An undergraduate student from Swinburne University of Technology Sarawak Campus, Nivakan Sritharan managed to advance into Final Round of Deloitte Tax Challenge 2017 (National Level). The competition was held in Kuala Lumpur on 31 October to 1 November 2017.
In total, there were 3,214 challengers participating in both team and individual categories that have made it through rounds of competitions. Nivakan was one of the 16 finalists under individual category who managed to advance into final round in Kuala Lumpur. Presentation skills workshops were designed to guide the finalists on their presentation skills and prepare them to take on the final challenge with style and confidence. On the grand finals, finalists were required to deliver their best presentation in front of a panel of judges that will evaluate the challengers on various criteria including technical competency, writing skills, presentation skills and English proficiency.