SCIENCE CAREER ASIA
 INTERNATIONAL INTERNSHIP PROGRAM (IIP) IN MALAYSIA

Objectives

The Science Career Asia International Internship Program (IIP) is a program based on the concept of strategic alliance between the academia and business to empower the participating organizations to contribute to human resource development and global understanding of youth.

It connects Malaysian undergraduates and postgraduates from both private and public Malaysian universities/colleges with internship opportunities within International companies in Malaysia to accomplish the following objectives:

  • To prepare students for entry into the workforce in business and industries.
  • To help students to sharpen their employability skills and introduce them to the practical aspects of what they learn theoretically in classes.
  • To help students to meet Malaysian and the international standard of work, thereby enhancing their employability.
  • To identify talents and improve the quality of workforce for international companies in Malaysia.
  • To bridge the gap between academia and industry to enhance employability of graduates and productivity of industries.
  • To facilitate co-operation between the Malaysian academia and international business / industrial communities.

 Advisors

Tan Sri Dr Michael Yeoh
Dr Ahmad Nazri Sulaiman

Organiser

Science Career Asia PLT

Chief Executive Officer (CEO)

Ms Wee Hui Bieh

Initial Chamber Partners

British Malaysian Chamber of Commerce (BMCC)
China Enterprises Chamber of Commerce in Malaysia (CECCM),
Irish Chamber of Commerce in Malaysia (ICCM)
Italy Malaysia Business Association (IMBA)
Swiss Malaysian Business Association (SMBA)

Strategic IT Partner

Asia Pacific University (APU)

Initial Higher Education Partners

Asia Pacific University (APU)
Herriot-Watt University Malaysia
International University of Malaya-Wales
Newcastle University Medicine Malaysia
Sunway UniversityTunku Abdul Rahman University College (TARUC)
Universiti Kuala Lumpur (UniKL)
University of Nottingham Malaysia
University of Reading
University of Southampton

Benefits

For students & Graduates:

Gain International Work Experience & Network via Structured Internships/Apprenticeship at international companies; sharpen Employability Skills; learn Practical Aspects of theories and meet International Standards of Work.

For Companies:

Get Top-notch talents to fuel growth of company with carefully screened candidates to meet your needs & requirements.

Additional Service:

Assistance in Applying for RM600 per month for apprenticeship  under “Hiring & Training Assistance for Businesses” Program of the Economic Recovery Plan ‘Penjana’  (Upon request by company & subject to approval by government).