MONDAY, 19 SEPTEMBER – 19 international students registered at Universiti Malaysia Sabah (UMS) under the Student Mobility Programme.
The students originated from South Korea, Indonesia, Germany, Brunei Darussalam and Thailand.
According to the Vice-Chancellor, Professor Datuk Dr. Mohd Harun Abdullah, the involvement of the students in the programme at UMS not only provide classroom lessons to them but also share their skills with the local community.
“We hope that you would make UMS your choice university to further your studies to Master’s and PhD levels in future,” he said, during the handing over ceremony of the students at Café D’Sireh, today.
Datuk Harun also advised the students to learn the culture and language of the locals to add value to their learning experience during the next six months at UMS.
Four faculties were involved in the mobility programme; Faculty of Computing and Informatics (FKI), Faculty of Business, Economics and Accountancy (FPEP), Faculty of Psychology and Education (FPP) and Faculty of Science and Natural Resources (FSSA).
UMS so far has 713 international students pursuing diploma, bachelor’s degree, Master’s degree and practical training at its campus. – (fl)
Photo: Suzeanywati Gasinin