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Pagoh is a suburb in Muar District, Johor, Malaysia. Pagoh is accessible via one of the main interchanges on the North–South Expressway, the major expressway on the west coast of Peninsular Malaysia. There are several federal government institutions in that town, including Institut Kemahiran Belia Negara (IKBN) and Malaysian National Service Nasuha Camp.[1]


Primary education is provided by several primary schools in Pagoh. One example is SJKC (national type Chinese school) Soon Mong which is approximately 50 years old. One of the secondary schools in Pagoh is SMK Sultan Alauddin Riayat Shah I (SARS1), named after the sultan of Malacca who died in Pagoh.

Pagoh Educational Hub (EduHub Pagoh), the largest public higher education hub area in Malaysia, is being constructed at Bandar Universiti Pagoh, a new well-planned education township in Muar.[2] The first phase has been launched in the middle of September 2011.[3]

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  1. ^ "The rise of Pagoh". 16 November 2017. Retrieved 23 April 2018.
  2. ^ Khairul Ashraf Kammed (16 November 2017). "The rise of Pagoh". New Straits Times. Retrieved 5 September 2019.
  3. ^ Muhyiddin launches phase one of Pagoh education hub Archived 29 December 2011 at the Wayback Machine

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Coordinates: 2°09′N 102°46′E / 2.150°N 102.767°E / 2.150; 102.767