EDUCATION SYSTEM IN SINGAPORE
Wish to study abroad but with hassle free admission procedure yet reputed universities?
SINGAPORE is the name to trust upon.
With strong brand name in education sector owing to its high quality education has attracted many leading educational institutions from all over the world to set up operations in the country.Today, Singapore is home to distinguished foreign tertiary institutions including INSEAD, DigiPen Institute of Technology and the German Institute of Science and Technology
Singapore with its incredible diversity and choices available has made a centre of global educational excellence, attracting some 86,000 international students to develop their skills. Students can opt for any course of their choice from wide selection of quality education options that range from business, engineering and life sciences to digital animation, fashion, culinary arts, luxury brand management and hospitality.
The education system is designed to groom a bright and literate population armed with skills and talents that are relevant to growing Singapore’s economy and ensuring its survival.
There are four universities in Singapore: The National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Management University and Singapore University of Technology and Design. Working adults can enroll in the Open University Degree Program run by the Singapore Institute of Management.
Singapore’s polytechnics offer tertiary education through a wide-range of diploma courses; these are practical-oriented, with plenty of group work. Disciplines included are tourism, biotechnology, digital media, engineering, business studies, mass communications, accountancy and hospitality management. The five polytechnics are Nanyang Polytechnic, Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Republic Polytechnic, Singapore Polytechnic, and Temasek Polytechnic.
Singapore’s vibrant and diverse community of world-class pre-tertiary, tertiary and corporate training institutions have been of great appeal to foreign students, faculties, professionals and researchers.
Singapore has put in place an Education Excellence Framework, consisting of two key initiatives:
Singapore Quality Class for Private Education Organizations (SQC_PEO) is administered by SPRING Singapore. The SQC_PEO scheme serves as the industry standard for organization excellence in the private education sector.