Singapore is an Island country in Southeast Asia. It is very much economically developed. It is one of the top financial hub in the world. As Asian countries are getting economically stronger , Singapore possess as significant advantage in terms of trade and business growth. Singapore also has a strong focus on the education and research which is clearly reflected in the standards of the business institutions. Government has made many provisions so that many Singapore residents can be enrolled into the higher education system. Private education is highly regulated by the government.
It is one of the premier destination for business education and many international students are coming to Singapore in recent times to pursue their higher education. The course fees are pretty less and cost of living is affordable so that students come to get world class education in a cheaper cost .
The top business institutions are international accredited and acclaimed for top class education from resourceful professors and research facilities. Getting into one of the top institutes of Singapore is difficult as they require GMAT Score for English proficiency , good academic records and valuable work experience. TOFEL and IELTS scores may be required in some universities to show the general English proficiency to attend the courses.
Business Schools in Singapore
|Institute Name||Location||Establishment Year|
|National University of Singapore – NUS Business School||Kent Ridge Drive||1965|
|INSEAD Business School||Ayer Rajah Avenue||2000|
|Nanyang Business School – Nanyang Technological University (NTU)||Nanyang Avenue||1980|
|Singapore Management University – Lee Kong Chian School of Business||Bras Basah||2000|
|James Cook University Of Australia, Singapore�||Upper Thomson Road||2003|
|S P Jain School of Global Management, Singapore||Hyderabad Road||2005|
The top institutions not only provide world class education but provide resources for research and are linked with their international counterparts for knowledge transfer. These institutions also provide an international exposure. Many of the foreign institutes opened their campuses in Singapore to meet the demand of international students who come to study here. Singapore has well developed infrastructure, political stability which makes it easier to improve the educational system.
Many of the corporates have opened their regional offices here and attract best talent to work for them by providing job opportunities and good salary. It also makes business schools learn from the corporates practical skill sets for education. Singapore universities also provide wide range of courses in MBA program, Executive MBA Program and Doctoral program.
The Tuition fees vary widely from courses to courses in different universities. Internationals students can get grants, scholarships based on their merits. Singapore has 6 universities and the top most are the National university of Singapore, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Management University. Many foreign business schools have established their campuses in Singapore and have partnership with local universities for education and research.
NUS Business School : Established in 1965 in Singapore It is one of the best b school in Asia to get your management degree. There are wide range of courses in MBA, Executive MBA , doctoral programs in here which are of international standards. The school is accredited from international standard bodies for the high quality education and research facilities and comes in top league of business schools around the world.
INSEAD: Established in 1957 at Fontainebleau , Paris it is one of the most prestigious institution in World and best in Europe. INSEAD Asia Campus is located at Ayer Rajah Avenue , Singapore founded in 2000. It offers MBA , Executive MBA, Doctoral and research facilities in Business Administration and in many course programs.
Singapore Management University : Established in 2000, It is a public funded university with international accreditation for the quality of education in MBA, Doctoral programs in Management and other courses.
James Cook University Singapore is the offshore campus of James Cook University, Australia. Established in 2003 in Singapore, It offers high quality management education to students in MBA and other programs.
Last Updated on : 12th August 2013