Malaysia is aiming to capitalise on political turbulence in traditional study destinations as it forges ahead with its ambitions to become a global education hub, its higher education minister has said.
The University of Reading in Malaysia officially inaugurated its new campus in Iskandar, Johor last week, which will have the capacity to cater for 3,000 students. It is the first multidisciplinary campus overseas, and its fifth campus overall.
Malaysia has introduced new measures to streamline international student visa applications by allowing HE students to apply directly through EMGS. The changes should increase transparency, the Higher Education Ministry has said.