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Mysterious Orientation Nite at OC Kuantan

It has been a tradition for Olympia College to celebrate its Orientation Ball Nite every year.
In line with this, Olympia College, Kuantan celebrated the Orientation Ball Nite recently with the theme
‘Mysterious Nite’.

Opening speech was given by Mr Derrik Poh, the President of Student Council. He welcomed the Guest of
Honour, Dato’ and Datin Ti Lian Ker, Teruntum, Pahang State Assemblyman, MCA, Mr Kevin Pereira,
Executive Director of Olympia College, Mr Sundar, Principal of Olympia College Kuantan and everyone
who attended the event.

After the speeches by Dato’ Ti Lian Ker and Mr Kevin Pereira, there were opening performances by
students. Guests were served dinner, followed by video presentation.

Thereafter, there were fashion shows, solo performances, instrumental performances, sketch by the I.T
students, staff performances and ballroom dancing.

Then came the selection and announcement of Mr & Ms Olympia 2010. Mr Derrik Poh and Melissa Hanis
were selected as Mr & Ms Olympia 2010 respectively.

The best performance award went to Olympia Business School for their ballroom dance performance.
Though all performances were different and entertaining, the performance by the Business School was
outstanding. Appreciation to I.T School, Hotel School and the students for their full support.

The event was a success with more than 23 tables sold. Over 20 underprivileged children were invited to
attend the event as part of our corporate social responsibility initiative.

Olympia College Kuantan thanked all the students, parents, supporters, event organizers, sponsors, as well as
the staff members for their tremendous support.
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Olympia College’s cutting edge and industry oriented Diplomas will equip students with the right
professional skills required by any multi-national corporations.

The Diploma programme at Olympia College was developed in consultation with CEO’s, Senior Managers
and the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) to help fill the gap for competent middle managers in the
industry.

The graduates from the selected diplomas will also be recognized for exemptions and on completion of an
integrated project will also be awarded the prestigious Higher National Diploma (HND) from Edexcel, UK.

The HND guarantees entry into the final year of an undergraduate degree to over 400 universities in UK,
USA and Australia. Students who want an European exposure can also completed their degree through the
University of Information Technology and Management (UITM), Poland at very affordable fees.

The diploma programmes in areas of IT were developed in consultation with IT experts from India and is
one of the few IT programmes in Malaysia that attracts quite a number of international and local students
because of its graduate employability record.

Olympia College graduates has impressed many employers with their ability to meet industry’s expectations
and be able to get the job done upon employment.

Olympia College incorporates its belief statement in everything the college does and these have produced
amazing results with its faculty and students. Olympia believes in:
• Being goal-oriented

• Making a difference

• Positive and innovative mindset

• Practical application of knowledge

• Effective communication and presentation skills

• Contributing to a just and socially responsibly society


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Olympia College offers Masters & Undergraduate Degrees, Higher National Diplomas (UK), Diplomas as
well as Certificate programmes. The College has affiliations and partnerships with international bodies and
institutions such as Edexcel International (UK), University of Derby (UK), Schiller International University,
American Management Association (AMA, USA), Liverpool John Moores University (UK), Hawaii Pacific
University (USA), Curtin University (Australia), Business & Hotel Management School (BHMS)
Switzerland, University of Information Technology and Management (UITM) Poland and such.

The college allows everyone from SPM to working adults entry at various points. Programmes conducted
are both full-time and part-time.

Since its inception, Olympia College is continuously growing. The College has international students from
various exotic and far reaching places such as South America, Africa, Middle East, Nepal, Philippines, India,
China, Thailand, Maldives, Russia and such.

Olympia College also offers scholarships to the needy and outstanding students – The Scholarships available
are The Olympia College Principal’s Scholarship for Deserving Students and The Winston Pereira Premium
Scholarship for Excellence*. Study/PTPTN loans can also be arranged. * Terms and conditions apply.
Intake starts on January 2011.

Olympia offers Business Studies, Business Management, I.T & Computing, Hotel Management, Secretarial
studies, Accounting and Finance, English Language and MBA.

Visit any of Olympia’s centres nationwide for more information or call 03-20503688 (Kuala Lumpur), 03-
7770 5555 (Petaling Jaya), 04-2286898 (Penang), 07-2233868 (Johor Bahru), 09-5177868 (Kuantan) or 05-
2433868 (Ipoh). Email: raffles@olympia.edu.my Website: www.olympia.edu.my