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  • Capital Kuala Lumpur
  • Official Languages Malay
  • Population 29.6 million
  • International tertiary students 63,530 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 17,001
  • Australian share (percentage) 27 percent

Malaysia education market profile

News and opportunities

Oil and gas forum highlights technical skills shortage in MalaysiaMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, January 27, 2015Updates | Schools | Vocational Education and Training (VET)
The Global Oil and Gas Workforce Development Forum in December highlighted the growing shortage of skilled workers in the sector, and opportunities for Australian education and training providers. Hum ...
Vocational skills development a priority over the next five yearsMIP subscribers only
Friday, January 16, 2015Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET)
As Malaysia strives to achieve its 2020 ambition to have 50 per cent of its workforce highly skilled, there are opportunities for Australian education providers with capabilities in vocational skills ...
Last visa held – Malaysia
Wednesday, December 17, 2014Reports
This report contains analysis for Malaysia of 'last visa held' data released by the Department of Immigration and Border Protection.
Malaysian agents networking event reveals market insights and recognises contributionsMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, November 18, 2014Updates | Schools | ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education
Education agents from the Kuala Lumpur region recently shared market insights and trends in marketing Australia as a destination at Austrade’s annual agents networking day. The presentation of the ina ...
Education opportunities arising from the Malaysian Budget 2015 MIP subscribers only
Friday, November 07, 2014Updates | Schools | ELICOS | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education
Malaysia’s recently announced national budget for 2015 includes support for education, ranging from financial assistance for Malaysians pursuing higher education to human capital development across al ...

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