KUCHING – A midst of growing unemployment rates, the Principal of SEGi College Sarawak, Madam Elina Tiu, said that all academic departments in the institution will redouble their efforts so as to produce quality graduates that will fit into the society.
The principal said this in the interview during the Principal’s Award Presentation Ceremony held in the main campus last Friday.
She said, “The management, with the support of the academician and other stakeholders is determined to ensure that we deliver quality education so as to produce graduates that could fit into the developmental agenda of the nation.”
She added that the college was poised to sustaining the current tempo of academic and professional discipline and excellence, adding that the students must start thinking of how to contribute effectively to useful academic activities in their various faculties.
A total of 15 top achievers of SEGi College Sarawak received their respective acknowledgement from the institution during the Principal’s Award Presentation Ceremony held at the college last Friday.
They were from Diploma in Early Childhood Education: Shirly Tan Boon Chien, Lee Yau, Sally Sim Boon san, Kuan siaw Fung, Joanne Lo Fui Senn, Sharon Tan Li Ching and Foo Xiang Yean, from Diploma in Business Administration: Tariana Tara, Ng Li Cheng and Tan Yan Han, from Diploma in Tourism Management: Chui Sui Nee and Susana Chew Hui, from Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology: Teo Yu Yun, from Diploma in Accountancy: Kaisen Thein and lastly from Foundation in Commerce: Kuan Chek Boon.
The presentation ceremony was held to recognize and grant awards to SEGi College Sarawak’s students from any academic programme that excel academically and have achieved full distinction of 4.0 in their study.
With the aim of providing opportunities to outstanding students who have shown high academic achievements, hundreds of students have since benefitted from this award programme and gone on to retained the awards their receiving every semester.
She explained that the students could be favourably considered for employment in the industry if they graduate with distinction.
“If you stand out excellently in your studies, the industry will look into the possibility of hiring you in the future” she stated.
The college understand that the efficacies of learning activities are filtered through students’ motivation that provides a source of energy that is responsible for why learners decide to make an effort to sustain their learning momentum. “The awards and recognition are among the approaches used to motivate and inspire students to excel in their educational progress” added Tiu.
As one of the pioneers and leading private institutions of higher education, SEGi College Sarawak has always committed in educating the new generation, while giving back to the society, “We are proud to be able to offer support for our student members, especially in time of financial hardship and at a time when the cost of higher education may seem like only a dream for some”.
As part of the on-going commitment to education, SEGi College Sarawak also awards scholarship to individuals, especially SPM top scorer who meets the criteria for overall academic achievement.
Rated 5-star by the MOHE MyQuest rating, SEGi College Sarawak is now open for its April intake. The college will hold an Info Day on the 24th of March 2012 and all parents and school leavers are welcomed to the meet the Course Counsellors to understand more on the courses offered at SEGi.
For more information on the courses offered, please log on to our website www.segi.edu.my or walk in to our main campus at 211 Jalan Bukit Mata, 93100 Kuching Sarawak, or call our toll-free number 1-300-88-7344 or 082- 252566 (office).