Vocational education should not be stigmatised as an option for dropouts because skilled workers are key to steering Malaysia towards developed nation status. Parents should instead motivate their children to go for vocational training.
In 1991, Vision 2020 was implemented and one of the goals was to establish a scientific and innovative society. As a result, the government has since established 69 science secondary schools and 51 Mara Junior Science Colleges.
TVET in Malaysia WHAT IS TVET ? Technical and Vocational Education and Training (TVET) includes formal, non-formal and informal learning that prepare young people with the knowledge and skills required in the world of work.