Twenty-first century is the knowledge century. The innovations are supreme. To foster a culture of innovation and creativity among the young students, the 2012/2013 Session Student Representative Council of Universiti Malaysia Perlis (UniMAP) will organize the 1st Asian University Students Symposium (AUSS) in conjunction of 12th Asian University Presidents Forum (AUPF). The first in the series is being held at Universiti Malaysia Perlis, Kangar and Langkawi Island on . This will provide a international symposium to young students to present their new ideas and innovative work at an early stage, which will lead to their growth as creative and original researchers as well as the good leaders.
The format of the symposium consists of invited talks by experts and oral and poster presentations by the students. In addition, there will be several special lectures by eminent teachers and scientists on topics of current interest.
The undergraduate and postgraduate students with physics background can apply for the symposium latest by January 15, 2013. Registration fee Rs. 300 shall be collected from selected participants. Local hospitality and limited travel support (bus or sleeper class by train) shall be provided to students.