Achievements

SUCCESSFULLY PUBLISHED AN IMPACTFUL ARTICLE

Assistant Professor Dr Omotayo Fatokun |  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Assistant Professor Dr Omotayo Fatokun from the Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences has successfully published an impactful article in the Bulletin of the World Health Organization.

The academic journal ranks as Q1 in Journal Percentile Ranking (Top 10% journal) in the field of Public, Enviromental and Occupational Health with an impact factor of 6.818 (2018), according to the ISI Web of Science ranking by Clarivate Analytics.

The article titled "Fostering local production of essential medicines in Nigeria" explains how regulatory changes are designed to increase local production of essential medicines in Nigeria, thus ensuring predictable and sustainable access to affordable and quality-assured essential medicines and strengthening the domestic pharmaceutical industry.


7TH INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIST AWARDS ON ENGINEERING, SCIENCE AND MEDICINE

Assistant Professor Dr Ashok Kumar Janakiraman |  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

Organised by VDGOOD Professional Association, the virtual award ceremony took place in Coimbatore, India on 4 to 5 July 2020. 

Assistant Professor Dr Ashok has more than 12 years of experience in pharmaceutical product development research, mainly in solubility enhancement for poorly soluble drugs through various approaches.


[Left to right] Assistant Professor Dr Habibur Rahman, Pearly Chia Zhi Qing (Year 4 Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) student) and Assistant Professor Dr Ashok Kumar Janakiraman with their award at the MTE 2020.

MALAYSIA TECHNOLOGY EXPO (MTE) INNOVATION AWARD 2020

Assistant Professor Dr Habibur Rahman, Pearly Chia Zhi Qing, Assistant Professor Dr Ashok Kumar Janakiraman |  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences

[Left to right] Assistant Professor Dr Habibur Rahman, Pearly Chia Zhi Qing (Year 4 Bachelor of Pharmacy (Hons) student) and Assistant Professor Dr Ashok Kumar Janakiraman with their award at the MTE 2020.

 

The 19th Malaysia Technology Expo (MTE) Innovation Award 2020 was held from 20 to 22 February 2020. A team of researchers from the UCSI University’s Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences participated in the expo by exhibiting its innovation called ‘Cocoa Butter: A Healthier Alternative to Fast Melt Tablets’. The researchers for this innovation were Dr Ashok Kumar Janakiraman, Pearly Chia Zhi Qing, Dr. Shiek Abdul Kadhar Mohamed Ebrahim Habibur, Associate Professor Dr Mogana Sundari Rajagopal, and Dr. Liew Kai Bin.


Meldy Tanako

OUTSTANDING MASTERS' GRADUATES

Meldy Tanako |  Alumna, Bachelor of Classical Music (Hons) – Class of 2017

Congratulations to Meldy Tanako for being awarded as one of the most outstanding Masters' graduates at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette Graduate School


DR KHAIRIL ANWAR ABU KASSIM

APPOINTED DIRECTOR-GENERAL OF MIROS

DR KHAIRIL ANWAR ABU KASSIM |  Alumnus, Doctorate in Business Administration (DBA)

Congratulations to Dr Khairil Anwar Abu Kassim, who was recently appointed the new director-general of the Malaysian Institute of Road Safety Research (MIROS).  


 Kok Hong Li

ONE OF THE TOP 10 AMONG THE TOP 30

Kok Hong Li |  Bachelor of Arts (Hons) Graphic Design

Congratulations to Kok Hong Li for being chosen as one of the top ten winners in the top 30 in the Adobe Certified Association (ACA) Championship 2020.


Muhd Aiman Saiful Anuar

BEING BOLD WITH GOLD

MUHAMAD AIMAN BIN SAIFUL ANUAR |  Diploma in Culinary Art

Congratulations to Muhamad Aiman for winning 2 Gold Awards at the World Chefs Championship 2019, held at Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim, Alor Setar, Kedah from 13-15 December 2019.

  • Gold Award – Modern Pasta Challenge
  • Gold Award – Modern Malaysian Laksa Challenge


Aiman Haqim

COOKING WITH STYLE

AIMAN HAQIM BIN MOHD ALI |  Bachelor of Hospitality Administration

Congratulations to Aiman Haqim for winning 1 Gold and 1 Bronze Award at the World Chefs Championship 2019, held at Stadium Sultan Abdul Halim, Alor Setar, Kedah from 13-15 December 2019.

  • Gold Award – My Burger Challenge
  • Bronze Award – Modern Chicken Chop Challenge


UCSI Chamber Choir

UCSI CHAMBER CHOIR GO GLOBAL

Congratulations to UCSI Chamber Choir for winning 2 Gold Awards at the World Choralympic 2020 in Pyeongchang, South Korea on 5 February 2020.

  • Adult Choir Category
  • Contemporary Classical Music Category


Denise Thong Wan Qing

1ST RUNNER-UP WINNER IN THE SAKURA COLLECTION ASIA STUDENT AWARDS IN MALAYSIA 2020

DENISE THONG WAN QING |   BA (Hons) Fashion Design with Marketing

Congratulations to Denise Thong Wan Qing for winning the 1st runner-up in the Sakura Collection Asia Student Awards in Malaysia 2020.