CT to hold Singapore Education Day


Photo shows the James Cook University Singapore Campus.

MIRI: CT Academic Services (CT) will hold its Singapore Education Day on Saturday (April 29) from 9am to 3pm at its Pelita Commercial Centre office.

Representatives from James Cook University, Kaplan Higher Education Academy, and PSB Academy will be available to meet with students and parents.

Kaplan and PSB Academy will offer application fee waivers for on-the-spot applications.

The next intakes for Singapore will be next month and July.

The Singapore campus of James Cook University is fully owned by James Cook University Australia, which is ranked in the top 2 per cent of universities in the world.

James Cook University Australia established its Singapore campus in 2003 and offers a suite of university level programmes covering Business, Information Technology, Psychology, and Education.

The university has the highest level of accreditation in Singapore for private education providers known as EduTrust Star, which is only awarded to institutions displaying the highest possible standard in their academic programmes, student experience, and in the manner in which they operate.

Kaplan comprises of three entities – Kaplan Higher Education Academy (KHEA), Kaplan Higher Education Institute (KHEI), and Kaplan Learning Institute (KLI).

It was conferred a record nine awards at the JobsCentral Learning Training and Education Development (TED) Awards 2016, making Kaplan the ‘Best Private Education Institution’, ‘Best Corporate Training Provider’, and ‘Gold Standard Service Provider’ in the selected categories/discipline by entity.

The awards stringently assessed by an esteemed panel of judges consisting industry experts and voting by members of the public include Best Private Education Institution in the areas of business management, communications and media, computer science and IT and marketing, as well as the Gold Standard in accountancy and hospitality and tourism.

Kaplan Singapore was also publicly voted as the leading education provider – ranked No. 1 Preferred Private Education Institution overall consecutively in the JobsCentral Learning Rankings and Survey for 2012/2013 and 2013/2014, awarded gold status in the Reader’s Digest Trusted Brands Asia 2015, and recipient of the Top 3 Best Private Institutes in AsiaOne’s People’s Choice Award from 2013 to 2016.

Kaplan Professional, part of Kaplan Learning Institute, was voted the Best Corporate Leadership Programme and the Best Corporate Learning and Development Provider by HRM Asia Readers’ Choice for 2015 and 2016 respectively.

Through its three entities, Kaplan offers more than 300 full-time and part-time academic programmes, over 200 workforce skills qualifications courses and professional qualifications such as Association of Chartered Certified Accountants, and Chartered Financial Analyst.

Kaplan serves over 30,000 learners from more than 30 countries worldwide.

Meanwhile, PSB Academy is one of the top private education institutions of choice in Singapore with more than 50 years’ experience, and a holistic approach that gives students the edge and helps them stay competitive.

They offer franchise programmes with partner universities such as La Trobe University, the University of Newcastle and University of Wollongong in Australia, as well as Coventry University and Edinburgh Napier University in the United Kingdom, enabling students to complete their degrees at a much faster pace in just under three years for Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia school leavers.

Programmes range from certificates, diplomas, undergraduate to postgraduate degrees across multi-disciplines of Accounting and Finance, Business and Communications, Engineering and Technology, Life and Physical Sciences, and English Language.

Students and school leavers are invited to contact CT Academic Services on 085-438830, or counsellors Crystal (013-8307830), Ing Hui (012-8992866), or Esther (010-9772111) for free appointments or enquiries.

CT Academic Services is located at Lot 618, 1st Floor, Pelita Commercial Centre.