The National Education System
Malaysia's higher education institutions (i.e. public universities, private higher educational institutions, polytechnics and community colleges) housed more than a million students in 2011, of which about 93,000 were international students from more than 100 countries.
March 16, 2015 | Higher Education in Malaysia, The National Education System
Children in Malaysia begin their education as early as at the age of four at pre-schools although this is not compulsory. Primary education starts when the child reaches the age of six on the first day of January of the current school year. Presently...Source: Study in Malaysia Handbook 9th Ed. - Chapter 1
March 14, 2015 | Higher Education in Malaysia, The National Education System
A Snapshot of Higher Education Institutions in Malaysia The higher education sector is responsible for the operation of higher education institutions (HEIs) in Malaysia and is under the jurisdiction of the Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE). The ed...Source: Education Guide Malaysia 13th Ed. - Chapter 2
February 11, 2015 | The National Education System
The list below provides a quick reference for students in comparing the academic qualification from their country of origin to that of Malaysia. The list is by no means exhaustive. For more information, please visit the website of national quality ag...Source: Study in Malaysia Handbook 6th Ed. - Appendix C