UNITEN Wins Gold Medal In The International UTMBridge Model Competition 2012
Skudai, JOHOR UNITEN students once again did us proud by winning the gold medal in the recent International UTMBridge Model Competition 2012 held at UTM on 16th - 19th April 2012. This placed them in the top 10 position among the 152 competing teams.
According to their advisor, Ir. Zakaria Che Muda from the College of Engineering, Our students clearly demonstrated that hard work, dedication, relentless efforts and strong teamwork can easily place UNITEN at par with the best universities in Malaysia.
UNITEN was represented by four teams in the competition and two of them made it to the final phase. The first was KOOCHOOLOO which consisted of team leader Jubair Ahmad Musazay and Farzaneh Zahiri Esfahan. The second team, GENESSIS, was made up of team leader Neeraj Kavi Singh, Vikneshwara Subramaniam, Logeawary Nadarajan, Mohd Zulkarnaen Zasni and Hifzhan Irfan Zahidi.
The International UTMBridge Model Competition 2012 was open to all undergraduate students from higher learning institutions majoring in civil engineering and other related courses such as architecture. This bi-annual bridge model testing competition provides an excellent opportunity for students from various institutions to network and exhibit their creative ideas.
This is the third time UNITEN participated in the competition and in addition to the gold medal, we also won 3rd place for the most decorative booth. Congratulations!
||2nd place for poster and multimedia category. |
Win a trophy and RM1500.00 cash price.
||2nd place for Overall Best Bridge Model. |
Win trophy and RM2000 cash.
3rd place for Light and Strong Structure.
Win a trophy and a RM1000 cash.
Win a Gold Medal, top 10 of the participants.
||3rd place for booth decoration |
Win a Gold Medal, the top 10 of the participants.
Ir. Zakaria Che Muda,
Dr. Fathoni Usman,
Engr. Herda Yati Katman &
Engr. Shuhairy Norhisham