THURSDAY, 14 AUGUST – The Student Welfare Committee (JAKMAS) Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) Labuan International Campus (UMSKAL) will be having an info-sharing session with prospective tertiary students on 15 August.The programme called Eksplorasi de’ Kuala
Pilah will be held at Kuala Pilah, Negeri Sembilan as a platform for sharing of experience with the prospective students who will enter into life in the university soon.
According to the Programme Director cum Exco for Academic, Personality and Spiritual Development JAKMAS UMSKAL, Yong Zong Xian, a few UMSKAL lecturers would also be involved in the programme to provide more information on the courses offered at UMS.
In addition, he said the participants will also have the opportunity to learn more about the business of education loans and the payment for the National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN).
“PTPTN will provide booth for prospective undergrad students to enquire on related information and apply for the National Education Savings Scheme (SSPN-i), as well as a special session with the officer of PTPTN Negeri Sembilan branch to answer questions pertaining to PTPTN,” he said.
The closing ceremony is expected to be formalised by Domestic Trade, Cooperatives and Consumerism minister, Dato’ Seri Hasan Malek. Residents staying around the vicinity are also invited to attend the function. – (fl)Source
: JAKMAS UMSKAL
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