MAKING4.0 Erasmus+ Project:

Improving Malaysian HE Knowledge towards a Wood and Furniture Industry 4.0

scopes on improvement of the sustainability of the industry in Malaysia and strengthening of collaboration and development between European and Asian universities.

As a result, partnering Malaysian and European universities should be able to offer a high-level training on technological trends and advances related with industry 4.0 for their students, participating Malaysian wood and furniture industry representatives, and other interested parties. Partnering European universities should also update their current training offer with subjects related to Industry 4.0 with the final result. All universities should improve their encouragement on internationalization in accordance to the recommendations of the “Bologna process implementation” report



Prof. Dr. Chin-hua Chia has been promoted to full professor at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia

Prof. Dr. Chin-hua Chia has been promoted to full professor in Mac 2021 at the Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia. His research focuses on metallic nanomaterials synthesis, with a particular emphasis on the structure control to tailor the properties of the materials in determining their performances for different applications, including wastewater treatment, supercapacitor, and hydrogen production.

Promotion to Professor position for Dr. Shahriman Zainal Abidin

Congratulations to Professor Dr. Shahriman Zainal Abidin for his promotion to the post of Professor – Special Grade C (VK7) in the field of Industrial Design effective from 15 April 2021. The promotion letter was presented by the Acting Vice-Chancellor of Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Professor Dr. Roziah Mohd Janor in her office at the …