16 February 2019, Pekan- DRB-HICOM University which is poised to be the leader in automotive education with its linkage to the major industries within DRB-HICOM Group became the attraction to new students who wanted to pursue their higher education. The university opens its registration for February and March intake with a total number of 86 students registered in Diploma and Degree Programme. According to most of the students who experienced learning in the university, the university offers programmes which suits the industry’s needs and the curriculum does not only focus on theory but also on practical skills. This attracted Siti Nur Syahmina binti Ibrahim, a student in Bachelor of Business Administration in Management to recommended her brother, Muhammad Nur Iman bin Ibrahim to register as a student in the university.
“My brother, who just graduated in his diploma in Mechatronic, wishes to further his studies in degree level. However, he was unsure of which university he wanted to choose due to the many courses offered in other universities but does not suit the industry. Therefore, I recommended him to further his studies in DRB-HICOM University as the university provides the type of programmes that suits with the industry’s needs” said Syahmina.
“I already planned to further my studies after Diploma but was unsure of which university to choose. Then my sister recommended me to pursue my Degree in DRB-HICOM University as they offered programmes which do not only focus on theory but also practical skills”. Iman said.
“After a little bit of researching, I decided to further my degree in Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering Technology (Mechatronics). Another key factor of why I decided to choose this university is because of their linkages with many industries under the DRB-HICOM group where I can gain a lot of exposure in the industry during my internship” he added. DRB-HICOM University offers 51 different programmes from diploma, degree and post-graduate studies which emphasize on the automotive eco-system. The university’s unique curriculum offers a balanced blend between theory and practical using the concept of “University by the industry, for the industry”.