Majlis Dekan Pengajian Siswazah (Council of Deans of Graduate Studies) (MDPS) serves as a forum for School / Centre of Graduate Studies of Public Higher Education Institutions to share best practices, exchange ideas, experiences and networking among its members for mutual benefits. Since its inception, MDPS has expanded steadily and at present has 28 members that include both public and private higher education institutions (government-linked private universities).
On Thursday, June 25, 2020, Council of Deans of Graduate Studies (MDPS) has conducted an online meeting using Zoom Meeting application that been host by Professor Dr. Razli Che Razak from Universiti Malaysia Kelantan (UMK).
Earlier, MDPS Meeting was planned to be held on March 30, 2020, Monday at Universiti Sains Islam Malaysia (USIM) but was postponed due to Movement Control Order (MCO) that started from March 18, 2020 due to Coronavirus 2019(COVID-19) pandemic attacks.
One of the Council of Deans of Graduate Studies (MDPS) meeting agendas is the presentation and updates from Bahagian Kecemerlangan Akademik (BKA), KPT, Department of Education Malaysia, KPT, Scholarship Division, KPT, Malaysian Qualification Agency (MQA), Education Malaysia Global Service (EMGS) and Immigration Department of Malaysia.
The meeting continued with sharing among the universities members both public and private higher education on their best practices, exchange ideas, experiences and networking and the meeting end approximately on 12 pm.
Date of Input: 30/06/2020 | Updated: 30/06/2020 | aslamiah
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