Fun, food and games to cheer up the needy

It was a memorable evening for 40 children from Vision Home, Salvation Army and Praise home in Ipoh as they were feted and treated to a night of fun and entertainment at the campus recently. Organised by students from the April 2019 Foundation in Arts batch, this event was part of their way of giving

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ROTARACT CLUB HANDS OVER DONATIONS TO UNDERPRIVILEGED FAMILY

Sometimes, all it takes to make a difference in someone’s life is an act of kindness.   After discovering the harrowing tale of an underprivileged refugee family struggling to make ends meet in Ipoh, QIU’s Rotaract Club was moved to take action.   To offer a helping hand, the club launched a donation drive, calling

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Biotech champs Pay Homage to Alma maters

In the words of journalist and philosopher Margaret Fuller, ‘if you have the knowledge, let others light their candles in it.’   After their fantastic triumph at the first-ever World Sustainable Chemistry Challenge in Indonesia last month, our trio of champions took time out of their schedules to visit their secondary school alma maters around

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QIU undergraduates exposed to employment opportunities in financial planning and capital market services

Ensuring QIU graduates are employed as soon as they graduate has always been the priority for the University. The university’s career services division is constantly looking out for opportunities available in the industry and assists undergraduates  with honing their job search skills, identifying and working toward career goals, getting referrals to employers and boosting networking

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MADAGASCAR, NETHERLANDS STUDENTS JOIN QIU FAMILY

As an international university, QIU is proud of the multicultural tapestry that makes up its staff and student body.   That tapestry got even more diverse recently, as the University welcomed our first students from two new countries during our latest intake – Madagascar and the Netherlands.   Both Madagascar native Shane Abasse(pictured below) and Dutchman Manders

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BEFRIENDERS IPOH BREAK DOWN SUICIDE MYTHS AT QIU

How much do you actually know about suicide?  Here are some statements about suicide that could be facts or myths. Test your knowledge and pick which statements are factual: People who talk about suicide won’t do it The poor, not the rich, are most likely to commit suicide Suicide happens without warning When depression lifts,

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QIU JOINS STATE GOV’T SUNGAI PERAK RIVERBANK RESTORATION

As a strong advocate of the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals, QIU is always excited to collaborate with different institutions who share our goal of conserving the environment.   The University was proud to join the Perak state government’s Sungai Perak River Restoration programme – a noble initiative that will see a massive tree-planting exercise

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QIU’s academic receives best paper award at 17th IEEE Conference

Following the tradition of Quest International University Perak (QIU)’s academics bringing in accolades at various academic conferences, Dr. Nurul Rawaida Ain Burhani recently received the best paper presentation award at the 17th IEEE Conference.   Held at  Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS (UTP), Tronoh, Perak, the conference saw  12 technical track sessions with more than 200 participants from all over the world.   Dr

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FOP CERTIFICATE COURSE ATTRACTS PHARMACIES, INT’L UNIVERSITIES

As a responsible institution of higher learning, QIU is always excited to play a role in spreading awareness of the latest developments and innovation in different industries.   The Faculty of Pharmacy, in collaboration with Gaia Science and a team of pharmaceutical experts, conducted a certificate course on Natural Products Extraction, Emulsion and Cosmetic Formulations

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QIU STAFF CLEAN UP 250 KG OF TRASH IN SSR ACTIVITY

QIU’s Staff Social Responsibility (SSR) programmes continued to make a difference in the local community, as our staff joined a communal clean-up in Buntong yesterday.   Droves of our volunteers descended on Kampung Buntong 3 Tambahan, equipped with garbage bags and trash pickers from 8 am to 12 pm.   They were guided and joined

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