Committee & duties

MUPA President
Nurhamimah Misuan

PhD, School of Science

  • Official spokesperson of MUPA
  • Responsible for the day to day management of the MUPA Executive Committee (EC)
  • Raise/follow up issues pertaining to Postgraduate Students welfare to the right authorities

MUPA Vice Presidents

Gayan Chandrajith
PhD, School of Science

Muhammad Al Imran
MIB, School of Business

  • Organize seminars for education, research and career development of the Postgraduate Student community
  • Organize forums for discussion of issues related to Postgraduate Student welfare
  • Works closely with the MUPA President and assist the him/her where required and necessary

MUPA Secretary

  • Preparation of agenda for all MUPA EC meetings
  • Record and maintain minutes of every MUPA EC meetings
  • Preparation of letters and documents for MUPA EC members in general for the purpose of MUPA where required and necessary

MUPA Treasurer

Zuhaili Yusof
PhD, School of Science

Tang Wenn Wenn
MSc(Research), School of Science

  • Preparation of the annual budget for MUPA
  • Responsible for keeping a detailed record of the day to day financial transactions of MUPA
  • Responsible for keeping a detailed financial record of all MUPA projects
  • Preparation of financial documents for review and approval

MUPA Activities Manager

  • Organize major social events for the Postgraduate Students
  • Liaising with the relevant members of the MUPA EC in order to expand, develop and co-ordinate the range of social activities for the Postgraduate Students
  • Provide recommendations to the MUPA EC on ways in which MUPA could better co-ordinate its activities for Postgraduate Students.

MUPA Publicity Executives

  • Responsible to promote events and activities sponsored, provided, or endorsed by or through the MUPA EC
  • Management of marketing and publicity announcement
  • Associating with external parties whose relationships will be beneficial to MUPA
  • Responsible for editing, supervising, monitoring and managing the official MUPA website regularly throughout the academic year
  • Officially promoting the MUPA Elections, Extraordinary General Meetings and referenda in accordance with the regulations

MUPA Welfare Officers

Md Emranul Karim
PhD, School of Medicine

  • Engaging in policy formulation, liaison, initiatives and action on any matter concerning the social and economic welfare of Postgraduate Students
  • Promoting the spread of knowledge of welfare issues among Postgraduate Students
  • Responsible for the upkeep of the Postgraduate Lounge

MUPA School Representatives

Shageenderan Sapai

Dinyadarshini Johnson

School of Art and Social Science Representative              

  • Responsible in acquiring feedback on the current issues and concerns from the Postgraduate Students within the School and to report them in the MUPA EC meeting
  • Responsible in liaising with the School Course Coordinator and/or Research Coordinator on Postgraduate Student matters/issues where the nature requires it to be resolved within school level first.
  • To represent MUPA in any school based committees to discuss and highlight any relevant and key issues which concern the welfare and experience of Postgraduate Students
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MUPA International Student Representative
Dilukshi Ginithillawala Arachilage

PhD, School of Science

  • Responsible to liaise with the Vice President regarding school-based issues concerning international students.
  • Responsible to represent the views of MUPA in any school-specific forums and discussions.
  • Responsible to consider issues relating to the quality of education and research, international student welfare and rights of international Postgraduate students from the respective schools.
  • Responsible to initiate school-based activities and events for the purpose of improving the international Postgraduate students’ experience at the University.
  • Responsible to develop and maintain communication with the international Postgraduate students of the respective schools.