16th January 2018
Undercroft, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS
UTP hosted the Malaysian BrainBee Challenge @ UTP (Zone L) in collaboration with Universiti Sains Malaysia (Kubang Kerian). This competition attracted 11 schools from Perak district.
This competition on neuroscience among upper secondary school students has grown in the past 5 years to become a national event co-hosted by 9 universities nationwide.
1) To expose secondary school students with fundamentals of neuroscience
2) To cultivate the interest among young students to pursue neuroscience as a career path
3) A platform for UTP to promote its courses to potential students at a minimal cost
4) To emphasize the importance of soft skills in achieving corporate success