THEME: Triumph of Trio
SLOGAN: A great move creates infinite opportunities.
GACC Chess Championship is an entirely non-profitable, self-sustaining, student-run project which has been successfully organized for 22 years under the efforts of students from Tuanku Bahiyah Residential College, University of Malaya. GACC Chess Championship was well received by participants since 1996, and now, we are proud to announce that it will be held for its 23rd time in 2019.
To encourage chess as a hobby among students from primary schools to universities and colleges, especially students from University of Malaya.
To expose and train the committee members to organize and manage an internationally recognized project in a professional manner.
To promote the unique culture and heritage in Malaysia to the international participants, as well as those of each state or ethnic group to other locals.
To provide a platform for undergraduates from Malaysia and other countries to foster closer ties, as well as to provide a platform for school students to interact with those from other states in Malaysia.