international school opens in the east

One World International School opens The 44th international school opens in Singapore to offer foreign-system curricula to students aged three to eleven. One World International School, started by Mumbai-based businessman Nishant Garodia, will be headed by Noel Hurley, who was for seven years the principal of the Australian International School’s …

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singaporean youths exposed to the intricacies of policy-making in singapore

First public policy competition held in Singapore Singapore’s Public Service Division organised the first public policy competition to expose students to the intricacies of policy-making. Through this competition, some 400 undergraduates from National University of Singapore (NUS), Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and Singapore Management University (SMU) proposed ideas on handling …

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singapore government offers grant for cancer research

Government funding for cancer research Singapore’s Education Ministry, National Research Foundation and National University of Singapore are providing generous funding to do research on treatments for the Asia-iPacific’s number 1 killer – cancer. The Cancer Research Centre of Excellence will be receiving a total of $256 million over seven years …

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singapore’s a*star offering attachments to students from foreign universities

A*STAR offers student attachment programmes from overseas Research attachment to promote greater collaboration between two communities Singapore’s Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) recently signed an agreement to allow students from the UK’s University of Sheffield to complete a 2-year attachment at the agency. This is to promote greater …

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