MASUM 2017: UKM Ranked 7th out of 20 IPTA

By Iznee Isa
Photos by Ikhwan Hashim

BANGI, 24 July 2017 – The Contingent from Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (UKM) gave out a tough fight at the recent Majlis Sukan Universiti Malaysia (MASUM) Sports Carnival 2017, said Deputy Vice-Chancellor of Student and Alumni Affairs, Prof Dato’ Noor Aziah Mohd Awal.

She said this sporting event is the best platform to produce high quality students with positive values.

The MASUM Sports Carnival 2017 which took place from 8th to 21st July was won by Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) with a total collection of 108 medals.

UKM was ranked seventh in the sport carnival out of the 20 public universities competing.

“Congratulations to the winners. For those who did not win, take it as a motivation to achieve better in the upcoming sports carnival,” she said at the closing ceremony of MASUM 2017.

The next MASUM Sports Carnival 2018 will be organized by Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK).

Also present at the ceremony was UPM Vice-Chancellor, Prof Datin Paduka Dr Aini Ideris and UKM Sports Center Director, Assoc Prof Dr Tajul Arifin Muhamad.