AHIBS Online Global Classroom 2021 Encourages Student Mobility in Pandemic Era

Prepared by: AP. Dr. Rossilah Jamil

Following last year’s success, Azman Hashim International Business School (AHIBS) Online Global Classroom (OGC) programmes 2021 returned featuring speakers from foreign institutions. For the first half of 2021, five programmes were conducted bringing together 15 speakers, 9 learning institutions or industries and 1,277 participants.

The first OGC featured Assoc. Prof. Dr. Noriza Jamal (AHIBS UTM), Dr. Wuri Handayani (Universitas Gadjah Mada, Indonesia) and Mr. Muhammad Syukur (Mae Fah Luang University, Thailand) to speak about Contemporary Issues in Management Accounting.

It was followed by Dr. Thoo Ai Chin (AHIBS UTM) who partnered with Dr. Mohamed Syazwan Ab Talib (University Brunei Darussalam) and Mr. Ng Soon Leng (Applied Materials Singapore Technology) to share knowledge on Supply Chain Management. 

Assoc. Prof. Dr. Maisarah Mohamed Saat (AHIBS UTM), Dr. Chris Kuntadi (Universitas Mercu Buana, Indonesia) and Dr. Tita Djuitaningsih (Universitas Bakrie, Indonesia) co-hosted a forum on Corporate Governance.

Whereas, in another OGC session AHIBS presented three panels, Dr. Logaiswari Indiran (AHIBS UTM), Dr. Azamat Maksudunov (Kyrgyz Turkish Manaz University, Turkey) and Dr. Avdhesh Jha (CVM University, India) to deliberate on the issues of entrepreneurship and COVID-19.

AHIBS OGC programmes are designed to encourage virtual student mobility in the pandemic era. Simultaneously, the programmes help in enhancing teaching and learning through global knowledge sharing, providing experience for lecturers to serve as international speakers, and creating a networking platform for students and staff for further cross-country collaborations.

Contact rosillah@utm.my to find out how you can collaborate with AHIBS experts for the next OGC events.