Singapore is fast becoming an educational hub in Southeast Asia, in a plan endorsed by the government, Singapore schools are providing many educational opportunities to local and international students. This is to promote international interactions in the schools, bringing the best talents together and learning from each other. Thus it has also opened up many opportunities for well known foreign educational institutions, universities to set up branches of their schools right here in Singapore.
With a stable Singapore government that emphasizes on quality education and a secure environment, studying in Singapore schools is a perfect way to nurture the young. The Singapore educational system is evolving to engage the students to do more ‘thinking out of the box’ to solve problems and encouraging two way traffic flow of interactions between the teachers and students, instead of just having the students listening to the teacher’s lessons in a traditional education system.
Students in Singapore, whether local or foreign, will have much more choices of curriculums and courses of study to choose from the schools. With 3 highly reputable universities recognized globally, 5 polytechnics and 21 Pre-University/Colleges, the pathway to a higher education is immense.
Career opportunities are plentiful for the graduates, with the blooming Asian economy and the impending presence of 2 International Integrated Resorts investment worth more than 10 billions dollars, the confidence of Multi National companies in Singapore are strong signs of the globalization of the Singapore economy that is not to be missed
Young children from 7 years of age are able to start off their education from a choices of 178 Singapore Schools at Primary level (grade 1 to grade 6). And there after, proceed to choose from a choices of 168 Singapore Schools at Secondary level (grade 7 to grade 10).
Not forgetting the number of quality foreign International Schools and branches of reputable foreign universities, studying in Singapore is cost effective, safe and conducive for your children.
With many choices of accommodations and boarding facilities available near to the educational institutions, the students don’t have to travel far to their school thus saving precious time and money.
As with the expanding airlines servicing Singapore, travel arrangements are limitless, economical and convenient. Traveling within the country is also convenient and safe. It takes maximum 1 hour by car to go from any point in Singapore to any other point.