Sunway In The News

06 Dec

PhD (Computing) student won Badioze Zaman Best Paper Award!

Another good news! Congratulations to Eu Kok Seng [PhD (Computing) student], Assoc. Prof. Dr. Yap Kian Meng [supervisor], Tan Wan Chew [BSc (Hons) Information Technology (Computer Networking & Security) student] who have won the Badioze Zaman Best Paper Award at the 5th International Visual Informatics Conference 2017 (IVIC ’17) on 28 November 2017!

06 Dec

Congratulations to Dr. Low Yeh Ching (DCIS) for receiving the best presentation award!

Dr Low Yeh Ching from the Department of Computing and Information Systems presented her paper titled “Statistical Modeling for Review Ratings Data” at the 6th International Conference on Knowledge Discovery 2017 at Penang, Malaysia on 25th November 2017. Her presentation was selected as one of the best presentation at the conference.

06 Dec

The World's Most Influential Scientific Minds Award - Professor Saidur

We are proud to announce that Professor Saidur Rahman (SST Head of Research Centre for Nano-Materials and Energy Technology) has won the Highly Cited Researcher Award 2017! Congratulations to Professor Saidur!

17 Nov

Sunway and Harvard Aim to Improve Healthcare Standard in Asia Pacific through Healthcare Leadership Programme

Sunway University, Sunway Medical Centre and Harvard Medical School jointly organised the inaugural Harvard Medical School Southeast Asia Leadership (HMS-SEAL) programme, a one-year healthcare certificate programme to provide world-class training for healthcare leaders and working professionals throughout the Asia Pacific region.

16 Nov

Sunway first year students win platinum and silver awards in design competition

Two teams of first year students from Sunway University’s Diploma in Interior Design programme excelled in the Dark Tower Competition organised by Sony Pictures, winning themselves Platinum and Silver awards.

16 Nov

Nursing Students Give Back through Community Service

The Sunway Future Nurses Club from Sunway University recently organised a blood donation campaign and a visitation to a welfare centre to instil values of contributing back to the society amongst its members.

08 Nov

Department of Psychology Collaborates with Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology for Public Forum on Responding to Crises

The Department of Psychology of the School of Science and Technology, Sunway University co-organised a public forum on “Responding to Crises: How are Clinical Psychologists Relevant?” with the Malaysian Society of Clinical Psychology (MSCP), at Sunway University on 28 October 2017. The aims of this forum were (1) to present the roles clinical psychologist play

03 Nov

Sunway and Peking University Collaborate for Student Exchange Programme

Two students, one from Sunway University and another from Sunway College embarked on a two-week long exchange programme at the Peking University, China. In exchange, two students from Peking University were at Sunway University for a month.

28 Aug


On 28th August 2017 in a ceremony at the Malaysian Digital Economy Corporation (MDEC) office in Cyberjaya, Sunway University was awarded the status of ‘Premier Digital Institution of Higher Learning’. This first-ever special status was awarded to only 8 universities in the country for offering the best IT education and IT infrastructure. This award highlights Sunway University’s efforts especially the Department of Computing and Information Systems in empowering IT graduates by enhancing their digital skills in order to meet industry-demands.

25 Jul

Sunway Education Group 30th Anniversary

On 25th July 2017, Sunway Education Group celebrated its 30th Anniversary with a first-ever in Malaysia 3D Laser Light Show. Over 4,000 students, staff and guests attended this electrifying event held at our FIFA-certified football field. The celebration saw our talented students and staff performing various dances, songs and acts, followed by the thrilling and magical performance by the Great Moudini, which ignited the night with the 3D Laser Light Show.