Fath Muhammad Iskandar was declared the recipient of the Vice-Chancellor Award, whilst Rihatul Wardah Mohd Iswan received the Director’s Award in recognition of their achievements. – MA (fl)
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