Articles on Higher Education

Different Modes of Online Learning Debunked

By Geralyne Kaye Ong With the Internet at our disposal, learning is no longer confined to four walls, a chalkboard and a room filled with study tables and chairs. Large amounts of scholarly data in the form of PDF documents, tutorial videos and even ...

Getting a Letter of Recommendation from Your Lecturer

When applying for University or a scholarship award, you will need more than just paper qualifications to stand out from the hundreds of other applicants. You may have aced all your tests and examinations, but that’s not enough to convince the ...

Part-Time Postgraduate Students: Balancing Work, Life and Studies

Many working professionals are wary of taking a year or two off from their careers in order to pursue postgraduate studies full-time, even if they stand to enjoy better career prospects after graduating. Others may dread the additional f ...

What Should I Take Note of as a Mature Student?

Regardless of how old you are, we’re glad you’ve decided to commence your studies. The decision to do so couldn’t be made at a better time, given the Government’s enhanced support for Singaporeans to upgrade themselves.   ...