For the first time in history, Malaysia Polytechnics Contingent has appeared as the International Novice Debate Champion in the 2019 Asian English Olympics at Binus University Jakarta Indonesia.

PUO Students, Mr. Shahrul Azhar (Commerce Dept) and Mr. Pragadesh Thamilarasan (Mechanical Eng. Dept) won the championship title and Pragadesh was nominated as the Best Speaker of the Grand-Finals Round.
Kudos to our Malaysia Polytechnic Students and thank you Malaysia Polytechnics Communication Enhancement Council – MPCEC for trusting PUO to be the Coordinator Polytechnics for this event.

Thank you to Dr. Aishah Muslim (Contingent Head) who led the entire contingent to its success.
Thank you to:
Pn. Zulaikha (PUO – Storytelling Coach)
Pn. Syafawati Noorhafizah (PUO – Speech coach)
Pn. Haida Hadi (PTSB – Scrabble Coach)
Pn. Nurul Huda (PMKL – Spelling Bee Coach)
Pn. Aeida Zahili (PKS – News Casting Coach)
Mr. Prapagaran B. @ Ram (PUO – BP Debate Coach)
for their dedication and commitment in traning our Malaysia Polytechnic students.

Info and photo credit: Mr Prapagaran B. (Politeknik Ungku Omar’s English Language Debating Club, Student’s Affairs Department)