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Value of UEC beyond recognition


Striving for excellence: To ensure students can enter local public universities if they want to, many Chinese schools compel students to sit for both the national SPM examination and the UEC exam.

Striving for excellence: To ensure students can enter local public universities if they want to, many Chinese schools compel students to sit for both the national SPM examination and the UEC exam.

THE Unified Examinations Certificate (UEC) has become a hot topic of discussion after Sarawak’s Chief Minister remarked that the Federal Government was “stupid” for not recognising this qualification that has won global acceptance.

On Nov 4, Datuk Patinggi Tan Sri Adenan Satem hit out at Putrajaya’s policy of not recognising the UEC, saying this had led to a brain drain of educated Chinese and an exodus of talent to countries that recognise the qualification.

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