Executive College Trio Secure Top Honours In Graduation Ceremony
1 December 2018, KUCHING: Executive College (EC) recently held its Graduation and Awards Ceremony at Crown Towers for its Diploma in Quantity Surveying students.
This year, the Outstanding Academic Award was conferred upon Chong Yu Ming, Chong Li Kee and Karen Lim Wan Yee.
Li Kee also received the Datuk Robert Lau Hoi Chew Award for Academic Excellence for achieving the highest average marks for the entire Quantity Surveying programme.
The final award presented that day – the Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM) Academic Award – was given to both Yu Ming and Li Kee for scoring the highest average marks in Building Quantities I, II, III and CE Construction & Quantities II.
Executive College chief executive officer Sheila Sie urged the graduates to continuously acquire knowledge and improve their communication, self-learning and digital literacy skills in the face of the Fourth Industrial Revolution (IR4.0).
IR4.0 refers to the fusion and advances of emerging technologies which include cloud computing, Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence – impacting all disciplines, economies and industries in every country including in education.
Some graduates are already pursuing their degrees either at Executive College for Bachelor of Technology (Hons) in Construction Management or in Quantity Surveying at other universities.
EC is the only college in Kuching offering Diploma in Quantity Surveying which has received professional recognition from the Board of Quantity Surveyors Malaysia (BQSM), Royal Institution of Surveyors Malaysia (RISM) and Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA).
Besides Diploma in Quantity Surveying, EC offers Foundation in Art, Diploma in Business Administration, Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons) and Bachelor of Technology (Hons) in Construction Management.
EC provides 100 per cent job priority to its own graduates who apply for internship or jobs with KTS Group of Companies.
For more information on Executive College’s programmes and financial assistance, visit the college at the second floor of Crown Square at 88, Jalan Pending, 93450 Kuching from Monday to Friday (8am to 5pm), contact 082-345680 or visit www.ecollege.edu.my.