A rising phenomenon that we see here in Asia is the promotion of community colleges, particularly by agents. It sounds like a good deal to some of our students, skip completing your Cambridge A Levels or UN, guaranteed place in University, one or two years less schooling for your parents to pay for. What a great deal !
However, at Sekolah Victory Plus we believe otherwise. We’ve often warned that these agents are being paid a commission by the Universities, they are not looking out for your best interests, and are more concerned about money than giving you good advice.
But you do not have to take my word for it, Pak Mark Gathercole, University Advisor for Independent University Advising with almost 20 years experience in Indonesia gives similar advice. Continue reading