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The prospects of technology management with entrepreneurship knowledge graduates in the Malaysian labor market

Bon, Abdul Talib (2010) The prospects of technology management with entrepreneurship knowledge graduates in the Malaysian labor market. In: Persidangan Kebangsaan Pendidikan Kejuruteraan dan Keusahawanan 2010, 25-26 September 2010, Kota Bahru, Kelantan.

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Abstract

The purpose of this research is to find out the prospect levels of Technology Management with Entrepreneurship knowledge graduates in the labor market from the perspective of the graduates and employers. The scope of the research involves several factors such as suitability of the program, difficulty in getting employed, rewards and satisfaction gained, chances of promotion, demand for graduates by companies or organizations, job suitability, and potential of graduates in developing the company. The results of this research was obtained using survey forms and also by informal interviews with the respondents. As a whole, the results of this research shows that the Technology Management with Entrepreneurship knowledge graduates are needed in the labor market. According to the feedback from graduates, the suitability of the program factor scored the highest tendency with a min score of 3.95 compared to other factors such as difficulty in getting employed, rewards and satisfaction gained and chances of promotion. The feedback from the employers shows that in general, the factor of demand for graduates by companies and organizations , job suitability and potential of graduates in developing the company were favored by them. Each having a min score of 4.14, 3.90 and 4.04. Steps to raise the level of prospects for graduates in the labor market are needed to be taken immediately so that the future of graduates, specializing in their own fields, from the research finding can satisfy the labor market. In conclusion, Technology Management with Entrepreneurship knowledge graduates have good prospects in the labor market from the perspective of both the graduates

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Technology Management with Entrepreneurship knowledge; graduate; labor market; prospects
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HF Commerce > HF5001-6182 Business
Divisions: Faculty of Technology Management and Business > Department of Technology Management
Depositing User: Nurul Elmy Mohd. Yusof
Date Deposited: 10 Jun 2011 08:05
Last Modified: 10 Jun 2011 08:05
URI: http://eprints.uthm.edu.my/id/eprint/1639
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