THURSDAY, 3 MARCH – The National Higher Education Carnival (KPTN) ‘Jom Masuk IPT’ Sabah Zone, an annual event of the Ministry of Higher Education Malaysia since 2005 is back on 5 until 6 March.
The carnival will be held at the 1Borneo Hyper mall Shopping Complex, Kota Kinabalu starting from 9.00 am to 6.00 pm.
The main objective of this programme is to be an informative One-Stop Centre to the public who wish to get more information on higher education opportunities, accreditation, and funding of study.
It is also to educate and create awareness among applicants and the public on online application into higher education.
The carnival also intended to enlighten the general public especially school students on the school-based curriculum scoring method coordinated by the Ministry of Education (MoE) in the application for admission into university.
It is also a platform for promoting new information about new programmes offered by universities and other learning institutions for the forthcoming academic session 2016/2017.
Deputy Higher Education Minister, Datuk Mary Yap Kain Ching will also be present, and will share about the direction of the Malaysian higher education, Higher Education Development Plan (Higher Education) PPPM (PT), and others at the Higher Education Malaysia Ministry “Soaring Upwards” series held in conjunction with the carnival.
The public, especially school students and parents are invited and to make full use of this two-day programme. – (fl)