Sunday, 17 August 2014

50% Chance to Get a Place in IPTA Even If You Meet the Minimum Requirements

University of Malaya (UM)
Sin Chew Daily:
Due to Malaysian government's desire to lift financial burden and to increase postgraduate research students to improve our local public universities' world rankings, the number of undergraduates admitted to IPTA has dropped drastically for the past few years, shifting a big portion of the responsibilty in educating undergraduate to private universities and colleges in the country.


Session
Number of Application
Number of Qualified
Number of Admission
Admission Rate
2013/2014
68,702
57,802
41,573
60.5%
2014/2015
74,071
67,388
37,467
50.5%