The Committee for Private Education released the results of its Private Education Institution (PEI) Graduate Employment Survey (GES) today. The annual survey aims to help students make informed decisions on their education choices. 42 PEIs were surveyed in this exercise, of which 30 had graduates from full-time bachelor’s level External Degree Programmes (EDPs).
Minister for Trade and Industry (Industry), Mr S Iswaran, launched the Marine & Offshore Engineering (M&OE) Industry Transformation Map (ITM) today at the Trade Association Hub at Jurong Town Hall, in conjunction with the establishment of an ITM Programme Office within the Association of Singapore Marine Industries (ASMI).
The Singapore maritime industry looks well-positioned for the future, with strong support from SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG), the Maritime and Port Authority of Singapore (MPA), and Singapore Maritime Officers’ Union (SMOU) in the form of continued funding for the Tripartite Nautical and Engineering Training Award (TNTA & TETA) Programmes worth S$12.6 million.
Mrs Josephine Teo, Minister, Prime Minister's Office and Second Minister for Home Affairs and Second Minister for Manpower, launched the Security Industry Transformation Map (ITM) today at the Lifelong Learning Institute. The event was attended by over 250 guests, including tripartite stakeholders and Government agencies.
Minister for Education (Higher Education and Skills) and Second Minister for Defence Mr Ong Ye Kung officiated at the signing of a work-learn Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Ministry of Defence (MINDEF)’s Defence Cyber Organisation (DCO) and the Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) today.
The Ministry of Health (MOH) and Workforce Singapore (WSG) are expanding the Healthcare Professional Conversion Programmes (PCPs) with the introduction of a new degree level programme for Nursing at the National University of Singapore’s Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies (NUS Nursing).