Kota Kinabalu, 1st July 2018 – Asia Metropolitan College Kota Kinabalu (AsiaMetKK) celebrated its’ 10th Year Anniversary at Palm Square, Centre Point. The ceremony was officiated by the Minister of Education and Innovation Sabah, YB Datuk Dr. Yusof Yacob. Also present at the ceremony were the Head of College Operations, Mr. Kalaiarasu Malayandi and Chief Executive, Mdm. Kristy Ng. The celebration witnessed a gathering of almost 80 people including scholarship recipients, industrial partners, academicians and students.
In commemoration of the Anniversary celebration, scholarship awards totalling up to RM1.5 million were presented to deserving students. On the same occasion, AsiaMetKK inked Memorandums of Understanding (MoU) with 7 esteemed Industrial Partners from various focus fields namely Thai Odyssey Sdn. Bhd., Comfort Aged Care Group, Sunlight Pharmacy (KK) Sdn. Bhd., Bodycare Chiro & Physio, Biorehab Physiotherapy Centre, SM Physiotherapy (SM Health Care Sdn. Bhd.) and Econ Medicare Centre & Nursing Home Sdn. Bhd.
The MoU is expected to broaden opportunities for both parties to build young talents by providing necessary exposure and skill-set development programmes through internship opportunities as well as provide secured job placement. Cooperation with Industrial Partners such as these help to enhance talent pool as well as equip graduates to be work ready professionals.
AsiaMetKK’s 10th Anniversary celebration signified a decade of academic excellence and continues to ensure an established, solid footing in providing top notch education throughout the regions of East Malaysia.