Education

How much does it cost to send your children to a university abroad?

by ValuePenguin Studying at a university abroad offers students a great opportunity to gain foreign language skills, exposure to other cultures and even international work experience. With that said, studying overseas can be very expensive. We set out to determine about how much it would cost to send your child to some of the best universities outside of Singapore. A recent …

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School Terms and Holidays for 2019

The school year for 2019 for all MOE primary and secondary schools will start on Wednesday, 2 January and end on Friday, 15 November 2019, the Ministry of Education (MOE) stated in a press release on Wednesday (15 August). The ministry noted that the last day of the final school term for schools which will be used as venues for the …

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Rainforest school doesn’t teach by the book

by Tan Yi Han The little girl clenched her jaws as she pinched her teacher with all her strength. Yet the teacher remained calm and spoke to her in an angelic voice: it hurts a lot when you do this. Eventually, the girl relaxed and cooperated when the teacher asked her again to finish her food. At Rainforest Treehouse Wonderland, …

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Which MBA in Singapore offers the best Return on Investment?

by ValuePenguin Getting a business school degree is one of the most substantial investments individuals can make in themselves. Therefore, it is important to clearly analyse the cost and potential career outcomes of attending various MBA programs. Pursuing a Master's in Business Administration (MBA) can be an expensive and time consuming endeavor. Programs can cost more than S$100,000 and require multiple …

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128 students awarded the Singapore-Industry Scholarship

128 students received the 2018 Singapore-Industry Scholarship (SgIS) on Thursday (2 August) at an award ceremony with Second Minister for Education and Finance, Ms Indranee Rajah as guest-of-honour. In a press release, Ministry of Education (MOE) stated that SgIS is a multi-industry undergraduate scholarship which aims to groom future Singaporean industry leaders in strategic sectors that are critical for Singapore’s development. …

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Which MBA in Singapore offers the best return on investment?

by ValuePenguin Getting a business school degree is one of the most substantial investments individuals can make in themselves. Therefore, it is important to clearly analyse the cost and potential career outcomes of attending various MBA programs. MBAs with the Highest Return on Investment Pursuing a Master's in Business Administration (MBA) can be an expensive and time consuming endeavor. However, earning …

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