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USM Academic Calendar 2017/2018

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RANCANGAN KEBUDAYAAN (1 UNIT FOR 1 SEMESTER)

  1. WCC103 – Catan Asas
  2. WCC105 – Gamelan
  3. WCC107 – Gitar
  4. WCC108 – Jazz Band 1
  5. WCC208 – Jazz Band 2
  6. WCC308 – Jazz Band 3
  7. WCC109 – Koir
  8. WCC110 – Kraftangan
  9. WCC115 – Tarian Moden
  10. WCC116 – Tarian Tradisional
  11. WCC117 – Teater Moden
  12. WCC118 – Wayang Kulit Melayu
  13. WCC119 – Senaman Qigong Asas
  14. WCC219 – Senaman Qigong Pertengahan
  15. WCC120 – Canting Batik
  16. WCC121 – Seni Khat
  17. WCC122 – Seni Memasak
  18. WCC123 – Silat Cekak Malaysia 1
  19. WCC223 – Silat Cekak Malaysia 2
  20. WCC323 – Silat Cekak Malaysia 3
  21. WCC124 – Kompang Berlagu
  22. WCC125 – Seni Wau Tradisional
  23. WCC128 – Kraftangan (Sulaman)
  24. WCC130 – Seni Fotografi SLR Digital
  25. WSU101 – Isu Kelestarian
  26. WEC101 – Pengucapan Awam

RANCANGAN SUKAN (1 UNIT FOR 1 SEMESTER)

  1. WSC105 – Bola Tampar
  2. WSC106 – Golf
  3. WSC108 – Karate 1
  4. WSC208 – Karate 2
  5. WSC308 – Karate 3
  6. WSC110 – Memanah
  7. WSC111 – Ping Pong
  8. WSC112 – Renang
  9. WSC113 – Senamrobik
  10. WSC114 – Skuasy
  11. WSC115 – Taekwondo 1
  12. WSC215 – Taekwondo 2
  13. WSC315 – Taekwondo 3
  14. WSC116 – Tenis
  15. WSC119 – Badminton
  16. WSC122 – Selaman Scuba
  17. WSC123 – Kriket
  18. WSC124 – Sepak Takraw
  19. WSC125 – Futsal
  20. WSC126 – Bola Jaring
  21. WSC127 – Pengurusan Acara 1
  22. WSC227 – Pengurusan Acara 2

 

Rancangan Pakaian Beruniform Bersenjata (PACKAGED WITH 6 UNITS FOR 6 SEMESTERS)

  1. Palapes Tentera Darat
    WTD102 – Palapes Tentera Darat Peringkat Rendah
    WTD202 – Palapes Tentera Darat Peringkat Pertengahan
    WTD302 – Palapes Tentera Darat Peringkat Tinggi
  2. Palapes Tentera Laut
    WTL102 – Palapes Tentera Laut Peringkat Rendah
    WTL202 – Palapes Tentera Laut Peringkat Pertengahan
    WTL302 – Palapes Tentera Laut Peringkat Tinggi
  3. Palapes Tentera Udara
    WTU102 – Palapes Tentera Udara Peringkat Rendah
    WTU202 – Palapes Tentera Udara Peringkat Peertengahan
    WTU302 – Palapes Tentera Udara Peringkat Tinggi
  4. Suksis (KOR Sukarelawan Polis Siswa / Siswi)
    WPD101 – Suksis Peringkat Rendah
    WPD201 – Suksis Peringkat Pertengahan
    WPD301 – Suksis Peringkat Tinggi

RANCANGAN PAKAIAN BERUNIFORM TANPA SENJATA (PACKAGED WITH 4 UNITS FOR 4 SEMESTERS)

  1. Kumpulan Latihan Kelanasiswa Malaysia
    WLK102 – Latihan Kelanasiswa Malaysia Peringkat Pertama
    WLK202 – Latihan Kelanasiswa Malaysia Peringkat Kedua
  2. Pasukan Ambulans St. John
    WJA102 – PasukanAmbulans St. John I
    WJA202 – PasukanAmbulans St. John II
  3. Pasukan Bantuan Kecemasan Bulan Sabit Merah
    WBM102 – Latihan Bantuan Kecemasan Bulan Sabit Merah Peringkat Pertama
    WBM202 – Latihan Bantuan Kecemasan Bulan Sabit Merah Peringkat Kedua
  4. SISPA (Siswa / Siswi Pertahanan Awam Malaysia)
    WPA102 – Sispa Peringkat I
    WPA202 – Sispa Peringkat II
  5. Rancangan Khidmat Masyarakat
    WKM102 – Khidmat Komuniti
    WKM202 – Khidmat Komuniti

 

Sources: Pusat Rancangan Ko-Kurikulum Official Website http://kok.usm.my/

 

Intel Malaysia Scholarships

Closing Date

Application opens throughout the year.

Intel Malaysia Scholarships
Intel Malaysia grants scholarships every year to outstanding talents from various local and private universities throughout the country.

Eligibility
To be eligible for the Intel Malaysia Scholarship, an applicant must:

  • Be a Malaysian citizen
  • Be a full-time student in a local university studying in the fields of Electrical and Electronics, Computer Science/Engineering, Information Technology, Mechatronics, Physics or Computer Engineering
  • Not hold any other scholarship from other companies, organizations, or Jabatan Perkhidmatan Awam (JPA)**
  • Have one or more of the following:
    •         SPM with A1 for mathematics and all science subjects
    •         STPM with grade A for a minimum of three subjects
    •         Matriculation with a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 and above
    •         For university undergraduates, a minimum cumulative GPA of 3.5 is required

**Note: Perbadanan Tabung Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional Malaysia (PTPTN) loan holders are allowed to apply.

Scholarship Package
Each scholarship package includes:

  •     Scholarship Amount
  •     RM10,000 per year for undergraduate students
  •     Up to RM15,000 per year for Masters student*
  •     Up to RM30,000 per year for PhD student*
  •     Partnership with a senior employee to mentor and guide your studies and career planning
  •     Internship opportunities at Intel

**Note: The amount may varies according to the university.

How to apply
If you are interested in applying, please:

  •     Access and complete the Scholarship Application form
  •     Email your completed application form and a copy of your resume to malaysia.staffing@intel.com

Link: http://www.intel.com

Yaw Teck Seng (YTS) Foundation Scholarship Awards

Closing Date
31 August 2016

Yaw Teck Seng (YTS) Foundation Scholarship Awards (Previously known as Samling Scholarships)
The Yaw Teck Seng Foundation is set up to provide funds, grants, financial assistance and support for establishment, enlargement or improvement of school, universities or other educational establishment. Through scholarship award, we hope to assist the poor and needy to realize their academic aspirations.

The scholarship is open to all students in local universities pursuing the following fields of study:

  • Engineering: Electrical, Mechanical, Civil
  • Science: Agriculture, Forestry, Quantity Survey

CRITERIA

  • Students with at least 7As in SPM or 3As in STPM seeking admission to or currently enrolled in local university
  • Possess a dynamic personality, excellent communication skills and hold leadership positions in extra curricular activities.
  • Family income below RM30,000 per annum.
  • Must not be a recipient of any other scholarship, award by any other organization.
  • Keen to serve in the Samling Group for a specified period upon completion of study
  • Malaysian citizens only. Sarawakians are encouraged to apply.

SCHOLARSHIP COVERAGE 

  • RM7,500 per academic year for Science
  • RM10,000 per academic year for Engineering

HOW TO APPLY
Interested students please return the completed application form together with relevant document to Human Resource Department, PO Box 368, 98007 Miri, Sarawak before 31 August 2016.

YAW TECK SENG FOUNDATION – Realise Your ASPIRATION

Link: http://www.samling.com

Accommodations around USM Main Campus

 Selected hotels are listed according to their distance from Universiti Sains Malaysia
(USM) Main Campus.

1. GUEST HOUSE UNIVERSITI SAINS MALAYSIA
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Type
2 Star Guest House
Distance
Within USM Main Campus
Contact
Price Rance
From RM150.00
2. B HOTEL
Website
Type
Budget
Distance
3km with approximately 10 minutes’ drive from
USM
Bus Services
301, 303, 304, 308 (From Sungai Nibong Bus
Terminal to Sungai Dua Gate, USM)
Contact
+604 657 0000
Price Range
From RM45.00
3. VISTANA HOTEL PENANG
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Website                      
Type
4 Star Hotel
Distance
3 km with approximately 10 minutes’ drive
from USM
Map
Contact
+604 646 8000
Price Range
From RM 200.00

4. ANGGERIK LODGING PENANG

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Website
Type
Budget Lodging
Distance
1 km with approximately 5 minutes’ drive from USM
Bus Service
302 (From outside hotel to Bukit Gambir Gate,
USM)
Map
Contact
+604 658 3760
Price Range
From RM 50.00
5. EASTIN HOTEL PENANG
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Website
Type
5 Star Hotel
Distance
4 km with approximately 10 minutes’ drive
from USM
Bus Services
304 and 308 (From Queensbay Mall Bus Stop to Sungai
Dua Gate, USM)
Map
Contact
+604 612 1111
Price Range
From RM 400.00
6. APPLE 1 HOTEL
Apple 1
Website
Type
Budget
Distance
4 km with approximately 10 minutes’ drive
from USM
Bus Services
304, 308 (From Queensbay Mall Bus Stop to
Sungai Dua Gate, USM)
Map
Contact
+604 640 6666
Price Range
From RM 90.00
7. ALORA HOTEL
Website
http://www.alorahotel.com/
Type
3 Star Hotel
Distance
5 km with approximately 15 minutes’ drive
from USM
Map
Contact
+604 646 7777
Price Range
From RM 120.00
8. THE KRYSTAL SUITES PENANG
Website
Type
3 Star Hotel
Distance
5 km with approximately 15 minutes’ drive
from USM
Map
Contact
+604 613 3333
Price Range
From RM 160.00
9. HOTEL EQUATORIAL PENANG
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Website
Type
5 Star Hotel
Distance
5 km with approximately 15 minutes’ drive from
USM
Map
Contact
+604 632 7000
Price Range
From RM 350.00
10. U HOTEL PENANG
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Website
Type
2 Star Boutique Hotel
Distance
1 km with approximately 5 minutes’ drive from
USM
Map
Contact
+604 658 1000
Price Range
from RM 150.00
Important Message
  1. Kindly use http://www.agoda.com / http://www.airasiago.com / http://www.asiarooms.com / or other hotel bookings website to book.  Sometimes they do offer competitive and lower price than those shown in hotels official websites.
  2. Room reservation is to be sent directly to the hotel and is subject to room availability.
  3. If you wish to require further assistance regarding room and services, please contact the hotel directly.

 

Banks / ATMs / CDMs around USM

ATM in USM

If you are visiting or studying in Universiti Sains Malaysia, you are not required to bring too much of cash with you. There are plenty of Automated Teller Machine (ATM) and Cash Deposited Machine (CDM) around the campus. Withdrawing money from different bank’s ATM usually will charge RM 1.06

Below are the comprehensive list of ATM & CDM around campuses.

::::: Main Campus :::::

In front Library PHS 1, Next to DTSP

  • Bank Islam (ATM)
  • RHB Bank (ATM)
  • CIMB Bank (ATM)
  • AmBank (ATM)

Uptown MallKompleks Cahaya Siswa

  • Bank Islam (ATM & CDM)

Masjid USM

  • CIMB Bank (ATM)
  • Bank Islam (ATM)

Cafeteria Desasiswa Restu & Saujana

  • Bank Islam (ATM)

Cafeteria Desasiswa Aman

  • Bank Islam (ATM)

Bank in Campus (Next to Roundabout)

  • CIMB Bank
  • Bank Muamalat
  • Bank Simpanan Nasional (Near Dewan Budaya USM)

 

::::: Outside Main Campus :::::

Maybank Malaysia

  • Tesco Extra (ATM)
  • Queensbay Mall (Bank)
  • Gelugor (Bank)

 Sungai Dua Area

  • Am Bank (Branch)
  • Hong Leong Bank (Branch)
  • RHB Bank (Branch)

Bukit Gambir Area (Outside Kompleks Desasiswa Restu, Saujana & Tekun RST)

  • Am Bank (ATM) at 7-Eleven

 

::::: Engineering Campus :::::

Cafeteria Staff, Next to Library

  • Bank Islam (ATM & CDM)
  • Bank Muamalat (ATM)

Cafeteria Desasiswa Lembaran

  • Bank Islam (ATM)

Banks nearby in Parit Buntar

  • CIMB Bank
  • Maybank
  • Public Bank
  • Hong Leong Bank
  • Bank Islam
  • RHB Bank
  • Bank Muamalat
  • AmBank

 

::::: Health Campus :::::

Hospital USM
  • CIMB (ATM)
  • Bank Islam (ATM)
  • Maybank (ATM)
Opposite USM
  • CIMB Bank
  • Bank Islam
Kota Bahru, Kelantan (Town)
  • Maybank
  • CIMB Bank
  • Hong Leong Bank
  • RHB Bank
  • Public Bank
  • AmBank
  • UOB Bank
  • BSN
  • EON Bank
  • SME Bank
  • etc

Dining @ USM

USM Main Campus offers variety type of dining experiences from Western to Malaysian Delight.

Malaysian Delight 

  1. Cafe Aman – K09 at Desasiswa Aman Damai
  2. Cafe Bakti – H10 at Desasiswa Bakti Permai
  3. Cafe CG – H33 at Desasiswa Cahaya Gemilang
  4. Cafe Indah – L10 at Desasiswa Indah Kembara
  5. Cafe Kembara – L05 at Desasiswa Indah Kembara
  6. Cafe Restu – M07 at Desasiswa Restu
  7. Cafe Saujana – M07 at Desasiswa Saujana
  8. Cafe Tekun – M09 at Desasiswa Tekun
  9. Cafesiswa (Foyer) – G26 at DK Foyer
  10. Kantin Blok J (tingkat bawah) – J10 at Pusat Racun Negara / School of Pharmacy
  11. Kantin Harapan – F27 at Desasiswa Fajar Harapan
  12. Kantin Permai – H16, H17 at Desasiswa Bakti Permai
  13. Subaidah Bistro – Near Dewan Budaya & Dewan Tuanku Syed Putra (DTSP)

Oriental + Malaysian Cuisine

  1. Kantin Rumah Merah – A04 near Swimming Pool

Malaysian + Western Cuisine

  1. Campus Café – Chancellory Building

Outside USM (Jalan Sungai Dua)

  1. Mc Donald’s
  2. KFC
  3. Subway
  4. Pizza Hut
  5. Baskin Robbin
  6. Hidden Recipe (Western + Oriental)
  7. 加二 Plus Two Restaurant (Oriental)
  8. House of Kolok Mee (Sarawak Delight)
  9. Nasi Kandar Pelita 24 Hours (Malaysian Delight)
  10. 金凤凰 Golden Phoenix Cafe (Variety)
  11. Jasmine Bakery
  12. Kopitan Cafe (Malaysian Delight)
  13. 43 Cafe (Western)
  14. 妈妈餐 (Oriental Budget)

Outside USM (Nearby / Opposite of Tesco Extra Sg. Dua)

  1. Butter Olive Bakery
  2. Variety of Malaysian Food Delights
  3. Bak Kut Teh (Non-Halal)
  4. CUPBON Rolling Ice Dessert
  5. Dessert Stores
  6. 缘恩素食馆 Yuan En Vegetarian Food
  7. Pasar Malam (Only available on every Saturday, 5pm-10pm)

Outside USM (Jalan Bukit Gambir)

  1. Khaleel 24 Hours (Malaysian Delight)
  2. Kafe Roti Bakar (Malaysia Delight)
  3. Yu My Cafe
  4. Peaberry Cafe
  5. Korean Cafe Gil
  6. LK Western
  7. University Place Plaza Ivory (Variety choices of Malaysian Delight)

 

MyCSD (My Continuous Student Development)

What is MyCSD?

MyCSD

Introduction
Continuous Student Development Program (MyCSD) is a program that specifically designed to give recognition to student involvement through student development program that they joined during their whole academic calendar and recorded in a systematic and sustainable continuous pattern.

Uses of MyCSD

  • Co-curricular transcript
  • Selection hostel

Advantages of MyCSD

  1. Recognition by the university for student activities in a systematic and efficient
  2. Students will have specific activities transcript to support the development of soft skills of students that can be adopted after graduated in the work field.
  3. To differentiate USM graduates from other institutions specifically for the convenience and value of the employer.

MyCSD Components

  1. Academics (Akademik) – a degree program at respective school
  2. Compulsory core (Teras Wajib) – join PIMPIN SISWA or HIMPUN
  3. Generic components (Komponen Generik) – Recognition on the participation of students in soft skills program organized bay Societies, Clubs, Associations, Hostels or other bodies recognized by the university

9 Core Soft Skills (Generic Component)

  1. Invention and innovation
  2. Community Service
  3. Debate & Speech
  4. Volunteerism
  5. Entrepreneurship
  6. Leadership
  7. Culture
  8. Sports

MyCSD Record

  • MyCSD Record of all students will be recorded electronically in student activities system with the support of Pusat Pengetahuan Komputer & Teknologi (PPKT).
  • All activities in the Eight core soft skills will be recorded in the system of existing activities
  • Students can monitor their progress and achievement MyCSD online through Healthy Campus – Campus Online http://campusonline.usm.my

MyCSD and Hostel Application
All students are encouraged to participate in activities at the hostel, clubs / associations, universities and national level to earn points needed to increase the added value of each student’s achievement after graduating. All records will be displayed in the student involvement transcript of non-academic activities (non-Academic Transcript).

Summary of MyCSD

  1. Is the individual information for all activities undertaken in whole academic calendar.
  2. Record all student activities throughout the academic calendar in the system [My-activity].
  3. Are all registered activities with fixed point given out.
  4. Give points and added value to the hostel application.

Application hostel for the next session academic calendar can be done online through the web when notice of the application was issued.

MyCSD high points accumulated in each academic calendar will increase the percentage of selected students to stay in the hostel.

Dress Code

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Dress Code
Place / Location
Formal Wear
Collared T-shirt
Short / Long Sleeved Shirt
Long Pants (Not Jeans)
Traditional Outfit
Uniform
Shoes
Formal Functions
Meeting with the University
Officers / Staff
Semi-Formal
Non-Collared T-Shirt
Jeans
Denim Jacket
Sandals
Flip flops* (Not encouraged)
Lecture Theatres
Tutorial Rooms
Laboratories
Libraries
USM Medical Centre

Cafeterias

Chancellery Building

Sports Attire
Within Sports Facilities
Sleeveless Dress
Miniskirts
Shorts
NOT allowed within the campus
vicinity (except flip flops)

 

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Sports & Recreation Facilities

Azman Hashim USM Sports Arena

  • 3 Futsal Courts
  • 14 badminton courts
  • Other Sports Facilities available as well
Sports Complex (A12)
  • Badminton Court (6 courts)
  • Gymnasium (1 male court & 1 female court)
  •  Squash Court (3 courts)
Badminton Court
Renting Rate
RM0.50 per hour, per court
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 10:00 pm)
How to Apply?
i.Get your coupon at Jabatan Keselamatan
ii.Make your booking at Pejabat Pusat Sukan & Rekreasi
Gymnasium
Renting Rate
FOC
Operation Hour
Monday to Saturday
Operating Hours: (9.00am – 8.00pm)
Rest Hours: (12.30pm – 3.00pm) / Friday (12.00pm – 3.00pm)
*Tuesday & Thursday for LADIES ONLY.
*Sunday CLOSED
Squash Court
Renting Rate
RM0.50 per hour, per court
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 10:00 pm)
How to Apply?
i.Get your coupon at Jabatan Keselamatan
ii.Make your booking at Pejabat Pusat Sukan & Rekreasi
Swimming Complex (A10)
Renting Rate
RM1.00 per person per entry
Operation Hour
Monday to Friday
(5:00 pm – 9:00 pm)
Saturday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 12:00 noon & 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm)
How to Apply?
i.Get your coupon at Jabatan Keselamatan
Basketball Field
Renting Rate
FOC
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
Location
Desasiswa Bakti Permai (Around H11)
Desasiswa Cahaya Gemilang (Around H33)
Tennis Field
Renting Rate
Morning: RM0.50 per court
Night: RM1.00 per court
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(8:00 am – 10:00 pm)
How to Apply?
i.Get your coupon at Jabatan Keselamatan
ii.Make your booking at Pejabat Pusat Sukan & Rekreasi
Stadium Olahraga
Renting Rate
FOC
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 10:00 pm)
Hockey Stadium
Renting Rate
FOC
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 10:00 pm)
Football Field
Renting Rate
FOC
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 10:00 pm)
Takraw Court
Renting Rate
FOC
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 10:00 pm)
Futsal Court
Renting Rate
FOC
Operation Hour
Monday to Sunday
(9:00 am – 10:00 pm)
How to Apply?
Book at Sport Office
How to Apply?
Book at Sport Office

 

Others:-

  • Hockey
  • Softball
  • Golf
  • Ragbhi
  • Archery
  • Cycling
  • Petanque
  • etc

All sports facilities will be closed on the following holidays:-

  • Hari Raya Puasa
  • Hari Raya Haji
  • Chinese New Year
  • Deepavali
  • Others Public Holidays

Sports USM 

For more information about USM Sports & Recreations, kindly visit Pusat Sukan official website: http://pusatsukan.usm.my/