Higher education should be relevant to the real world
The COVID-19 pandemic deluged the staid higher-education system with a welcome tsunami and this calls for universities to adapt and prepare their students for the future. AIMST University’s Vice-Chancellor & Chief Executive, Prof. Datuk Dr. John Antony Xavier has written an opinion piece describing explicitly the advantages that can be gained by university lecturers and students during the pandemic. In addition, he suggested that universities should adapt and prepare their students for the future and their education model should be forward-looking and relevant to the real world.
The opinion piece, ‘Higher education should be relevant to the real world’ was published in the News Straits Times (NST) on 16th December 2020. Click https://www.nst.com.my/…/higher-education-should-be-relevan… to read.