Founded in 2009, King’s College London Alumni Malaysia is currently chaired by YBhg Tan Sri Dr Augustine Ong. KCLAM has over 1,300 members with a growing database of 500+ distinguished alumni, who have gone on to become industry captains, politicians and notable thought leaders. The association organises regular gatherings for its alumni and friends. Two years after it’s first chapter of the biennial The King’s Discourse in 2014, KCLAM organises this year’s symposium in collaboration with Columbia University.
King’s College London was established in 1829 and is the 4th oldest university in England. King’s is ranked Top 20 Global Universities and a 5-star university according to the QS World University Rankings, with just under 26,000 students across all five campuses and about 8000 are international students from over 150 countries. Research-led and based in the heart of London, King’s has a distinguished reputation in the humanities, law, the science, social sciences and international affairs.