Study in singapore

Education - Information for foreign students and interns

    Study in Singapore
It is possible to study at a Singapore University. Candidates must have completed High School level. It is sufficient to produce an A Level qualification or its equivalent. No letter of recommendation is required. Students with English as a Second Language have to pass a Qualifying English Test (QET) end of June each year.   Annual tuition fees range from S$ 5,500 to S$ 39,000. Under The Tuition Grant Bond fees may be subsidized with the obligation for the international student to work for three years (Medical and Dental courses 5 years) in Singapore. Some local institutions offer MBA's BA's and MA's from British and Australian Universities. Check local bachelors, masters and diplomas for international and your homes county's recognition.   The Academic year starts in July and ends in April of the following year. If you are above 25 years old you need to attend an interview. The courses available last between 3-5 years.   See also Courses and classes and the section Education which is mainly targeting children up to high school level but also provides some info on American/International Undergraduate Education. For student accommodation, check out the photos of serviced apartments, condos and houses available for rent in Find A Home.  


Council for Private Education (CPE)

  Committee for Private Education (CPE) is a government statutory board that regulates the private education sector. All private schools in Singapore must register with CPE. The CPE Student Services Centre (SSC) addresses students’ enquiries on private education, provides authoritative and factual information on studying in Singapore, and offers advice to students who encounter problems during their course of study in PEIs.

  Local Universities/Institutions
Local Universities/Institutions
Academy of Human Development (AHD)
AEC Group of Schools
AEC Travel & Tourism Management
AEC Travel & Tourism Management
American Psychology Programs
Kaplan Singapore
Auston Uni Center
British Council Professional Development Centre Website
Center for Continuing Education
Centre for Management Excellence
Certified Financial Planner                 Professional Training company
Coleman Creative Design School
College of Estate Management
Counsellors Academy
East Asia School of Business
Hartford Institute of Management
High Q Education Center (SAT,TOEFL,GMAT,GRE)
LaSalle-SIA (Interior Design, Fashion, Performing Arts, Multimedia, Arts)
Macquarie Graduate School of Management
Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)
Marketing Institute of Singapore
Masters Education & Training Centre
Music Technology
Nanyang Academy of Fine Art (NAFA)
Nanyang Polytechnic
Nanyang Technological University
National Institute of Education > graduate studies
National University Business School
National University of Singapore
Ngee Ann Polytechnic
Novo Environmental Technology Services
Novo Environmental Technology Services
Raffles Design Institute http://
Raffles International Training Centres                 for Hotel Management (PSB Academy)
Raffles LaSalle International Design School
School of Service Management (CSM Academy)
SGX-ETS Training Course Singapore Exchange
SAE Institute
Singapore Chinese Institute of Business
Singapore College of Insurance
Singapore Human Resources Institute
Singapore Institute of Commerce (SIC)
Singapore Institute of Management (SIM)
Singapore Institute of Materials Management
Singapore Maritime Academy
Singapore Polytechnic
Singapore Training and Development Assoc.
Singapore Accountancy Academy
Social Service Training Institute (SSTI)
Sumbershire Education Consultants
Syscom International Group
Teaching in Singapore
Technical Theatre Programs > Art Discovery>Training Courses
Temasek Polytechnic
The Chartered Institute of Marketing
The Financial Training Company
Times Management Institute
TMC Center for Financial Services                 and Risk Management
Tourism Management Institute of Singapore
Yamaha Music Academy

   MBA Programs Singapore
MBA degrees are either classroom-based or Web based or a combination of the two. Most are part-time. Cost vary between S$ 15,000 and S$ 75,000 and the average completion time runs from 12 to 30 months. Entrance requirements are mostly a combination of a degree plus 2-5 years experience. Class time is at daytime or evenings or on weekends. Most MBA programs require a bachelor's degree and a good score for the Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) and a minimum of two to three years working experience. Executive MBA courses require five to eight years after graduation. See below websites for further information.

   Local Study Institutions for MBA
Local Study Institutions Linked to University/Country of Origin
AEC Educational Group University of Birmingham MBA
Kaplan Singapore Southern Illinois University, USA
Auston School of Management           Tel: 6333 5900 University of Western Sydney Australia
Centre for Professional Studies           Tel: 6221 8100 Preston University US
Hartford Management Centre           Tel: 6235 9223 Central Queensland University Australia
Hemsdale Associates           Tel: 6339 3889 Southern Cross University Australia
Henley Management College           Tel: 6326 0790 Henley Management College UK
Informatics Group           Tel: 6837 8800 University of Wales UK
Manchester Business School Manchester Business School UK
Nanyang Business School           Tel: 6790 4721 National University of Singapore
School of Management           100 Orchard Rd           #04-100 Hotel Meridien City University of New York (CUNY)
Singapore Chinese Institute of Business Singapore
Singapore Institute of Management           Tel: 6248 9426 State University of New York, Buffalo US
Times Management Institute Singapore
Universitas 21 Global Online MBA Portal           representing 21 global universities
University of Chicago Graduate School of Business           Tel: 6835 6482 University of Chicago US

I International Study Institutions for MBA
Adelaide University Australia           Ngee Ann-Adelaide Education Centre Pte Ltd
California State University
Canadian Institute of Advanced Learning
Georgia Institute of Technology           Logistic Institute - Asia Pacific
Helsinki School of Economics
Hemsdale Southern Cross University
Henley Asia Pacific
Imperial College Management School UK see programmes
INSEAD (Global Business School)
James Cook University
Loughborough University
Massachusetts Institute of Technology           Singapore_MIT Alliance
Nanyang Technological University
National University of Ireland
Pennsylvania State University
Purple Train Master of Informatics
Queensland University of Technology
Southern Illinois University see mba Singapore
Stansfield School of Business
Strategic Marketing Curtin University of Technology
The Birmingham Business School (MBA)
The British Council
University of Adelaide
University of Ballarat (Australia)
University of Birmingham
University of Bradford UK
University of Chicago Graduate School of Business
University of Leicester
University of London External Program
University of London School of Economics
University of Louisville
University of Newcastle/Australia
University of Northumbria at Newcastle
University of Nottingham Business School mba/singmba.html
University of Pennsylvania Wharton School
University of South Australia
University of Wales
University of Western Australia
University of Wolverhampton
University of Hull UK
UTS Graduate School of Business Sydney
Western Michigan University           Haworth College of Business