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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 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

Jemputan Hari Orientasi U3A S22014







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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.


We hope you had a great time at the carnival on Saturday 19 Oct. Look out for our album of carnival photos to be posted soon on U3A facebook page and here on our gallery page.


What are you doing this National Day? Selamat bercuti dan menyambut Hari Kebangsaan yang ke-56!

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Salam Aidilfitri dan Selamat Hari Raya Puasa kepada semua penunjukajar dan ahli-ahli U3A KL & Selangor yang beragama Islam.

Untuk makluman, kursus-kursus U3A akan bersambung selepas cuti hari raya dan jadual waktu terkini akan dimuatkan dalam laman blog ini minggu depan.


Chai Sen Tyng
Pegawai Penyelidik
Institut Gerontologi

Dear all,

With the closing of early registration on the 10th of May, we have received 147 course registration forms. The following courses are full and therefore will not accept any new registrations:

1. EXE102b Swimming (18 pax)
2. EXE108a Fitness Yoga (17 pax)
3. EXE110 Wellness Medical Qi Gong (29 pax)
4. SNG103 Vocal Training (39 pax)
5. ART107 Acrylic / Oil painting (22 pax)
6. ART116 Chinese Painting (21 pax)
7. BAKE102 Pastry Basics (33 pax)
8. ICT210 Blogs & Social Networking (24 pax)

9. PHT201 Intermediate Digital Photography (25 pax)

Limited places are still available for HEA105 Healthy Cooking, DNC102 Western Social Dance, and ART104 Handicraft. Other courses are still open for registration until further notice.

Classes will commence tomorrow (Thursday) for EXE110 Wellness Medical Qi Gong as scheduled (please gather at IG’s Seminar Room), while JPN101 Basic Japanese and COK102 Malaysian Home Cooking are postponed due to delays in instructor and venue availability. All registered members/participants will receive updates and notifications via sms or telephone calls.

Best regards,
Chai Sen Tyng
Research Officer

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