KUALA LUMPUR, 20 Dec – Yang Mulia General Tan Sri Raja Mohamed Affandi Raja Mohamed Noor, the Chief of Defence Force (CDF) graced the Malaysian Armef Forces Defence College (MAFDC) Serial 36/2016 Graduation Ceremony this morning.
44 officers from the various services and institution passed out with a Masters Degree from Malaysian National University (UKM). 33 were Malaysian and 11 internationals. 33 locals were 17 Army officers, 7 RMN Officers, 7 RMAF Officers and one eacf from the Public Service Department and Royal Malaysian Police. The 11 international participants were from the USA, Arab Saudi, Jordan, Nigeria, Singapore, Thailand, Philippines, Brunei and Indonesia.
3 main awards were given to outstanding course participants. The Best Student Award (MAF) went to Lt Kol Azman Jantan RMAF (Pilot) and Senior Lt Col Lim Lit Lam from the Singaporen Army (Armour). Lt Col Rozelle Salvosa Gadin, a pilot from the Philippines Air Force bagged The Best Research Paper Award - Russia’s Foreign Policy Shift from Europe Towards Asia.