Rajagopal Premkumar1, Subhash J Bhore2
1 Vice-Chancellor, Chancellery, AIMST University, Semeling 08100, Kedah, Malaysia
2 Department of Biotechnology, Faculty of Applied Sciences, AIMST University, Semeling 08100, Kedah, Malaysia
The demand for higher education in biomedical sciences is rapidly growing due to the increasing number of youngsters, their parents, and mature students (employed individuals) realizing the importance of the higher education and continued learning programmes. This awareness has collaterally increased demand for higher education and skill-enhancing short educational programmes. To meet this increasing demand, higher education institutions (HEIs) are reviewing their “strategy canvases” and several new HEIs are being established in most countries, especially where education sector is open for the foreign direct investment.Read more. . .