A total of 37,467 candidates obtained places to pursue studies at public institutions of higher learning (IPTA) for the 2014/2015 academic session.

Education Ministry Director-General (Higher Education Department) Datuk Prof Dr Asma Ismail said the candidates were among the 67,388 eligible candidates out of 74,071 who applied.

The successful candidates comprised 21,800 people (58.2 per cent) from [...]