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Mrs Hor Poh Choo, Director of ‘A’ Level programme (left) congratulating Megha Subramanian, top student for the November 2005 ‘A’ Level exams.

Top Students Power Up Pre-U Programmes

Sunway University College has the distinction of being the only institution in Malaysia that is a provider of four pre-university programmes from Australia, Canada and the UK.

Sunway University College has been offering the Australian Matriculation (AusMat) on behalf of the Curriculum Council of Western Australia since 1988 and is one of the largest providers in terms of student numbers for the Ontario-based Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP) since 1990. It is the sole provider of the Monash University Foundation Year (MUFY) in …

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Promising Students of CIMP Begin a New Chapter of their Lives

Promising Students of CIMP Begin a New Chapter of their Lives

At the recent grand graduation ceremony for the students of the Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP), a pre-University course at Sunway University College, valedictorian Kristy Tan Wei Shia, 19, not only made a compelling speech but impressed with her atypical career decision, to be a secondary school teacher.

The seeds for this inclination were planted when Kristy had to guide a Youth Group in her church one day. “I realised that I enjoyed the classroom environment and I like the …

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Sunway Australian Matriculation Students Sweep Chemistry Awards Worldwide

Sunway Australian Matriculation Students Sweep Chemistry Awards Worldwide

The Australian Matriculation (AusMat) pre-University students at Sunway University College who graduated recently, achieved commendable results among all the AusMat providers worldwide in Western Australia, Indonesia, Vietnam, China and Malaysia.

Out of the 266 Sunway AusMat students who sat the November 2006 examinations, 30 students (11%) achieved a TER of 99 and were in the top 1% in the world. 90 students (33.8%) had TER above 90 and were in the top 10% worldwide. 4 Sunway AusMat students had an …

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Sunway A-Levels garnered a record 16 CIE Awards

Sunway A-Levels garnered a record 16 CIE Awards

Ten Sunway A-level students were among the world’s top when they achieved a total of 16 Outstanding Cambridge Learner Awards by the Cambridge International Examinations (CIE) recently. This is the largest haul of awards in one ceremony for the programme so far.

Two outstanding students, Gan Fang Wen and Iulia Gherman outshone the 10 by clinching the most number of awards. Gan Fang Wen, who was Top in the World for Mathematics AS-Level, bagged the 2nd placing in Malaysia for …

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Yeoh Yun Wei with his certificate

Best Presenter award for Sunway University accounting & finance student

The Possibiliser team comprising three B.Sc (Hons) Accounting & Finance students from Sunway University became one of the five finalist teams in the Frost & Sullivan Public Sector Case Challenge Malaysia 2013. The challenge attracted numerous teams from various public and private universities. All five teams presented their case to a panel of judges who included CEOs and senior management of companies from various industries, as part of the challenge.

Although The Possibiliser team did not win the First or …

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Sunway’s champion team in the Banker’s category. From right to left : Leong Ji Kin, Hong Xingwei, Chua Vi Vern receiving the cheque from Ms Pat Aw of ICAEW and Febianto Salim, organsing chairperson (centre)

Business Tycoons in the Making

Sunway University College’s Young Entrepreneur Society (YES) emerged as the overall winner in the Inter-Universities Business Tycoon Simulation Game 2010 recently. The competition was organised by the Wall Street Society of The University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus. YES who fielded three teams comprising 3 students each, contended against teams from other private universities such as Taylor’s University College, Monash University and HELP University College among others.

Participants had to apply their economic knowledge to analyse fluctuations of prices and demand …

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The School of Business Establishes a Strong Linkage with Industry and the Profession

The School of Business Establishes a Strong Linkage with Industry and the Profession

The Sunway University School of Business aims to be a highly regarded and influential business school in the country by 2015 through offering innovative market-driven programmes that nurture enterprising and responsible business leaders.

In order to further strengthen its existing links with industry and the profession so as to ensure the ongoing suitability and relevance of its academic programmes, the School has established an Industry Advisory Board. The purpose and role of the Board is to provide advice and make …

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(left to right) Ronald, Regina, Puan Khairul Bariah Binti Abdul Rahman, Area Manager, CIMB Bank Berhad; Elizabeth Lee, Executive Director, Sunway University College, Abdulhalim and Nur Hidayah

Saluting Exceptional Students

This year’s second Scholarships & Awards Presentation at Sunway University College awarded close to RM2 million in scholarships through the Sunway Education Trust Fund to 285 recipients. Earlier this year in May, Sunway awarded a total of RM3.1 million in scholarships to 785 students. The total that the Trust has dispersed since it was incepted in 1997 is RM50 million in numerous scholarship ceremonies.

The Sunway Education Trust Fund has recently been converted to the Jeffrey Cheah Foundation to further …

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Faculty of Science and Technology Teams Won 4 Silver and 2 Bronze Awards at ITEX 2015 on 21-23 May 2015

Faculty of Science and Technology Teams Won 4 Silver and 2 Bronze Awards at ITEX 2015 on 21-23 May 2015

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BSc (Hons) in Computer Science and BA (Hons) in Communication students are representing Malaysia at the 13th HYLI

BSc (Hons) in Computer Science and BA (Hons) in Communication students are representing Malaysia at the 13th HYLI

14 April, 2015 – BSc (Hons) in Computer Science and BA (Hons) in Communication students are representing Malaysia at the 13th HYLI

We are proud to announce that two of our students, Thilageswaran A/L Vijayan (BSc (Hons) in Computer Science) and Dzafran Adris bin Azmir (BA (Hons) in Communication) have been selected to represent Malaysia at the 13th Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative (HYLI) which will be held in Manila, Philippines from 27 July to 30 July 2015! Congratulations!

The HYLI …

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Vice-Chancellor of Sunway University College, Professor Robert Bignall (left) with the team from Sunway University College comprising (from second left to right) Jeric Yuen Juin Keat, Hardi Candra and Chew Yu Liang, who won the third place in the SAS-EON Bank Group Knowledge Discovery Challenge 2010

Sunway students emerge Third in SAS-EON Bank Group Knowledge Discovery Challenge

The recent inaugural SAS-EON Bank Group Knowledge Discovery Challenge finals held at Sunway University College (Sunway) which focuses on developing homegrown talent in data-mining (analytical) skills amongst tertiary students saw five qualifying teams competing. The competition had earlier attracted a total of 30 teams.

Leading business analytics solutions provider SAS Malaysia, and EON Bank Group were proud to conclude this competition, a first joint academic-based CSR project, which kicked off two months ago.

The teams were provided with a sizeable …

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Wen Xue, ACCA student, kicks while Mohd Ebrahim Sedeghianfimuzabd from the ‘A’ Levels, waits his turn. Kumaran Krishnan holds the bat.

Sunway University College Tops Inter-Varsity Taekwondo Tournament

In the first ever Inter-varsity martial arts tournament organised recently, Sunway University College successfully defeated five other higher institutions to reach the top of the medals tally with 7 golds, 7 silvers and 6 bronzes.

The standard of competition was intense with many participants impressing the judges as they competed in good form. INTI College (5 golds, 5 silvers and 6 bronzes) were the runner up and Asia Pacific University College of Technology & Innovation (UCTI) came in at third …

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Accolades For Sunway Art & Design Students

Accolades For Sunway Art & Design Students

Gan Soon Bing, a student in Graphic & Multimedia Design diploma programme at Sunway won First Prize in the Tanjong Heritage Art Competition 2008 (watercolour category) organised by the Tanjong Public Limited Company. He received a cash prize of RM3,000 for his pointillism (a technique known for its tediousness) painting of a Chinese temple scene.

Gan’s peers from the same Graphic & Multimedia Design programme, won First Prize in the “My Life My Way Video Competition” organised by Media One …

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Milestone Graduation Ceremony with a Special Diplomate at Sunway University College

Milestone Graduation Ceremony with a Special Diplomate at Sunway University College

The newly installed Foundation Chancellor of Sunway University College, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri (Dr) Jeffrey Cheah conferred degrees and granted diplomas to 538 graduates from the School of Computer Technology, School of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Management and the School of Creative Arts & Communication. This is the first time Sunway University College is awarding degrees and diplomas which have been developed entirely by Sunway academia. It was also the inaugural graduation since its Foundation Chancellor was installed in the …

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Sharifah Sofia Syed Hussein is 24 years old and graduated in 2008.

An Interview with a Rising Star (Sharifah Sofia)

Sharifah Sofia is no ordinary student. When she signed up to do her Diploma in Performing Arts at Sunway University College, she was already in the acting profession for some time. We caught up and had a chat with her after she graduated in October last year.

Q: Now that you have graduated, what are you planning to do?
A: Thank God I have been acting for a while. After graduation, I had immediately got back to work. TV3 hit series Sindarela …

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BSc (Hons) in Computer Science and BA (Hons) in Communication students are representing Malaysia at the 13th HYLI

BSc (Hons) in Computer Science and BA (Hons) in Communication students are representing Malaysia at the 13th HYLI

14 April, 2015 – BSc (Hons) in Computer Science and BA (Hons) in Communication students are representing Malaysia at the 13th HYLI

We are proud to announce that two of our students, Thilageswaran A/L Vijayan (BSc (Hons) in Computer Science) and Dzafran Adris bin Azmir (BA (Hons) in Communication) have been selected to represent Malaysia at the 13th Hitachi Young Leaders Initiative (HYLI) which will be held in Manila, Philippines from 27 July to 30 July 2015! Congratulations!

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Left to right : Max Lim- SSD Advisor, Khor Yoong Soon-ACCA, Hong Xing Wei-AUSMAT, Ng Zhao Hoong-AUP/VU, Ho Joon Ming-ACCA, Too Chuan Hao-A Levels, Yonatan Christian-AUP/VU, Seated: Chia Yoon Yoong-AUSMAT, Heri Gunawan-Business, Ooi Chong Lip-CAT, Chen Yi Peng-CIMP, Lau Jing Wen-ACCA

Chess Kings

For the first time ever, Sunway University College Chess Team emerged as Champion of the International Chess category at the MAPCU IMU International Chess Competition 2009, organised by International Medical University, Bukit Jalil recently.

Last year, our International Chess team was in third placing, while the Chinese Chess team won the First Runner-up, a position which they maintained this year at the MAPCU IMU Chinese Chess 2009.

An exhilarated Chess Club advisor, Khoo Boo Hin of A-levels department said he was excited …

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A ‘Glowing’ Charity Affair by Sunway Students

A ‘Glowing’ Charity Affair by Sunway Students

Sunway University College was abuzz with excitement with the ‘iGlow’ Health & Beauty Charity Exhibition, organised by its Diploma in Conventions and Events students from the School of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Management (SHTLM). The exhibition was attended by some 1,000 visitors on 26 March 2007 at Sunway.

The one-day event was packed with fun-filled activities including latin and break dance performances by the exhibitors, make-up and hairstyling demonstrations, martial arts display, quizzes and a lucky draw with the grand …

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Events student won 1st runner-up in video competition

Events student won 1st runner-up in video competition

Our final semester diploma in events management student, Chong Xuan Shan made us proud by winning the 1st runner-up prize in “A day in the life” video choreography competition organised by TalentCorp and Leaderonomics. He walked away with RM5000. His entry was entitled “A Day in the Life of a Drama Teacher”.

He attributed his success to the exposure and creativity that he has gain from the diploma in events management that he is currently pursuing. According Xuan Shan, …

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Milestone Graduation Ceremony with a Special Diplomate at Sunway University College

Milestone Graduation Ceremony with a Special Diplomate at Sunway University College

The newly installed Foundation Chancellor of Sunway University College, Tan Sri Dato’ Seri (Dr) Jeffrey Cheah conferred degrees and granted diplomas to 538 graduates from the School of Computer Technology, School of Hospitality, Tourism and Leisure Management and the School of Creative Arts & Communication. This is the first time Sunway University College is awarding degrees and diplomas which have been developed entirely by Sunway academia. It was also the inaugural graduation since its Foundation Chancellor was installed in the …

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Li Jane (left) receiving her scholarship from Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr. Jeffrey Cheah.

Sunway University students are a sensation at the lanes

Hundreds of hours of training at bowling alleys have indeed paid off for Jacqueline Jenelee Sijore and Sin Li Jane.
The steely 19-year-old Jacqueline, who is currently studying in the American Degree Transfer Program (ADTP) at Sunway University, was crowned world champion at the Women’s World Championships 2011 in Hong Kong in September. She bagged Gold for Malaysia in the women’s doubles at the 26th SEA Games in Palembang, Indonesia recently (with partner Zandra Aziela Ibrahim Hakimi). Jacqueline also won …

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General Manager of United Everco Marketing Sdn Bhd, Kingston Tiew King Siang was once a student of the American Degree Transfer Program (ADTP) at Sunway University College.

The right choice

“It was known as the Western Michigan University (WMU) programme back then,” he said.

The 27-year-old, who graduated in 2008, is currently learning and following the footsteps of his father, who founded the family-owned business. ‘We are currently Malaysia’s largest range of exhaust manufacturer and distributor,’ he said. ‘I have worked my way up from rank and file. I have done anything from sales, designing, human resources, public relations, import & export as well as training.’

This was the way …

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For winning the first challenge, Team Fuxion was awarded with a cozy dinner with Joel Neoh, winner of The Firm, and the SAC organisers.  (L-R) Paul Ngu, Khor Jia Na, Lee Siok Ping, Joel Neoh, Tang Wai Hoe, Rebecca Ng, Elisa Dass and Muhammad Faisal.

Winners of Sunway Apprentice Challenge Dine with Joel Neoh

Sunway University College and Alliance Bank Malaysia Berhad proudly present the first ever Sunway Apprentice Challenge (SAC), an especially competitive four-month programme designed by the educational leader in partnership with the established bank. SAC aims to identify Sunway students of outstanding caliber and prepare them for the competitive business world by challenging them with real life business tasks.

The two competing teams, comprising of five students from undergraduate programmes (Team Fuxion) and five from pre university programmes (Team Edge), were …

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A bigger role for Juliana

A bigger role for Juliana

Actress and TV host, Juliana Sophie Evans, 20, aspires to be back in the broadcasting industry as a TV host, and eventually to direct films one day.

At Sunway’s foyer, she told Blaze : “Yes, I am still into acting, and testing how far I can go as an actress. However, my main passion is hosting.”

Evans, who is currently pursuing her American Degree Transfer Programme with Sunway, says she is learning to juggle between work and study. “I won’t let my work …

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One Alumni’s Reminiscence of Sunway University College

One Alumni’s Reminiscence of Sunway University College

As most educators would attest to, it is most rewarding when their former students visit them and regale them with their success stories. Albert Lim, alumnus of Sunway University College who now has a new nest down south, recently paid a visit to his lecturers at the Sunway campus – a place filled with fond memories for him.

In year 2002, Albert completed the Australian Martriculation (AusMat) course at Sunway University College. Consecutively, he continued on to Sunway’s twinning programme …

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Two-Nation VU Academic Team Receive Carrick Award

Two-Nation VU Academic Team Receive Carrick Award

A senior lecturer with the Victoria University (VU) Bachelor of Business twinning programme at Sunway University College, Ms Greeja De Silva and her VU counterparts in Australia, Ms Fiona Henderson and Mr. Alan McWilliams, have won a Citation for Outstanding Contribution to Student Learning awarded by the Carrick Institute for Learning and Teaching in Higher Education, Australia. This was the first time a VU Sunway lecturer has been in a team that won a Carrick award.

Alan McWilliams, Unit of …

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Prudential Young Talent Programme Grooms Sunway Students for the Worl

Prudential Young Talent Programme Grooms Sunway Students for the Worl

16 final year students from Sunway University College were privileged to be chosen for the Prudential Young Talent Programme which aims to develop the professional and personal growth of young talents or top students of higher learning establishments. This programme, by Prudential Assurance Malaysia Berhad which is part of Prudential plc (UK) one of the largest financial services organisations in the world, is an extension of its Leadership and Management Review programme which develops top talent within the Prudential company….

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The authors presenting an e-book to YB Dr. Hou with Elizabeth Lee (extreme left)

VU MBA Alumni launch their third book

Four enterprising MBA alumni of Sunway University College, Benson Wong, Rodney Toh, Lenny Chiah and Steven Shim have launched their third book, “MBA Edge Unlimited” at Sunway University College recently. The four were among the first cohorts of the Victoria University MBA at Sunway University College in 2004 and early 2005.

Benson Wong said “It was my dream to pursue the MBA which was the pinnacle of my professional life. I believe there are others who yearn to achieve an …

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Wen Xue, ACCA student, kicks while Mohd Ebrahim Sedeghianfimuzabd from the ‘A’ Levels, waits his turn. Kumaran Krishnan holds the bat.

Sunway University College Tops Inter-Varsity Taekwondo Tournament

In the first ever Inter-varsity martial arts tournament organised recently, Sunway University College successfully defeated five other higher institutions to reach the top of the medals tally with 7 golds, 7 silvers and 6 bronzes.

The standard of competition was intense with many participants impressing the judges as they competed in good form. INTI College (5 golds, 5 silvers and 6 bronzes) were the runner up and Asia Pacific University College of Technology & Innovation (UCTI) came in at third …

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Left to right : Max Lim- SSD Advisor, Khor Yoong Soon-ACCA, Hong Xing Wei-AUSMAT, Ng Zhao Hoong-AUP/VU, Ho Joon Ming-ACCA, Too Chuan Hao-A Levels, Yonatan Christian-AUP/VU, Seated: Chia Yoon Yoong-AUSMAT, Heri Gunawan-Business, Ooi Chong Lip-CAT, Chen Yi Peng-CIMP, Lau Jing Wen-ACCA

Chess Kings

For the first time ever, Sunway University College Chess Team emerged as Champion of the International Chess category at the MAPCU IMU International Chess Competition 2009, organised by International Medical University, Bukit Jalil recently.

Last year, our International Chess team was in third placing, while the Chinese Chess team won the First Runner-up, a position which they maintained this year at the MAPCU IMU Chinese Chess 2009.

An exhilarated Chess Club advisor, Khoo Boo Hin of A-levels department said he was excited …

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Three Students Score a First for Sunway – Top World Placings for ACCA

Three Students Score a First for Sunway – Top World Placings for ACCA

The recent ACCA Graduation at Sunway University College managed to put another feather in Sunway TES cap – 3 top ACCA students whose entire marks surpassed all the world’s candidates. The ACCA is an accounting qualification that is the largest and fastest growing professional accounting qualification from the UK.

“Never before have we had three students achieve this distinctive placing” said Mr Teo Ee Sing, Director of Sunway TES. Sunway TES has produced a consistent stream of world prize winners …

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The Champion in the team category (3rd from left to right) comprising Tan Kee Hoong, See Ju Vin, Ng Boon Wai and Lum Ying Ling. On the left is Mr. Ronnie Lim and next to him, Ms Kok Fong Hun, a tax lecturer at Sunway-TES

Sunway sweeps up at Deloitte Tax Challenge

Sunway University College (Sunway) took centrestage in the Deloitte Tax Challenge 2010 gala awards dinner recently as they stunned the public when they swept away most of the awards beating other higher institutions such as Monash, USM, UITM, and also UM.

Four out of five finalists were proud Sunway-TES students of Sunway in both the individual and group categories respectively. In the individual category, the champion, 1st Runner-Up, 2nd Runner-Up and Merit award winners were Wong Xinjie, Tan Kee Hoong, …

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Kenry and his four sculptures he exhibited at Threesixty Art Development Studio

New kid on the block pays tribute to lecturer

Kenry Tang Tze Lye did not know his latent penchant for Art when he was mixing potions in a lab as a pure science stream student in school. At the persuasion of an art teacher, he took up Art as a subject in his SPM and that took him on a spiritual journey that led to him completing his Diploma in Fine Art at Sunway University College in 2009. “It could have been hard for me but I was lucky as …

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Full Time Student is already an F & B Entrepreneur

Full Time Student is already an F & B Entrepreneur

Most students lead frantic lives running from class to books and their activities with hardly any time for anything else. A former Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP) student at Sunway University College in 2004, and now final year student at Monash University, Sunway Campus, Tan Hai Liang has managed to balance time between his studies to make inroads into the food and beverage industry.

Doing a Bachelor in Business & Commerce degree and only 21 years old, he is the …

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Yap Tze Yue will be heading to LSE in September to pursue her studies in Actuarial Science.

Sunway’s AUSMAT alumna to study Actuarial Science at LSE

Yap Tze Yue, 19 will be heading to the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) to pursue her dream of pursuing a degree in Actuarial Science. The former Australian Matriculation Progamme (AUSMAT) student will be leaving to United Kingdom in September.

Tze Yue who recently returned to Sunway College for a short visit said she applied for LSE in January and had been interning as an Equity Research Analyst in a security firm since. “My task was to …

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A chat with Xandria Ooi

A chat with Xandria Ooi

Xandria Ooi, 26, graduated from the Canadian International Matriculation Programme (CIMP) in 2001. She returned recently to give a talk to students on her newly-launched book, ‘Xandria Ooi – Love, Work and Everything in Between’.

Why did you choose to do CIMP?

CIMP was the perfect choice as the structure of the course resembles the ones at University, with a focus on course work, presentations and group assignments as well as examinations.

Why did you choose Sunway?

Because of the ample carpark space …

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Proud collaborators Dr Anindita (left) and Neeta (right)

Dr Anindita’s book on democracy

Dr Anindita Dasgupta, a senior lecturer with the American Degree Transfer Programme at Sunway University College has been awarded the Asian Scholarship Fund (ASF) Collaborative Works Grant funded by the Ford Foundation and administered by the Asian Scholarship Foundation in Thailand.

Dr Anindita who teaches Pacific Asian Studies, will use the grant valued at USD16,000 to produce a landmark
edited book titled ‘Resurgent Democracies: Experiences of South and Southeast Asia’. Seven scholars from around the world including Dr Maung Zarni from Oxford …

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Chef Chern, Chef Patrick, Chef Gabriel Paillasson (President and Founder of Pastry World Cup) and Chef Elaine

Chef Patrick makes it to the World Cup

Head Chef (and lecturer) Patrick Siau from Sunway University College was in the team that clinched 2nd Runner-Up at the Asian Pastry Cup 2010 held in conjunction with the Food & Hotel Asia Culinary Challenge (FHA CC) 2010 in Singapore recently.

The biannual Asian Pastry Cup 2010 is also the official competition in which the best four teams are selected to compete at the World Pastry Cup. The next one will be in Lyon, France in January next year.

Chef …

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Sunway Students Edge First Runner-Up Place in MSC Business Plan Competition

Sunway Students Edge First Runner-Up Place in MSC Business Plan Competition

After winning two pre-qualifying rounds of the MSC Business Plan Competition late last year, students and staff made Sunway University College proud by winning the First Runner-up Award in the Business Idea category and the Merit Award in the Business Plan category respectively. This took place at the finals of the national level MSC-IHL Business Plan Competition in Putrajaya recently.

The students, Dexter Wong Kum Theen, Susmitha Burra and Lim Tou Ee are in the final year of the Bachelor …

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An unforgettable trip to France for Sunway DHM students

An unforgettable trip to France for Sunway DHM students

Recently, three Diploma in Hotel Management (DHM) students, Lee Han Ying, Queeny Cheong and Sia Lee Chin from Sunway University visited France with their lecturer cum head chef Patrick Siau, who was the Team Captain of Team Malaysia representing Malaysia in the World Pastry Cup 2011 competition in Lyon in January 2011.

Team Malaysia was hosted by the Embassy of Malaysia and the Malaysian Association in France after the competition to do a cooking demonstration at the Malaysian Embassy in …

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Chancellor of Sunway University, Tan Sri Dr Jeffrey Cheah named ‘Biggest Giver to Charity’

Chancellor of Sunway University, Tan Sri Dr Jeffrey Cheah named ‘Biggest Giver to Charity’

Tan Sri Dato’ Seri Dr Jeffrey Cheah AO, one of 2009 Forbes Asia’s Heroes of Philanthropy, was befittingly recognised by the Malaysia Book of Records for Biggest Contribution to Charity at the Malaysia Book of Records Awards Night held at Sunway Resort Hotel & Spa in January 2011.This is yet another extraordinary testament to his unbounded magnanimity.

Amidst encouraging ovation from the audience, Tan Sri Jeffrey Cheah accepted the award in all humility from Tun Abdullah Ahmad Badawi, Former Prime …

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(From left to right) Evelyn Law Geok Suan, H'ng Eng Ngee, Ng Shyue Jer, Teh Wee Zhun and Chan Sheng Yip with their winning trophy. Winnie Hong is not present.

Sunway students deemed King of Chess at MAPCU International Chess Competition 2013

For two consecutive years, Sunway College students have emerged as champions at the International Chess category at the MAPCU International Chess Competition 2013. Ng Shyue Jer, Teh Wee Zhun, H’ng Eng Ngee, Chan Sheng Yip, Winnie Hong and Evelyn Law all contributed to the success of the team during the inter-college challenge. 10 private institutions participated in this competition.

Ng Shyue Jer who is also the President of the Sunway Chess club said that they first conducted an internal tournament within …

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Three Students Score a First for Sunway – Top World Placings for ACCA

Three Students Score a First for Sunway – Top World Placings for ACCA

The recent ACCA Graduation at Sunway University College managed to put another feather in Sunway TES cap – 3 top ACCA students whose entire marks surpassed all the world’s candidates. The ACCA is an accounting qualification that is the largest and fastest growing professional accounting qualification from the UK.

“Never before have we had three students achieve this distinctive placing” said Mr Teo Ee Sing, Director of Sunway TES. Sunway TES has produced a consistent stream of world prize winners …

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Professor Graeme Wilkinson (left) receives the award on behalf of Sunway University from YB Dato’ Sri Ahmad Shabery Cheek, Minister of Communications & Multimedia, Malaysia

Sunway University bags third Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands GOLD Award

Sunway University is thrilled to announce that it recently won the Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands GOLD Award 2013 in the Malaysian Private University category. This is the third consecutive time the University has won this award. The two earlier occasions it earned the same award were in the years 2012 and 2011 respectively.

According to Walter Beyleveldt, Managing Director, Asia-Pacific for Reader’s Digest, the awards given out in various categories are based entirely on consumer voting and are compiled in …

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