Category: Education

Private & International School Fair – Kota Kinabalu

Event Date: 26 March 2017

Mint Communications will be organising its inaugural Private International School Fair in Kota Kinabalu on 26 March 2017 at  Le Meridien, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah.

This fair is a great opportunity for expatriate families living in Kota Kinabalu who are seeking quality international school education for their children. Parents will have the opportunity to speak to representatives from respective international schools in Malaysia and ultimately decide on a suitable school or education for their children.

Parents can also get a copy of the 2016/17 edition of the Education Destination Malaysia: Guide to International & Private Schools at a discounted price. This guide is the definitive resource on international and private schools in Malaysia for both expatriate and Malaysian parents. This annual guidebook showcases the full spectrum of international and private schools in Malaysia and will equip parents by providing them with the information they need to make informed decisions about their children’s education.

Mark the dates on your planner:

Private & International School Fair in Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Date: 26 March 2017 (Sun)
Time: 12pm – 5pm
Venue: Le Meridien, Kota Kinabalu, Sabah
Admission is Free

Private & International School Fair – Kuching

Event Date: 25 March 2017

Mint Communications will be organising its inaugural Private International School Fair in Kuching on 25 March 2017 at Hilton Kuching, Kuching, Sarawak.

The fair is a great opportunity for expatriate families living in Kuching who are seeking quality international school education for their children. Parents will have the opportunity to speak to representatives from respective international schools in Malaysia and ultimately decide on a suitable school or education for their children.

Parents can also get a copy of the 2016/17 edition of the Education Destination Malaysia: Guide to International & Private Schools at a discounted price. This guide is the definitive resource on international and private schools in Malaysia for both expatriate and Malaysian parents. This annual guidebook showcases the full spectrum of international and private schools in Malaysia and will equip parents by providing them with the information they need to make informed decisions about their children’s education.

Mark the dates on your planner:

Private & International School Fair in Kuching, Sarawak
Date: 25 March 2017 (Sat)
Time: 12pm – 5pm
Venue: Hilton Kuching, Kuching, Sarawak
Admission is Free

For more information, call Mint Communications at +603-7986 0070 or email enquiry@mint-communications.asia

Facon Education Fair 2017

Event Date: 25-26 February 2017

With a superb track record since its inception in 1990, Facon Education Fair is now recognized by the education industry as one of the most effective platform to promote and disseminate information on courses offered by institutions of higher learning.

In previous years, the Fair has attracted more than 600 participating and represented institutions from Malaysia and overseas. It has also attracted international groups of institutions from China, Germany, Japan, Korea, Singapore and USA, underlining the recognition of the event.

That is not all, with an average of 80,000 visitor count, the Fair is not only one of the largest but also the most visited show in Malaysia.

If you’ve missed the education fair last December, fret not – the next one is coming your way soon. Mark these dates on your calendar now!

– Feb 25-26 at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre
– Feb 25 at Kuching Riverside Majestic Hotel
– Feb 26 at Kota Kinabalu Hyatt Regency Kinabalu Hotel
– March 6 at Ipoh Kinta Waterfront Hotel & Suites
– March 7 at Alor Setar Holiday Villa Hotel
– March 8 at Penang Jen Hotel
– March 10 at Malacca Equatorial Hotel
– March 11-12 at Johor Bahru Persada International Convention Centre

Fiesta Kewangan 2017

Event Date: 13-15 January 2017

Carnival themed “Utamakan Keperluan Kewangan Anda” is intended to inform and educate the public on financial matters including existing services that can help individuals and businesses manage their financial situation more effectively.

Fiesta Kewangan will give the public a unique opportunity to obtain information in relation to financial products and services, conducting financial transactions, identify initiatives and new opportunities in business and financial management as well as make inquiries or seek the advice – all in one place with more than 100 financial service providers , association and agency will offer a range of financial products and services for different needs.

Carnival visitors will also be entertained with a variety of popular celebrities and performances, souvenirs and prizes, as well as interactive activities for young and old that aims to engage and inform the public. Highlights included a speech competition between university and college students, pocket talk, games and quizzes with celebrities.

Service and Financial Advice
– Opening a bank account
– Applied for a loan
– Learn about investment products offered
– Get insurance / takaful
– Complaints related financial institutions
– Online banking
– Apply for payment cards
– Check credit report (CCRIS)
– Learn about financial management

Event Date: 13-15 January 2017
Venue: Putra World Trade Centre
Orgainser: Bank Negera Malaysia

ORIKAMI TAR UC

Event Date: 6th – 8th January 2017

ORIKAMI TAR UC

Malaysia’s first campus event that supports local productions!

The word ORIKAMI is originated from the terms ‘Original Kami’. In collaboration with Media Prima, final year students of Bachelor of Public Relations (Honours) from Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TAR UC) aims to bring this theme back to their alma mater by remembering and uplifting the many ‘TAR UC Original’ creative talents and quality original works, which includes content, artworks, musical compositions, film productions, and accomplishments. The event details are as below:

 

Date : 6th – 8th of January 2017
Time : 10.00a.m. – 6.00p.m.
Venue : Dewan Utama at TAR UC, Kuala Lumpur Main Campus

This event serves as a platform to impart to the audiences on the diversity of talent that TAR UC students possess; both currently and from the Alumnus, to also rally support and recognition towards local Malaysian productions, and finally also cement TAR UC’s position as an Institution that supports originality and quality.

The highlights of this event includes the ORIKAMI Mini Theater, exhibitions of Malaysian Comics, Showcase of 10 well established Malaysian Brands and Local Arts and Crafts, ORI-Games Booths with many fun activities, ORI-Workshops and ORI-Montage display, Music Showcases, Fashion Showcase and many more.

As Malaysians, let us be proud of our country’s local talents, quality media content and locally made productions; and give our unrelenting support and recognition to the individuals who are working hard to continuously come up with fresh new ideas and creative original contents.

Who should support them, if not we ourselves? If we are not recognizing their talents and achievements, who will do so?

Come and join us! ‘Inilah Original Kami, Jom Support!’

More detail at: https://www.facebook.com/orikamiTARUC/?ref=aymt_homepage_panel

Star Education Fair 2017

Event Date: 7 – 8 January 2017

After 29 highly successful education shows since 1987, we once again would like to invite you to The Star’s 30th Education Fair.

With over 150 local and international higher education institutions at Malaysia’s pioneer education fair, this is the perfect place to explore the possibilities for your future. Listen to talks by industry leaders, get free personality and career tests and speak to education consultants on various courses.

  • Over 150 local and international education institutions
  • Free Talk sessions on HOT career topics
  • More than 10 million worth of scholarships and study loan
  • FREE career path consultation
  • Study Options from industry experts
  • Career Guidance tips
  • Free Career interest testing
  • Wide range of choices from Pre U to Post Grad Programmes

If your interest lies in developing games but you’re not sure of the next move, visit the Star Education Fair 2017 next month for a clearer picture.

KDU University College’s School of Computing and Creative Media head Tan Chin Ike, who is one of the speakers on “The World of IT”, will focus on raising awareness of what game development is all about.

“I will talk about the career prospects in the booming game industry and breaking the perception that it is not suitable,” he said.

He said international companies have set up their branches in Malaysia and were looking for capable talents here.

“Malaysia is growing as a games hub in South-East Asia,” he added.

Asia Pacific University of Technology and Innovation vice-president of operations Gurpardeep Singh will focus on digital disruption driven by IT.

“What was once considered cutting-edge technology such as online shopping, mobile banking, social networks and many more, are now considered to be normal ways of engaging with the digital world.

“The future will see continuous waves of Digital Disruption driven by information technology.

“It is essential for future talents to know what sort of skills and attributes they require in order to drive these disruptions,” he said.

Taylor’s University School of Computing and IT dean Dr David Asirvatham will speak about the importance of blended learning and the development of e-learning and blended approach in Malaysia.

“Students will be able to access the latest knowledge almost instantly and will learn how to be independent by doing their own research,” he said.

He will also speak on Massive Open Online Courses.

The Education & Career Talks is organised by Star Media Group and Finance Accreditation Agency as our Accreditation Partner.

Event Date: 7-8 January 2017
Venue: Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre