Universiti Putra Malaysia (UPM) is thrilled with the livery display of an Airbus A320 aircraft with a tail number 9MAQD which flaunts its brand in the sky beginning August 2, 2017. It is an impactful response and courtesy of YBhg. Tan Sri Tony Fernandes and AirAsia Berhad for the strategic partnership formed between UPM and AirAsia which encompasses staff exchange/deployment, students mobility, internship, academic and research collaborations. In this context, Tan Sri Tony has announced UPM as AirAsia's Official University places importance on knowledge and educational institutions that deserve appropriate recognition over commercial aspects.
The university community expresses the highest appreciation and gratitude to YBhg. Tan Sri Tony Fernandes and AirAsia management which have made it possible for UPM’s image to be up in the air, emblazoned on the sleek body of AirAsia A320. UPM also wishes to thank the Honourable Minister of Higher Education, YBhg. Dato' Seri Idris Jusoh for his commitment and support, and in sparking off the CEO@Faculty programme.
Appreciation also goes to the team from the Faculty of Design and Architecture, UPM that designed the lively aircraft, Office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Industry & Community Relations) all UPM staff and students as well as other parties involved in realising this dream. Now, with AirAsia as its strategic partner, UPM will soar higher.
Updated:: 22/08/2017 [wanarlindiana]
Office of Deputy Vice Chancellor (Industry and Community Relations)
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang