Kaplan Singapore is part of one of the world’s largest education companies, Kaplan, Inc., a US$2.6b business owned by The Washington Post Company. Kaplan provides educational and career services for individuals, schools and businesses, catering to more than 1 million students from more than 600 locations around the world.
Today, some 18,000 students are enrolled in Kaplan Singapore courses, pursuing both full-time and part-time programs. These courses range from diplomas and degrees to professional Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) and Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) qualifications and post-graduate degrees including MBAs and PhDs. Disciplines offered include Business and Management, Engineering, Information Technology, Communications, Education and Social Sciences.
Benchmarked against global best practices and standards, Kaplan Singapore works closely with University and training partners to provide a range of high-quality, internationally recognised qualifications with a rigorous set of standard operating procedures to ensure quality service.
Kaplan Singapore, through Kaplan Higher Education and Kaplan Financial, are recipients of the Singapore Quality Class Award for Private Education Organisations. In addition, Kaplan Higher Education was one of the first private education institutions to be awarded the ISO 9001 certification and Kaplan Financial has also been recognized as Singapore’s first Platinum Approved Provider, the highest level of recognition that ACCA awards to its tuition providers who meet strict criteria covering a wide range of areas including student pass rates and facilities for students.
Kaplan City Campus
The Kaplan City Campuses, the largest city campus for a private education institution in Singapore, are centrally-located in the Orchard Road and Dhoby Ghaut districts. The Kaplan City Campus @ Orchard is a spacious 60,000 square foot campus equipped with 31 classrooms, state-of-the-art facilities, student lounge, comprehensive library, and a full-service deli cum café.
The new Kaplan City Campus @ Wilkie Edge occupies 20,000 square feet of the entire 2nd level of the new Wilkie Edge building. Comprising a total of 19 classrooms, Wilkie Edge is located along Selegie Road, near the junction of Wilkie Road and Sophia Road. The site is within a 10-minute walk from the Dhoby Ghaut MRT station, the only MRT interchange in Singapore for the North-South and North-East MRT Line and the future Circle Line. The area is a major civic, arts and cultural centre of Singapore and has increasing concentration of educational institutions within the vicinity.