Kuala Lumpur, 20th January 2016 - Students from Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech MARA (KUPTM) again proved their ability by successfully organizing a public talk (Ceramah Perdana) titled “The Rise of Islamic Civilization and Leadership in the Malay World, Reality or Fantasy?” with the famous preacher, Ustaz Kazim Elias as the moderator.
The program which started at 7.50pm and ended around 11.00pm was held within the car park of Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech MARA (KUPTM) Kuala Lumpur. About 3,000 audiences were present including students from Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech MARA (KUPTM) itself and the local community of Taman Maluri, Cheras as well as academicians and Muslim scholars.
A brainchild of the third semester students from the Bachelor (Hons.) of Computer Science (CU203) under the subject of Leadership and Interpersonal Skill (MPU3223), it aimed to increase the student’s knowledge on Islamic civilization while encouraging them to instil Islamic leadership values in the national development agenda. Students will also be inspired to refine their leadership and interpersonal skills by organizing such a program.
The public talk was jointly organized with the Faculty of Cognitive and Human Development of Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech MARA (KUPTM) Kuala Lumpur under the guidance of three advisors, Dr. Mohd Faizal Bin Mohd Ariff, Dr. Syarifah Shahirah Binti Syed Sheikh and Mr. Umran Bin Anas Khan.
Among the dignitaries present were the Chairman of Kolej Poly-Tech MARA, YB. Hj. Ahmad Nazlan bin Idris, the Chairman of Yayasan Pendidikan Cheras, YBhg. Datuk Seri Syed Ali bin Tan Sri Syed Abbas Alhabshee, the Director of Majlis Sukan Wilayah Persekutuan, En. Razlan Bin Muhammad Rafii, the Chief Executive Officer of Yayasan Wilayah Persekutuan, YBhg. Datuk Hj. Roslan Bin Hassan, the Cheras Area Manager of Dewan Bandaraya Kuala Lumpur, YBhg. Hj. Noor Azman Bin Mahlin, the Chief Executive Officer of Yayasan Pendidikan Cheras, YBhg. En. Mohd Ismail Bin Mohd Noor, the Chairman of the Sports and Recreation Club, YBhg. En. Johari Bin Yazid, the Member of Islam for the Federal Territory, YBhg. Datuk Syed Mehdar Bin Syed Abdullah, the Youth Felo of YADIM, En.Shafiq Bin Md. Samsuri, the management and staff of Kolej Poly-Tech MARA as well as students of Kolej Universiti Poly-Tech MARA.
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