Post Graduate Research and Career Symposium

Post Graduate Research and Career Symposium
27-28 April 2019
Location: Admiral Cove, Port Dickson
Fee: RM1000

The inaugural Post Graduate Research and Career Symposium will bring together administrators, faculty, students and experts from the industry together. This symposium will provide an opportunity for graduating post-graduates to come together to share resources, understand gaps, cultivate ideas and explore on future endeavours. We hope to set action items that can be addressed collaboratively to enhance graduate and professional education, training and career development.

Day 1 
8:00 – 9:00 amRegistration
9:00 – 9:30 amWelcoming remarks from the organizer: Mr Mohammad Noorizzuddin Nooh, Group Chief Executive Officer/Managing Director USIM Tijarah Holdings Sdn Bhd
9:30 – 10:30 amIce Breaking Session
10:30 – 11:00 amCoffee Break
11:30 – 12:30 pmCareer Outcomes and Trajectories: What’s next?
Mr Nik Ahmad Zaki Nik Abdullah, Senior Vice President and Head Debt Syndicate Global Markets RHB Bank
12:30 – 2:30 pmLunch/Solat
2:30 – 5:00 pmGraduates Networking Session. Exploring One True Self
5:00 – 5:30 pmCoffee Break
5:30 – 8:30 pmIndependent Recreational Activities/Solat /Dinner
8:30 – 10:30 pmPlanning for the future: Do I have the skills, knowledge and competencies?
Day 2 
6:30 – 7:00 amKuliyyah Subuh: Adab of the Intelligent Being
Dr Azrul Azlan Iskandar Mirza, Group Deputy CEO, UTHSB
9:00 – 10:30 amPitching Session: Insights from the Industry
Moderator: Assoc Prof Dr Jamal Nasser, Group Deputy CEO, UTHSBPanels:
Assoc Prof Dr Amir Shaharuddin, Dean Post Graduate Center, Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia
Mr Anuar Elias, Head of Shariah Review, Bank Islam Malaysia Berhad
10:30 – 11:00 amCoffee Break
11:30 – 12.30 pmConcluding Remarks

Participants will receive:

  • Program Bag
  • 1-night accommodation at the hotel
  • Program t-shirt
  • Breakfast, lunch, supper and dinner
  • Networking opportunities
  • Input from the industry captains

During the Research Pitching Session: Insights from the Industry, participants are required to make a 3-minute pitch about their research to the panels from the industry. These panels will give feedback based on the expertise.

Organized by:
USIM Tijarah Holdings Sdn Bhd
Tel: 06-6986461