MSU’s 29th Convocation CeremonyMay 24, 2022 | Campus News
Management and Science University (MSU) awarded a total of 2,434 graduates from 115 programmes of study at its 29th Convocation Ceremony here. It is the first convocation ceremony held since the country's transition to endemic, including the full opening of institutes of higher learning (IPT) under the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE).
The scrolls for the five-session ceremony were awarded by MSU President Professor Tan Sri Dato’ Wira Dr Mohd Shukri Ab Yajid. Also, in attendance were MSU Vice-Chancellor Professor Puan Sri Datuk Dr Junainah Abd Hamid and the senior management of the University.
In overall, a total of 21 graduates will receive a Doctor of Philosophy, 38 graduates with a Master's degree, 1,211 graduates with a Bachelor's degree and 1,164 graduates with a Diploma.
Faculty of Business Management and Professional Studies (FBMP) contributed the most number of graduates, with 791 graduates and the Faculty of Information Sciences and Engineering (FISE) presented the most number of programmes, with 28 programmes.
Five special award categories of excellence were also given to 52 graduates in recognition of their overall achievements during their studies from among the graduating Class of 2022.
The Chancellor Gold Medal Award went to Nur Aqila Syafiqa Salehhuddin, Bachelor of Medical Sciences (Hons) which comes with a plaque, cash and a scholarship from Yayasan MSU.
Receiving the President Award were Aleaa Nur Insyirah Dr Haji Alias, Master of Education (Teaching English as Second Language), Lim Chong Wen, Bachelor in International Business (Hons) and Amirah Tahirah Azman, Diploma in Event Management which comes with a plaque, cash and a scholarship from Yayasan MSU.
Whereas Uzundemir Ayse Gul, Bachelor in International Business (Hons) and Dhaasuen Kaur Gopal Singh, Bachelor in Biomedical Science (Hons) were received the Mohd Shukri Yajid Outstanding Award which comes with a plaque, cash and a scholarship from Yayasan MSU.
Meanwhile, 26 graduates were received Academic Awards and 20 graduates were received Industry Awards. They were also received a plaque, cash, and a scholarship from Yayasan MSU.
Local and multinational industry, sponsors included Affin Bank Berhad, Fire Fighter Industry Sdn Bhd, Mega Fortris (M) Sdn Bhd, Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA), Eyecon Group Sdn Bhd, UEM Edgenta Berhad, Putra World Trade Centre (WTC), Copus Solution, Allied View Centre Sdn Bhd, Hospital Umra, Securemetric Technology Sdn Bhd, Commerce Dot Com Sdn Bhd, United U-Li Corporation Berhad, MV Technology Sdn Bhd, Fastlane Emergency Resources Group Sdn Bhd, Inspidea Sdn Bhd, iTools Sdn Bhd as well as Airnett Travel &Tours Sdn Bhd.
Management and Science University (MSU) is a Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) and multi-global-ranked institution focused on building holistic human capital. Envisioning a better, more sustainable future for all, we champion equality by providing a level playing field across extensive efforts in transforming lives, enriching future through compelling learning experiences.
The university’s award-winning academic programmes meet stringent standards of local and international bodies. MSU accreditors include the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), the United Kingdom’s Accreditation Services for International Schools, Colleges & Universities (ASIC), the Japan’s Alliance on Business Education and Scholarship for Tomorrow (ABEST21), the Netherland’s Accreditation Council for Entrepreneurial & Engaged Universities (ACEEU), the United Kingdom’s Institute of Biomedical Science (IBMS) as well as the Sri Lanka’s University Grant Commission (UGC).
MSU currently ranks in the Top 100 among the world’s top young universities, Top 150 among Asia’s best universities and Top 301+ for Graduate Employability Ranking. Ranked by both QS and Times Higher Education (THE), MSU’s world rankings place it in the Top 601+ of the world’s best universities in the QS World University Rankings (WUR) 2022 and Top 401+ in THE University Impact Rankings 2022.
In QS WUR by Subject 2022, MSU has emerged Malaysia #1 in for Subject’s Art and Design category, at World Top 151-200 list as well as places at World Top 101-150 and Top 5 among Malaysia’s institutions of higher education offering Hospitality and Leisure Management programmes. Another category is Business and Management Studies, placing MSU at Malaysia Top 10 and World Top 451-500.
As among of top universities that making an impact in Malaysia, Asia, as well as globally, MSU focus on developing and delivering quality and holistic human capital in critical-need areas.
In tandem with the mission of producing balanced, holistic and versatile graduates in line with the university's vision of Transforming Lives, Enriching Future, MSU also applies study programmes based on Technical Education and Vocational Training (TVET) across all levels of study offered.
MSU also offers breakthrough ways for working adults wishing to further their studies. A wide range of programmes are offered with the student’s convenience through Accreditation of Prior Experiential Learning (APEL) and 'Stand-Alone Micro-Credentials' (SAMC).
With 98.7% of its graduates successfully securing employment within six months of their graduation, MSU is ranked by the Ministry of Higher Education (MoHE) as Malaysia’s #1 for graduate employability.