Raising Malaysia's
Digital Heroes


MyDigitalMaker Initiative was launched in August 2016 and is a joint public-private-academia initiative to transform Malaysian youth from digital users to producers in the digital economy. This includes skills such as coding, app development, 3D design and printing, robotics, data science, IOT and embedded programming; all of which will ultimately help to strengthen problem solving and creativity amongst our future generation.

MyDigitalMaker Achievements

Malaysia’s push for tech-based education in the national school system has reached new heights, with more than 2.5 millions students now able to receive proper education over core tech subjects. Here are some key figures as of 2024:

MyDigitalMaker Initiatives

Under the MyDigitalMaker initiative, MDEC has spearheaded several initiatives in collaboration with agencies and industry to inspire students, parents and teachers with the potential of digital technologies. These programmes include:

Event & Highlights


Digital Innovator Programme​

Liew Jia Jin represented Malaysia at Intenational Scratch Olympiad 2023 for the Stream Project category and placed himself in the top ten.​

Liew Jia Jin


Resources & Platform

Various online modules, tools and platforms to guide teachers, students & parents in exploring more information and opportunities in digital technology

+ Teaching & Learning Modules