From 19 to 21 March 2019, SEFB received a courtesy visit from Prof. Dr. David Tripe, Head of School of Economics and Finance, Massey University, New Zealand. On the first day of his visit, Prof David was pleased to give a talk entitled “Digital Banking” to SEFB staff and PhD students, organized by Asian Research Institute of Banking and Finance (ARIBF).
During his talk, he amazed by the UUM achievement to get international accreditation; AACSB. On the second day, Prof David and his wife, Marion, were taken to visit Welcome Centre and go on a UUM tour. Prof David and his wife were very thrilled to see the beauties of UUM and the landscapes that being well maintained. On the third day of his visit, the humble Prof David was volunteered to give a lecture to BWBB2013 Bank Management students on the title of "Bank Capital." The students were very excited to feel the learning atmosphere brought by Prof David. He then left for Kuala Lumpur on official matters at Xiamen University Malaysia.