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Luwita Hana Randhawa

educate@thestar.com.my

Recent and archived articles by Luwita Hana Randhawa

3 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

STPM performance continues to improve under new format

KUALA LUMPUR: The percentage of candidates who scored a perfect 4.0 cumulative grade point average (CGPA) in Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) 2014 has increased.

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2 Mar 2015 | 6:01 PM

Free replacements for STPM, MUET certs lost or damaged in floods

SELAYANG: Flood victims with lost or damaged Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) or Malaysian University English Test (MUET) certificates or result statements can apply for a replacement copy free of charge.

2 Mar 2015 | 2:27 PM

STPM results 2014: Percentage of students scoring perfect CGPAs increase

SELAYANG: The percentage of students scoring a perfect Cumulative Grade Point Average (CGPA) for their Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM) has increased.

1 Mar 2015 | 7:00 AM

Approval for finance course

THE University of Nottingham Malaysia Campus (UNMC) has become the first British university in the world to receive full programme accreditation by the Finance Accreditation Agency (FAA) for its Master’s in Finance and Investment.

Quality assured: Prof Ennew and Dr Amat with FAAs Certificate of Accrediation for UNMCs MSc (Finance and Investment) programme.
15 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Off to a flying start

Paying attention to detail and deeming if a plane is fit to fly, makes an aircraft maintenance engineer’s job so crucial to the aviation industry.

Above ground: Virender Singh (left) conducting a lesson at Nilai University’s hangar.
15 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Still ahead with pre-u courses

Every year, students from Taylor’s College gain entry into some of the top 200 universities in the world.

Developing skills: Beyond preparing students for university, the college aims to educate young Malaysians to take their place as leaders in the global community, says Lim.
8 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Boost for BM and institute

An upgrade is in store for the Institut Pendidikan Guru Kampus Bahasa Melayu (IPGKBM) in Lembah Pantai, which will be turned into the

Impressive: Muhyiddin Yassin (second from left) looks at a model of the institute and its new phases. Looking on are Deputy Education MInister Datuk Mary Yap (left) and Datin Siti Hanifah.
1 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Rotan rules are ‘old school’

KUALA LUMPUR: The Education Ministry’s guidelines on school caning, which date back to 1959, should be revised to reflect changes that have taken place since then, said the National Union of the Teaching Profession (NUTP).

1 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Smart and connected

XIAMEN’S University Malaysia Campus (XMUMC) is on its way to becoming a full-fledged smart campus.

Signed deal: With high bandwith networks, students will be more engaged in their varsity courses and activities. (From left) Zhu, Wang, Liu, Gao Wei and David Wei, after the ceremony.
1 Feb 2015 | 7:00 AM

Unimas heads west

UNIVERSITI Malaysia Sarawak (Unimas) is making the jump across the South China Sea and opening a campus in the peninsula.

A bright future: (From left) Lee, Kim Yew, Dr Solhi and Prof Mohamad Kadim at the ceremony.