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Swinburne’s STEM team ‘Highly Commended’ at VC’s Award 2020 >

Swinburne’s STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) team has been awarded Highly Commended at the recent Vice Chancellor’s Award 2020 for their rural school project organised in Serian division.

First Hult Prize OnCampus Program winners at Swinburne Sarawak>

Team Photon consisting of first-year undergraduate students majoring in International Business Jeffrey Bun and Loh Ngik Sing, and Foundation in Information Technology student Lim Han Jet, has won the first Swinburne Sarawak Hult Prize OnCampus Program.

Women entrepreneurs upskilled through PENJANA HRDF programme at Swinburne>

21 women entrepreneurs from diverse business sectors completed their training under the Pelan Jana Semula Ekonomi Negara (PENJANA) Human Resources Development Fund (HRDF) programme.

Swinburne Sarawak academics among top 2% scientists in the world>

Swinburne Sarawak academics, including its Deputy Vice-Chancellor and Chief Executive Officer (DVC and CEO) and Pro Vice-Chancellor (Research), have recently been ranked in the top 2% of scientists in the world based on a science-wide author database of standardised citation indicators developed and led by Stanford University’s Professor John Ioannidis.

Swinburne’s Fast Track Pathway shorten time to complete CPA exams>

A new arrangement between CPA Australia and Swinburne Sarawak will provide opportunity for students of the university to shorten their time to complete the CPA Professional Examinations.

Swinburne ACCA students beat the odds despite pandemic scare>
Nine Swinburne degree students made the university community proud when they received their excellent ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) examination results last week.

Swinburne students hit the mark again in ACCA exam >
Swinburne students and graduates achieved a higher target in the ACCA (Association of Chartered Certified Accountants) examinations after the release of the December exam results recently.

Design & Arts news

MV directed by Swinburne graduate nominated at international festival>
Swinburne multimedia design graduate Joanne Lai Ing Jing made her first international debut in the recently concluded International Thai Film Festival 2020 (ITFF 2020) Film & Entertainment Industry Awards.

Swinburne’s Head of School wins coveted UN award for gender equality>
Swinburne’s Head of School of Design and Arts Associate Professor Dr Ida Fatimawati bt Adi Badiozaman has recently won the 2020 UN Women Malaysia Women’s Empowerment Principles (WEPs) Award for the Community and Industry Engagement Category.

Swinburne’s team among 3 winners of TEGAS Digital Pre-Accelerator 2020>
Artefact Studio from Swinburne was announced as the top three winners of the recently concluded Tabung Ekonomi Gagasan Anak Sarawak (TEGAS) Digital Pre-Accelerator 2020 programme.