Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT) is currently organizing World Oceans Week (WOW) 2017 UMT, in conjunction with World Oceans Day on 8 June.WOW 2017 UMT consists of 34 high impact marine awareness programmes and activities starting from March until July 2017.
One of the main highlights during WOW 2017 UMT is the Choral Speaking Competition which involved 65 schools from the Fully Residential Schools in Malaysia. A total of 8 schools had competed in the grand finale on 6 May 2017 at UMT. With the theme "Our Oceans, Our Future", students had shown their creativity with their performance. Marine biodiversity issues, water pollutions, extinction of marine endangered species, steps to overcome those problems; were the topics highlighted in their choral speaking performances.
Main objective WOW 2017 UMT :