IPSEF Speakers

Mien Wee Cheng

The Executive Director, Sunway International School and Director of Pre-University Studies at Sunway College

Mien has worked in the education industry in Malaysia for more than 25 years, serving in both public and private institutions. She started her career as a relief teacher in a public school in Petaling Jaya, and since then has worked as a school teacher, a college lecturer, facilitator of professional development programmes, and education manager for many years. Her experience and contributions in the private education sector ranges from developing and facilitating professional development workshops, to delivering international pre-university programmes, and planning and administration of international schools. Currently, Mien Cheng is the Executive Director of Sunway International School, and Director of Pre-University Studies at Sunway College.

Mien completed her B.Sc.Ed. (Hons) and M.Ed. (Planning & Administration) qualifications at the University of Malaya, and a M.A. (Work Based Learning) degree from Middlesex University, UK. She has also attended the Executive Development Programme (EDP) at The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, USA. Her current academic and research interests are in the areas of globalisation of education and internationalisation of curriculum.

Mien is married, has two grown up daughters, and enjoys working with people who are interested in promoting international education and lifelong learning.