Linton University Signs MOU With Estream Software Sdn Bhd



Mantin, Negeri Sembilan; 8 December, 2017 – The year may be coming to an end, but visions of the coming years shine bright at Linton University College as it embarked on the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Estream Software Sdn Bhd through its Faculty of Business and Accounting.

Estream is a Malaysian-based software developer providing business processes application, namely accounting software and payroll software, for businesses in Malaysia and around the ASEAN region. The company has 2 flagship products call SQL Account & SQL Payroll that are used by more than 150,000 companies in Malaysia.

This collaboration complements Linton’s uniquely designed education pathway called P.R.I.D.E. which stands for PRofessional Industry Driven Education. Linton pioneers in the P.R.I.D.E Pathway in Malaysia. This pathway opens up opportunities for its graduates to achieve professional certificates while pursuing their academic studies, making them ready for the professional world by owning internationally recognised professional certificates, hence the step forward with Estream Software Sdn. Bhd.

This MOU is intended to establish a basis upon which Linton and Estream may explore areas for cooperation, to initiate joint projects involving collaborative research and to share expertise and joint development of research. It is also with the intention to facilitate exchanges of ideas and facilities among the Parties, including attachment and mutual visits by staff members to pursue research, curriculum development, and to participate in seminars, conferences, workshops, etc. which are relevant to the industry and to  allow industrial placements of Linton’s students.

Given the build-up of Linton’s campus in Mantin which offers Business, Accounting and Taxation programmes through its Affiliated Institutes – Pertama Institute of Technology (ITP), and Jati Institute, this MoU signing would also be between the aforementioned Institutes.

Mr. Desmond Law Hoe Yan, the Managing Director of Estream Software Sdn Bhd signed the MOU with Linton, ITP and Jati. Dr. Kamis Awang, the Vice Chancellor and CEO of Linton University College signed on behalf of Linton, while on behalf of  ITP and Jati were Cik Rahiza Ranom and Puan Suhaimi Khamis, the respective CEOs of the two institutions.

This auspicious event was witnessed by academicians and staff of Linton University College along with the honourable guests from Estream Software Sdn. Bhd.