The Talent Time program seeks talent in UMP students
Kuantan, November 22, 2017 – Talent Time was the first ever program organized by UMP Intelligentsia Club in collaboration with the Vocal Intensity Club of Universiti Malaysia Pahang (UMP). It was held in Astaka, UMP Gambang Campus.
Among the objectives of this program was to create opportunities for students to showcase their talent and to enhance their English language proficiency. In addition, the program aimed to produce UMP students who are confident, credible and courageous to face challenges for self-improvement.
The judges for this competition were Ms. Fathiah Izzati Mohamad Fadzillah, advisor of UMP Intelligentsia Club, and Mr. Mohd Zaki Ahmad, Senior Cultural Officer at UMP. A range of different talents were showcased by the participants throughout the competition.
According to the program director of Talent Time 2017, Khuzair Akbar Kamaruzaman, this program is open to all UMP students and the participation fee is RM5 only. He added that this program is expected to be an annual event at UMP to uncover the students' hidden talent and to enhance their confidence in presenting their talents to the public.
A total of about 200 UMP students attended the program to support their friends who were performing and further enliven the program. Towards the end, it was announced that the winner was Mohamed Ammar Bakhet, the first runner-up goes to BB’s Voice band, and the second runner-up goes to Hai Yue.
By: Khuzair Akbar Kamaruzaman & Fathiah Izzati Mohamad Fadzillah