STUDYING IN SINGAPORE
Hub for Educational Excellence – Singapore, a Global Schoolhouse
Education ranks among the top priorities as the government’s second largest expense. By being in Singapore, you will get a chance to be plugged into an education system that promotes excellence and be part of a progressive, cosmopolitan community.
Students can obtain a recognized foreign university degree without having to travel to a western country.
Singapore is a safe city with a low crime rate and a stable political environment.
Singapore is a multilingual country and provides a conductive environment for students to improve their English proficiency.
Singapore’s rich multicultural heritage is highlighted through the various ethnic groups (Chinese, Malays, Indians, Eurasians) living together harmoniously over the past few decades. In addition, with more than 90,000 professional expatriates living and working in Singapore, they too bring their unique cultures and perspectives, adding colour and vibrancy to cosmopolitan Singapore.
Vibrant Art Scene
Singapore offers a thriving arts and cultural scene, especially with the opening of Esplanade – Theatres on the Bay, featuring top artistes from all over the world. Ethnic districts such as Little India, Chinatown, Malay Village also adds flavour to the culture and history of Singapore.
High Standard of Living
Singapore’s high standards of living including personal freedom, high quality of healthcare, schools, is something that students can look forward to. In a survey reported in The Economist in March 2002, Singapore’s quality of life surpassed that of London or New York.
Low Cost of Living
The cost of living and studying in Singapore is quite reasonable and is much lower comparing to western countries.
Promising Job Prospect
With many multinational companies in Singapore, there are good job opportunities for executives and professionals who are bilingual and familiar with the Chinese culture.
Heart of Asia
Strategically located at the heart of Asia, Singapore is only a few hours apart from other Asia countries by air.