What’s this about?
UCSI University (UCSI) has recently signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology (RMIT) University. The aim of this partnership was to enhance collaboration in the areas of joint research, as well as student and staff mobility, among other mutual commitments.
What were the highlights?
The signing took place at the Victoria-Southeast Asia Higher Education Forum 2016 held at the DoubleTree by Hilton Kuala Lumpur. The MoU signatories were Prof Dato’ Dr Ahmad Zainuddin, UCSI’s Deputy Vice Chancellor, Academic Affairs and Support and Christopher Ziguras, Deputy Dean of RMIT’s International School of Global Urban and Social Studies. It was witnessed by Dato’ Prof Asma Ismail, Director General, Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia; the Hon Steve Herbert, Victorian Minister of Skills & Training; HE Rod Smith, Australian High Commissioner to Malaysia; Senior Prof Dato’ Dr. Khalid Yusoff, UCSI’s Vice Chancellor and President; and Murli Thadani, Director of RMIT’s International Development. Senior Prof Dato’ Khalid Yusoff, Christopher Ziguras (RMIT), and His Excellency Rod Smith expressed their optimism and confidence in regards to this partnership between both countries.
Where do I go to find out more?
For more information, visit http://www.ucsiuniversity.edu.my