Friday, June 2, our community proudly recognized 134 Class of 2017 graduates from 34 countries. This class includes 122 acceptances to the Top 50 Global Universities (The Times Higher Education Global University Rankings). Two of our graduates were none other than Malaysian students, Chua Zi and Lim Jih-Ming who were recipients of our International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Scholarship and have successfully completed their two-year study at ISKL.
To date, the Class of 2017 have submitted 842 applications to universities in 18 countries, have received 441 acceptances, and have others pending for the fall. This group will receive, over four years, a total in excess of USD 2.6 million (RM 11 million) in scholarship awards to study in such fields as economics, engineering, art and design, political science, media communications, sciences, law, and medicine.
The ceremony, which was attended by close to 1000 people, reflected ISKL's focus on academic achievement, international mindedness, and community service.
Congratulations class of 2017!