Wawasan Open University (WOU) launched its Johor Bahru Regional Office (JBRO) in Taman Jaya, Skudai. The office is WOUâ€™s regional administration bureau in the south and is equipped with educational facilities that include meeting rooms, classrooms, a resource centre and computing facilities. It functions to provide support and as a point of convergence for WOU students in the state of Johor and surrounding areas.
Menteri Besar of Johor Datoâ€™ Abdul Ghani Othman launched the JBRO. Also present were Deputy Information Minister Datoâ€™ Seri Chia Kwang Chye, who is also the Secretary General of Parti Gerakan Rakyat Malaysia, and WOU’s Vice Chancellor and CEO Tan Sri Emeritus Prof Gajaraj Dhanarajan.