UPDATED 7PM | It is said that the minister will step down after finding a replacement for the post.

Maszlee gives up IIUM president post - Nation | The Star Online Maszlee gives up IIUM president post

PETALING JAYA: Education Minister Maszlee Malik has agreed to relinquish his post as International Islamic University Malaysia (IIUM) president.

As pressure mounts, Maszlee agrees to give up IIUM post

But the education minister says he will stay until the end of the university's convocation ceremony.

Power getting to Maszlee’s head | The Malaysian Insight

Student activists not surprised that education minister is clinging on to presidency at public varsity despite widespread criticism.