September 11, 2017

UPSR to continue until it is time for it to be replaced

KOTA KINABALU, Sept 11: Education Minister Datuk Seri Mahdzir Khalid said the existing Primary School Achievement Test (UPSR) would continue to be held until a time […]
September 6, 2017

UM ranked among world’s top 400 universities

KUALA LUMPUR, Sept 6: Universiti Malaya (UM) made it to the top 400 of the Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2018, a ranking of the […]
September 6, 2017

UUM receives almost 5,000 students for 2017/2018 academic year

SINTOK, Sept 6: A total of 4,957 new students including 511 international students registered for degree and dual degree courses at Universiti Utara Malaysia (UUM) for […]
August 8, 2017

Curtin University’s rise in global rankings attracts international and domestic students

MIRI, Aug 8: Many consider a university’s continual strong showing in global academic rankings a reliable indicator of the quality and status of the institution, including its […]
June 20, 2017

UM lays out plans to boost research , innovation

By : Voon Miaw Ping KUALA LUMPUR, June 20 : Universiti Malaya (UM) is undertaking steps to further strengthen its research ecosystem as part of the […]
May 31, 2017

Fair & Lovely Scholarship strives to break young women’s financial barriers

Kuala Lumpur, 31 May 2017 Fair & Lovely, for the second year now, gave away RM200,000 worth of scholarships to 40 deserving young women who are currently […]
April 14, 2017

SKKGB first school to implement punch card system in T’ganu for students

KUALA NERUS, Apr 14: SK Kompleks Gong Badak (SKKGB) here is the first school in Terengganu to use a punch card machine to solve the problem […]
April 5, 2017

Gov’t has no plan to stop sending students to UK

KUALA LUMPUR, Apr 5: The government has no plan to stop sending excellent Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) students to further their studies in the United Kingdom […]
April 5, 2017

IPTA offers 5% of places for medical courses to foreign students

NEW DELHI, Apr 5: The Malaysian government has agreed to offer five percent of the places at its public higher learning institutions (IPTA) for medical, dentistry and […]
March 28, 2017

Education Ministry studies decline in SPM performance

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 28: The Education Ministry is conducting a comprehensive study on the subjects of history, mathematics and moral education, which recorded a decline in […]
March 27, 2017

China’s 9th top university offers special grants for Indians

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 27: Xiamen University Malaysia (XMUM) is offering scholarships to Indians and Bumiputera students for foundation and degree courses for 2017 intakes. XMUM Assoc Prof […]
March 21, 2017

Jobstreet Education, Swinburne Online team up to offer 14 new courses

KUALA LUMPUR, March 21: JobStreet Education, an online education portal for working adults, has announced today its partnership with Swinburne Online. The partnership will bring the number […]
March 20, 2017

New English language learning method to be introduced

PUTRAJAYA, Mar 20:  A new English Language teaching and learning method via online, the Cambridge Accessible Tests (CATs), will be introduced with the focus on rural […]
March 17, 2017

UPSI, SEGi University sign MoU to improve quality of ECCE

IPOH, March 17: Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI) today signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with SEGi University to carry out research to improve the quality of Early […]
March 16, 2017

Irrelevant courses frozen to overcome glut of graduates in job market

KUALA LUMPUR, Mar 16: The Higher Education Ministry has undertaken various measures including freezing irrelevant and non-viable courses in overcoming the glut of graduates in the […]
March 7, 2017

Malaysians encouraged to study in Germany – Envoy

BERLIN, Mar 7: More Malaysian students should consider studying in Germany, which offers low tuition fees. Malaysian ambassador to Germany, Datuk Zulkifli Adnan said the quality […]
February 28, 2017

565 students with 4.00 CGPA in STPM 2016

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 28: A total of 565 candidates of the Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) in 2016 scored the national Cumulative Grade Points Average (CGPA) of […]
February 27, 2017

Saudi Arabia to triple scholarships for M’sian students

KUALA LUMPUR, Feb 27: The Saudi Arabian government will increase the number of scholarships for Malaysian students to study in the Kingdom next year. Head of […]