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Industrial Talk by Professional Engineers : (i) Steps to be a Professional Engineer & (ii) Professional Ethics and Conduct

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The School of Chemical Engineering, USM invited two experienced guest speakers who are also professional engineers, Prof. Ir Mohd Azlan Hussain and Assoc. Prof. Ir Cheong Kuan Yew to share their professional engineering experiences with the final year students. The talks were held at Lecture Hall KCK1 on 8th October 2013. Prof. Ir Mohd Azlan Hussain from University of Malaya, spoke about "Steps to be a Professional Engineer" while Assoc. Prof. Ir Cheong Kuan Yew from USM talked about "Professional Ethics and Conducts".


The inspirational talks were really beneficial for the students. A great deal of information regarding the latest requirements in getting professional engineer position with the Board of Engineers, Malaysia (BEM) as well as the importance of professional ethics and conduct were shared by the speakers. A question and answer session allowed the final year students to interact with the speakers. In conclusion, both talks were valuable for students to pick up more knowledge and start planning the pathway to becoming a professional engineer.