Prestariang to provide platform for PTPTN's empoyability programme

  • Corporate News
  • Thursday, 08 Mar 2018

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KUALA LUMPUR: Prestariang Bhd is collaborating with Perbadanan Tabudn Pendidikan Tinggi Nasional (PTPTN) to manage student engagement and employability. 

In a filing with the stock exchange, Prestariang said the partnership will relate specifically to the management of digital ID, student borrowers engagement and related services.

"Phase 1 of the collaboration will be through a pilot borrowers’ employability programme called 'JobMatching PTPTN' targeted at upskilling current PTPTN borrowers to the job market through a 'Place and Train' model," it said.  

The training will utilise EduCloud, an integrated Education Platform owned by Prestariang as the digital talent platform to assist PTPTN in engaging their student borrowers and other stakeholders.

 According to the terms of the memorandum of understanding (MoU), the parties will set out the possible framework, working relationship, directions, work plan and/or future commitments in relation to the collaboration.   

"The Board of Directors of Prestariang is of the opinion that the MoU will have a positive impact on the business of Prestariang, in particular to the promotion and implementation of EduCloud and of the best interest of Prestariang Group," it said.

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