UM STUDENTS TO RUN CAMPUS ELECTION INDEPENDENTLY
For the first time in the country’s history, the University of Malaya’s campus election is fully run by students.
The electoral process has begun with the nomination of candidate on 25 February 2019 and to be followed with the Election Day on 4 March 2019. Appointed by the Vice-Chancellor, the Campus Election Committee (CEC) is formed to run the campus election as smoothly as possible in a democratic manner. Led by its president Vanessa Eunice Scully from the Faculty of Law, the committee consists of 19 students from various student bodies.
On the nomination day, CEC has confirmed the nomination of 25 candidates to contest in eight general seats and 45 candidates for 32 Academy/Faculty/Center seats.