Studying & training

Higher education

The singaporean Higher education system is one of the best in Asia. 

  • 3 national universities: the National University of Singapore (NUS), The Nanyang technological university (NTU) and the Singapore management university (SMU)
  • 5 polytechnic and technical education institute (ITE), schools specialized in sport, mathematics, sciences and arts.
  • Numerous foreign institutions. The MIT, Stanford, INSEAD, ESSEC, the Wharton School of Business, the Georgia Institute of Technology, the technical University of Eindhoven,  the technical University of Munich, the University of Shanghai...
  • Private schools (more than 300), often in partnership with american,british or australian institutions, but which are not all recognized by the Singaporean State.

Good to know: academic year is from January to November.
More information on studying in Singapore : Ministry of Education website

Vocational training

  • Community centers

Learning english

  • British Council
  • Berlitz

Learning mandarin

  • New concept Mandarin
  • Chinese Chamber of commerce