Pulling in one direction? Stakeholder perceptions of employability in Malaysia

Cheong, Kee Cheok and Leong, Yin Ching and Hill, Christopher (2021) Pulling in one direction? Stakeholder perceptions of employability in Malaysia. Studies in Higher Education, 46 (4). pp. 807-820. ISSN 0307-5079, DOI https://doi.org/10.1080/03075079.2019.1654449.

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This paper examines the role of higher education and higher education providers, more specifically, regarding employability. The paper draws upon a three-year research project examining the key stakeholders in this process; from parents, to students, to teachers, to institutions, to employers. The paper offers critical insight and analysis into the importance of perception, government action, institutional capability and context in the development of human capital. The paper raises vital questions about the value and role of education in preparing students for meaningful contributions to society and the workplace.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Employability; Human capital; Higher education; Perception; Malaysia
Subjects: L Education > LB Theory and practice of education > LB2300 Higher Education
Depositing User: Ms Zaharah Ramly
Date Deposited: 20 May 2022 08:10
Last Modified: 20 May 2022 08:10
URI: http://eprints.um.edu.my/id/eprint/27063

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