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 […]
February 17, 2017

No new sponsorship offers for studies in Egypt

PUTRAJAYA, Feb 17: The Higher Education Ministry is not giving new scholarships for local students intending to further their studies in Egypt as the situation in […]
February 8, 2017

Malaysian-funded girls school opens in Sudan

KHARTOUM, Feb 9: The US$300,000 Malaysian-funded Al-Sayida Khadija Thanawi (Al-Banat) Secondary School for Girls, located at Doroshob, north of the Sudanese capital Khartoum, celebrated its official […]
February 7, 2017

New campus for TAR University College in Sabah to be ready in 2019

KOTA KINABALU, Feb 7: Construction of the new campus for Kolej Universiti Tunku Abdul Rahman (TAR) Sabah, on a 2.42-hectare site in Alamesra, near here, is […]
January 22, 2017

I will pursue Adenan’s English policy – Abang Johari

KUCHING, Jan 22: Chief Minister Datuk Amar Abang Johari Tun Openg said he will continue the late Tan Sri Adenan Satem’s policy to make English as […]
January 16, 2017

20 pct of SJKCs heading towards digital school status

SITIAWAN, Jan 16: About 20 per cent of 1,298 Chinese National Type Schools (SJKC) are heading towards becoming digital schools, according to Deputy Education Minister Datuk […]
January 10, 2017

Education Ministry to be restructured to give more power to JPN, PPD

PUTRAJAYA, Jan 10: The Education Ministry will be restructured to give more authority to the State Education Departments (JPN) and District Education Offices (PPD) in making […]
January 9, 2017

Education is something that we should never compromise – Chandrakumanan 

KUALA LUMPUR, Jan 9: National Public Complaints and Welfare Service Centre (PAR) chairman Datuk A. Chandrakumanan welcomed the decision made by Kedah State instructing schools to accept […]
December 23, 2016

India offers scholarships for Malaysian students

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 23: Meritorious Malaysian students interested in pursuing Bachelor, Master, Ph.D, or Dance and Music courses in India may apply for one of the […]
December 19, 2016

Grand celebration for 2016 World Arabic Language Day in M’sia

BANGI, Dec 19: The 2016 World Arabic Language Day (WALD 2016) was celebrated on a grand scale here from Dec 16 to 18 with various activities held such […]
December 15, 2016

158 Tamil schools in Malaysia are government-owned    

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 15: A total of 158 out of 524 Tamil schools (SJKT) in the country are owned by the government, said Deputy Education Minister […]
December 8, 2016

80 pct of polytechnic graduates secure jobs    

ARAU, Dec 8: Eighty per cent of polytechnic students have landed jobs after completing their studies, said Polytechnic Education Department director (Professional Excellence), Dr Mohammad Naim […]
November 28, 2016

Teachers told to assure parents on accepting education system change    

GEORGE TOWN, Nov 28: Teachers have to improve additional skills such as effective communications to assure parents of accepting changes in the country’s education system. Education […]
November 28, 2016

Empower ECER: 73 pupils obtain 5As in 2016 UPSR    

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 28: A total of 73 pupils scored 5As or more in the 2016 Ujian Pencapaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) under the Empower East Coast […]
November 21, 2016

194 dilapidated Sarawak rural schools to be upgraded next year

KUCHING, Nov 21: Some 194 dilapidated rural schools in the state will be upgraded and maintained by the federal government next year. Chief Minister Tan Sri […]
November 17, 2016

Hard work pays off for S’gor UPSR top student Aathiran

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17: Hardwork and smartwork is what fuelled Aathiran Balakrishnan’s success in this year’s Ujian Penilaian Sekolah Rendah (UPSR) as he obtained 8 straight […]
November 17, 2016

M’sia has among strongest vision in education planning in Asia Pacific – Microsoft

KUALA LUMPUR, Nov 17: Malaysia has among the strongest vision in education planning in Asia Pacific region, said Microsoft Education director for Asia Pacific, Don Carlson. He […]