Achievements

RECIPIENT OF THE BEST PAPER AWARD AT THE 13TH MOH-AMM SCIENTIFIC MEETING 2019

Dr Poh Tian Er |  MSc (Healthy Aging, Medical Aesthetics and Regenerative Medicine)

Congratulations to Dr Poh Tian who recently received the Best Poster Award (Clinical) at the 13th MOH-AMM Scientific Meeting 2019 in conjunction with the 21st National of Health (NIH). The scientific meeting was organised by the Ministry of Health (MOH), Malaysia and Academy of Medicine of Malaysia (AMM). Her paper was entitled ‘Efficacy and Safety of Stem Cell Therapy for people with Cerebral Palsy: Systematic Review with Meta-Analysis’.


DYSLEXIA: AN EXPERIENCE WITH AUGEMENTED REALITY

Fonita Theresia |  Master of Arts and Design

Congratulations to Fonita Theresia for a successful collaboration exhibition between ICAD UCSI University and Universitas Multimedia Nusantara (UMN) entitled “BOOX”, An Augmented Campaign For Dyslexia held at Gramedia in Jakarta last 21 September 2019.

Her paper was recognised as original and innovative by DCI (Elite Tutor Programme for Dyslexia and Autism) of Jakarta. The founder of Elite Tutor Indonesia, Dr Sumarsono expressed that her paper was the only one accepted to be part of its research interest and further collaboration among many papers up to PhD level.


RECIPIENT OF THE CISI GLOBAL EDUCATIONAL TRUST AWARD 2019

Dana Teoh |  BSc (Hons) Finance and Investment

Congratulations to Dana Teoh who recently received the CISI Global Educational Trust Award 2019. She was the only winner from Malaysia. Others who participated in this award were from Myanmar, Philippines, Singapore and India,

The Chartered Institute for Securities and Investment (CISI) is the leading UK professional body for securities, investment, wealth and financial planning professionals.


Lau Ze Kai encouraged by getting the first runner up certificate.

FIRST RUNNER UP AT THE NATIONAL INVESTMENT CHALLENGE EXTRAVAGANZA 2019

Lau Ze Kai |  Bsc (Hons) Finance and Investment

Congratulations to Lau Ze Kai for being the first runner up in a team of four at The National Investment Challenge Extravaganza 2019. The competition was held on October 3-5, 2019 at University Utara Malaysia and organised by the Bursa Young Investor Club (BYIC).


Ng Choon Ming

PHD CANDIDATE NG CHOON MING WON THE BEST POSTER AWARD FOR RESEARCH PRESENTATION AT MASO 2019 CONFERENCE

Ng Choon Ming |  PhD in Nutrition, Faculty of Applied Sciences

Congratulations Ng Choon Ming, PhD Candidate under the supervision of Asst Prof Dr Satvinder Kaur (Faculty of Applied Sciences), on winning the Best Poster Award for research presentation at the Malaysain Association for teh Study of Obesity (MASO) Conference. The event was held on 15 to 16 October 2019 at Hotel Istana, Kuala Lumpur.


ARCHITECTURE STUDENTS GET CREATIVE, CONTRIBUTING TO COMMUNITY

Students of Bachelors of Arts (Hons) in Interior Architecture |  Bachelors of Arts (Hons) in Interior Architecture

UCSI University’s Interior Architecture students presented their design studio project at the Pangkor Story House exhibition in conjunction with the Pangkor Island Festival 2019 from 13 to 15 September, 2019.

The Pangkor Island Festival was organised by Oriental Art and Cultural Center (OACC).


SHORTLISTED IN ARCASIA COMPETITION FOR ‘REVIVAL OF HOPE’

Tien Jun Xiang |  Bachelor of Science (Hons) In Architecture

Shortlisted in The ARACSIA Students' Architectural Design Competition 2019 for his project titled ‘Revival of Hope’. He will be representing Malaysia as one of the finalists at Dhaka, Bangladesh in November.


OPPORTUNITY TO STUDY NUCLEATION CONTROL AT THE IMPERIAL COLLEGE

Bryan Ma Yuong Kai |  Bachelor of Chemical Engineering with Honours

  • Selected by Imperial College London in 2019 to do an attachment programme for 4 months.
  • Occasional Undergraduate Research student in Dr Jerry Heng’s research group under the Department of Chemical Engineering
  • His research interest focuses on establishing soft templates such as small organic molecules in controlling nucleation.
  • President of Talent Acquisition and Development (TAD) 2018/2019 and former executive committee of U-Schos. Both TAD and U-Schos are initiatives under Youth Beyond Boundaries community.

Alumnus of SMK Kapit, Sarawak


DISCOVERING THE SCIENCE OF CRYSTAL GROWTH AT THE IMPERIAL COLLEGE

Chang Zhen Hong |  Bachelor of Chemical Engineering with Honours

  • Selected by Imperial College London in 2019 as a research student under Department of Chemical Engineering for the Student Oversea Visiting Programme (SOVP).
  • Currently conducting his research entitled ‘Peptides Crystallisation’ focusing on the thermodynamic properties of peptides in protein crystallisation: glycine and its homopeptides

Alumnus of SMK Abu Bakar, Temerloh

 


Harry Hoon Jian Wen

A GOLDEN LEARNING OPPORTUNITY IN QUEENSLAND

Harry Hoon Jian Wen |  Bachelors of Electrical and Electronics Engineering With Honours

  • Currently a Design Engineer Intern at Schneider Electric (a Fortune 500 Global Company)
  • Previously an Industrial Trainee at ABB, Power Grids Division (also a Fortune 500 Global Company)
  • Selected by University of Queensland in 2019 to study ‘Battery Energy Storage Control System Design for Large-Scale Solar PV Plant Integration’
  • President of IEEE-HKN (Eta Kappa Nu) Mu Alpha, Malaysia (2017-2018, 2018-2019)
  • UCSI Trust Scholarship Recipient

Alumnus of SMK Pusat Bandar Puchong (1)