Centre for Alumni (CfA) has initiated a new segment, Permata Dunia Returns as an avenue for alumni to share their knowledge and industrial experience with MMU students. This initiative also helps to build a strong relationship between alumni and their alma mater.

Mr. Tuan Faisal Azmy Tuan Kob, Chief Growth Officer from Nexagate Sdn Bhd kicked off the segment with a sharing session with the Faculty of Engineering (FOE) students on 10 April 2023. Mr. Tuan Faisal elaborated on his industrial experience and content related to the topic entitled ‘Engineering to Creative Growth’.

The programme continued with Ms. Jen Yong Huey Yi, Founder, and Chief Executive Officer of Syndes Technologies Sdn. Bhd. sharing about the importance of digitalisation as well as telecommunication with the students of the Faculty of Computing and Informatics (FCI) on 14 April 2023. On the same date, Mr. Shahir Sayyid Damanhuri, CEO of Shahir Solutions also spent his time teaching and guiding the students from the Faculty of Information Science and Technology (FIST) on how to excel in C++ programming.

Another Permata Dunia Returns session was held with Mr. Sim Wee Seng, Senior Product Designer, Airbase on 19 April 2023 via virtual mode. The students gained new insights about UI/UX elements and their correlation in the creative industry.  In a nutshell, this segment helps the students to understand real-life experiences and to develop graduate work readiness. Massive gratitude to Permata Dunia who supported this initiative for the students’ benefit.