On 25 October 2015, Quality Management Institute (IPQ) held a workshop on Malaysia Polytechnic Strategic Plan Development at University Inn, UUM. This workshop was a follow-up of the MoU between UUM and the Malaysian Polytechnic Education Department held on 5 October 2015.
This half-day workshop was conducted by the Director of IPQ, Assoc. Prof. Dr. Haim Hilman Abdullah. More than 33 participants from 33 branches of the polytechnics in Malaysia participated in the workshop. The workshop was also attended by the Director of Division for Instructional and Digital Learning, Malaysian Polytechnic Education Department, Mdm. Noor Aidi Nadzri.
The workshop served as a platform for discussion between senior management team of Polytechnics to help coordinating the roadmap and strategy of Polytechnics in preparing for the Malaysia Education Blueprint (Higher Education) (PPPM (PT)). Participants were also given exposure on 10 major shifts in PPPPM (PT) to improve the performance of Polytechnic education 2025.
It is hoped that this workshop could strengthen interpersonal relationship between the polytechnics and University Utara Malaysia. The workshop was concluded with a question and answer session.