20 Notable alumni of
University of Science, Malaysia

The University of Science, Malaysia is 1795th in the world, 420th in Asia, and 3rd in Malaysia by aggregated alumni prominence. Below is the list of 20 notable alumni from the University of Science, Malaysia sorted by their wiki pages popularity. The directory includes famous graduates and former students along with research and academic staff.

  1. Yusril Ihza Mahendra

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    Yusril Ihza Mahendra
    Born in
    Indonesia Flag Indonesia
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Yusril Ihza Mahendra is an Indonesian lawyer and politician. Yusril currently is the chairman of the Crescent Star Party (PBB), and had also been its chair between 1998 and 2005.

  2. Zulkifli Mohamad Al-Bakri

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    Zulkifli Mohamad Al-Bakri
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1969-.. (age 52)
    Occupations
    mufti
    Biography

    Zulkifli Mohamad Al-Bakri is a Malaysian politician and Islamic ulama. He has served as the Minister in the Prime Minister's Department in charge of Religious Affairs in the Perikatan Nasional (PN) administration under Prime Minister Muhyiddin Yassin and Senator since March 2020. Prior to his appointment as a Minister, he served as the 7th Mufti of the Federal Territories from June 2014.

  3. Teresa Kok Suh Sim

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    Teresa Kok Suh Sim
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1964-.. (age 57)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Teresa Kok Suh Sim is a Malaysian politician who served as the Minister of Primary Industries in the Pakatan Harapan (PH) administration under former Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad from July 2018 to the collapse of the PH administration in February 2020. She has served as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Seputeh since November 1999. She also served as the Selangor State Executive Councillor and Member of the Selangor State Legislative Assembly (MLA) for Kinrara from March 2008 to May 2013. She is a member of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a component party of the PH opposition coalition.

  4. Daphne Iking

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    Daphne Iking
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1978-.. (age 43)
    Occupations
    actor
    Biography

    Daphne Eleanor M Iking, known as Daphne Iking, is a Malaysian television personality, an emcee and an occasional actress.

  5. Chow Kon Yeow

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    Chow Kon Yeow
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politicianjournalist
    Biography

    Chow Kon Yeow is a Malaysian politician who has served as 5th Chief Minister of Penang since May 2018, Member of the Penang State Legislative Assembly (MLA) for Padang Kota since March 2008 and Member of Parliament (MP) for Tanjong since May 2018 and from November 1999 to May 2013. He served as Member of the Penang State Executive Council (EXCO) in the Pakatan Rakyat (PR) and Pakatan Harapan (PH) state administrations under former Chief Minister Lim Guan Eng from March 2008 to his promotion to Chief Ministership in May 2018 and MLA of Penang for Pengkalan Kota from October 1990 to April 1995. He is the member, National Vice Chairman and State Chairman of Penang of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), a component party of the state ruling but federal opposition Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition.

  6. Mohd Ali Rustam

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    Mohd Ali Rustam
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Tun Seri Setia Haji Mohd. Ali bin Mohd. Rustam is a Malaysian politician who has served as the Yang di-Pertua Negeri (Governor) of the Malaysian state of Melaka since 4 June 2020. He is a member of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), a major component party of Barisan Nasional (BN) coalition. Mohd Ali was the ninth Chief Minister of the state of Melaka from 1999 till 2013.

  7. Idris Jala

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    Idris Jala
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1958-.. (age 63)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Dato' Sri Idris Jala is a Malaysian politician. He served as the Minister in the Prime Minister's Department and as the chief executive officer of the Performance Management and Delivery Unit (Pemandu) from 2009 till 2015, the unit tasked with spearheading Malaysia's transition towards high income status by 2020. He was also a Senator in the Dewan Negara from 2009 till 2015. At present, he is the President and CEO of PEMANDU Associates, a global consultancy firm focused on public sector transformation and business turnaround.

  8. Idris Jusoh

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    Idris Jusoh
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1955-.. (age 66)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Dato' Seri Haji Idris bin Jusoh is a Malaysian politician and Member of Parliament of Malaysia for Besut constituency. He was the Minister of Higher Education from July 2015 to May 2018. He is a former Menteri Besar of Terengganu and also the former Chairman of Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA). He is a member of the United Malays National Organisation (UMNO) which is part of the national opposition coalition Barisan Nasional.

  9. Shahnon Ahmad

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    Shahnon Ahmad
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1933-2017 (aged 84)
    Occupations
    politicianwriter
    Biography

    Dato' Haji Shahnon bin Ahmad was a Malaysian writer, a National Laureate, and a Member of Parliament. He was awarded with the National Literary Award in 1982. He was also a Professor Emeritus at Universiti Sains Malaysia in Penang.

  10. Daniel Lee Chee Hun

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    Daniel Lee Chee Hun
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1982-.. (age 39)
    Occupations
    singer
    Biography

    Daniel Lee Chieh Hun is a Malaysian Chinese singer most notable for winning the second season of Malaysian Idol.

  11. Jeff Ooi

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    Jeff Ooi
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1956-.. (age 65)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ooi Chuan Aun, better known as Jeff Ooi, is a Malaysian IT consultant, blogger, photographer and politician. He was the two-term Member of Parliament for Jelutong in Penang (2008-2018).

  12. Syerleena Abdul Rashid

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    Syerleena Abdul Rashid
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1980-.. (age 41)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Syerleena Abdul Rashid is a Malaysian politician and a member of the Democratic Action Party (DAP), which forms part of the ruling Pakatan Harapan coalition. She is currently the elected State Assemblyman for Seri Delima in Penang. Syerleena had previously been appointed as a Councillor of the Penang Island City Council, serving for over three years between 2015 and 2018.

  13. Ahmad Said

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    Ahmad Said
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1957-.. (age 64)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ahmad Said is a Malaysian politician who served as the 13th Menteri Besar of Terengganu from 2008 to 12 May 2014. He is currently a Barisan Nasional state assemblyman of Kijal, Terengganu. He is a member of United Malays National Organisation (UMNO), who attempted a no-confidence motion against his successor during the recent Terengganu state assembly meeting but failed.

  14. Fatimah Busu

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    Fatimah Busu
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1943-.. (age 78)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Fatimah Busu is a Malaysian novelist, short-story writer, and academic. She is one of the leading contemporary authors of fiction in the Malay language, actively publishing since the 1970s. She is also the foremost Malay-language literary critic.

  15. Dzulkifli Abdul Razak

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    Dzulkifli Abdul Razak
    Years
    1953-.. (age 68)
    Occupations
    academic
    Biography

    Prof. Tan Sri Dzulkifli bin Abdul Razak is a Malaysian emeritus professor, educationist and scientist. He is Chairman of Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) Board of Directors since 1 April 2016 and Rector of the International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) since 1 August 2018.

  16. Ariffin Omar

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    Ariffin Omar
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1949-.. (age 72)
    Occupations
    politician
    Biography

    Ariffin S.M Omar is a Malaysian politician who is a Vice Chairman of the Democratic Action Party, a component party of Pakatan Harapan (PH) coalition. He served as a senator elected by the Penang State Legislative Assembly in the Parliament of Malaysia from 2 June 2015 to 2 June 2018.

  17. Rahimidin Zahari

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    Rahimidin Zahari
    Years
    1968-2015 (aged 47)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Rahimidin Zahari was a Malaysian poet.

  18. Sarly Adre Sarkum

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    Sarly Adre Sarkum
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1975-.. (age 46)
    Occupations
    architect
    Biography

    Ar. Sarly Adre Sarkum is an architecture futurist, sustainability proponent and design activist. Currently he helms the hybrid architectural design firm or Sarly Adre Sarkum Architecture Sdn. Bhd.. He is the Immediate Past President of the Malaysia Green Building Confederation which is Malaysia's Green Building Council under the auspices of the World Green Building Council. He is also currently an elected council member of Pertubuhan Akitek Malaysia. He was one of the five directors of the GBI Green Rating Tool and served as GBI Accreditation Panel as well.

  19. Zakaria Ariffin

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    Zakaria Ariffin
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1952-.. (age 69)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Zakaria Ariffin is a Malaysian playwright, theater director and educator.

  20. Ruhaini Matdarin

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    Ruhaini Matdarin
    Born in
    Malaysia Flag Malaysia
    Years
    1981-.. (age 40)
    Occupations
    writer
    Biography

    Ruhaini Matdarin is a Malaysian writer from Sabah.