MSU signs MoU with animation studio Digital Durian

Collaborative teaching, research, and training to benefit students and staff in information sciences, early childhood education, and creative arts

Management and Science University (MSU) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with DD Animation Studio.

The creator and producer of the hugely popular pre-school edutainment TV programme on Astro Ceria Malaysia, DiDi and Friends, is also known by its moniker, Digital Durian.

Witnessing the signing was MSU President, Professor Tan Sri Dato’ Wira Dr Mohd Shukri Ab Yajid. Present were the Deans of the Faculty of Information Sciences and Engineering (FISE), the School of Hospitality and Creative Arts (SHCA), and the School of Education and Social Sciences (SESS).

Signing for Management and Science University (MSU) was the VP for Industrial Linkages and Entrepreneurship, Associate Professor Dr Abdul Jalil Ghazali, and for DD Animation Studio, its CEO and Co-Founder Mr Sinan Ismail.

The collaboration seeks to promote and facilitate teaching, research, and training in programmes of interest to both parties. MSUrians can look forward to internship as well as professional development opportunities.

Management and Science University (MSU) offers bachelor and diploma programmes in early childhood education (BECE and DECE); games design and animation (BGDA and DGA); and music technology (BMZ and DMZ); also bachelor programmes in instructional multimedia (BIMM) as well as information and communication technology (BICT) majoring in either information system or multimedia. Creativity at MSU can be explored from the ground up; from Foundation in Visual Arts (FVA), right up to Master of Design (MID).