Apart from USM, Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Student Affairs and Alumni) Assoc. Prof. Dr. Abdul Malek Abdul Karim also received nominations for IMT-GT Presidential seat.
In addition, Prince of Songkla University, Thailand will remain as Vice -President 1 of the IMT-GT Varsity Council while Universitas Negeri Medan (UNIMED), Indonesia was elected the Vice- President 2.
Elections were also held for the posts of Chairperson of the Sports, Seminar and Culture Sub-Committees.
For the selection of the Sports Sub-Committee, representatives of the various universities involved unanimously elected Thaksin University, Thailand as the Chairman, while UUM retains its post as the Chairman of the Culture Sub-Committee while Universitas Sumatra Utara (USU), Indonesia was elected Chairman of the Seminar Sub-Committee.
President of the IMT-GT Varsity Council, Prof. Dato' Dr. Adnan Hussein called upon all the newly-appointed members to continue to support the spirit and objectives of IMT-GT and more importantly render their unwavering support towards the host of next year’s IMT-GT Varsity Carnival, Rajamangala University of Techology Sri Vijaya (RMUTSV), Songkhla, Thailand for an even more successful varsity carnival.
The election process which involved representatives of the IMT-GT Varsity Council members was conducted in the Senate Meeting Room, Chancellery.
Translated by Mahaliza Mahadhir
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