Singapore Institute of Technology
The Singapore Institute of Technology university.Established in 2009, the university primarily caters to local polytechnic graduates who desire to pursue a bachelor’s degree.
The university remains a popular choice for polytechnic graduates and it is known for offering practice-oriented and industry-focused degrees in Engineering, Chemical Engineering and Food Technology, Infocomm Technology, Health and Social Sciences, Design and Specialised Businesses through collaboration with ten of its overseas university partners from the Germany, United States and UK, along with the five local polytechnics. A Bill was passed in the Parliament of Singapore on February 17, 2014 conferring the university autonomous status, allowing it to confer its own degrees. The university begin enrolling its inaugural cohort of students for its own degree programmes in Academic Year 2014/2015.
- The Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT) was established in 2009 to provide more upgrading opportunities for Polytechnic upgraders to obtain industry-focussed degrees
- SIT endeavours to develop individuals who build on their interests and talents to impact society by providing a nurturing environment that is uniquely enriched by world-class partners