A Visit by the UMP New Vice Chancellor
Pekan, 26 June 2019 – The newly appointed UMP Vice-Chancellor (VC), Professor Ir. Dr. Wan Azhar Wan Yusoff, called for a mini get-together with staff members of Centre for Modern Languages and Human Sciences(CMLHS) and the Faculty of Electrical and Electronics Engineering (FEEE) at CMLHS Main Hall, Pekan campus.
The get-together was chaired by CMLHS very own Dean, Assoc. Professor Dr. Muhammad Nubli Abdul Wahab and also present were the Dean of FEEE along with the academic and administrative staff members.
The VC began his speech with a tazkirah where he quoted two verses from Surah Ali Imran on the importance of our dependency on the Creator, Allah swt. The meaning of the verses was later related to the content of his speech on governance and the way forward for UMP.
Some of the changes which will take place soon at the university is the establishment of clusters in the academic departments which will help to develop the university more in the future. The four proposed clusters mentioned are engineering, engineering technology, science and computing and management and human sciences and languages.
In relation to us at CMLHS, we would be under the cluster which should comprise Management Department, Modern Languages Department, and Human Sciences Department. He foresees this cluster would offer courses on philosophy, finance and also more activities which centres around communication, business, debates which would develop students holistically.
Prepared by Ezihaslinda Ngah