The Global Goals Summit – An Impactful Event

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The Global Goals Summit – An Impactful Event

The Junior Chamber International (JCI) Malaysia together with UCSI University successfully organised the Global Goals Summit at Le Quadri Hotel, Kuala Lumpur on 27 July, 2019.  The Global Goals Summit aimed to promote insight on the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals and to seek collaboration with different stakeholders such as corporate entities, universities, non-profit organisations, […]

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UCSI University A Finalist In International Green Gown Awards 2019

UCSI University has emerged as one of the finalists for the International Green Gown Awards 2019 for its project entitled ‘Towards Zero Waste – Feel and Heal’. The project was initiated by UCSI’s Aquatic Science Student Association. The International Green Gown Awards are endorsed by the United Nations Environment and are supported by The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU), L’Agence […]

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UCSI celebrates World Environment Day through Green Campaign

UCSI University launched a two-day Green Campaign event at its campus that welcomed over a hundred staff and students. The University hosted several booths that depicted several green initiatives in conjunction with World Environment Day. Among others, some booths sold pots of plants and other products that were environmentally-friendly. KL City Mayor Dato’ Nor Hisham […]

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Towards A Sustainable Future

Faculty of Business and Information Science Associate Professor Dr Pek Chuen Khee gave an impactful talk entitled “Sustainability Development as a Catalyst to De-Ageing Our Earth” at a recent international conference in Taichung Veterans General Hospital, Taichung, Taiwan. The conference was on “Humanity and the Environment: An Ageing Earth” held on June 15, 2019. The […]

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MindFlu Receives RM5,000 in Funding From Khind Starfish Foundation

Led by UCSI student Foo Hui Ying, who is also a member of Youth Beyond Boundaries, The MindFlu Project in support of the SDGs was selected as one of the best three in the Projects for Happiness 2018 by the Khind Starfish Foundation. The team received RM5,000 in funding for their project which focuses on […]

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Representatives of UCSI University accepting the Appreciation Award. From L- R: Dr. Chong Aik Lee, Vice President (Academic Affairs) UCSI College; Dato' Dr. Mahtab Uddin, Managing Director, Profound Group; Ms. Margaret Soo, Director, Centre For Languages, UCSI University; Dr. Atiq Rahman, Champions of Earth, 2008; Prof. Dr. Md. Ruhul Amin, Vice Principal, SU Medical College, Bangladesh; Dr. Lutfor Rahman, CEO, GreenTech Foundation Bangladesh; Dr. Kazi Barkat Ullah, Professor, Chittagong University;

UCSI University Given Appreciation Award For Contribution To SDGs

UCSI University was conferred the Appreciation Award for its contribution to the Sustainable Development Goals at the International Conference on Sustainable Development 2019 at Wisma R & D, University of Malaya held on February 22, 2019. On hand to receive the award on behalf of the Vice-Chancellor was UCSI Centre for Languages director Margaret Soo […]

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RCEs To Align Education with SDGs

UCSI University recently hosted the nation’s first Regional Centre of Expertise (RCE) conference titled RCE Symposium Malaysia 2018. The event was aimed at bridging academia with sustainable development by incorporating education as a method to achieve some of the United Nation’s Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) which cover various global challenges. The newly recognised RCE Kuching […]

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Spread The Peace With UCSI University

Following up on UCSI University’s initiative and implementation of peace and harmony, ‘Come Spread the Peace’ was successfully held on 20th September 2018 at the UCSI University Kuala Lumpur Campus. The objective of this event is to spread awareness and provide opportunities among the youth for them to learn and express their opinions in the […]

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National Education for Peace and Harmony – Readdressing Race and Religious Extremism

The opening reflections were given by Institute of Ethnic Studies UKM Principal Fellow, Professor Datuk Dr Denison Jayasuria who emphasised the concepts of assimilation and integration in the process of dealing with cultural diversity. He also explained the philosophy of “a Malaysian Malaysia” which is a new vision of Malaysia which institutes a multi-cultural society […]

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UCSI’s SDG Exhibition Booths

As part of its ongoing efforts to promote awareness of the SDGs, UCSI University students set up 17 booths representing the 17 SDGs where they explained a little on the SDG itself, the targets, current progress and what can be done. For example, for SDG 5 on gender equality, it was all about empowering women. […]

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