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Malaysia kicks off region’s first accounting training excellence centre

Malaysia kicks off region’s first accounting training excellence centre

The centre of excellence was officially launched today at Sunway Resort Hotel and Spa, and is acollaboration between ICAEW, TalentCorp Malaysia and Sunway-TES, as well as training employers, BDO Malaysia, Deloitte, Ernst & Young, KPMG, PwC and the Sunway Group. The parties formalised this partnership with a memorandum of understanding (MoU), and the centre aims to promote excellence in accounting training for Malaysia and the region.

This is the first such public-private partnership in the region and supports the government’s …

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SUNWAY-TES PRESENTS RM200,000 WORTH OF SCHOLARSHIPS TO NGO ONE CARING HEART MALAYSIA

SUNWAY-TES PRESENTS RM200,000 WORTH OF SCHOLARSHIPS TO NGO ONE CARING HEART MALAYSIA

Feb 3, 2012, Bandar Sunway : Sunway-TES Sdn Bhd, a member of the Sunway Education Group, presented RM200,000 worth of scholarships to pursue CAT (Certified Accounting Technician)  and ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) programmes to One Caring Heart Malaysia, a non-profit organisation.

Mr. Teo Ee Sing, Executive Director of Sunway-TES presented the scholarships to Ms Sarojini Ruth Rajahser, Deputy President of One Caring Heart Malaysia, witnessed by Y.B. Senator Datuk Heng Seai Kie, Deputy Minister of Women, …

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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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Grateful for blessings

Grateful for blessings

Smiling warmly and dressed in a dark suit with her mane of long hair tamed neatly into place, her successful demeanour masks the bitter roots of life that Candy Lee Pik Shin once tasted as a child.

Coming from a poor family with her grandma as her closest relative, Lee never dreamt of going to university. “My initial plan was to work while studying part time,” she said.

After she learnt about the Tun Omar Ong Yoke Lin Community scholarship through Malaysian Care, the rest was history. She joined Sunway in 2003 …

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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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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 Gift of Education from Sunway

The Gift of Education from Sunway

Among the scholarships given by Sunway University College, perhaps the ones that are the most satisfying to award are the Tun Dato’ Seri Omar Ong Community Scholarships. These scholarships are not for academic achievers, nor for the “kings” and “queens” of sports or extra-curricular involvement. This little-known scholarship welcomes the forgotten youth who live in Homes or come from the impoverished community.

Ms Lee Siok Ping, Director of Student Services Department, who assists the Sunway Education Trust Fund to disperse …

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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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Top Sunway University College Graduate wins Ernst & Young Award

Top Sunway University College Graduate wins Ernst & Young Award

22 year old Lai Kar Jun, an outstanding student at Sunway University College, was selected for the Ernst and Young Best Graduating ACCA student Award at the recent ACCA/CAT Graduation ceremony. And quite rightly so because his track record tells it all.

Lai outshone 110 others who sat for the Professional ACCA examination. From Kuala Lumpur, he is an accomplished all-rounder and matched all the criteria required for the award both academically and in off-campus activities.

Packing a punch in …

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