Malaysian Education quagmire: Destruction of current and future human capital

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THE intersection of the education system, the burgeoning gig economy and the brain drain may seriously challenge Malaysia’s future.

With a massive brain drain already in place, as more and more students choose to join the gig economy instead of pursuing tertiary education, understanding the factors driving this disinterest in tertiary education is paramount to ensuring that the educational system remains relevant and effective in preparing individuals for the rapidly evolving landscape of the modern job market.

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