Greetings from the President
The Malaysian Social Science Association, officially known by its Malay name Persatuan Sains Sosial Malaysia (PSSM), was registered on September 14, 1978 after four years of gestation and hard work by the pro-tem committee. Since its formation, PSSM has been under six presidents.
PSSM is today recognized and respected nationally and internationally as a body representing the Malaysian social science community and a vehicle to advance Malaysian social science and public advocacy in Malaysia.
Total PSSM Membership
Role and History
Formed on 14 September 1978, Persatuan Sains Sosial Malaysia (in English: Malaysian Social Science Association (PSSM) aims to advance social science education research, publication as well as public advocacy to promote the corpus of social science and balanced development in Malaysia.
The Association’s activities including organizing forums, talks, seminars, conferences and capacity building workshops; conducting research; publishing books, and policy dialogues with the relevant government agencies and other stakeholders.