2021 Virtual UPM 3MT Final Competition
The 2021 UPM 3MT Final Competition has successfully held by University Putra Malaysia through its School of Graduate Studies on April 22, 2021, Thursday. 12 finalists from 6 faculties and 3 institutes was competing to win the places that qualified them to the next 2021 Virtual 3MT National Level Competition.
Four professional judges were appointed as judging panels for 2021 Virtual UPM 3MT Final Competition, Datin Dr. Mardziah Hayati Abdullah, Retired Lecturer (English Language Studies), UPM, Professor Dr. Abdul Rashid Mohamed Shariff, Director, Centre for Tropicalisation, UPNM, Dr. Azlinariah Abdullah, Editor Astro Awani and Dr. Hizamel Mohd Hizan, Principal Researcher, Research & Innovation Development, TM Research and Development.
A Q & A session was conducted after every contestant’s presentation for the judges to ask related questions regarding the research. At the end of the competition, the head of judging panel gave the closing remarks and announced the winners for 2021 UPM 3MT Final Competition.
Diana Suhaiza Said from Institute of Bioscience with her research entitled “No More Anal Digging in Prostate Cancer Diagnosis” announced as the winner for 2021 UPM 3MT Final Competition. She brought back RM 1000 and certificate.
Sharill Ramli @ Romli from Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication announced as the First Runner-up for 2021 UPM 3MT Final Competition. His research entitled “Taming the Talkative Godzilla : Tun Mahathir is Malaysian Hercules?”. He brought back RM 800 and certificate.
While Nor Akhlisah Zulkipli from faculty of Engineering announced as the Second Runner-up for 2021 UPM 3MT Final Competition and brought back RM 600 and certificate. Her research entitled Levulinic Acid: A Treasure from the Waste.
For People’s Choice category, Norhazirah Nordin from Faculty of Engineering got the highest vote from the audience. Her research entitled “Active Packaging: Heroes for Hunger”. She brought back Springer Nature Bag and Certificate.
Congratulations to the winners and wish you the best for the next 2021 Virtual 3MT National Level Competition.
Date of Input: 30/04/2021 | Updated: 29/05/2021 | aslamiah
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