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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

News and opportunities

‘Earn and Learn’ program gaining traction among Singaporean polytechnic graduatesMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, May 12, 2015Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education
The SkillsFuture Earn and Learn Programme run by the Singapore Workforce Development Agency (WDA) has gained traction among polytechnic graduates keen on accelerating their transition into the workfor ...
Enhancing provider mobility in cross-border higher education across Asia-PacificMIP subscribers only
Thursday, April 16, 2015Updates | Higher education | Transnational education
A workshop in Hanoi has explored research findings about enhancing provider mobility in cross-border higher education in the APEC region. The workshop was organised by the Department of Foreign Affair ...
Singapore's private education sector sees declining local student numbersMIP subscribers only
Monday, March 23, 2015Updates | Higher education
Singapore’s private education sector is experiencing considerable decline in local student recruitment due to the expansion of undergraduate spaces in Singapore’s six public universities. While transn ...
Budget 2015: More training and development opportunities anticipated for Singapore’s PMEsMIP subscribers only
Friday, March 06, 2015Updates | Vocational Education and Training (VET) | Higher education
The Singapore Budget 2015, released on 23 February, lays the foundation for better training and development opportunities for Singaporeans through the ‘SkillsFuture’ initiative. Singaporeans will be g ...
Opportunity to promote Australian doctoral programs in continuing education and training in SingaporeMIP subscribers only
Tuesday, March 03, 2015Updates | Higher education
A Singaporean institute has launched a research grant to encourage Singaporeans to pursue doctoral studies specialising in Continuing Education and Training (CET). Australian institutions that offer d ...

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