April 26, 2017
The YU Malaysian Alumni Association Establishment General Meeting was held at Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia on April 22, 2017. It's composed by 37 former Malaysian exchange students of YU, and 20 members attended this meeting with Hironori Yasuda, YU Vice President. This is the first foreign alumni association of YU.
Mr. Syahril Bin Ibrahim were elected for the first chairperson by this alumni association. Mr. Ibrahim said he'd like to listen to member's opinion, pile activity up one by one. YU Vice President Yasuda made a speech at the meeting. In his speech, introducing with a recent movement of YU, he said he hopes them to keep thinking how they create their home country as the one of selected 'Elite' supported by Malaysian Government.
Many opinions and ideas for the future activity are being considered variously, and the development of the association through those realization is expected. In addition, it is expected not only for the network in the former foreign students but also for YU network reinforcement to contribute to accept excellent foreign exchange students.