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What's Your Position on University Rankings?

Zaharom Nain, Professor of Communications and Media Studies, University of Nottingham Malaysia

20-Jun-19 17:00

What's Your Position on University Rankings?

The University of Malaya jumped 17 places to secure the 70th spot in the QS World University Rankings 2020. It's a big win for UM, but the news also drew criticism about the value of rankings and whether there are inherent flaws in how universities are being measured. Is there a better way to evaluate these insitutions? We get your thoughts.

Produced by: Tasha Fusil

Presented by: Lee Chwi Lynn, Kelvin Yee, Ezra Zaid


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