NILAI, August 4th, 2023– Nilai – Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) has recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with ALPS Electric Malaysia Sdn Bhd, a multinational company with 34 years of experience in manufacturing electrical components and automotive infotainment.
USIM was represented by Vice-Chancellor Professor Dato’ Ts. Dr. Sharifudin Md Shaarani, while ALPS Electric Malaysia Sdn Bhd was represented by Managing Director, Yuko Inoue.
Recognizing the importance of collaboration between industry and academia and its symbiotic benefits, Professor Dato’ Ts. Dr. Sharifudin Md Shaarani emphasized that USIM and ALPS highlight the importance of working together towards producing future communities and leaders.
For a start, this MoU focuses on providing attachments for USIM students at ALPS through structured training. Under this arrangement, both USIM and ALPS have agreed to create learning opportunities for selected students to gain knowledge and practical experience in the industrial working environment.
Those present at the MoU ceremony included Ho Kok Chung and Horishi Kodaira, Executive Directors of ALPS Electric Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Mohammad ‘Azman Mansor, General Manager of ALPS Electric Malaysia Sdn Bhd, Dean of the Faculty of Engineering and Built Environment (FKAB), Assoc. Prof. Ir. Dr. Khairi Abdul Rahim, as well as the management staff of both USIM and ALPS Electric Malaysia Sdn Bhd.
Nor Fadzlina Azahari
Pusat Komunikasi Strategik (StraComm)
Aras 1, Canselori Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM)
Bandar Baru Nilai, 71800 Nilai Negeri Sembilan