27 March 2014
PUTRAJAYA, March 20 (Bernama) -- The Public Service Department (PSD) is offering sponsorship for engineering programmes to students who sat for their Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM) last year.
The PSD in a statement today said applications for the programmes in Germany, France, Japan and South Korea could be made online by surfing http://esilav2.jpa.gov.my from March 21 until Thursday, March 27.
"Enguiries on the sponsorship programme can be made by contacting 03-88853670/3398/3564/3489 on working days from 9am to 4,30pm or through e-mail to [email protected]," it said.
Applicants are encouraged to check the latest status of their applications in the websites www.jpa.gov.my or http://esilav2.jpa.gov.my
The results of the 2013 SPM announced today showed 13,970 candidates obtained the A grade (excellent) for all subjects compared to 13,720 candidates in 2012, namely, an increase of 0.05 percent.
A total 405 candidates succeeded in obtaining A+ grade (Highest Distinction) for all their subjects.