Creating a Home Away from Home

Travelling to a country more than 10 hours away from Malaysia for studies is not easy. One has to leave behind not only the comforts of home but also close family members and friends, while at the same time, dealing with the fear of being alone in a foreign place.   Read more

25 July 2017

Creating career pathways with TVET

Speaking at the 9th ASEAN Education Ministers Meeting, held in Malaysia on 24 May, Tim Fowler, New Zealand Tertiary Education Commission Chief Executive, commented that Technical Vocational Education and Training (TVET) is imperative and absolutely critical to ASEAN’s economic... Read more

21 July 2017

Glacier Internship Forces Her out of Comfort Zone

Comfort is the enemy of achievement –​ that was the key takeaway Nur Aliya Fariha had from her nine-month internship with the Franz Josef Glacier Guides and Glacier Hot Pools’ Customer Service teams in New Zealand. Read more

11 July 2017

New Zealand – A World-class Education Destination

Mention New Zealand, and typically most people will conjure up images of the country’s rolling green hills or immediately link it to The Lord of the Rings’ Middle Earth. However, in recent years, New Zealand has become an increasingly popular destination for students from arou... Read more

21 June 2017

Prepare Financially Before you Study Abroad

Planning to live and study overseas has always been a popular route for many students. However, there are challenges to be faced especially when it boils down to financing your stay in another country. Wherever you plan to settle down, it is always wise to prepare financially ... Read more

02 June 2017

Facon Fair Lands in Johor Bahru

Here's a chance for students in Johor and Singapore to take part in the biggest education fair in the country from 11-12 March! Read more

08 March 2017

Government to Study UEC Recognition

Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid  Hamidi promised  to conduct in-depth  study on the recognition of Unified Examination Certificate (UEC).  Read more

06 February 2017

Issuing of Foreign Student Visa to Pick Up Speed

Malaysian Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Dr Ahmad Zahid Hamidi confirmed that foreign student visas will be issued faster this time around.   Read more

26 January 2017

Malaysian universities continue to make progress in THE Top 100 BRICS & Emerging Economies Rankings 2017

Outperforming itself once again, 2016 has been quite a year for Malaysia’s universities, having seen a massive improvement in the QS World Rankings, as well as in the newly released Times Higher Education. Read more

02 December 2016

10 “Belt and Road” Malaysian students to receive Hong Kong scholarships

Following up on the signing of the Memorandum of Understanding between the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR) and Malaysia in 2015 concerning education co-operation between the two governments, Hong Kong’s Secretary for Education confirmed the scholarship while re... Read more

01 December 2016