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One of the emergent polytechnic colleges of Singapore is Temasek Polytechnic Institute. The college was an initiative of Dr. Tony Tan and other members of the Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore. Since then, Temasek Polytechnic has made the country proud from its imposing positive effects on the education sector.|
The College offers 52 full-time diploma courses and 40 part-time courses are offered to its students to pick from. The college has made special schools for different fields of study. Some of them are: School of Applied Science, School of Business, School of Design, School of Engineering, School of Humanities & Social Sciences, School of Informatics & IT etc.
There are other amazingly wide arrays of vocational courses for students to choose from too. These courses are provided by the institute to get the students overview of the industry they are opting to work at a later stage in. Also the institute curriculum hones the skill set of students to meet the needs of the industry they shall be working for.
Admission Process and Eligibility Criteria:
Eligibility: The candidate must have appeared in the GCE O Level examinations of the previous/existing academic year. Foreign students registered to sit for the O-level examinations in the DPA admission exercise year of the can apply. Students outside Singapore enrolled in government, government-aided and independent schools may also apply.
Admissions: Admissions are based upon parameters like cut-off points, course intakes and aggregate computation. Applications may vary according to the courses selected. Successful applicants are notified through SMS service.
Awards and Scholarships:
The college has a list of available scholarship schemes for deserving students. The scholarships are available for students enrolled in all diploma courses but the diploma in Consumer Science & Technology course. Some of the scholarships offered by the college areExternal Scholarships,School of Applied Science Scholarships, Scholarship for Students who have followed Early Childhood Schooling, Co-Curricular Activities Awards Scholarship, etc.Every scholarship offered in the college as its own norms which can be read about at the college’s official website.
The college focuses on developing the imperative skills in its students that will help him/her in getting a job. Features like Industry practices, seminars on relative fields from industry practitioners make Temasek students a complete package for job placements.
One of the coordinating departments that work for student internship and job placement is the International Relations & Industry Services Department. IRIS encourages innovation and commercialization within the staff and the students.
Stress on All Round development of fellow Students
Apart from imparting academic knowledge Temasek Polytechnic Institute believes in overall development. So actively involves in Staff/student exchange programs, also gives the opportunity to deserving students for an internship at “Foreign” lands, apart from encouraging Overseas study trips. To develop the social skills of students the institute also gets involved in cultural exchange programs for students.
Campus is a technological hub with Wireless connection accessible to all students of the campus and encouraging e-learning and online training environment. Teacher – student ratio is extremely encouraging too with 1:13 stats- any parent around the globe will be overwhelmed to get their child admitted in Temasek Polytechnic Institute.
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