16 May 2017 - MARA Educator’s Day 2017: Two KPTM Lecturers Receive MARA Outstanding Educator Award

Kuala Lumpur, 16th May 2017 – Two lecturers from KPTM, Dr. Sharifah Syahirah Bt. Syed Sheikh (KUPTM KL) and Zetti Adela Bt. Zolkepli (KPTM Kuantan) have put the name of the college in the limelight once again when they were selected for the Outstanding Educator Award during the MARA Educator’s Day 2017 celebration held at Hotel Premiera, Kuala Lumpur today.


Their selection for the award was made based on their achievement in four main criteria; Teaching and Learning, Innovation, Community Services and Co-curriculum.

MARA Educator’s Day is an annual event organized by Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA) to recognize and appreciate all educators from MARA Education Institutes (IPMa). Their efforts to elevate the standard of education among the young generation have earned national and international recognition.


YBhg. Dato’ Abd Rahim Bin Dato’ Hashim was conferred the Tokoh Pendidik 2017 award based on his vast experience in educational field.

The event was officiated by the Minister of Rural and Regional Development, YB. Dato’ Sri Ismail Sabri Bin Yaakob.