X Close


More Education Stories

  • Filter by
Equator College is celebrating 30 years of excellence this year.

New business course

20 January 2017

AS one of the top creative colleges in the country since 1987, Equator College is recognised for training and producing highly sought after, principled and holistic graduates.

For the future: Dr Wee (centre) launching the ‘Sin Chew Daily’ Education Fund 2017 for needy students at the Chinese daily’s headquarters. Looking on is (from left) Tunku Abdul Rahman University College president Datuk Dr Tan Chik Heok, Media Chinese International Limited Multimedia Sdn Bhd CEO Keu Tien Siong, Sin Chew Daily CEO Koo Cheng and Sin Chew Daily Education Fund selection panel head Koong Lin Loong.

Dr Wee: Pay PTPTN loans today for students of tomorrow

20 January 2017

PETALING JAYA: Defaulters of National Higher Education Fund Corporation (PTPTN) study loans have been urged to repay their loans for the benefit of future students.

Students in class Form Two Charismatic and Optimistic of SMK Convent Klang, Selangor, have fun with te first issue of the NiE pullout for 2017. Pullouts in hand, they pose for the camera with their English teacher Renuka Viswanathan (in red).

NiE pullout always offers more to learn

18 January 2017

KLANG: The much-anticipated Newspaper-in-Education (NiE) pullout is making a significant difference during English lessons at SMK Convent Klang.

Siti Hamisah is new Higher Education D-G

18 January 2017

PETALING JAYA: Datin Dr Siti Hamisah Tapsir (pic) is the new Higher Education Ministry director-general.

Do you know ... that Malaysia will be an ageing nation by 2035?

17 January 2017

By 2020, about 10% of Malaysians are projected to be aged 60 and above.

Eager to learn: Pupils of Year Six Maju of SK Puteri Pandan 1 poring over the first issue of ‘Step Up’ for this year as Noor Selina supervises them.

Tips on how to think outside the box

17 January 2017

KUALA LUMPUR: It wasn’t a counselling session or psychology lesson but pupils of Year Six Maju of SK Puteri Pandan 1 here have to delve deep into their emotions during their English class as they scrutinised a photograph of an emotional child.

Mahdzir delivers his new year message to ministry staff.

Changes to state, district offices

17 January 2017

Minimising the workload of teachers, implementation of a new secondary curriculum and a revised one for primary schools are among the changes announced in the Education Ministry’s new year message.

Write it right

15 January 2017

The Star’s Newspaper-in-Education (NiE) pullout is looking for Form Six and pre-university students to contribute essays to our Earn Your Band 6 column.

Seeking and securing study funds

15 January 2017

YOU can’t pursue higher education if you don’t have the funds for it. And this is exactly what drove thousands of school-leavers to hunt down the best scholarships available at the Star Education Fair 2017.

The China Pavilion featuring six Chinese tertiary institutions had its fair share of visitors and prospective students.

China, the new kid on the block

15 January 2017

WAN Amir Akram Datuk Zainal Abidin and Elly Jasmin Aminuddin made a beeline towards the fair’s China Pavilion as soon as the doors opened

  • Page 1 of 16

Go to page:


Powered by