Penang, June 17th: A group of architecture students from the Science and Technology College (KST), UTM City Campus managed to top the Malaysian Architecture Jamboree design competition for the second time in a row in two years at the 20th Architecture jamboree, TRANXXIT University Sains Malayia (USM), Penang.
Aizat Amir Hasrat, Vincent Lai and Wong Zhi Shen, second year students won the first place for the design category while Atta Indrawani, a third year student won the first place for the multimedia category. The competition is an annual event in occasition with the ‘Alam Bina Week’ held at USM on June 12th. More than 20 delegations from IPTA’s and Polytechnics took part in the jamboree. KST were represented by 20 students led Iziq Eafifi along with their Mentor Lecturer, Norhayuri Abdul Hadi and Kamarul Ariffin A. Kadir. This is the second success in the same categories. In 2007, KST UTM won the same categories at the International Islamic University of Malaysia.
Team KST UTM was also announced the runner-up for best performance and best male actor in the Intervarsity Culture Night during the event.