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  • Capital Singapore
  • Official Languages Malay, Mandarin, Tamil, English
  • Population 5.4 million
  • International tertiary students 22,252 Source: UNESCO
  • Australian share (number) 9,379
  • Australian share (percentage) 42 percent

Singapore education market profile

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Government approves recommendations to transform Singapore’s vocation education sectorMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, October 21, 2014Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET)
The Singapore Government has recently approved recommendations to introduce new vocational education schemes that will transform Singapore’s learning and career landscape. Students at institutes of te ...
Singapore medical technology research mission paves way for further collaboration with AustraliaMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, October 14, 2014Updates | Higher education
A recent research mission involving a group of Australian researchers to Singapore resulted in opportunities to develop joint research projects with Singaporean universities, healthcare providers, pub ...
ASEAN Economic Community 2015 – the Indonesian challengeMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, September 09, 2014Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education | Transnational education
A recent study has concluded that the Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Economic Community (AEC) 2015 could generate 14 million jobs by 2025, and improve the livelihood of 300 million pe ...
Key enhancements to nursing education, training and development in SingaporeMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, August 12, 2014Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education
The Singapore Ministry of Health has announced key enhancements to the education, training and development of nurses in Singapore, in a bid to attract and retain quality in the sector. There will be o ...
Strategy to boost labour capacity for palliative care sector in Singapore announcedMIP subscribers only
Monday, July 21, 2014Updates | Higher education
The Singapore Government is reviewing education and training initiatives for the healthcare industry, following efforts to boost the labour capacity in palliative care. The announcement creates opport ...

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