NATIONAL INSTITUTION FOR ACADEMIC DEGREES AND UNIVERSITY EVALUATION AND
MALAYSIA QUALIFICATIONS AGENCY
JOINT STATEMENT ON THE RECOGNITION OF BACHELOR'S DEGREE
The National Institution for Academic Degrees and University Evaluation (NIAD-QE), Japan and the Malaysian Qualifications Agency (MQA), Malaysia signed a Joint Statement (SoC) on the Recognition of Bachelor Degrees on 13 July 2017. The signing signifies that the two agencies recognised non-professional Bachelor degrees awarded in both countries based on the compatibility of their quality assurance practices and outcomes. The SoC shall only cover the Bachelor's Degree qualifications accredited by each agency.
The SoC aimed to facilitate student mobility as well as academic recognition, acceptance and exchanges between the two countries. Application of this recognition is also subject to the existing academic and non-academic requirements of higher education institutions, professional bodies, governmental and non-governmental agencies in Malaysia and Japan.
Information on the bachelor's programmes and qualifications accredited by MQA is accessible through the Malaysian Qualifications Register at http://www2.mqa.gov.my/mqr/english/eperutusan.cfm
Information on the bachelor's programmes and qualifications evaluated by NIAD-QE is accessible at https://protect2.fireeye.com/url?k=bd676fbfafb771f5.bd676fbf-d8b80a81f9c2600d&u=http://www-old.niad.ac.jp/n_hyouka/search/
Further inquiry on the SoC can be made through the following contact details:
Web-based Inquiry System at http://www2.mqa.gov.my/sppav2/
Emel : firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact : +603-7968 3358 or +603-7968 2010
Last Updated : 20 March 2018