19 October – Bachelor of Science in Economics [(B.Sc. Economics) (Hons)] programme, offered by the School of Economics, Finance and Banking (SEFB) of Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM), secured the certification from Asean University Network-Quality Assurance (AUN-QA), became the third time UUM succeeded in receiving this certification, this year.
The recent success achieved by UUM made four (4) of its academic programmes awarded the AUN-QA certification after the Bachelor of Science (Business Mathematics) (Hons) and Bachelor of Science (Decision Science) (Hons), under the School of Quantitative Sciences (SQS), UUM College of Arts and Sciences (UUMCAS), obtained the same certification in May and August this year.
The Bachelor of International Affairs (Hons) offered by the School of International Studies (SoIS), College of Law, Government and International Studies (UUMCOLGIS), obtained this certification in 2013.
Meanwhile, UUM Vice-Chancellor, Prof Dato' Seri Dr Mohamed Mustafa Ishak extended his heartiest congratulations and utmost appreciation to those involved in the accreditation process.