There is something for everyone at #mydigitalmaker to ensure that we address every possible angle that plays an important part in driving the nation's digital technology talents. Many programmes and competitions are available, designed to assist students, teachers and parents to better understand digital technology education and its great potentional in advancing the nation's digital economy. This will create many talents that are equipped with digital technology skills relevant to the Industry Revolution 4.0.
‘Kembara’ is a mobile learning unit initiated by #mydigitalmaker with PINTAR Foundation to reach out to students and teachers in rural areas and underserved schools and allow them to experience digital making content and tools. This effort is supported by the Ministry of Education (MOE) Malaysia and is carried out in partnership with industry players.
The nature of knowledge is changing and in this digital age, our definition of basic competency urgently needs expanding.
This programme is initiated to encourage and guide Malaysian youths to pursue relevant tertiary courses to pave their way into digital technology careers.
In 2017, Ministry of Higher Education (MOHE) and MDEC awarded and recognized 13 Premier Digital Tech Universities and Preferred Digital Tech Polytechnics as top institutions of higher learnings that can deliver first-class theoretical and practical training. Find out more about the IHLs and which institution fits you best.
For internships or securing a job after graduating, #mydigitalmaker provides assistance for students to connect and engage partnering digital tech companies. This ensures that the students will get the right exposure they need through working experience with the right companies. Click to know more about this initiative.
20 selected #mydigitalmaker Champion schools will embark on all #mydigitalmaker programme such as Digital Maker Club, Digital Maker Student Champion, Professional Development for School Leaders and Teachers, participation in competition, and awareness on digital innovation in school! This will ultimately strengthen problem solving and creativity amongst students