Located at the tip of the Malaysian peninsula, Singapore (officially the Republic of Singapore) consists of the island of Singapore and some 63 islets within its territorial waters. The main island is about 42 kilometers from west to east and 23 kilometres from north to south. It's a mostly undulating country with low hills. Students from all over the world come to study in Singapore.
Singapore is a global city where talents gather to share innovative ideas, start new businesses, and engage in exciting career opportunities. It is a vibrant, multi-cultural, cosmopolitan, sophisticated city-state where tradition and modernity, East and West, meet and mingle most agreeably and harmoniously. Singapore has risen to the challenge of providing quality adult education by attracting leading institutions to set up their own campuses in Singapore.
At Singapore you will receive your goals, Singapore is a right place to learn and reach your career destination. There are more than 50,000 international students pursuing education opportunities at various levels in Singapore. A benefit of living and studying in Singapore is to make easier for you to find jobs. Singapore is the hub of business in Asia; Singapore is the world's third most wired nation and Asia's most wired, one where online banking & mobile lifestyle have become the norm. Students from all over the world come to study in Singapore. Singapore is also one of the safest countries to live in.
Singapore Higher Education Institutions can be categorized into public and non-public institutions or organizations. The public sector offers a comprehensive range of post-secondary education and training opportunities. Different options are available to students depending upon their qualifications. These options can be divided into three types: the universities, the polytechnics, and the technical training institute. The three universities, National University of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University & Singapore Management University, require the highest level of qualifications by students. The universities primarily offer full-time degree programs and a few select diploma and post-graduate diploma courses. In Singapore a vibrant variety of private schools offer a broad range of programs. There are more than 300 private commercial, IT, Fine Arts and language schools' in Singapore. The courses offered range from certificate to postgraduate levels. Through partnership with renowned international universities from various countries such as Australia, UK and USA, private schools offer students the opportunity to attain international certification in Singapore's comfortable and affordable environment. The Private Institutes offer bachelors degree programs in almost every subject. The duration of the bachelor’s course is 3 years to 4 years. The admission requirements vary from program to program. The SAT, TOEFL and IELTS are not compulsory for admission. The students completed their 12th or 11th Std. or equivalent to Singapore A level can apply for the bachelor degree in Private institutes. For Postgraduate studies in Private Institutes admission requirements vary from program to program. The duration for Master in private institutes may range from 12 months to 16 months. The GMAT, GRE Scores are not compulsory for admission.
S$800 to S$2,000 a month on living expenses, depending on his/her lifestyle.