Governing Private Higher Education in Malaysia: Change and Evolution

  • Siew Yean ThamEmail author
Part of the Higher Education in Asia: Quality, Excellence and Governance book series (HEAQEG)


The governance of private higher education in Malaysia has evolved over time in response to domestic changes and global trends in the governance of this sector. Nevertheless, outstanding challenges remain as evidenced by graduate unemployment, visa abuse and rogue institutions. Regular monitoring is required to ensure quality is achieved in terms of output.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.ISEAS-Yusof Ishak InstituteSingaporeSingapore
  2. 2.Universiti Kebangsaan MalaysiaBangiMalaysia

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