Higher Education Accreditation Agencies in Malaysia
The Ministry of Higher Education of Malaysia is main administrative body to look after all matters related higher education including technical and professional in Malaysia. To maintain quality control in higher education the many has many arms. Here given in brief about Higher Education Administrative bodies in Malaysia:
Malaysian Qualification Agency
The Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA) is a statutory body in Malaysia set up under the Malaysian Qualifications Act 2007 to accredit academic programs provided by educational institutions providing post secondary or higher education and facilitate the accreditation and articulation of qualifications. The head office is in Cyberjaya, Selangor. For details see official website www.mqa.gov.my
Malaysian Association of Private Colleges and Universities
The Malaysian Association of Private Colleges and Universities (MAPCU) was established in 1997. The agencies has 55 member institutions under it. MAPCU serves to harness the full potential of the private higher education industry. For more details see official website Mapcu.sites.apiit.edu.my
For more details about Higher Education Administration in Malaysia see official website of Ministry of Higher Education (www.mohe.gov.my).