Achievements

MRUN

THEIR PROJECT RECEIVES A GRANT OF RM250,000 BY THE MALAYSIA RESEARCH UNIVERSITY NETWORK (MRUN)

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR DR LIONEL IN LIAN AUN and ASSISTANT PROFESSOR DR OH SIEW PEI

Congratulations to Associate Professor Dr Lionel In Lian Aun (Faculty Of Applied Sciences) and Assistant Professor Dr Oh Siew Pei  (Faculty of Social Sciences and Liberal Arts) for receiving a grant of RM250,000 By the Malaysia Research University Network (MRUN) through the Young Researchers Grant Scheme (MY-RGS). Their project was titled ‘A dual-pronged approach to increase production of farmed tilapia using lactococcal-based vaccination and enzybiotic’. A total of 6 research projects were selected from a grand total of 238 applications amounting to RM1.5million.


UCSI WINS SILVER MEDAL AT 5TH TLIF 2019

Professor Dr Yu Lih Jiun, Professor Dato’ Dr Ahmad Ibrahim and Wan Zailah Wan Said |  Faculty of Engineering, Technology and Built Environment

Congratulations to Professor Dr Yu Lih Jiun, Professor Dato’ Dr Ahmad Ibrahim and Wan Zailah Wan Said for winning the Silver Medal at the 5th Teaching and Learning Innovation Festival (TLIF) 2019 on 4 October 2019.

Their paper title was “Implementation of Experiential Learning Based Assignment in Engineering Management Course”.  It discussed the application of new teaching and learning pedagogy in the course “Engineering Economics and Management”.


Ho Min Yoong

BEST PAPER AWARD AT THE 7TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON BUSINESS, ACCOUNTING AND ECONOMICS 2019

Ho Min Yoong |  Lecturer, Faculty of Business

Congratulations to Ho Min Yoong, lecturer from Faculty of Business for receiving the Best Paper Award at the 7th International Conference on Business, Accounting and Economics 2019, UTAR on 4 October, 2019.

His paper was entitled: A New Credit Rating Model From The Perspective Of Small And Medium Enterprises (SMEs) in Malaysia With Analytical Hierarchy Process (AHP).


Assistant Professor Dr Satvinder Kaur

BEST GUIDED POSTER PRESENTATION AWARD

Assistant Professor Dr Satvinder Kaur |  Faculty of Applied Sciences

Congratulations to Assistant Professor Dr Satvinder Kaur from UCSI's Faculty of Applied Sciences (FAS) on winning the Best Guided Poster Presentation Award for your research project regarding culinary nutrition education for schoolchildren in Kuala Lumpur at the 2019 International Congress on Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome & Asia-Oceania Conference on Obesity (ICOMES & AOCO 2019) that was held in Seoul, South Korea from 29 to 31 August 2019.


PROFESSOR DR PHANG RECEIVES RECOGNITION FROM THE UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA

Emeritus Professor Dr Phang Siew Moi |  Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research and Postgraduate Studies

Congratulations to Professor Dr Phang Siew Moi, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, Research and Postgraduate Studies, UCSI University who was conferred the title Emeritus Professor by the University of Malaya for her contributions in Algae Research in its 59th Convocation Ceremony on 12 October 2019


Associate Professor Dr. Nyam Kar Lin

WON GOLD MEDAL AWARD AT THE INVENTION, INNOVATION & DESIGN EXPOSITION 2019 (IIDEX 2019)

Associate Professor Dr. Nyam Kar Lin |  Faculty of Applied Sciences

Congratulations to Associate Professor Dr Nyam Kar Lin from UCSI's Faculty of Applied Sciences (FAS), who has won the gold medal award for the invention, innovation and design under individual category at the Invention, Innovation & Design Exposition 2019 (IIDEX 2019), which was held at Dewan Agong Tuanku Canselor, UiTM Shah Alam from 10 to 15 September 2019. The winning product was "Kenaf Sunscreen Cream SPF 50+".


Assistant Professor Ir Dr Mahmud Iwan Solihin

DR IWAN RECEIVES BEST PAPER AWARD AT ICETIR 2019

Assistant Professor Ir Dr Mahmud Iwan Solihin |  Faculty of Engineering, Technology & Built Environment

It was truly an honour and a motivating moment for Assistant Professor Ir Dr Mahmud Iwan Solihin as he received the Best Paper Award at the ICETIR 2019 (International Conference on Engineering, Technology and Innovative Researches).

Dr Iwan’s paper was entitled “Development of Non-Destructive Mango Assessment Based on Near Infrared Spectroscopy and Machine Learning Regression”.


PROFESSOR OOI AWARDED PUBLONS TOP PEER REVIEWER

Professor Dr Ooi Keng Boon |  Faculty of Business

Publons Top Peer Reviewer 2019
(World's Top 1% reviewer) award in Cross-Field.


Publons Top Peer Reviewer
(World's Top 1% reviewer) award in Social Science for 2018 and 2019 consecutively.


Rabiah Adawiah

CONGRATULATIONS RABIAH ADAWIAH FOR THE SUCCESSFUL FRGS GRANT APPLICATION

Rabiah Adawiah Binti Abu Seman |  Head of Department, Mass Communication, Faculty of Social Sciences & Liberal Arts

Congratulations Co-researcher from UCSI: Rabiah Adawiah Binti Abu Seman for the successful FRGS Grant Application.

Title of project: A New Model of Mhealth for Coronary Heart Disease Prescribed Self-Care.

Project Code: FRGS/1/2019/ICT01/UM/02/3

Amount: RM110,900.00


Professor Ooi Keng Boon

PROFESSOR OOI AMONG THE WORLD’S TOP PRODUCTIVE AND INFLUENTIAL AUTHORS!

Professor Ooi Keng Boon |  Dean, Faculty of Business

UCSI University’s Professor Dr Ooi Keng Boon has received two outstanding recognitions; one as the World’s Top 5 Most Productive and Influential authors (currently ranked #4) in the journal ‘Industrial Management & Data Systems’ (IMDS) over the past 25 years (1994-2019) in Web of Science and the other as the World’s Top 50 Most Productive and Influential authors (currently ranked #42) in the research discipline of ‘Knowledge Management’.