PETALING JAYA: Those who have applied for matriculation programmes can check the status of their applications tomorrow. The Education Ministry said this concerned students who had completed their Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia and had applied from July 10 to Oct 10 last year. The students are also advised to visit the ministry's website at http://www.moe.gov.my before keying in their identity card number.
Alternatively, applicants may also check via SMS by typing MOE MAT, followed by their identity card number before sending the message to 15888. The ministry's matriculation department can also be contacted at 03-8884 4088 from tomorrow. The hotlines are open on working days from 8.30am to 4.30pm.
Further questions regarding registration and fees may be obtained by visiting the ministry's website or by contacting the respective matriculation or Mara colleges. The registration date for matriculation students is May 23. Unsuccessful applicants may make appeals through the ministry's hotline or website until May 13.