University Of Nottingham IET On Campus (UNMIET)

On Campus Address:
Jalan Broga, Semenyih, Selangor, 43500.
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University Of Nottingham IET On Campus (UNMIET) Committees Photo 2020/21
AI and Machine Learning Workshop
The Amazing Arm Competition 2020

1. Background

IET UNM Student Chapter was established in 2017. The University of Nottingham is the very first British university to open a branch in Malaysia. The first branch opened in 2000 at the center of Kuala Lumpur. In 2005, the university opened the purpose-built campus which is now the main campus in Semenyih. As of the year 2020, the campus celebrates its 20th anniversary.

The academic year consists of 2 semesters, and each runs for 3 months. The intakes are usually in September for undergraduate courses while foundation courses are in April as well September. The summer break is from June until September and during this period is when undergraduate students go for their internship and industry placement. The university offers courses in diverse field. It has 4 main faculty, namely Engineering, Science, Arts and Social Science, as well as Business. Currently, University of Nottingham Malaysia has around 5000 students, from 75 different countries. Given the diversity, all cultures and traditions are openly accepted and embraced by all.

The campus is surrounded by forest and hills. It is 5 minutes away from the popular Broga Hills by car. Nearby the campus are developing townships and commercial centers. Although Semenyih is considered a small township, it has a lot of good and affordable restaurants. Kuala Lumpur city center is also relatively easy to be accessed by the transport services provided by the university. The campus is also conveniently accessible for international students, as it is only 45 minutes away from KLIA by car.   

2. IET OnCampus Committee List
No Position Name Degree/Program
1 President Ismail Merican Electrical and Electronics Engineering
2 Vice President Tan Xin Yi Electrical and Electronics Engineering
3 Secretary Lim Heng Ai Electrical and Electronics Engineering
4 Treasurer Lee Yu Chen Electrical and Electronics Engineering
5 Event Manager Chia Yu Hang Mechatronics Engineering
6 Technical Director Jonathan Lee Electrical and Electronics Engineering
7 Vice Secretary Josephine Abigail Illona Computer Science

3. OnCampus Technical advisors:
Dr. Nafizah Goriman Khan

4. News/ Achievements/ Involvements in STEMS/ Flagship events:
a. Year 2020
Date Events
PCB Design & Fabrication Workshop
12/03/2020 Git Workshop
14/03/2020 The Amazing Arm Competition 2020

b. Year 2019
Date Events
Primavera Workshop
Artificial Intelligence & Machine Learning Wokrshop

Report prepared by:Ismail Merican, President of IET UNM Student Chapter Term 2020/2021
Posted by John Tan My on May 14, 2020 3:09 PM Europe/London


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