Who's Who in the Malaysian Education Industry
Professor Wing Lam
Provost and Chief Executive Officer
University of Reading Malaysia
Mission in Life
To educate in a way that brings out the best in people and makes a positive impact on their lives.
Contributions to the University of Reading Malaysia
Prof. Wing Lam chairs the Executive Board and Academic Board at the University of Reading Malaysia. He works closely with the University of Reading UK Campus to enhance the University’s reputation as a top 200 university and Henley Business School’s position as one of the world’s premiere triple-accredited business schools. He oversees plans for the development and growth of the University of Reading Malaysia’s world-class campus at Educity, Malaysia’s only fully-integrated education zone. Prof. Wing Lam also continues to enhance the Career Centre at the University of Reading Malaysia, enabling students to develop the required interpersonal and workplace skills to maximise their career prospects.
Contributions to the education industry
Prof. Wing Lam has actively promoted the use of technology in teaching for the last two decades. He worked with the U21 network of international universities in the early 2000’s to establish one of the first online global MBA programmes in Asia. He is also the author of several MOOCs in the area of IT management. Prof. Wing Lam has worked closely with several industry partners to develop management development programmes. He is currently a learning solutionist with the Institute of Adult Learning in Singapore and serves on the editorial review board of several academic journals.
The University of Reading has been successfully educating international students for more than a century. Malaysian graduates of the University are already leading businesses and professions and contributing to public life, all over the world – not least here in Malaysia.
Now students will be able to have the best of both worlds – the chance to study for a UK degree but in dynamic Malaysia. Whether studying one of Reading’s traditional strengths or with the world-class, triple-accredited Henley Business School, students can expect a rigorous and challenging education in a friendly, supportive and internationally diverse environment, taught by the best academics in their field. Here is where future leaders will thrive.
Asia is the continent for the 21st century and the most exciting region in the world. We’re proud to be part of it and are ready to welcome students to our new home.