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What Makes the Uniqueness of Education in Malaysia? Unity in Diversity

by YB Senator Datuk CHONG Sin Woon, Deputy Minister of Education, Ministry of Education Malaysia

Date                  23 February 2017
Time                 4:30pm-5:450pm
Venue               Room M1603, LI Ka Shing Tower, PolyU
(The talk will be conducted in English.)

Malaysia is a multiracial and multilingual nation. As such, there are various types of schools in the existing education system, and with different mediums of instruction. This talk presents the development of education in Malaysia, with special focus on the development of Chinese education, and the role played by the Chinese community and political party. Lastly, it reveals the uniqueness of ‘unity in diversity’.

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