Texas A&M University is one of the leading educational institutions and a research-intensive flagship university in Qatar. Dean Dr. Mark Weichold attended the Inside Investor Forum Asia 2012 in Doha and gave an interview.
The Sarawak government recently committed RM20 million over the next five years to support the university's on-campus research activities, with particular interest in increasing expertise in engineering and technics.
While Southeast Asia is certainly a strong economic force, some countries in the region are struggling to train and educate their people, not because of a lack of attention to the matter, but because of limited budgets.
Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM) is Malaysia’s largest institution of higher learning in terms of size and population. It has experienced phenomenal growth since its inception in 1956 and it is still growing.