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Recognition as a Professional Technologist


Serdang, 7 May 2020 : Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Fatimah Sidi, Director of the Center for InfoComm Development (iDEC) has been certified as a Professional Technologist by the Malaysian Board of Technologist (MBOT) effective May 7, 2020. iDEC congratulate Assoc. Prof. Ts. Dr. Fatimah Sidi. May this recognition be a catalyst for future excellence in the framework of realizing the mission and vision of iDEC for the sake of UPM.


The following article is from the Astro Awani News dated November 16, 2016 :

Technologists, technicians are recognized as professors by MBoT.MBoT was established as a professional body for registering and certifying Professional Technologists as Certified Technicians in accordance with the recommendation of the Tenth Malaysia Plan (10th Plan) which identified the need for a professional body to register and certify graduates in skills and technology. MBoT was born of the cooperation and cooperation between MOSTI and the Ministry of Education, Ministry of Higher Education, Ministry of Human Resources, Ministry of Rural and Regional Development, Ministry of Youth and Sports, Ministry of Works and many other ministries.

In line with the second strategic thrust of the National Science, Technology and Innovation Policy (DSTIN), namely Building, nurturing and polishing Talent in science, technology and innovation (STI), MOSTI has implemented various programs to develop STI-related human resource capacity.

Malaysia aims to become a developed and inclusive country by 2020. Malaysia needs knowledgeable, knowledgeable, ethical and ethical human capital to drive sustainable and inclusive economic growth.

Date of Input: 09/05/2020 | Updated: 09/05/2020 | nazlina


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