JOHOR BARU: The 4,455 PhD students and 12,883 undergraduates of Universiti Teknologi Malaysia (UTM) will be making a huge impact on the development of Iskandar Malaysia.
A high qualification such as a PhD is a key to success when it comes to entering an industry that calls for innovation and high expertise.
A highly-skilled professional is much sought-after in the framework of a knowledge-based economy, especially in Iskandar Malaysia.
UTM vice-chancellor Prof Datuk Dr Zaini Ujang said the PhD students as well as undergraduates will play a big role in human capital development.
(Dr Zaini Ujang has launched his book titled Menyuburkan Kembali Jiwa Akademia (Revitalising the Soul of Higher Learning).
Source : NST, January 17, 2013