About The MAAC
Vision and Missions

The vision of The MAAC is to be a prestigious, influential and respectable national organisation of Malaysia alumni associations of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning.

The Missions of The MAAC are as follows:

Alumni Relations

  • To protect, represent and advance the interests of Malaysian alumni associations of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning, and also the interest of Malaysian graduates of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning;
  • To promote and foster coordination, integration and networking amongst Malaysian alumni associations of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning, and also amongst Malaysian graduates of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning;
  • To support and facilitate the establishment of new Malaysian alumni associations of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning, and also to support and enhance the activities of the existing Malaysian alumni associations of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning; and
  • To support and facilitate the alumni associations of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning in their promotion of the role and relevance of the said alumni associations in respect of their grassroots.

Bilateral Relations

  • To promote and foster bilateral relations between universities and institutions of higher learning, alumni associations, graduates and other relevant entities of Malaysia and Australia, in the areas of education, culture, commerce, industry, investment, scientific research, training, and any other areas as may be further identified by The MAAC from time to time; and
  • To promote and foster relations between on the one hand, Malaysian alumni associations of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning, and Malaysian graduates of Australian universities and institutions of higher learning, and on the other, alumni associations of universities and institutions of higher learning in Malaysia and of other countries and graduates of universities and institutions of higher learning in Malaysia and of other countries.

Education and Welfare

  • Organiser of The Malaysia Australia Colombo Plan Commemoration (MACC) Scholarships – contributing towards the development of education in both Malaysia and Australia;
  • To contribute towards the development of education and any other relevant areas as may be further identified by The MAAC from time to time; and
  • To contribute towards the development of a caring and other positive manifestations of the Malaysian society and nation through community, charitable and any other initiatives as may be further identified by The MAAC from time to time.

General

  • To raise and administer funds, through fund raising, business and any other activities as may be identified by The MAAC from time to time, to support the activities and initiatives of The MAAC.
  • To undertake and implement in such manner as it deems fit, such other matters not inconsistent with the above Missions as may be further identified by The MAAC from time to time.