InQKA organized a very fruitful sharing session with YBhg Prof Dr.Nordin Yahaya from AKEPT this morning at 10 am on GLOBAL RECOGNITION: Strategies & Challenges at the Auditorium, Faculty of Business and Management, UiTM Shah Alam. Prof Nordin highlighted on some crucial fundamentals of ranking, its importance and strategies for UiTM to focus on this year.

The Vice Chancellor of UiTM, Datuk Prof Dr Mohd Azraai Kassim, in his opening speech spoke about how ranking is important not only for tracking research and publication but very critical for branding purpose.

We also had the opportunity to hear from Mr.E Way Chong, the regional director for QS on the importance of academic and employer reputation as a ranking indicator.

The session, attended by more than 100 participants, mainly constituted of ranking champions of various faculties, deans and top management of the university.

As the VC said, “we can’t run away from ranking as it is important for marketing, research and most importantly collaboration”.