Dear members, friends and visitors,

It has been quite a while since there has been any new posts at this blogsite and we truly apologize for its lack of updates. The Facebook site at has now been the social media point for updates so please head over there and share your comments, opinions, thoughts and complaints.

The U3A KL and Selangor committee is proud to announce that its first branch is underway in Bandar Utama and the effort is spearheaded by Mr. Peter Chong and his pro-tem committee team members as follows:

President: Mr. Peter Chong Fook Meng
Deputy President: Mr. Albert Teh Kay Kheng
Secretary: Ms. Susan Teh Sok Lan
Deputy Secretary: Ms. Cheng Yap Phoa
Treasury: Mr. Ng Kwai Ching
Ordinary Committee Members: Mr. Andy Ooi Boon Hwan, Mr. Ahmad Fahmi

In line with the new developments, the U3A Malaysia blogsite will focus on its core role to collate and compile documentation on the U3A program in Malaysia while members and interested visitors can head to the Facebook site for updates and open interaction. We are also in the lookout for new webmasters to assist in managing this WordPress blog. Please email Mr. Chai at if you are interested to volunteer your time and effort.

Click the link below for NTV7’s news coverage on the soft launch and interview with Prof-tem President, Mr. Peter Chong.


Dear all,

Congratulations to all the U3A members for another great year of fun and learning. As usual, Lily and her team have updated the U3A Facebook page with great pictures and do give them a buzz at

We will upload the 2014 photo album here soon and I welcome any photo submissions to Please find enclosed the softcopy of the program book last Saturday.

Final Program Book 2014

Thanks to our friends from the media the blogsite is getting extraordinary hits since Monday. To our new friends, please feel free to peruse the blogsite for information on past activities. You can fill out the online membership form so that Mr. Tang can get in touch with you for our schedule next year.

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Best regards,

Chai Sen Tyng
Research Officer
Institute of Gerontology, UPM
on behalf of U3A KL & Selangor

Dear U3A members,

The Public Service Department (PSD) is organizing a two-day carnival for retirees at the Malaysia Agro Exposition Park (Hall D) and all U3A members are cordially invited to the public event. The University of the Third Age has a booth set-up for the entire duration of the event and we look forward to your active participation.

Please refer to the poster below for more details.

Best regards,

Chai Sen Tyng
Research Officer
Institute of Gerontology, UPM



Dear members and friends,

It has been a while since there is any update in this blog but the latest information and activities of the U3A Malaysia program is available at our Facebook page (

The 2nd semester for 2014 is scheduled to begin from 8 September till 12 December and the Orientation Day for U3A members is as follows:

Time: 9 am – 1 pm
Date: 30 August 2014
Venue: Dewan Kuliah Utama (DKU), Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences, UPM, Serdang

Please find enclosed the invitation letter posted to members and a map for your kind perusal. Please confirm your attendance with Nurul (013-761 5916) or Tang (012-330 0819) so that we can prepare enough forms, handouts and lunch for everyone. Thank you.


Please download the pdf file below for the shared course list and schedule for Semester 2, 2014. As usual, any further changes will be notified.

U3A Course List S2 2014 v2.0
U3A Course Schedule S2 2014 v2.0

Best regards,

Chai Sen Tyng
Research Officer
Institute of Gerontology, UPM

On behalf of U3A KL & Selangor

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U3A AGM venue


Please note the change in venue to DEWAN KULIAH 3, Faculty of Medicine & Health Sciences, UPM. There is no registration fee, but you need to confirm your attendance with Mr Tang Muk Sing at 012-330 0819. Lunch is provided, so make sure you confirm your attendance. For updates and other announcements, do visit our U3A Facebook page.


Calling all U3A members who have attended classes for courses this year (2013). We are updating your postal addresses and would appreciate it if you could confirm your current postal address. This is to ensure that you receive our invitation card to the Graduation Ceremony. Thanks!

Universiti Era Ketiga, Malaysia

The University of the Third Age, Malaysia is a program under the "Lifelong Learning for Older Malaysians" project started by Prof. Dr. Tengku Aizan Hamid, Director, Institute of Gerontology, Universiti Putra Malaysia. The project was jointly supported by the Government of Malaysia and the United Nations Population Fund. In 2010, U3A Kuala Lumpur and Selangor was officially registered with the ROS by members of the program.

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Important Dates

AGM & Orientation Day, S1 2015 -
7 March 2915

Semester 1 (14 weeks) -
12 Mac - 14 June 2015

Orientation Day, S2 2015
8 August 2015

Semester 2 (14 weeks) -
17 August - 22 Nov 2015

Certificate Presentation Ceremony & Open Day -
tba December 2015

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Universiti of the Third Age Malaysia
c/o Institute of Gerontology
Universiti Putra Malaysia
43400 UPM Serdang
Selangor, Malaysia
Tel.: 012-3300819 (Mr. Tang)
Fax: 03-89472744 / 2738