Malaysian higher education - the scenario and the challenges ahead
Ms Ng, Jennifer Glok Hong (Principal investigator)
Ms Ho Yoot Kwai (Co-Investigator)
Other Funding Scheme
To study the roles and inter-play of the providers of higher education in Malaysia. It briefly traces the development of public and private education, in particular the emergence of the latter in the recent decades. The issues and challenges that have emanated from the rapid economic growth in recent years as well as the government's increasing awareness of the complementary role of private education are explored. To examine the benefits of rapid investment in higher education, against the need for an integrated human resource development by both the public and private providers.