Sarawak Skills to Hold 22nd Convocation on 25 November 2019


Article by Corporate Communication Unit, PPKS


The Sarawak Skills Group of Institutions (Pusat Pembangunan Kemahiran Sarawak - PPKS) will be holding its twenty-second (22nd) Convocation on 25 November 2019 at the Borneo Convention Centre Kuching (BCCK). The convocation will be officiated by the Right Honourable Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Haji Abdul Rahman Zohari Bin Tun Datuk Abang Haji Openg, Chief Minister of Sarawak.


About 800 graduates will receive their scrolls during the convocation. The graduates, from various academic and skills programmes, have completed their studies at the certificate, diploma and bachelor’s degree level(s). This will be a momentous occasion, as the graduates will be from the various Sarawak Skills (including the International College of Advanced Technology Sarawak - i-CATS) campuses/learning centres, i.e. Kuching, Mukah, Miri and Tawau.


This year’s convocation, a capstone event to celebrate the graduates’ voyage of discovery and learning, is an important part of the Sarawak Skills Group’s twenty-fifth anniversary celebrations. In conjunction with its Silver Jubilee (1994 - 2019), various activities and events were organized this year, including the launch of the Sarawak Skills new corporate logo on 23 August 2019 by the Right Honourable Datuk Patinggi (Dr) Abang Haji Abdul Rahman Zohari Bin Tun Datuk Abang Haji Openg, Chief Minister of Sarawak.


Graduates who require more information about the upcoming convocation are requested to contact Ms Siti Norhajar Binti Sulaiman, Executive, Enrolment and Records Unit, Sarawak Skills (telephone no. 082-361672). Information can also be obtained from the Sarawak Skills website: www.ppks.edu.my.