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Reliability of self-employment intentions instrument among international students in Indonesian university


Subhan, Muhammad and Zein, Mas’ud and ., Akhyar and Zainal Abidin, Mohd Hakimie and Ali, Sallehudin and Amat, Salleh and Mahmud, Mohd Izwan and Hanim A Hamid, Aida and Abu Bakar, Abu Yazid (2018) Reliability of self-employment intentions instrument among international students in Indonesian university. International Journal of Engineering & Technology, 7 (2.10). pp. 76-79. ISSN 2227-524X

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Abstract

This paper examines the validation instrument used to measure the psychometric status of the self-employment intentions. Self-employment intentions are crucial to identify the university students in order to confirm their decision making. They are a questionnaire to measure graduation in university to start choice on their careers. This instrument is composed of 11 items and was carried out to 115 international students studying in one Indonesian higher education. There were 49 male and 66 female respondents involved in this study. The Cronbach's Alpha value was .94 which strongly suggest that the instrument has an excellent reliability. This study points out that self-employment intentions are suitable to be used by college personnel and counselors to examine and identify self-employment inten-tions among international students in Indonesian higher education. Implications for future study will also be discussed.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Self-Employment Intentions, Psychometric Evaluation, Reliability, Validity
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HD Industries. Land use. Labor > HD28 Management. Industrial Management
Divisions: School of International Studies
Depositing User: Mrs. Norazmilah Yaakub
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2018 01:19
Last Modified: 23 Jul 2018 01:19
URI: http://repo.uum.edu.my/id/eprint/24432

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