The Maybank Go Ahead! Challenge – Campus Level has attracted over 80 local and international students who came as far as from Singapore, Hong Kong, India and Australia. In In Malaysia, students participate in a variety of events to qualify for the National Level of the Worldwide Go Ahead! Challenge which is also organised by Maybank.
What an achievement therefore for 21 APU students who were shortlisted to participate in the Challenge. Five of them, David Tai Da Wei, Sheetal Yajna Devi Proag, Arina Kungeibayeva, Jennifer Erwin and Ali Atiq have gained the passes to the National Level Challenge, which is scheduled to be held in mid-2014.
About the Maybank GO Ahead Challenge
The Maybank GO Ahead Challenge (MGAC) is an international business case challenge featuring top students from the Asian region and UK. This international business case competition offers students an excellent opportunity to challenge their imagination, technical knowledge and soft skills, but also evaluate their strength of character throughout the three levels: Campus, National and International. All Grand Finalists will be awarded cash prizes and fast passes to join our Global Maybank Apprentice Programme (GMAP). The Programme will further nurture raw talent they possess, honing it and shaping them into the future leaders of Maybank. They may also be able to interact with some of the most successful and influential people in the financial industry. For more information, please visit: http://www.goaheadchallenge.com/.
About Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU)
The Asia Pacific University of Technology & Innovation (APU) is amongst Malaysia’s Premier Private Universities, works effectively towards preparing professional graduates for significant roles in business and society globally. APU has earned an enviable reputation as an award-winning University through its achievements in winning a host of prestigious awards at national and international levels. It was announced as among the Highest Rated Universities in Malaysia, being rated at TIER 5 (EXCELLENT) under the SETARA 2011 Ratings by the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) on 1st November 2012. APU offers a wide range of degrees in collaboration with Staffordshire University, UK with Technology as a common core, including Information Technology, Engineering, Business & Management, Accounting, Quantitative Studies and Media. For more information, please visit: http://apu.edu.my/.