KUALA LUMPUR, 11 August 2016 - Every year, students from all Universiti Kuala Lumpur campuses will participate in UniKL's very own sports league which is the Universiti Kuala Lumpur Students Sports Carnival (USSC). This year the USSC 2016 will be held at UniKL MITEC, Johor Bahru from 14th to 18th August 2016.
As such, in conjunction with the USSC 2016 this year, UniKL MIIT was indeed honoured to have YB Datuk Haji Ahmad Jazlan Bin Yaakub, the Deputy Minister of Rural and Regional Development accompanied by the UniKL President and MIIT Dean to flag off the contingent at the UniKL City Campus on 11th August 2016. According to the team's Chef de Mission (CDM) Dr. Megat Farez Azril Zuhairi, UniKL MIIT will be fielding 122 athletes, comprising of 84 male athletes and 38 female athletes.
YB Datuk Haji Ahmad Jazlan Bin Yaakub, the Deputy Minister of Rural and Regional Development accompanied by the UniKL President and MIIT Dean to flag off the contingent.
During the flag off ceremony, Prof. Dato' Dr. Mazliham Mohd Su'ud, the President of UniKL, emphasized on the importance of having a strong fighting spirit, as he wished the best of luck to all the athletes for USSC 2016.
YB Datuk Haji Ahmad Jazlan Bin Yaakub receiving the official UniKL MIIT jersey as a souvenir from Prof. Dr.Shahrulniza Musa, Dean of UniKL MIIT.
This time round UniKL MIIT hopes to bring back a minimum of three (3) gold and two (2) silver medals in order for them to obtain at least an overall third place standing among all the UniKL campuses. As with previous years, UniKL MIIT is constantly striving to improve its performance in order to gain victory.
Here's wishing the best to all the USSC 2016 athletes! #GoMIIT
Sharifah Nor Syakinah
Corporate Communication Executive – MIIT Dean Office
Malaysian Institute of Information Technology (MIIT),