Education Incentive Scheme to Aid New Students
22 new student have been selected to receive Education Incentive Scheme in this 2017/2018 academic year. They were shortlisted by Student Affairs & Alumni Department based on criteria that they comes from a very poor family and facing financial issue. This aid is to help them in preparing basic need to furthering their studies here in UMP.
According to Nik Muhammad Azzam Nik Mat, 20 from Kampung Kubang Telaga Bachok Kelantan, he feels grateful and thanked the University for giving him the opportunity to further his study. He added, with the aid received, it really helps to alleviate the burden they are facing to pay for the registration fees.
Another aid receiver, Nor Farah Diana Azad, from Faculty of Computer Systems & Software Engineering, she was so moved by the sacrifice made by her father to ensure she arrived at UMP Gambang to register for the course.
2007 new students registered for the 2017/2018 Academic Year to pursue undergraduate degree program. Registration program were held at Sports Complex in Gambang Campus and at Students Activity Center in Pekan campus.
Induction week (MINDS) for new students will be held from 27th August until 2nd September 2017. Induction week will be full with program such as academic briefing, introduction to campus life and also UMP Vice-Chancellor Notes to all the new students.