ACCOUNTING STUDENTS HONE PROFESSIONAL SKILLS AT N-IVAQ 2018
On 20th until 21st April 2018, a total of 66 teams comprised of 260 participants honed their professional skills in accounting National lntervarsity Accounting Quiz (IVAQ) at Dewan Seri Negeri, Ayer Keroh, Melaka.
The Accounting Club of MMU Melaka campus continues to carry the torch for this annual event,and it was also co-organised by the Malaysian Institute of Accountants (MIA) together with the support from the strategic partner,The Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (ICAEW) as well as tiers of sponsors. The 17th N-IVAQ 2018 has been a showdown for the participants to share knowledge and interpersonal skills. Besides providing a national level platform for the young accountants,it also provides sufficient networking which enables participants to boost their accounting foundation.
Only 5 teams were entitled for presentation as their final round. Tunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC) Team B once again defended the champion title,followed by our own home grown accountants,MMU Melaka Team A as the first-runner up and Sunway College (JB)Team B in the third place.The champion team took home RM 1,500 cash and also trophies for each, RM 1,000 for first-runner up winner and RM 8OO for third place winner. Dr. Mohd Rizal Abdul Razak, the Campus Director of Melaka officiated the ceremony along with Dr Nurmazilah Dato Mahzan, the CEO of MIA, Dr. Abdullah Salehhuddin Abdullah Salim, the Director of STAD and Deputy Deans of faculties.
Congratulations to the organising committee of 17th National-IVAQ in making the event another notable avenue for the fraternities of both the Accounting Club and MMU as a whole.