As a world leader in research and innovation, Singapore stands as a premier education hub with its world class universities offering international students quality education at an affordable cost. Singapore had earned the third place in the 2013 QS Best Student Cities thus reflecting the country’s combination of highly ranked universities along with a diverse student community and high quality of life.
Top Universities in Singapore
Singapore’s post-secondary education constitutes a combination of state-funded public universities and polytechnics. In view of training professionals to support Singapore’s technological and economic development the country has a number of polytechnics. Some of these include Nanyang Polytechnic University (NYP), Ngee Ann Polytechnic (NAP), Republic Polytechnic (RP), Singapore Polytechnic (SP) and Temasek Polytechnic (TP). The top Singapore universities and colleges offer a multitude of courses aimed at providing a rewarding career to the students. Some of the streams involve Information Technology, Management, Hospitality, Finance and Accounting as well as Engineering and Design.
List of Universities in the Singapore
- Amity Global Institute – Singapore
- East Asia Institute of Management(EASB)
- James Cook University(JCU)-Singapore
- Kaplan Higher Education Academy, Singapore
- Management Development Institute of Singapore(MDIS)
- Raffles Design Institute
- S P Jain School of Global Management Singapore
- Singapore Institute of Management(SIM)
- SMU-Singapore Management University
Cost of Studying
Being aware of the education costs in Singapore is important, if you are considering Singapore as your overseas studying destination. Cost of higher education in Singapore is quite affordable if you compare it to the UK or the US. Let’s find out.
Tuition Fees (SGD $)
- Undergraduate Bachelor Degree – 10000 SGD$ to 15000 SGD$ p.a.
- Postgraduate Masters Degree – 20000 SGD$ to 30000 SGD$ p.a.
Living Expenses (SGD $)
- 750 SGD$ to 2000 SGD$ a month
Intakes & Scholarships
- Major Intakes: July & October
- Minor Intakes: January, March & September
Students considering Singapore as their academic destination are recommended to begin the application procedure 8-12 months prior to the intake. Scholarship deadlines vary amongst institutions. In order to capitalise on the available Singapore scholarships, we advise you to walk into Victor Immigration office as early as possible.
To be assured of obtaining the best quality advice about the opportunities available for studying in Singapore, students should register with Victor Immigration. After registration all students will be carefully guided through a number of key stages, maximising their chances of getting admission in the institutions of their choice. This is how we, at Victor Immigration, work on the Singapore admissions process.
You register with Victor Immigration and be assured of obtaining the best quality advice.
We make an assessment of academic qualifications, work experience, financial status, career goals as well as life interests and aspirations.
- Standardised Tests
We evaluate the requirement of any standardised tests you may need to take or review results that has been already obtained.
- University/Course Selection
Together, we shortlist potential countries, universities and courses that match a your profile.
- Document Editing
We edit essays, Statement of Purpose, Letters of Recommendation and Resume, which have been written by you.
- Application Review and Submission
The completed application forms are reviewed before they are submitted to your final choice of universities.
- Interview Preparation
We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the chosen universities.
- Visa Counselling
We assist in preparation (including mock sessions) for the interviews that you may have with the High Commissions or Embassies, as well as the collation and review of relevant documentation for submission of the visa application.
- Pre-Departure Information
We deliver comprehensive information about the country of choice to ensure that you are completely prepared for life at an overseas university.
Contact us to know more about the Singapore admissions process.