Singapore Education System
Categories of Institutes
Private Education Institutions (PEI)
Adding diversity to the country’s education landscape, Singapore offers top quality private education through a number of private education institutions. Through partnerships with well known international universities from the US, UK, Australia etc., PEIs offer a wide range of course from business to sciences to art and design, engineering, IT, psychology and many other fields. These institutions allow students a variety of qualifications from certificates to diplomas to bachelors and masters degree based on each student’s individual career and education objective. The privately managed entities are non-profit; operate autonomously with support from the Singapore Ministry of Education (MOE).
Categories of Certifications & EligibilitiesBachelors Degree: The Bachelor’s degree programs are offered in almost every subject. The duration of the Bachelors course is 2 years to 3 years. The admission requirements vary from program to program. The SAT, TOEFL and IELTS are not compulsory for admission. Students after their 10th or 12th are eligible to apply for the bachelor degree in Private institutes
Masters: The duration of graduate courses may range from 1 year to 2 years depending upon the university. The various Master Degrees offered are MA, MS and MBA etc. Generally, an applicant must hold bachelor’s degree, a GMAT or GRE scores are NOT required and most Indian students are also NOT required to give a IELTS or TOEFL score if they have studied from an English background in India.
Types of Courses
- - Business and Management
- - Computer Science & Mathematics
- - Engineering and Technology
- - Law
- - Humanities, Art and Design
- - Travel and Tourism
- - Education and Training