MIRI: Potential students in Kuching who wish to find out more about courses and enrolment at Curtin University, Sarawak Malaysia (Curtin Sarawak) are invited to its “Coffee Date with Curtin Sarawak” event on June 25.
It will be held from 1pm to 5pm at Caffe Bene in VivaCity Mall, Kuching and university marketing officers will be present to provide the information they need to make informed decisions on enrolment at Curtin University’s largest international campus.
Those attending will also be entitled to complimentary Caffe Bene vouchers worth RM20. Admission is free and potential students are advised to bring their actual or forecasted examination results for on-the-spot assessment and application.
Enrolment for Curtin Sarawak’s second semester intake is now in progress with classes for undergraduate programmes commencing on Aug 1 and foundation programmes on Aug 15.
In addition, they can also find out more about scholarships and study loans available, including the Curtin Sarawak Merit Scholarships for school-leavers with outstanding results in the SPM, STPM, O-Level, A-Level and UEC examinations as well as the PTPTN study loans.
Curtin Sarawak offers undergraduate and postgraduate courses in engineering and related sciences, business and humanities identical to those at its parent campus in Perth, as well as one-year courses at foundation level that feed directly into the undergraduate programmes.
Many of the courses offered are in subject areas in which Curtin University is world-ranked according to the 2016 QS World University Rankings by Subject and Shanghai Ranking’s 2016 Global Ranking of Academic Subjects.
They include undergraduate courses in Chemical, Petroleum, Civil & Construction, Electrical Power, Electronic & Communication, Environmental and Mechanical Engineering; Applied Geology; Computer Systems & Networking; Accounting and Finance; Business Administration; and Mass Communication.
Curtin University is also ranked five stars overall in the prestigious QS Stars University Ratings 2015, achieving top scores for teaching, innovation, employability of graduates, internationalisation, facilities, inclusiveness and specialisation.
Curtin Sarawak courses are recognised by both the Malaysian Ministry of Higher Education and Public Services Department (JPA), as well as professional bodies nationally and internationally.
For details on the event or courses, call Marilyn Lim at 013-830 3166 or visit www.curtin.edu.my/future/enquiry.htm