FRIDAY, 27 FEBRUARY
– A total of 200 new postgraduate students of Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) enrolled in the various programmes offered at the 2014/2015 Semester 2 Session.
According to Senior Assistant Registrar of Centre for Postgraduate Studies UMS, Alna Tugon said the postgraduate students then underwent the University Briefing and Methodology Course in preparation of facing life as a postgraduate student.
She said, it was an important moment for the new students towards embarking on the lifelong learning culture regardless of age and rank.
Meanwhile, Deputy Dean (Academic and International) Centre for Postgraduate Studies, Associate Professor Dr. Patricia Matanjun also welcomed the new UMS postgraduate students.
She said, in line with the Vice-Chancellor’s Message 2015 themed ‘Transform Our Minds, Uplift the Performance of the University’, Centre for Postgraduate Studies aimed to produce competent graduates who can achieve success globally.
“I believe you continue with your study to this stage to progress in your career besides allowing yourselves to contribute to society and the country.
She was speaking on behalf of the Dean of Postgraduate Studies, Professor Datin Dr. Mariam Abd. Latip.
The current registration saw the enrolment of seven international students from the People’s Republic of China, Indonesia, Japan and Pakistan. – SS (fl)
Photo: Centre for Postgraduate Studies
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