Building up new partnership is one of the ways towards achieving the vision and mission of University College of Yayasan Pahang (UCYP). Therefore, KYP always finds potential organization to build new partnership. The newest member of KYP partnership is SMK Air Putih.
On 12th April 2018, a Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony between Kolej Yayasan Pahang and SMK Air Putih was held at SMK Air Putih, Kuantan. The Memorandum of Understanding was witnessed by YBhg Miss Tee Choon Ser, Councilor, Kuantan Municipal Council.
The objectives of the memorandum of understanding are to share knowledge, expertise, and technologies, to collaborate in conferences, training, short courses, competitions event organization, symposium, and to announce that SMK Air Putih is KYP adopted school.
“Apart of helping both parties to meet the human capital for the future, these kinds of smart partnerships will also benefit the students of SMK Air Putih. Trainings, conferences, short courses will be conducted for both parties, and it will be held at KYP new campus that will complete in August 2018,” said YBhg En Jalaluddin Abdullah, KYP Registrar.
In conjunction with the Memorandum of Understanding Signing Ceremony, there was also Recognition for Outstanding School Performance Award. This award was given to Mr Leow Kim Hin, Principal of SMK Air Putih for his outstanding performance. Additionally, under his leadership and guidance, 30 students of 2017 Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) candidates of SMK Air Putih have successfully achieved straight A’s and others received excellent results. Due to that, Principal Leow Kim Hin received KYP Managing Director Award for his excellent commitment and outstanding performance.
“We will work together to give our best to each other. We will also help to promote KYP as an option for students to further theirs studies. For that, a visit to KYP campus will be organized once the new building ready. After all, now we are a family and a family will support each other. Thanks to Kolej Yayasan Pahang for the award. I’ll promise to keep doing what I am doing now, for the schools, KYP, as well as for myself,” said Principal Leow.
Later, the guests were entertained by a splendid performance by SMK Air Putih students and KYP personnel. Their performances really impressed the audience. The ceremony was attended by YBhg Miss Tee Choon Ser, Councilor, Kuantan Municipal Council, Yang Dipertua (YDP) SMK Air Putih Parents Teachers Association (PIBG), KYP Management Team, teachers as well as students.