Mitigating Manual Final Year Project (FYP) Management to Be Centralized Electronically

  • Noryusliza Abdullah
  • Shahril Nazim Mohamed Salleh
  • Hairulnizam Mahdin
  • Rozanawati Darman
  • Basil David Daniel
  • Ely Salwana Mat Surin
Conference paper
Part of the Advances in Intelligent Systems and Computing book series (AISC, volume 700)

Abstract

Academic structure for bachelor degree in Malaysia universities consists of Final Year Project (FYP). Unfortunately, the management of the FYP is implemented manually or not fully utilizing an integrated computer system. It results in slower implementation of the FYP and inaccurate marks for the project’s evaluation. This article proposes a new approach for solving the above stated problems named FYP Management System. The approach is tested using real dataset of University Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia’s (UTHM) students and lecturers. As a user satisfaction measure, 92.3% users have acknowledge FYP Management System has assisted them in managing student’s project while 95.6% users have recognized this approach has accelerated FYP grading process.

Keywords

Final Year Project (FYP) Project management system effectiveness 

Notes

Acknowledgements

This work is supported by Tier 1 Grant, Vote Number U897, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn Malaysia (UTHM).

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Noryusliza Abdullah
    • 1
  • Shahril Nazim Mohamed Salleh
    • 2
  • Hairulnizam Mahdin
    • 1
  • Rozanawati Darman
    • 1
  • Basil David Daniel
    • 3
  • Ely Salwana Mat Surin
    • 4
  1. 1.Faculty of Computer Science and Information TechnologyUniversiti Tun Hussein Onn MalaysiaParit Raja, Batu PahatMalaysia
  2. 2.Information Technology Centre, Universiti Tun Hussein Onn MalaysiaParit Raja, Batu PahatMalaysia
  3. 3.Faculty of Civil and Environmental EngineeringUniversiti Tun Hussein Onn MalaysiaParit Raja, Batu PahatMalaysia
  4. 4.Institute of Visual InformaticsUniversity Kebangsaan MalaysiaBangiMalaysia

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