53 best students and first batch of Music Technology graduates among 1,700 celebrated at August graduation ceremony of Management and Science University (MSU)
Management & Science University (MSU) awarded five hundred fifty-one diplomas, a thousand and thirteen bachelor’s degrees, and thirty-six postgraduate degrees at its 23rd Convocation Ceremony this August. Two honorary degrees were conferred, and five categories of Special Awards presented to 53 winners from among the graduating Class of 2018.
1,700 new graduates at the 23rd Convocation Ceremony of Management and Science University (MSU)
The first of the three-session ceremony witnessed the conferment of the MSU Honorary Doctorate in Entrepreneurship to homegrown corporate entrepreneur Tan Sri Dr Lim Wee Chai. The Founder and Executive Chairman of Top Glove Corporation stewarded the company from its modest 1-production-line beginnings into its current standing of world-largest rubber-glove manufacturer commanding a twenty-five percent global market share.
MSU Honorary Doctorate in Entrepreneurship, Top Glove Founder Tan Sri Dr Lim Wee Chai
The other recipient of the honorary degree at the 23rd Convocation Ceremony of Management and Science University (MSU) was recognized for his pioneering contribution setting a global standard in quality accreditation of international education. Dr Maurice K. Dimmock, Chairman of the UK-based Accreditation Service for International Schools, Colleges & Universities (ASIC), was conferred the MSU Honorary Doctorate in Education Management.
MSU Honorary Doctorate in Education Management, ASIC Chairman Dr Maurice K. Dimmock
The coveted Chancellor Gold Medal Award went to Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Honours) Arivananthan Kanakasundar, who received a trophy, three thousand Ringgit in cash, and an eighteen thousand Ringgit scholarship for higher studies at MSU.
Bachelor of Biomedical Science (Hons) Arivananthan Kanakasundar
Bachelor in Counselling and Guidance (Honours) Nur Kamarina Tajuddin and Diploma in Fashion Design graduate Era Masturah Ramlee each received the President Award, which comes with a trophy, two thousand Ringgit in cash, and a fifteen thousand Ringgit scholarship for higher studies at MSU.
Best students celebrating the fruits of their labour with their winner’s trophy
The Mohd Shukri Yajid Outstanding Award, presenting a trophy, one thousand Ringgit in cash, and ten thousand Ringgit in scholarship, went to Bachelor of Medical Sciences (Honours) Azral Ismawy Ahmad.
Up the U-Square stairs to the Chancellor Hall for the 23rd Convocation Ceremony
Twenty-four graduates received the Academic Award, and twenty-five the Industry Award. Sponsors of the Industry Award include Top Glove Corporation Berhad, Bank Negara Malaysia, Permodalan Nasional Berhad, Sirim Berhad, Puncak Niaga Holdings Berhad, Celcom Axiata Berhad, Philips Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Affin Islamic Bank Berhad, Malaysian Institute of Accountants, Acer Malaysia Sdn Bhd, SP Setia Foundation, UMRA Hospital, Holiday Inn Kuala Lumpur Glenmarie, I-City Property Sdn Bhd, Ascendsys Sdn Bhd, Topcon Instruments (Malaysia) Sdn Bhd, Malaysian Hoya Lens Sdn Bhd, and Browns Hospitals Sri Lanka.
The 23rd Convocation Ceremony of Management and Science University (MSU) also presented MSU’s first batch of Diploma in Music Technology graduates as well as trainees of the Royal Malaysian Navy (TLDM).
Trainees of the Royal Malaysian Navy sharing their graduation joy with MSU President
Over ninety-eight percent of MSU graduates are hired within 6 months of their graduation