Bandaid, not cure for matriculation ails

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Prime Minister Anwar Ibrahim announced that SPM students who score 10As, regardless of background, will be guaranteed entry to the matriculation programme without affecting the 90% bumiputera quota.

Will the lifting of restrictions for top scorers improve meritocracy in the education sector? BFM discusses meritocracy and fairness in pre-university pathways with Dr Lee Hwok-Aun of the Iseas-Yusof Ishak Institute.

Presented by: Shazana Mokhtar, Wong Shou Ning and Keith Kam
Produced by: Grace Tan and Valeryn Izabel Venu/BFM

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