Graduate Attributes

At UOW Malaysia KDU we take great pride in the qualities we instill in our graduates, which firmly reflect our institutional culture and values. Our graduates’ academic and campus experience ensures that they possess the following attributes regardless of their program of study

INTELLECTUAL COMPETENCY

  • Demonstrate in-depth knowledge of the discipline for effective decision-making

PROFESSIONAL ACUMEN

  • Apply knowledge learned effectively into their professional career
  • Demonstrate skills of the discipline effectively and professionally
  • Establish a strong understanding of industry requirements and challenges
  • Strive for justice, equality, honesty, and integrity in his/her professional pursuits
  • Continuously engage in learning new knowledge of the discipline as well as across disciplines

EFFECTIVE COMMUNICATION SKILLS

  • Express and discuss complex ideas effectively in written and spoken form
  • Utilize various information technologies to communicate

CREATIVE, CRITICAL THINKING, AND PROBLEM SOLVING ABILITIES

  • Analyze, assess, and utilize different thinking skills to determine the value of information and ideas
  • Provide solutions to problems effectively
  • Inspire others and work effectively in a team
  • Demonstrate self-awareness and self-reflection towards continuous-quality-improvement

ENTREPRENEURIAL SPIRIT

  • Engage risk and reality in decision making
  • Demonstrate high adaptability and perseverance in overcoming challenges
  • Innovate and generate ideas
  • Evaluate the context and viability of an organization or business

GLOBAL MINDSET

  • Function in an international context with respect of diversity, and be open-minded to social and cultural differences
  • Be knowledgeable about national, international and global issues
  • Collaborate with anyone at any location of the world anytime and anywhere
  • Be a responsible and ethical global citizen