KUALA NERUS, Dec 29  -- The Malaysian higher education system, which is of international stature, is often used an an example and guide by many nations of the world.

KUALA LUMPUR, Dec 25 -- Beginning next year, Universiti Pendidikan Sultan Idris (UPSI) will revive the use of the Jawi script at its two campuses - the Sultan Azlan Shah Campus in Proton City and the Sultan Abdul Jalil Shah Campus - in an effort to elevate the writing as a national heritage. 

NILAI, Dec 25 -- University Putra Malaysia (UPM) Research Management Centre director Prof Dr Mohammad Hamiruce Marhaban has been appointed as the new Deputy Vice-Chancellor (Research and Innovation) of Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM).

By Zalina Maizan Ngah

KUALA TERENGGANU, Dec 24 -- Starting with whispers on the grapevine, the merger  between Universiti Malaysia Terengganu (UMT) and Universiti Sultan Zainal Abidin (UniSZA) erupted to be a hot topic  in Terengganu throughout 2019.

BUTTERWORTH, Dec 24 -- National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) expects a competitive dividend distribution for National Education Savings Scheme (SSPN) this year.

KUANTAN, Dec 22 -- The Taqwa Foundation of the Federal Territories Islamic Religious Council (MAIWP) has allocated RM2.33 million from the council’s tithe collection to provide school assistance to 14,000 students including non-Muslims through its ‘Jom ke Sekolah’ programme.

SEREMBAN, Dec 21 -- The SPARK camp programme, an initiative pioneered by ECM Libra Foundation, has succeeded in boosting self-confidence in youth to work and interact with different individuals while appreciating the value of diversity and harmony.