An island country & a city-state & often called as a ‘city in the garden’, Singapore is the world’s 4th leading financial centre and a cosmopolitan world city, playing a key role in international trade and finance. Singapore ranks 5th in the Human Development Index, has the 3rd highest GDP per capita thus leading in several economic sectors being home to world’s 3rd-largest foreign exchange, 3rd-leading financial centre, 3rd-largest oil-refining and trading centre, world’s largest oil-rig producer and world’s top Logitics hub!
One of the five founding members of ASEAN, Singapore is also the host of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Secretariat and a member of the East Asia Summit, Non-Aligned Movement (NAM) and the Commonwealth of Nations.
Population: Approx.56 lacs (5.6 mn)
Area: 719 km2
Language: English, Malay, Mandarin, Chinese & TAMIL
Religion: Buddhism, Christianity, Islam, Taoism & Hinduism
Currency: Singapore$ (SGD)
Life Expectancy: 83.2 Year
GDP per Capita: $ 55,231 (Nominal)
Literacy Percent: 99% 96.8
August/September: 1st & Major intake
Jan/Feb: 2nd intake
Across popular colleges there are multiple intakes bimonthly or quarterly.