APU Students Excel at 3rd National Invention, Innovation and Design Competition (NiiD)

On 12 December 2013 (Thursday), two teams from APU School of Engineering (SoE) have participated in the 3rd National Invention, Innovation and Design Competition (NiiD), which was held at Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), Perak. In the competition themed 'Envisioning Entrepreneurship Mind', they have made APU proud as both teams excelled as Gold and Bronze winners in the Higher Education Student Category, among 215 participants from private and public universities throughout Malaysia.

The teams from APU who participated in the competition are:

Team 1 - Bronze Winner
Project Title: 'WiFri - Your Friendly Fridge'
Academic Mentor: Dr Lim Wee Han Students: Bryan Ooi, Hee Tee Guan, Naji Mohammed, Salah Khaled, Muhammed Ashiq

Team 2 - Gold Winner
Project Title – ‘Motorized Folding Seat for Special Care’
Academic Mentor – Dr Thang Ka Fei
Students – Lim Zhi Chan, Aigerim Adilbolatkyzy, Alex Teoh, Lim Min Hong

Congratulations to the students and thumbs up for their creativy and effort! Kudos to their mentors and let us hope for more in the future!