In conjunction of the 53rd Convocation Ceremony of Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM), the Centre for Islamic Development Management Studies (ISDEV) celebrates the momentous occasion with a Majlis Malam Graduasi ISDEV 2016 (ISDEV Graduation Nite 2016). The moderately simple ceremony was held at Eureka Building, Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM) on 28 April 2016 to commemorate the successful completion of 34 MISDEV14 (ISDEV Postgraduates by Mixed-Mode) students and four RISDEV (ISDEV Postgraduate by Research) students in their studies with ISDEV.
34 of them had successfully completed their mixed-mode programme, Master in Social Science (Islamic Development Management) while the other four had completed their Doctorate Degree in Islamic Development Management. At the event besides the students, ISDEV lecturers as well as the graduands' family members and their parents, loved ones and relatives were also there to join in the celebration of excellence.
|The graduands with their family members and ISDEV members.|
|ISDEV Director, Professor Muhammad Syukri reminding students|
to take a proactive stance in staying in touch with ISDEV
|Prof Syukri presenting the certificates to one of the MISDEV14 students.|
This includes the four excellent PhD thesis award received by Dr. Shereeza Mohamed Saniff, Dr. Mutiara Dwi Sari, Dr. Khatijah Othman and Dr. Kasyful Mahali.
Besides, the award presentation ceremony, guests were also entertained with a Deklamasi Sajak (Malay Poetry Recital) on Semusim di ISDEV by Ustaz Afnan who had composed the said poem himself. The poem succinctly described his short three semesters experience as a student of ISDEV which nonethelss was able to transform him and his batchmates for life. A nasyeed performance led by ISDEV senior lecturer, Dr Mohd Syakir on ISDEV theme song Sunnah Orang Berjuang prompted all ISDEV members to nasyeed along in unison.
|Dr Wan Norhaniza (centre) with her supervisees.|