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Cambodian Students to Participate in the ASEAN round of the Deloitte’s Risk Intelligence Challenge

On 26th April 2019, Deloitte Cambodia selected the champion team for Cambodia to participate in the ASEAN round of the Deloitte’s Risk Intelligence Challenge (RIC) that will be up-coming in June 2019. The decision came after a careful selection process from 60 teams of Cambodian students.

MoU Signing Ceremony between ParagonIU and UCB on Student Internships

On the 28th of February 2019, at E.Sun Tower, along Monivong Blvd., Paragon International University signed a MoU agreement with Union Commercial Bank Plc. (UCB), to offer internship opportunities at UCB to ParagonIU students.

Mr. Chung Chi Kan, CEO of the bank, said that the MoU is a part of the bank's corporate social responsibility (CSR) to contribute to Cambodian society and improve the quality of local education. UCB has always valued education as an integral part of its foundation.

Paragon.U Student Studying in South Korea under a 2+2 Program

Many Cambodian students wish to study in South Korea because the country itself is modern and offers high quality education. Recently, Ms. Houymean LIM, a Paragon.U student majoring in Business Administration, just left the country to pursue her studies at Solbridge International School of Business in South Korea under a 2+2 program. The program is a partnership between Paragon International University and Solbridge International School of Business. Below is an interview between our team and Houymean about her studies in South Korea.

MoU Signing between Paragon Education Co., LTD and SAIT at ParagonIU

On 10th February 2019, Paragon International University hosted a signing ceremony of Memorandum of Understanding between Paragon Education Co., LTD and Southern Alberta Institute of Technology (SAIT) based in Canada with the honorary presence of H.E. Chuon Naron HANG, Minister of Education and H.E. Donica POTTIE, Canadian Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia.

Researchers from ParagonIU and Chulalongkorn University presented papers regarding ASEAN’s connectivity, mobility and integration

On 29th January 2019, Paragon International University, formerly known as Zaman Univeresity, cooperated with the Institute of Asian Studies at Chulalongkorn University in organizing an international conference about connectivity, mobility and integration in the ASEAN region. Thirteen scholars and researchers from both universities presented their papers on different topics related to the theme so that students and the public could gain insight about connectivity and ASEAN’s integration.

Seminar on Stock Market for Investors and Business Owners

On 22nd January 2019, Paragon International University hosted “Seminar on Stock Market for Investors and Business Owners” with lectures from distinguished guests from the Cambodia Stock Exchange (CSX), including H.E. Sohour HONG, CEO of CSX and Ms. Chanmony SOU, Director of the CSX’s Security Depository Department.

Dr. Sok Udom DETH, Rector of Paragon International University, showed his gratitude toward H.E. Sohour HONG for his initiation of the seminar so that ParagonIU students could acquire new knowledge about the stock exchange and Cambodia’s stock environment.

H.E. Sothirak POU shared his knowledge to ParagonIU students about “The Responsibility to Protect”

Paragon International University, on January 21st 2019, hosted a public lecture under the theme of “Understanding the Responsibility to Protect” with a presentation and experience sharing from H.E. Sothirak POU, an experienced diplomat and long-term serving government officer as well as the current executive director of the Cambodian Institute for Cooperation and Peace. The public lecture was a part of the public lecture series that is organized by ParagonIU each academic year.

Public Lecture by Prof. Deepanshu Mohan on China’s Debt & Cambodian Invisible Entrepreneurs

On Friday 21st, December 2018, Professor Deepanshu Mohan, Assistant Professor of Economics and Executive Director at the Centre for New Economics Studies, O.P. Jindal Global University visited Paragon International University and offered students a lecture related to two of his research topics. The first was regarding China’s debt and its impacts on the global economic system while the second was related to Cambodian entrepreneurs in the informal sector.

Smart Axiata’s University Student Development Program Preparing Cambodia’s Students for Leadership in a Digital Age

Smart Axiata in a collaboration with Ministry of Education, Youth and Sport and Ministry of Post and Telecommunication organized the University Student Development Program known as USDP in Siem Reap province between 15th and 27th November 2018. The program was organized to equip university students essential skills and attitudes for their promising career launch and prepare the students for working environment.

Winners of Smart Axiata’s UX/UI design shared their experience

On 19th November 2018, Smart Axiata organized an award ceremony to winners of its User Interface/User Experience Design Competition. The competition selected promising students skillful in UX/UI mobile app design; the best design should have come in various styles and be convinient for users. The top three places were selected from more than twenty students.