Financial problems of university students and its relationship with academic performance

Md. Jusoh, Zuroni and Abdul Rahim, Husniyah and Muhammad Ariff, Afida Mastura and Masud, Jariah and Paim, Laily (2004) Financial problems of university students and its relationship with academic performance. Malaysian Journal of Family Studies, 1 (1). pp. 25-33. ISSN 0128-1232

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Abstract

This study that has been done in University Putra of Malaysia was to identify the relationship between financial problems and academic performance and to determine the difference in financial problems between male and female students. A total of 1,500 students who received educational loan were chosen through systematic sampling and given a self-administered questionnaire. The findings of the study revealed that financial problems were related to academic performance where the better the result, the less average number of financial problems were faced by the students. Meanwhile male students on the average have higher number of financial problems compared to female students.

Item Type: Article
Additional Information: This publication by National Population and Family Development Board, Ministry of Women, Family and Community Development, Malaysia in collaboration with University of Putra Malaysia
Keywords: financial problems, academic performance,student
Subjects: 300 Social sciences > 303 Social processes
Division/Agency/State: LPPKN - National Population and Family Development Board, Malaysia > Division of Family Development
Deposited By: Mrs Nor Azaian Abdullah
Deposited On: 24 Jun 2013 08:44
Last Modified: 24 Jun 2013 08:44
URI: http://familyrepository.lppkn.gov.my/id/eprint/304

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