Five Malaysian universities listed among the world’s top 300 best universities.
Reported in The New Straits Times and The Star, five Malaysian universities has made the top 1% of universities worldwide in the world ranking list for the year 2017/2018 by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS). The listed universities are University Malaya (114th), Universiti Putra Malaysia (229th). Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia (230th), University Teknologi Malaysia (253th) and Universiti Sains Malaysia (264th).
“The Ministry of Higher Education is confident that the strategic plans outlined in the Malaysia Education Blueprint 2015-2025 will allow our universities to be among the world’s best 100 universities earlier than expected,” said the Higher Education Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh.
Malaysia now home to five of world’s top 300 universities.
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QS World University Rankings 2018.