Minister urges positive take on HE budget cutBernama.
According to Minister Datuk Seri Idris Jusoh, dependence is between 70% and 90%. Speaking to reporters after attending a dinner with University of New Haven alumni last week, Idris said as an alternative to the reduction, university alumni should play a role to assist their universities, and universities also need to maximise the use of their assets.
A total of MYR250 million (US$60 million) has been allocated to the higher education ministry in the 2017 budget tabled last week.
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