Month: October 2012

News: University of Malaya aiming to be one of the top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings

News: University of Malaya aiming to be one of the top 100 universities in the QS World University Rankings

University Malaya (UM) is one of oldest university in Malaysia and it was founded in 1949. It is considered by the general Malaysian population to be one of the best universities in Malaysia but how does it stack up with the other universities globally?

Event: 4th International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC) 2013

Event: 4th International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC) 2013

The International Conference for Young Chemists (ICYC) is a biennial conference organised by the postgraduate students of the School of Chemical Sciences, Universiti Sains Malaysia with the aim to gather local and international postgraduate researchers to create interaction and networking in the field of Chemistry. Two members of Scientific Malaysian, Dr Lee Hooi Ling and Dr Yeoh Kar Kheng are among the speakers in this event.

News: UM HIR First Year Anniversary of MoHE Funding

News: UM HIR First Year Anniversary of MoHE Funding

The first year anniversary of MoHE (Ministry of Higher Education) funding for high impact research was officiated by the University Malaya (UM) Vice-Chancellor Tan Sri Dr. Ghauth Jasmon. Among the attendees of the event were (High Impact Research) HIR principal investigators and their research teams which included postdoctoral and postgraduate students.

News: Study shows green tea can enhance memory

News: Study shows green tea can enhance memory

Almost everyone knows about green tea – Chinese medicine practitioners claim that it calms the qi, housewives swear by its ability to clear oil and help people lose weight. However, a recent study shows that this often-consumed beverage can also improve memory. “Green tea is a popular beverage across…