Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA)

Majlis Amanah Rakyat (MARA), an agency under the purview of the Ministry of Rural and Regional Development, was established on 1 March 1966 as a statutory body by an Act of Parliament as a result of the first Bumiputera Economic Congress resolution in 1965. The Council is responsible for developing, encouraging, facilitating and fostering the economic and social development in the federation, particularly in rural areas.

For more information on Majlis Amanah Rakyat's education fund, please visit MARA website.