Study in Singapore

Higher Education in Singapore

There are about 7200 or more multinational companies and 110000 professionals in Singapore. This city is a favorite destination for many people in India and worldwide to make successful career.

Why people prefer Singapore for higher education?

  • Qualify of education offered in this city is excellent and it is at par with many renowned universities and institutes in the UK and the US.
  • Education in Singapore is less expensive than in UK and US.
  • More companies and diverse career opportunities are available in Singapore.
  • Institutions in Singapore offers education in all levels, starting from entry level to post graduate level or even to doctorate level in various disciplines and all these programs are available to international students


Education Level in Singapore:

Singapore, one of the premier education hubs in Asia, offers diverse mix of quality education and cosmopolitan atmosphere. Many top universities and educational institutes in the world have presence in Singapore today either through their direct presence here or through their collaboration with local universities.

Diversity of education and employment chances available here makes this country the most preferred destination for education in Asia.

Education levels in Singapore:

  • Secondary Education:
  • Post Secondary Education
  • Professional Education

Secondary Education

♦ Junior colleges: Offers 2year per-university course and this course leads to the Singapore Cambridge GCE ‘A’ Level examination. You will be awarded Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘O’ Level qualification (equal to SSLC or 10th standard in India)


Polytechnics: These institutes in Singapore are very reputed and popular. These institutes offer more practical level education spanning for three years which equip its graduates with more practical and specialized industry knowledge in a wide range of engineering fields.

Leading Polytechnics in Singapore

  • Nanyang Polytechnic
  • Temasek Polytechnic
  • Ngee Ann Polytehnic
  • Republic Polytechnic
  • Singapore Polytechnic


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anj_007 6 years ago

this was a very good informative article


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usalman70 6 years ago from Bangalore Author

Thanks for your comment anj_007!

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