In order to maintain academic integrity, adhere to strategic aims and uphold standards, TMC has set up structures to monitor and review academic processes and developments as well as to implement reform.
This includes an Academic Board and an Examination Board, plus standing and ad hoc committees tasked with curriculum design and development, library administration, course and assessment review and assessment appeal.
The Academic Board was established by the Board of Directors as the body within TMC Academy with the authority to develop, establish and review the policies and procedures pertaining to the courses offered by the Academy. The role of the Board shall not be limited to overseeing existing courses but shall also include the development of new courses and other academic developments that will further the academic status of the Academy.
THE ACADEMIC BOARD MEMBERS ARE:
- Associate Professor Dr Foo Chek Fok (Chair)
- Ms. Lee Soy Mei, Esther
- Mr. Kendrick Tan Cheng Kang
- Mr. Raymond Loh Chee Yen
- Dr. Ang Chin Siang, Austin
- Mr. Mohd Razif Bin Ali
- Ms. Malgorzata Maria Kucmierczyk
- Mr. Ashok Kumar S/O Kottasamy
- Mr. Chua Zhao Wen Gabriel
Associate Professor Dr Foo Chek Fok (Chair)
Dr Foo Chek Fok has held various positions in academic fields during his experience of more than 30 years in the industry. He has served as Director of Undergraduate Education as well as Registrar and Vice-President of Academic Services in National Technology (Singapore).
Ms. Lee Soy Mei, Esther
Ms. Esther Lee was the co-founder and Academic Director of TEG International College. She holds a Master of Arts in Education and a post graduate certificate in TEFL, Teaching English as a Foreign Language.
Mr. Kendrick Tan Cheng Kang
Mr. Kendrick Tan joined TMC as Chief Operating Officer in June 2021. Prior to joining, Kendrick has served in various capacities in institutions such as MDIS, JCU Singapore, PSB Academy and Informatics Education. Kendrick graduated with an BEng and MBA from Nanyang Technological University.
Mr. Raymond Loh Chee Yen
Mr. Raymond Loh Chee Yen is the Academic Director of TMC Academy. Mr. Loh holds a Masters of Science (International Marketing), University of Strathclyde, and Specialist Diploma in Applied Learning and Teaching (Republic Polytechnic). He is pursuing his Ph.D (Education) from Liverpool John Moores University, UK.
Dr. Ang Chin-Siang, Austin
Dr. Ang Chin-Siang received both his bachelor degree in Human Development and Information Technology and PhD degree in Developmental Psychology from the Putra University Malaysia in 2010 and 2014, respectively. Prior to joining TMC Academy, he served as an Assistant Professor as well as the head of department for School of Psychology at UCSI University, Malaysia.
Mr. Mohd Razif Bin Ali
Mr. Razif has obtained a Bachelor Degree in Computing (System Development) and has been in IT training for more than 29 years.
He is the Principal Lecturer of the School of Engineering, Computing and Media where he is involved in teaching various IT and Mass Communication modules from Diploma to the Undergraduate level
Ms. Malgorzata Maria Kucmierczyk
Ms. Malgorzata received her Master’s in Tourism and Leisure from University of Physical Education in Cracow. She has held various positions within industry in both hospitality and education.
Mr. Ashok Kumar S/O Kottasamy
Mr. K. Ashok Kumar graduated with a Bachelor in Business Administration degree from National University of Singapore. He holds a Chartered Accountant (Singapore) qualification and ACCA certification together with a Specialist Diploma. Prior to joining TMC Academy, he held managerial experience in Finance and Company Accounts portfolios for more than 10 years.
Mr. Chua Zhao Wen Gabriel
Mr. Chua Zhao Wen Gabriel is the Head of TMC College. Mr. Chua completed his Bachelor of Arts (Geography) Degree, minoring in English Linguistics at the National University of Singapore before undergoing training at the National Institute of Education.