22 April 2023 Student Awarding Scholarships funded by MARE project

In the Morning of 22 April 2023, Ho Chi Minh City University of Natural Resources and Environment (HCMUNRE) held the graduation ceremony and awarding scholarships at the Hall A.

President Huynh Quyen awarded scholarships to students majoring in Environmental and Natural Resources Management

This is a scholarship funded by the MARE project under the ERASMUS + program for students with good academic achievements. Students will be trained by experts in the field of marine resources and environment.

Type of Scholarship: Summer school
Time: From May 8 to 22, 2023
Venue: Institute of Biotechnology and Marine Biological Resources (CNR-IRBIM), Mazara del Vallo, Italy

All expenses including airfare, accommodation, expenses and 2-week training at Mazara Del Vallo, Italy are funded by the MARE project under the ERASMUS + program.

Faculty of Marine Resources Management congratulates all of you.

Wishing you all will have a wonderful summer school trip and get good results.

17.March 2023 Visit of students and researchers from UNIKL (Malaysia) to UNICT (Italy)

The Department of Civil Engineering and Architecture of the University Of Catania has hosted a delegation of students and teachers from the University of Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia as part of the activities of the European project Marine Coastal and Delta Sustainability for Southeast Asia (Mare).

The three-year project aims to reform the university educational offer on the topics of sustainable and integrated management of coastal areas in Vietnam and Malaysia, according to the objectives of Capacity Building of non-EU countries of the Erasmus + Program.

Among the activities and collaborations between the various project partners, a series of short-term mobility of teachers and students from and to Asian countries is foreseen. Kuala Lumpur students, in particular, will develop their degree theses on the topics of planning and management of coastal areas and maritime hydraulics during their visit to Dicar.

The students’ work will be supervised by teachers Daniele La Rosa (project coordinator) and Pietro Scandura from Dicar.


22nd – 25th February 2022 UniKL Exibition and Open Day ORGANIZER

Malaysia Shipowners’ Association (MASA) with collaboration with Marine Department Malaysia
(MARDEP) and supported by the Ministry of Transportation (MOT) has organized an event name
Malaysia Maritime Week 2022 (MMW22) held at Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre from 22nd – 25th
February 2022. MMW22 engaged prominent experts and specialists from across the industry to
discuss the l attest developments and challenges in maritime sphere. This exhibition brings together
the maritime ecosystem under one roof, and offers the ability for networking, business opportunity
and stay in touch with your colleagues.
With the theme, ‘New Technologies for Greener Shipping”, the vent provided a spotlight on discussions
for green transition of the maritime sector. The maritime industry needs to thrive in the new normal, to
move beyond recovering from this crisis towards focusing on building effective strategies and exploring
new approaches to emerge successfully from this global pandemic.
UniKL has given an opportunity to pen the booth during the 3 days event and slot for knowledge sharing
especially to the programme offered at UniKL that suit with the maritime requirements.
During sharing knowledge session, the speaker briefly discussed about the programme that has
collaboration and funded by Erasmus Mundus fund. Speaker shared the objective, the benefit and
outcome from involved in the project.
The session has been attended by attendee during that day and spell out in the event interactive

ATTENDEES Approx. 200 pax.

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8th February 2022 Welcoming and Orientation Day for 1st year Students (Bachelor and Postgraduate Programme)

The Welcoming and Orientation Day event hosted by UniKL and UniKL MIMET was conducted on
8th February 2022 for Bachelor and postgraduate programmes. It was attended by approximately
40 new 1st year students. The briefing was conducted by Programme Coordinator and assisting by
team member, Mrs Azila Ayub. The main contents of the briefing include the brief introduction about
the UniKL campus as general, programme learning outcome, programme pathways, as well as the
introduction to the MARE that UniKL as involved in.
Students also been shared the courses involve in the project and the output and benefits by
involvement on it. Ms. Azila Ayub also mentioned the possibility of the students involved in Summer
School and selected workshop during the duration of the project.
Information about the project as overall and the objectives of the project contribution for the selected
courses in Bachelor of Maritime Operation and Master of Maritime Operations and Management
were explained.
The event was made successful through collaboration between the Dean’s Office, Marketing Unit
(MeSRA) and the Academic Services Section (AcSS).

Approx. 40 pax.

Dissemination Materials and visual identity

This project has been funded by Erasmus+ CBHE programme of the European Union.

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This project No. 610327-EPP-1-2019-1-DE-EPPKA2-CBHE-JP has been funded by Erasmus+ CBHE programme of the European Union.