Malaysia, Indonesia keen to set up branch campuses – Maszlee

JAKARTA, Malaysia and Indonesia are keen to enhance cooperation in strengthening institutions of higher learning in both countries, said Education Minister Dr Maszlee Malik.

He said among the collaborative efforts in the pipeline were the setting up “satellite” campuses and branch campuses of Malaysian public universities in Indonesia.

He cited as an example the International Islamic University, Malaysia, Universiti Utara Malaysia or Universiti Putra Malaysia setting up branch campuses in Indonesian varsities and vice-versa through the concept of satellite universities.

Source: BERNAMA (News Agency)