EXCELLENCE AWARDS CELEBRATE STUDENTS’ SUCCESS
The Dean’s List Award 2018 was delivered on 24th May to acknowledge and reward the performance of SOC students. The main aim of this ceremony is to motivate students to achieve and maintain good grades apart from rewarding their continuous effort to excel in their studies. A total of 110 students received the Dean’s List Award including three four flat recipients.
In her speech, Prof. Dr. Huda congratulated and encouraged the students to achieve greater academic achievements, apart from expressing her gratitude to SOC lecturers and supporting staff for their engaging and ongoing effort towards supporting students’ excellence. The students were also encouraged to keep on improving their CGPA every semester in aiming a first class degree of CGPA 3.67 and above. The Dean acknowledged and congratulated recipients who have already received job offers as well as the opportunity of being attached to MyEG Services Berhad, a concessionaire for the Malaysian E-Government MSC Flagship Application. The Dean also highlighted that the school will enhance an industry collaboration and engagement by inviting more industry people for class lectures as well as sending students to attach with industry during a semester break in addition to a normal internship semester. On top of that, the Dean announced Applied Data Science as a new specialization to be offered by the school in September 2018 (A181). The ceremony was attended by the SOC management team and representatives of lecturers and administration staff, and students.