STUDY IN SINGAPORE
Studying abroad may be one of the most beneficial experiences for a college student. By studying abroad, students have the opportunity to study in a foreign nation and take in the allure and culture of a new land.
Asia's Emerging Higher Education Hub
The National University of Singapore (NUS) is ranked 12th and Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is ranked 13th in the lastest QS World Universities Rankings for Asian universities. Other popular and leading institutions in Singapore are:
LASALLE College of the Arts
Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA)
Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS)
Singapore Institute of Management (SIM)
MAGES Institute of Excellence
Singapore is extremely popular among students who wish to study courses in animation, design, game development, music, etc. Courses in law and combined post-graduate courses in management and engineering are extremely popular choices for students from South-Asia. With numerous technological companies having offices in Singapore and some institutions offering scholarships for students with a ‘work in Singapore clause’, Singapore has become a popular study destination for Indians.
Students who opt for higher education courses in engineering also have a good chance of securing jobs in Singapore after their internships.
The courses are taught in English.
Tuition fees and living expenses are less compared to the USA and the UK. A lot of scholarship options are available as well.
With many Indians and Sri Lankans living there, Singapore has a strong South-east Asian community. Student life is pretty exciting in Singapore!
The country’s strict law enforcement policy and stable political environment offers students a lot of safety.
Zero tolerance to racism and drugs.
Some institutions offer courses in partnership with leading American and Australian institutions.
Well-connected to the rest of Asia as Singapore has one of the best airports in the region.
With good academic performance, chances of securing a job in Singapore are high.
Singapore as a Study Destination
With its highly affordable education and top-notch courses in computer science, law and animation, Singapore is an excellent study destination for Indian students. The visa process is simple and hassle free as well. International students have the option of completing a top-notch course that is on par with what is being offered in the UK and the US, at a much-cheaper cost in Singapore. Being very proximate to India also means cheaper air-fare.
Additionally, institutions from the USA, UK and Australia have opened satellite campuses in Singapore to offer their courses at a subsidized cost. With so many positive factors in place, Singapore is all set to become the number one study abroad destination for Asian students.