| Lyna Mohamad |
CROWDS flocked the food fair at Kolej International Graduate Studies (KIGS) in Kiulap in support of a project by students of Bachelor of Business Administration (Hons), Bachelor of Business (Hons) in Accounting and UTB BriBUS programmes.
The project, organised in collaboration with the college’s Faculty of Arts and Humanities and Faculty of Multimedia and Broadcasting, was conducted for the students’ Financial Accounting Fundamentals and Introduction to Accounting.
KIGS Chief Executive Officer Dr Haji Azaharaini bin Haji Mohd Jamil launched the event.
In his speech, Dr Haji Azaharaini said that he believes through this event, the students will gain a better perception of their own abilities, talents and can help to determine their future career goals.
“I understand that the aim of this event is to gain a 360 degrees understanding of setting up a business, applying theories learned in the classroom to help increase self-awareness and gain a better familiarity of a real business environment.”
A great opportunity for faculties to collaborate and work with members of other faculties, bringing together everyone’s skills and ideas to create a fun event adding that the event has the potential to be held monthly or biannually as a way to showcase talents found in KIGS as well as means of generating income for students at present and in the future.
“I encourage more of these events to be organised, as these events exist to complement the college’s academic curriculum and augment the student’s educational experience.”
The three-day event aimed to give students the practical opportunity to apply their knowledge and demonstrate skills in planning and execute business project and provide better understanding on revenue and costing in making profitable business.