IEEE USM Student Branch won the 1st Prize Award for the Best IEEE Student Branch in the whole of Malaysia for 2013!

As the Chair of IEEE USM SB 2013, Yong Bang Ming was proud to receive the award! Yong Bang Ming expressed his utmost gratitude to the amazing and dedicated committees and our beloved counselor, Dr. Rosmiwati bt. Mohd Mokhtar. All their hard works for the past 1 year has finally paid off. They brought IEEE USM Student Branch to a higher level !
IEEE USM SB’s efforts in engaging the community with its innovative sustainable robotics and engineering workshops for secondary school students was given high praise during the award ceremony.

The USM IEEE Student Branch has won the first prize award for the Best IEEE Student Branch for 2013, out of a total of 17 IEEE student branches registered throughout Malaysia. The award was received by the 2013 chair, Mr Yong Bang Ming during the IEEE Malaysia Section Annual Appreciation and Award Night 2013 held at the Mines Wellness Hotel, Seri Kembangan, Selangor.


It was certainly a proud moment for the USM IEEE Student Branch. Throughout the year 2013, the IEEE Student Branch of USM has been involved in community engagement through its innovative and sustainable projects. The projects are such as organizing engineering workshops for secondary school students which has become of the key factors for its success. This effort was given high regards and appraisal during the award ceremony.

Under the relentless guidance of Dr Rosmiwati Mohd Mokhtar as counsellor, the USM IEEE Student Branch has successfully organized 19 administrative meetings, 19 technical activities, 16 non-technical activities and 10 other activities for the year 2013.

The achievement is a combination of collective efforts, hard work and positive commitment of the committee members. The success would have been impossible without the full support of the Dean of School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, Prof. Dr. Mohd Zaid Abdullah, academics, technicians and administrative staff of the school.