KDU’S PRE-U STUDENTS SCORE EXCELLENTLY IN CIE GCE AS LEVEL

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Congratulatory note: Ng Kim Huat, Senior Schools Development Manager, Malaysia for Cambridge International Examinations congratulates the Pre-U students for excellent results   Proud parents: Mr. and Mrs. Loh were ecstatic as they witnessed Alicia (centre) acknowledged for her excellent results in the CIE GCE AS Level.   KDU’s High Achievers: KDU’s Pre-University students excelled in the CIE GCE AS Level with flying colours, thanks to the support of lecturers, parents and friends.



Kuala Lumpur, 24 February 2014 – KDU University College acknowledged its merited Pre-University students for their excellent results in the Cambridge International Examination (CIE) General Certificate of Education (GCE) Advanced Subsidiary Level (AS Level) during the KDU UC Excellence Awards recently at its premises.

A total of 34 candidates were present to receive their awards for their high achievements while proud parents accompanied their children to share and witness this memorable moment. Top achievers include Kevin Tan, Wei Min Foo and Hannah Choong.

Professor Dr. Khong Yoon Loong, Vice Chancellor of KDU University College was pleased with the excellent results of the Pre-University students. “KDU University College will continue to strive in producing excellent students, academically and socially as we prepare them for the future,” he said.

“With the right attitude and desire of students combined with the support of dedicated lecturers we have, encompassed within a conducive environment, our students will certainly score brilliantly in their exams,” he added.

Cambridge International AS and A Level have a proven reputation for being an excellent preparation for university, employment and life. They help develop the indepth subject knowledge and understanding which are so important to universities and employers. Learners pass through CIE AS and A Level to gain places at leading universities worldwide.

Ng Kim Huat, Senior Schools Development Manager, Malaysia for Cambridge International Examinations said, “It is encouraging to acknowledge the high standards of education offered by KDU University College through these exceptional results. These achievements are a credit to the partnership which Cambridge has established with KDU University College that demonstrates the dedication and commitment of its lecturers and students’ determination and passion to succeed.”

With the encouraging growth in popularity of Cambridge examinations in Malaysia due to its high-quality characteristics and recognition worldwide, KDU University College has focused its vision to shape and influence students to achieve excellence across all Cambridge subjects.

Alicia Loh, a wheelchair-bound student, was among the awardees as she scored 3As for her CIE GCE AS Level. She was beyond ecstatic and grateful when she received her results. “The amount of hard work and sacrifice has paid off sweetly with my excellent results. I thank my lecturers for their kind support and now I have proved to them that their faith in me was not misplaced,” she said.

Over the years, KDU University College has produced excellent A-Level students, receiving accolades for Top in the World, Top in Malaysia and Best in Malaysia. These students have been generously offered to pursue their degree programmes at various top-leading universities in the world including University of Oxford, University of Cambridge and University of Edinburgh to name a few.

KDU University College understands the needs and wants of employers in today’s competitive working society. It realises the important aspects that students should be armed with as they enter a new phase in life. Therefore, KDU University College has taken the lead by introducing the E3 - Boosters, a special set of skills employers look for in their employees. Students are not only provided with quality education but also equipped with an excellent command of English, a strong sense of EQ Development and the spirit of Entrepreneurship.

ABOUT KDU UNIVERSITY COLLEGE’S E3-BOOSTERS

With the E3-Boosters, KDU University College’s students won’t have to settle for just any education. They’ll graduate with a special set of skills employers say they will need.

English Proficiency

Mastery of English is no longer an option in today's global environment. Students can build their English proficiency at KDU University College and land their dream job.

EQ Development

Being book smart is not enough. Emotional intelligence is essential. KDU University Collegec will help its students raise their EQ to complement their IQ.

Entrepreneurship

KDU University College will bring out the spirit of entrepreneurship in its students. This will help them to stand out and be daring, innovative and adaptable.

ABOUT KDU UNIVERSITY COLLEGE

KDU University College, a member of the KDU Education Group, is a pioneer and leading provider in the field of private tertiary education since 1983. The KDU Education Group is a fully integrated education services provider, from primary and secondary, both local and international, through to undergraduate and post-graduate levels and executive and professional development programmes. The KDU Education Group celebrates its 30th Anniversary this year, and is proud to have had 80,000 students since its inception, some of whom include corporate leaders, entrepreneurs and celebrities around the globe.

The KDU Education Group is the education arm of Paramount Corporation Berhad, a public company that is listed on the Main Market of Bursa Securities Malaysia Berhad and whose diversified business interests include property development and construction.

Media enquiries : Ms. Belinda Chee
Senior Corporate Communications Manager
KDU University College
Telephone : +603-7953 6632
Email : sb.chee@kdu.edu.my