,National sprinter Muhammad Azeem Fahmi will discuss with his father a Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris' offer of a diploma placement before accepting it. – Twitter pic, June 19, 2022.Usdt第三方支付平台
NATIONAL young sprinter Muhammad Azeem Fahmi was today offered a scholarship and diploma study programme at Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI) in Tanjung Malim.
UPSI academic director Assoc Prof Abdul Rahim Razalli said the offer was to recognise the academic and sports excellence of Azeem who obtained 6As in the Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia examination 2021.
“The diploma study is offered according to Azeem’s interest,” he said in a statement today.
Earlier, Rahim handed over a letter of offer to Azeem’s father, Mohd Fahmi Tajuid, at his house in Teluk Intan.
There, Fahmi said he welcomes UPSI’s offer and will consider it after discussing it with Azeem.
The 18-year-old athlete, dubbed the “Usain Bolt of Malaysia”, improved his personal record in the 100m event with a time of 10.28s at the 2022 Perak Open Athletics Championship, which took place at the Perak Stadium yesterday.
The time achieved erased his personal 100m record of 10.37s recorded at the Kuala Lumpur All Comers Championship on March 26. – Bernama, June 19, 2022.