SWISS INNOVATION CHALLENGE 2021

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS

The innovation you proposed can be at the ideation, conceptualisation or planning phase. The innovation can be more mature in nature in that you have already worked with it before but feel that it can be developed further.

The application form including your innovation project outline of no more than 300 words must be completed in English.

At least one team member must be fluent in the English language as all communications including the admission interview (if necessary) will be conducted in English and all contents and materials of the programme will be available in English only.

COMPETITION FORMAT BY CATEGORIES

SIC OPEN
  • AGE : No Limit
  • BUSINESS OPERATION : Less Than 2 years
  • TEAM MEMBER : 2-5 Person per Project
  • SCOPE : Creative & New Venture/ New Innovation
  • FORMAT : Description of the Innovation and Business Model
  • PROTOTYPE : New Innovative Product
  • PRESENTATION : 3 Minutes Oral Q&A Session
  • JUDGING FORMAT : Product Innovation, Team Presentation, Creativity, Scalability, Commercialisation potential, Impact & Sustainability, Q&A
  • REGISTRATION FEE : RM200

 

SIC STARTUP
  • AGE : No Limit
  • BUSINESS OPERATION : Pre-Startup Stage
  • TEAM MEMBER : 2-5 Person per Project
  • SCOPE : New Innovation (Ideation or Prototype Development Phase)
  • FORMAT : Description of the Innovation and Business Model
  • PROTOTYPE : Not Required
  • PRESENTATION : 3 Minutes Oral Q&A Session
  • JUDGING FORMAT : Product Innovation, Team, Presentation, Start-up, Scalability, Commercialisation potential, Impact & Sustainability, Q&A
  • REGISTRATION FEE : RM150

 

SIC YOUTH
  • AGE : 25 years and less
  • BUSINESS OPERATION : Pre-Startup Stage
  • TEAM MEMBER : 2-5 Person per Project
  • SCOPE : New Innovation (Ideation Phase)
  • FORMAT : Description of the Innovation and Business Model
  • PROTOTYPE : Not Required
  • PRESENTATION : 3 Minutes Oral Q&A Session
  • JUDGING FORMAT : Product Innovation, Team, Presentation, Start-up, Scalability, Commercialisation potential, Impact & Sustainability, Q&A
  • REGISTRATION FEE : RM100

 

BRIEFING DOCUMENTATION

 

PAYMENT

Payment Method via Bank Transfer*

Beneficiary Bank : MAYBANK BANKING BERHAD
Amount Holder Name : UNIVERSITI MALAYSIA KELANTAN
Account Number : 553038019271
SWIFT Code (for international transactions) : MBBEMYKL
Email : bendahari@umk.edu.my
*Please write "SIC2021 FEE" in the Recipient Reference. A receipt will be given through an email. Participants can request an invoice by emailing sic2021.fkp@umk.edu.my.
 
For international transfer, we recommend the Western Union service: https://www.westernunion.com/us/en/web/send-money/start

Please send us the proof of payment/ transaction details of the payment in the “My Payment” Section of the Application form page (login is required).