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Higher Education in Singapore

British Council Singapore

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The British Council’s work includes teaching English to adults and young from nursery to primary and secondary; teacher and corporate training, as well as a pre-school.

The British Council offer a range of Exams, including IELTS and provide information about studying in the UK and on UK qualifications in Singapore.

They also promote British education and training; and demonstrate the innovation, creativity and excellence of British arts, literature and design.

The outcomes that the British Council aims to achieve through this work are:

  • more widespread and better quality teaching and learning of English
  • new ways of connecting with and seeing each other through the arts
  • enhanced UK leadership of and shared learning from international education
  • Stronger global citizenship among people in the UK and worldwide.

The British Council offer a range of Exams, including IELTS and provide information about studying in the UK and on UK qualifications in Singapore.

They also promote British education and training; and demonstrate the innovation, creativity and excellence of British arts, literature and design.

This work is driven by our strong belief in internationalism, valuing people, a commitment to professionalism and an enthusiasm for creativity. We hold ourselves to the highest possible standards of integrity. We believe that cultural relations can help individuals and the world community to thrive.

As the United Kingdom’s principal cultural relations organization they are strongly committed to Equity, Diversity and Inclusion, which means that they want all kinds of people to participate in their programs independent of race, gender or ability.

As they develop relationships with people from a wide range of backgrounds through their work, engaging positively with diversity is central to what they do and in line with their core values.

Their mission is to build mutually beneficial relationships between people in the UK and other countries and to increase people’s appreciation of the UK’s creative ideas and achievements.

This work is driven by their strong belief in internationalism, valuing people, a commitment to professionalism and an enthusiasm for creativity. They hold themselves to the highest possible standards of integrity and believe that cultural relations can help individuals and the world community to thrive.

Programs

IELTS preparation course

  • The IELTS preparation courses give you the confidence and skills to get the results you need in the IELTS test. If you intend to study or work where English is the language of communication, IELTS will give you an excellent measure of your skills.

Cambridge English preparation courses

  • The Cambridge English preparation courses are carefully structured and specifically designed to help you prepare for the internationally recognized exams: First (FCE), Advanced (CAE) and Proficiency (CPE).

Certificate in General English

  • Improve your knowledge of English to join a tertiary education program. You will make noticeable progress in each 80-hour module over four weeks and increase your confidence in an English-speaking environment. On this course, you will:
    • participate in dynamic classes where your English will come alive
    • ocialize in English with teachers and students of other nationalities in student clubs and events
    • communicate with more confidence and fewer errors
    • earn and practice language to express yourself clearly and convincingly in spoken and written English

University academic success workshops

  • University Academic Success workshops will make you feel more confident about how to overcome the challenges of first year by focusing on the knowledge and skills that you need to succeed. Highly qualified academic instructors and an interactive methodology ensure that you can immediately apply the valuable lessons you learn in our suite of workshops.

Kaplan Singapore

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Kaplan Singapore is ranked as the number one Preferred Private Education Institution consecutively in 2012 and 2013 by JobsCentral, Kaplan provides top rated diplomas, degrees, professional qualifications and English language programmes to young and adult learners.

Kaplan Higher Education provides full-time and part-time diplomas, bachelors and postgraduate degrees to students looking to pursue careers in various fields. The degrees are offered in partnership with globally-ranked universities, such as Murdoch University, Birmingham City University, Royal Holloway University of London and University College of Dublin, among others.

Kaplan Financial provides professional qualifications in accountancy and finance. It offers preparatory courses for the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and the Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA). Kaplan Financial is the recipient of Singapore’s first Platinum Approved Provider, the highest level of recognition that ACCA awards to a school which offers its preparatory courses.

Adults looking to upgrade their skills are the students of Kaplan Professional. With the best trainers in the region, they groom professionals in order for them to re-join the workforce, shift to new careers, or catch up with the changes that the 21st workplace brings. Kaplan Professional is an authorised Workforce Development Agency Continuing Education Training (CET) Centre, making it possible for qualified students to apply for government subsidy.

Kaplan serves 18,000 students from Singapore and all over Asia. For many of them, the school is not just a place to learn, but is also an avenue for them to network with Asia Pacific’s most promising talents.

Programs

Certificate in Foundation Studies

  • The Certificate in Foundation Studies (‘CFS’) is a foundation programme students who do not meet the minimum entry requirement needed for the full time Kaplan diploma study. The certificate programme consists of 3 subjects and may be completed in 2 months.
    • English for Academic Purposes
    • Critical Thinking
    • Mathematics

Kaplan offers various diplomas, undergraduate and post graduate studies from various universities and also at their Kaplan Higher Education Academy.

Institutions

  • Kaplan Higher Education Academy
  • Murdoch University
  • Royal Holloway, University of London
  • University College Dublin
  • University of Portsmouth
  • Monash University
  • Birmingham City University
  • Northumbria University
  • University of Bedfordshire
  • University of Essex
  • Griffith University
  • Swinburne University of Technology

SSTC Institute Singapore

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SSTC Institute strives to be recognized for the quality of its courses, delivery and teachers. They want to be known in all the markets that they serve and be the “school of choice” for students. “Being recognized” also means that they want their in-house diplomas and certificates to be accepted for employment and further studies not only in Singapore but also in our various regional markets

Their Mission has been the same throughout the years. It focuses on the students and their aspirations. They believe in using quality education to empower their students to achieve their goals. No matter what their career aspirations are, SSTC wants to play a role in getting them onto the right path.

While Mission defines what they do, Core Values define how they do it. At SSTC Institute, the end is as important as how we get there and they want to do it in the right SPIRIT. STC came up with the acronym, S.P.I.R.I.T to list the values that they hold dear and which they live by in all that they do. They hope to impart the SPIRIT of SSTC Institute to all their students as they study with them so that they will not only have a good education but also be morally and socially conscious citizens of the world.

SSTC ensures that all teaching staff have the relevant qualifications and conduct themselves professionally and with integrity. They also ensure quality courses through feedback and continuous improvement.

SSTC has 2 campuses which comprises of 21 classrooms which are equipped with modern facilities, furnishings and fittings, to provide a highly conducive environment towards an enriching learning experience for the students. A fully equipped science laboratory for physics and chemistry, a computer lab, auditorium, student lounge and resource library have been added to the existing facilities. Classrooms are equipped with furniture and lighting conducive to student learning.

SSTC Institute is centrally located in the heart of Orchard/Penang Road, within the busy business and tourist belt. Their proximity to the Dhoby Ghaut MRT Station, an interchange of three MRT lines, and multiple bus stations, makes it easily accessible for students to reach us from various parts of Singapore.

At SSTC Institute, a variety of courses under the different Faculties are offered to cater to suit every individual need.

Programs

Preparatory

  • Preparatory Course for Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘A’ Level
  • Preparatory Course for Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘O’ Level
  • Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools
  • Tuition for SEAB ‘A’ Level

Languages

  • Certificate in Academic Study Skills
  • Certificate in General English
  • Certificate in English Communications
  • English Course (Short-Term)
  • Preparatory Course for International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Higher Learning

  • Sport Management
    • Diploma in Sport Management
    • Advanced Diploma in Sport Management
  • Human Resource
    • Master of Science in Educational Human Resource Development
  • Business & Liberal Arts
    • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Business & Management
    • Bachelor of Business Administration (Online) (Top-Up)
    • Pearson BTEC Level 3 Diploma in Business (QCF)
    • Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Business
    • Advanced Diploma in Commerce and Liberal Arts
  • Hospitality & Tourism
    • Bachelor of Science (Honours) in Business and Tourism Management
    • Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Hospitality Management
    • Pearson BTEC Level 5 HND Diploma in Travel & Tourism Management (QCF)
    • Diploma in Hospitality Management
  • Law
    • Diploma in Law
    • Level 2 Diploma in Legal Studies (Awarded by CILEx)
    • Level 3 Diploma for Legal Secretaries (Awarded by CILEx)
    • Level 2 Diploma For Legal Secretaries (Awarded by CILEx)
    • Diploma in Paralegal Studies
  • Engineering
    • Advanced Diploma in Civil Engineering
    • Advanced Diploma in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
    • Advanced Diploma in Facilities Management
    • Diploma in Civil Engineering
    • Diploma in Mechanical and Electrical Engineering
    • Diploma in Facilities Management