30 % tuition fee waiver for all KDU Diploma programmes
Master Chef Certification for KDU University College’s Culinary Lecturers
KDU University College will be the first to offer the Master Chef certification in Malaysia on teaching and delivery by a renowned institution such as ALMA.
The collaboration will kick off with the Master Chef Certification Programme, designed by ALMA for the SHTCA’s teaching faculty. ALMA educates chefs and sommelier from all around the world, forming professionals of Italian Cuisine with training programs at the highest level, executed by world’s leading teachers.
KDU University College Launched ETP Entry Point Project MyGameDev2020
KDU University College has been given the green light by PEMANDU’s Education National Key Results Area (NKEA) Steering Committee for the establishment of MyGameDev2020, which is an Entry Point Project initiative that will enable Malaysia to become a leading Game Development centre in the region with a firm reputation as a creator of high-quality, creative talents and content; an attractive package for foreign game developers and investors; and an incubation and support hub for independent game developers.
Vice Chancellor’s Commendation Award for Academic Excellence from Murdoch University
Both students were placed amongst the top 2% of students enrolled in the Bachelor Degree programme and have achieved a minimum of 15 credit points at high distinction level within the review period:
- Grace Goh
- Roxzanne Manohran
Participants had to brainstorm an idea and implement the solution / application Windows 8 platform in less than 48-hours. The KDU team, consisting of Soh Chee Wei, Wee Sixun and Adwin Ling Shyan Gui, bagged the first place in the challenge.
The Nokia Knight Program
KDU Warrior, 01001 and Magic Jing - won a Nokia Lumia 710 in the Starter Category for being the first ten teams that submitted 3 Windows Phone apps to the program. The Magic Jing team from KDU won the Best App award where the judging was based on creativity and uniqueness, user experience and usability, design, stickiness, and commercial value of the phone app. The winner walked away with about USD3K. Three teams from KDU, namely KDU Warrior, “01001” and Magic Jing, developed more than 15 Windows Phone apps which are now available for free download.