Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and collaboration agreement with Universitas Mercu Buana (UMB), Indonesia
6th October 2022: The International University of Malaya-Wales (IUMW) entered into a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) and collaboration agreement with Universitas Mercu Buana (UMB), Indonesia.
The agreements will see both institutions work together on several activities, including a student exchange programme. It also formalised a Conference Agreement for IUMW to become a Co-Host for the upcoming Mercu Buana Conference on Communication Science (MICoCS), taking place this November in Kuta, Bali. Coordinated between Mdm. Safrena Noreen Abdul Malik from the Faculty of Arts and Science (FAS), IUMW, and Dr Melly Ridaryanthi of Fakultas Komunikasi, UMB, 7 members from FAS will present their research papers at the conference, among fellow communication researchers from across the globe.
The MoU was signed by Prof. Dr Kamila Ghazali, Vice-Chancellor, IUMW; and Prof. Dr IR. Andi Adriansyah, Rector, UMB. The Conference Agreement was signed by Assoc. Prof. Dr Nisa Omar, Dean, FAS, IUMW; and Dr. Elly Yuliawati, M.Si, Dean, Fakultas Komunikasi, UMB. Prof. Dr Jasmine Ahmad, Deputy Vice-Chancellor, IUMW; and Dr Harwikarya, M.T, Vice Rector of Academic, Universitas Mercu Buana, witnessed each signing.
IUMW looks forward to working with Universitas Mercu Buana on this partnership that will provide new opportunities for cross-border collaboration between staff and students of both institutions.