CHEST Organised 'Battle of Chemical Engineer' Competition
Gambang, 26 November 2017-“Battle of Chemical Engineer”, the first Quiz Competition held for chemical engineering students in University Malaysia Pahang, was approved by Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering (FKKSA) and the activity was successfully conducted by Chemical Engineering Society (CHEST). Thepurpose of the program was to provide a platform for participants to demonstrate and examine their knowledge applied in a wide range of chemical engineering subjects that was learnt in UMP.
The BoCE competition was divided into 3 categories, which were First Year, Second Year, as well as Third and Fourth Year categories. The competition had attracted the participation of chemical engineering students from first year to fourth year. At the end of competition, most of the students had given positive feedbacks, indicating that they did enjoy the activity and looking forward to more activities like the current BoCE competition. Besides that, the competition had not only implored students to actively participate in the quiz,but had also developed their intellectual capacity indirectly. In addition to that, students had interacted each other when involved in this program.
In the BoCE competition, students had to answer all the question within one hour. After that, the committee had to review the papers submitted by participants. Finally, the program was closed with the prize giving ceremony by Associate Professor Dr. Cheng Chin Kui, the Deputy Dean of Research & Postgraduate Division of Faculty of Chemical & Natural Resources Engineering, accompanied by S Thamilarasi A / P V Sithambaram, the Deputy Director of BoCE Competition.