Faculty of Science and Technology

The Asian Science Deans Summit (ASDS) is the annual meeting that provide a platform for networking and collaborating between science faculties in universities throughout Asian countries. This summit welcomes all deans, deputy deans and administrators of science faculties to participate in various discussions and sharing sessions to strengthened the quality of education, research and public engagement of their respective institutions. In addition, this summit provides an opportunity for participated university to reinforce mobility programs and develop networking opportunities with the existing and new partners throughout Asia.

Since the first meeting in 2015 organised by South Korea Yonsei University, ASDS was held every year until 2019 (5th ASDS). Due to COVID19 pandemic, the summit was postponed and will resume in 2023 (6th ASDS) with the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia is given the honour to organize it. The 6th ASDS will be held at Putrajaya Malaysia, the “garden city” and the administrative capital of Malaysia. All are invited to participate in this summit.

Important Date:
Registration dateline: 30 April 2023
Payment dateline: 31 May 2023

Objectives of ASDS

Create a strategic research and academic network

Stimulate international mobility activity among universities

Promotion of undergraduate and postgraduate studies.

Theme of discussion

  • Explore strategic and impactful research collaboration opportunities at the international level

  • Strengthen industry relations and community involvement at local and international levels

  • Identify the collaboration potential in offering academic programs in the field of science and technology between Asia universities

  • Strengthen the teaching and learning climate of science and technology in higher education institutions

Summit Information

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If you have any queries, please contact Madam Mas Aliza Abu via masaliza@ukm.edu.my or asds2023@ukm.edu.my.