PETALING JAYA: Applicants who appealed for admission into the programmes for Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia leavers or equivalent at public institutions of higher learning for the 2011/12 academic session can check their status from noon Tuesday.
In a statement on Monday, the Higher Education Ministry said it had set up 10 hotlines for this purpose and applicants could call 03-8883 5858 to check.
Applicants can also check at the ministry's Students Admission Division (UPU) website at http://upu.mohe.gov.my or other sites at http://www.ipt.utm.my or http://www.ipt.uum.edu.my.
Alternatively, applicants can obtain their application status via SMS by typing UPU RESULT [Identity card number] and sending the SMS to 15888.
Candidates may print their offer letters by browsing the admissions page of their respective university websites from Wednesday.
Those who do not receive offer from any IPTA by July 3 would have failed in their appeal.
Applicants can also make enquiries at 03-8883 5848. The ministry's general line is 03-8883 5801/02. - theStarOnline