Founder and President of Limkokwing University of Creative Technology Worldwide, Professor Emeritus Tan Sri Dr Limkokwing has been bestowed with the title; Lord Limkokwing of Holton, UK.
This title is to honour his decade’s long advocacy of fusing the best talents of education, industry and peace-building to change the world.
Lord Limkokwing has been instrumental in changing the British and worldwide perception of Malaysian education and initiated closer collaborations with the Commonwealth and the United Nations where he has paved the way for Malaysia to play a significant role.
He is Chair of the Advisory Board; United Nations Global Compact, Malaysia. The Asia Pacific CSR Council awarded him the honour of Father of Responsible Innovation & Creative Education.
He is a member of The World Federation of UN Friends and was also awarded the Salver of Honour by the World Federation of Friends of the United Nations.
His lifelong journey empowering people and nations was paid fitting tribute when he received the Commonwealth Champions Award and is only the eighth recipient of this prestigious award in the history of the Commonwealth.
More the 30,000 students study at Limkokwing University’s 12 campuses in Asia, Africa and Europe.
Its main campus in KL’s tech-city, Cyberjaya alone holds close to 10,000 students, 80% of them from foreign countries and is the nation’s groundbreaking University with unrivalled emphasis upon innovation and creativity.
The University has changed the tertiary education landscape not only in Botswana but in every country the University has established itself.