Malaysian Education Promotion Offices in Overseas
by StudyMalaysia.com on April 20, 2011 | Other Government Agencies
The Ministry of Higher Education has established 4 Malaysia Education Promotion Centres (MEPCs) overseas for the purpose of promoting Malaysian Education overseas. These offices also serve as resource and counselling centres for students and parents. This is part and parcel of the Government's effort to make Malaysia a centre of educational excellence in this region and to enhance the competitiveness of the Malaysian Higher educational Institutions.
The four MEPCs are as below :
MEPC United Arab Emirates , DUBAIThe MEPC Dubai was set up to promote Malaysian Education in the Middle East and North Africa. It started operating from April 2004. The centre in Dubai provides services to students and parents of many countries in the Middle East and North Africa, like the United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Oman, Kuwait, Qatar, Yemen, Jordan, Lebanon, Egypt, Algeria, Morocco and Somalia to name but a few.
Malaysia Education Promotion
Centre in Dubai, UAE
Consulate General of Malaysia
Floor No. 2, Office No. 212
A1 Safeena Building, Near Lamcy Plaza
Zabeel Road, P.O. Box 114140
Dubai United Arab Emirates
Tel: 00-9714-337 1007
Fax: 00-9714-337 1008
MEPC Indonesia, JAKARTAThe MEPC Indonesia was established on 15 October 2003. The task of the MEPC is to promote Malaysian education throughout Indonesia. MEPC aims to give confidence to Indonesian students who are eyeing Malaysia as a place to further their studies, by assuring them of quality tertiary education in Malaysia. Indonesian students make up the second largest international student population in Malaysia.
Malaysia Education Promotion Centre
in Indonesia, Embassy of Malaysia
Education Promotion Sector
Wisma Kodel, Lantai Dasar
Jalan H.R. Rasuna Said, Kuningan Kav. B-4
Jakarta 12920, Indonesia
Tel: 00-62-21-522 2270
Fax: 00-62-21-252 4548
MEPC Vietnam, HO CHI MINH CITYMEPC Vietnam is located in Ho Chi Minh City. Besides the main objective to disseminate information on educational opportunities in Malaysia, the Ho Chi Minh City MEPC located in the Consulate General of Malaysia also acts as a reference centre for students and parents on the choice of institutions and courses of studies in Malaysia. This centre was officially launched by the Honourable Minister of Higher Education Malaysia Y.B. Dato' Dr. Haji Shafie bin Hj. Mohd. Salleh on 11th April 2005.
The MEPC in Vietnam serves as a regional centre for the surrounding nations and endeavours to extensively promote Malaysian education with its many programmes and activities.
Malaysia Education Promotion Centre
in Vietnam, Consulate General of Malaysia
207B, Hoang Van Thu Street
Ward 8, Phu Nhuan Bist
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Tel: 00-848-99776 181
Fax: 00-848-99776 184
MEPC China, BEIJINGThe Malaysia Education Promotion Centre (MEPC) in China is located in the Malaysian Embassy in Beijing and will move to its own premises by end of this year. This Beijing MEPC started its operation in November 2003 as a regional centre in promoting Malaysian education throughout China, Hong Kong, Russia and South Korea.
Since China's residents form the biggest international student population in Malaysia, one of the jobs of this office is to assist the parents of existing students in Malaysia as well as to provide accurate information to prospective Chinese students who intend to study in Malaysia by assuring them of the quality tertiary education in Malaysia and the commitment of the Malaysian Government.
MEPC also provides support to Malaysia's educational institutions which want to penetrate into China's student market.
Malaysia Education Promotion Centre in China, Embassy of Malaysia
Unit 1503, Tower 1, Beijing Landmark Towers
8, North Dongsanhuan
Chaoyang District, Beijing 10004
People¡¦s Republic of China
Tel: 00-8610-6590 0722
Fax: 00-8610-6590 0721
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