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Singaporean universities see sharp rise in intakes for technology degrees

2 Dec 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Singaporean institutions have been responding faster than their Australian counterparts in attracting students into technology degrees to address the growing demand for specialised techical skills in ...

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Singapore Polytechnic introduces artificial intelligence diploma combating ICT skills shortage

11 Nov 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore Polytechnic has followed in the footsteps of Singapore University of Technology and Design to offer the country’s first full-time diploma program in applied artificial intelligence and analy ...

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Singapore’s Cybersecurity Industry Call for Innovation 2019 now open

25 Oct 2019 Singapore Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore’s Cybersecurity Agency has announced the next Cybersecurity Industry Call for Innovation 2019 to identify potential solutions that can satisfy the challenge statements from nine participatin ...

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Singapore’s first integrated translational R&D hub for boosting clinical diagnostics research

15 Oct 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore now has an integrated translational R&D hub, supporting clinical diagnostics in collaboration between the National University of Singapore (NUS), Agilent Technologies and National University ...

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A*STAR and CSIRO seek proposals for innovative solutions in food for precision health

15 Oct 2019 Singapore Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore’s national research agency, A*STAR, has partnered with Australia’s CSIRO to launch the first Singapore-Australia Bilateral Program on Innovations in Food for Precision Health. The project s ...

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Australian innovators invited to join global startup competition in Singapore

9 Oct 2019 Singapore Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

Singapore Management University’s is inviting Australian student entrepreneurs and innovators to join their annual startup challenge, the Lee Kuan Yew Global Business Plan Competition (LKYGBPC), wi ...

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Online education opportunities in the UAE

16 Sep 2019 Vietnam Indonesia Malaysia Philippines Singapore China India Market insights Schools ELICOS Vocational Education and Training (VET) Higher education Transnational education Education news Edtech Online MIP subscribers only

The UAE Government remains committed to the education sector through the UAE Vision 2021 National Agenda. Vision 2021 is a push towards transforming the emirate into a sustainable and a digitally empo ...

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Singapore introduces through-train program to guarantee pathways for polytechnic graduates into local universities

22 Aug 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Australian universities that recruit international students from Singapore’s five polytechnics will now face a new challenge — as the Singapore Ministry of Education has announced a through-train prog ...

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Exploring food and agribusiness research opportunities in Singapore

15 Aug 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Australian universities with strong capabilities in the food and agribusiness sectors can tap into existing and new opportunities in Singapore, as additional government funding has been announced to s ...

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Singapore university develops new artificial intelligence degree

31 Jul 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

For the first time in Singapore, a degree in design and artificial intelligence (AI) will be introduced by the Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) to address the talent shortage withi ...

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Knowing our competitors — Austrade transnational education report released

30 Jul 2019 United Arab Emirates Vietnam Indonesia Malaysia Philippines Singapore China India Sri Lanka Vocational Education and Training (VET) Higher education Reports Transnational education Education news Edtech Online MIP subscriber content

Driven by global demand for quality education and skills and underpinned by strong national policies and strategies supporting international education, Australia maintains a well-established reputatio ...

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Food biotech startup in Singapore seeks Australian university partner for clinical trials

8 Jul 2019 Singapore Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

A food biotech startup in Singapore seeks an Australian university partner to undertake food clinical trials in Australia. The trial will focus on conducting bioavailability tests using food samples t ...

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Aquaculture accelerator program in Singapore seeks Australian startups and R&D partners

1 Jul 2019 Singapore Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

An aquaculture accelerator program in Singapore seeks to connect with Australian startups (early-stage) and research commercialisation offices of Australian universities for R&D and innovation project ...

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Singapore’s education institutions offer new programs to support urban farming sector

28 Feb 2019 Singapore Market insights Schools Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Republic Polytechnic has developed a new part-time Diploma in Applied Science in Urban Agricultural Technology — a first-of-its-kind in Singapore, to build a strong core of agricultural technologists ...

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Singaporean university seeks research collaborations in engineering and technology

28 Feb 2019 Singapore Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

A multidisciplinary university in Singapore is keen to explore collaborations with Australian research institutions across the key segments of healthcare, cities, aviation, artificial intelligence and ...

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Participate in an ASEAN-wide three-month digital marketing campaign

26 Feb 2019 Myanmar Thailand Vietnam Indonesia Malaysia Philippines Singapore Schools ELICOS Vocational Education and Training (VET) Higher education Opportunities Transnational education Alumni Education news Edtech Online MIP subscribers only

Australian education providers, state and territory governments, peak bodies and other education institutions are invited to collaborate with Austrade for a three-month ASEAN-wide digital marketing ca ...

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Singapore introduces new dietetics, nutrition and air transport degrees competition

22 Feb 2019 Singapore Market insights Higher education Education news MIP subscribers only

Australian universities will soon face more competition in attracting Singaporean students into their dietetics, nutrition and air transport degrees. Currently, such degrees are only available oversea ...

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Private education provider in Singapore seeks university partners for offshore degree programs

24 Aug 2018 Singapore Higher education Opportunities Education news MIP subscribers only

A Singaporean private education institute is seeking Australian university partners to deliver undergraduate and postgraduate programs in technology, logistics, education, finance and media. The insti ...

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