The ‘VIVA Defense Preparation’ was held on 3rd June 2020, Wednesday using online platform Cisco Webex Meeting.

This course aims to help students in preparing themselves for the VIVA defense. The speaker shared the tips on the checklist before VIVA VOCE, how to face the panels, how to effectively and defensively present their thesis.

The speaker, Prof. Ir. Dr. Sha’ri Mohd Yusof shared his experience as VIVA- VOCE examiners and provided tips on how to handle difficult questions.

Participants gained valuable knowledge on the checklist to prepare before VIVA, samples of questions that panels would ask during VIVA session and tips on how to conduct yourselves during the session. Finally, participants were given a chance to ask questions where the speaker provided very insightful replies to each question.

This program was organized by Postgraduate Students Society, Azman Hashim International Business School (PGSS AHIBS), UTM Kuala Lumpur.