Wednesday, March 4, 2009

Background of Information Management Association (INFORMS)

Informs in brief

Persatuan Pengurusan Maklumat or known as INFORMS is one of the registered student association in the Universiti Teknologi MARA Sarawak, Campus Samarahan under Faculty of Information Management. INFORMS was established in 5 August 2004 with Encik Mohd Zaffian Mohd Zawawi acts as a first INFORMS advisor. INFORMS are aimed to organize diverse student activities for the benefit of its members and in general learning communities of UiTM Sarawak. In order to ensure the efficiency and effectiveness of every activity held, any activities planned across the semesters will need to be approved by the Department of Student Affair, UiTM Sarawak. Below are the main roles of the INFORMS:

1. To organize activities in parallel to the UiTM philosophy, vision, mission and objectives
2. To organize activities based on the INFORMS Constitution and goal
3. To nurture the teamwork spirit and high values of leaderships specifically to its members and in general learning communities of UiTM Sarawak
4. To perform strategic planning for any INFORMS activities
5. To measure and evaluate the efficiency and effectiveness of the activities held

At the beginning of the establishment, INFORMS only consist of 63 members who also students of Diploma in Information Management. Below are the lists of former INFORMS advisors and presidents that arranged chronogically:

Former Advisors

1. Encik Mohd Zaffian bin Mohd Zawawi
2. Puan Imilia binti Ibrahim
3. Puan Sabariah binti Abd Samad
4. Encik Sharin bin Sulaiman
5. Encik Mohd Rafiz bin Salji (at present)

Former Presidents

1. Mohd Salihin bin Mohd Salleh
2. Mirzuandy bin Chuchu
3. Matahati binti Mahbol
4. Mohd Ghause bin Abdul Rahman
5. Bryan Simon anak Mukri (at present)

At this moment, there is no special room available for this association. Therefore, all the association’s work is done either in the Advisor or Program Coordinator office. Like other student associations in the UiTM Sarawak, INFORMS also has its own logo which specially designed by INFORMS members such as shown below:

Not forgetting, INFORMS also has its own motto which is “We Do It With Information” which has been registered on the INFORMS constitution. INFORMS also has its own blog that can be accessed at


  1. Jadi apa lagi pelajr Informs buatlah blog tu....ala simple jer..bukanya susah nak buat blog....nanti bolehlah kita berkongsi maklumat dan pengetahuan untuk kemajuan Informs bersama.

  2. informs blog dah bertambah....alhamdulilah..anway ahli baru..terima kasih kerana menganggotai blog ini...wei..ini dah nak cuti sem tak nak buat gathering ke? Ala simple2 jer..