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Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)

15 Sponsorships per year

Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS) is one of Singapore's six autonomous universities and its mission is to provide lifelong education that equips learners to serve society. Home to more than 15,000 students, SUSS provides an applied education that targets both fresh school leavers and adult learners, with a focus on the social sciences. It adopts a flexible and practice-focused learning approach and offers more than 70 degree programmes in various disciplines. Eligible students taking SUSS's undergraduate programmes enjoy government subsidies and access to government bursaries, tuition fee loans and study loans. For more information on Singapore University of Social Sciences, please visit www.suss.edu.sg.

Sponsorship Details

  • 15 sponsorships per year for students pursuing part-time undergraduate programmes, Bachelor of Laws or graduate programmes at SUSS.

Candidates would have to submit application to SUSS here before proceeding to apply for the SUSS-SAFRA Sponsorship.

For undergraduate programmes, submit your sponsorship application here.
For graduate programmes, submit your sponsorship application here.


Tel: 6248 9777

Email: student_recruitment@suss.edu.sg

Website: www.suss.edu.sg

Terms and Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the Sponsorship before applying. Terms and Conditions apply.

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James Cook University(Singapore)

15 Sponsorships for selected Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes

The Singapore campus of James Cook University (JCU) is fully owned by James Cook University Australia, which is ranked in the top 2% of universities in the world by The 2020 Academic Ranking of World Universities (ARWU). James Cook University Australia established its Singapore campus in 2003 as part of its expressed intent of internationalising its activities and offers a suite of university level programs at the Singapore campus covering the areas of Business, Commerce, Economics, Information Technology, Cybersecurity, Psychology, Education, Science, Accounting, Arts, Aquaculture, Environmental Science, Games Design, Tourism and Hospitality. Browse through our course pages to find out how you can earn a JCU degree in Singapore, please visit https://www.jcu.edu.sg/courses-and-study/courses

Sponsorship Details

  • 15 x Sponsorships* for the selected Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes

*The scholarship is at 50% of the full programme fee to SAFRA Members who will be joining JCUS as new students.

Applicants will need to fill up 2 application forms from these links here and here


James Cook University (Sims Drive Campus)

Mailing Address - 149 Sims Drive, Singapore 387380

Tel: 6709 3888

Email: admissions-singapore@jcu.edu.au

Website: www.jcu.edu.sg

Terms and Conditions

You are advised to read through the Terms and Conditions for the Sponsorship before applying. Terms and Conditions apply.

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SIM Global Education (SIMGE)

10 Sponsorships for selected Diploma and Undergraduate programmes

SIM GE is the leading private educational institution in Singapore. Drawing about 18,000 full-time and part-time students and adult learners from over 40 countries, with more than 80 academic programmes, it adopts a holistic learning approach to equip students with a global edge.

Sponsorship Details

  • 5x Sponsorships for Full-Time Diploma programmes awarded by SIM*
  • 5x Sponsorships for University of London (UOL), Part-Time Undergraduate Degree programmes**

* Sponsorships are based on 50% of SIM course fees.

** Sponsorships exclude fees payable directly to UOL

Download application form here.


Tel: 6248 1929

Website: www.simge.edu.sg

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply.

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PSB Academy

8 Sponsorships for selected Certificate, Diploma and Bachelor Degree programmes and 2 Sponsorships for Diploma in Business Studies (E-learning)

Once known as Singapore’s Productivity and Standards Board, PSB Academy is known today as “The Future Academy”, with an approach to education that focuses on what really matters: performance in the New Economy. In 2016, the Academy was conferred “Best Private Education Institution in Singapore” by the Business Excellence and Research Group and earned a PRISM award for its "Outstanding Overall Corporate Reputation programme" by the Institute of Public Relations Singapore.

It hosts over 12,000 students from over 50 nationalities in its slate of certificate, diploma, degree and postgraduate programmes every year. Students from the Academy enjoy excellent graduation outcomes. In 2015, idstats research consultancy found that around nine in 10 local/ international students found perm/temp employment within six months of graduation; six in 10 benefited from pay raises and/or career progression; and that graduates took 2.1 months on average to find employment.

Learn more at: www.psb-academy.edu.sg

Sponsorship Details

  • 8x Partial Sponsorships for Certifcate, Diploma and Degree Programmes*
  • 2x Full Sponsorships for Diploma in Business Studies (E-learning) program**

* Sponsorships are based on 50% of standard course fees only.

** Sponsorships are based on 100% of standard course fees only.

Download application form here.


Diploma in Business Studies (E-learning) Program
Website: https://www.psb-academy.edu.sg/psb-academy/diploma-in-business-studies-e-learning

Life and Physical Science (Diploma and Degree Programmes)
Ms Wida Alisa Roslan
Tel: 6390 9025
Email: WidaAlisa.Roslan@psb-academy.edu.sg

Engineering and Technology (Diploma and Degree Programmes)
Mr Steve Chan
6390 9064
Email: Steve.Chan@psb-academy.edu.sg

Business and Management (Diploma and Degree Programmes)
Mr Suresh Ponnusamy
6390 9056
Email: Suresh.Ponnusamy@psb-academy.edu.sg

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply.

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Kaplan Higher Education Institute

2 Sponsorships for part-time Diploma programmes in any chosen discipline

Kaplan offers a wide range of over 20 Diploma programmes that help working professionals balance part-time studies with personal or work commitments through a flexible timetable. Kaplan Diploma graduates may progress to Year 2 of a Degree programme with our renowned university partners to advance their career goals.

Part-time programmes available in the variety of disciplines:

  • Accounting, Banking & Finance
  • Business & Management
  • Health Services
  • Hospitality & Tourism Management
  • Information Technology
  • Law
  • Social Sciences

Sponsorship Details

  • 2x Partial Sponsorships for Part-Time Diplomas / Professional Diplomas / Advanced Diplomas*

*Sponsorships are based on 50% of standard course fees only.

Download application form here.


Tel: 6733 1877

Website: www.kaplan.com.sg/diploma

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply.

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Aventis School of Management

12 Sponsorships for Advanced Diploma, Graduate Diploma, and Master Degree programmes. 15% discounts on all courses and workshops by the Aventis Learning Group.

Aventis School of Management is a leading Graduate School that is affiliated with the European Foundation for Management Development (EFMD) and the European Council for Business Education (ECBE). Unlike other Business Schools that rely heavily on academic research, Aventis’s rich industrial heritage sets itself apart through its unwavering commitment towards delivery of practical-driven curriculum.

Sponsorship Details

  • 5 sponsorship placements for Graduate Diploma* programmes
  • 7 sponsorship placements for Master's Degree** programmes

* Sponsorships are based on 60% of total course fees

** Sponsorships are based on 30% of total course fees

Download application form here.

On top of the above sponsorships on Higher Education programmes, SAFRA members will also enjoy a 15% discount on all listed courses and workshops by the Aventis Learning Group. Please click here for course/ workshops listings.


Tel: 6720 3333

website: www.asm.edu.sg

Terms and Conditions

  • Terms and Conditions apply.
  • Shortlisted candidates for the Aventis School of Management's sponsorship will be required to fill up a separate application form for the respective awarding University/Institution.

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Singapore Raffles Music College

5 Sponsorships for Diploma, Advanced Diploma and Degree programmes.

Since 2001, Singapore Raffles Music College (SRMC) has been one of Singapore’s leading schools for higher learning in music and dance, registered with the Committee for Private Education (CPE).

Steeped in the tradition of excellence, SRMC possesses not only comprehensive curricula, excellent infrastructure, innovative teaching methods but also a team of highly qualified, dedicated and professional academic team. In addition, the College periodically invites renowned musicians (local and overseas) to enhance their student’s musical knowledge and skills.

In 2010, SRMC partnered University of West London (UWL), London College of Music (LCM) – one of the most prestigious tertiary institutions in the UK – to offer various music and dance degree programmes.

Through the years, SRMC has committed itself to producing professional musicians and dancers. To allow ourselves to achieve this, the College has since upgraded to a new campus in 2018.

In 2020, the College has updated their Vision, Mission, and Values statements to be a career-focused arts college. This is to gear focus on allowing their students to have the best head start in their careers by ensuring that their curriculum and industry experiences provide the students with relevant and desired skillsets to succeed in life.

Sponsorship Details

  • 1 sponsorship placement for full sponsorship of the Diploma/Degree programme fees of up to $22,000 in each calendar year
  • 4 sponsorship placements for partial sponsorship of the Diploma/Degree programme fees of up to $10,000 in each calendar year

Programmes include: Diploma in Music, Advanced Diploma in Music, Advanced Diploma in Dance, Bachelor of Music (Honours) Music Performance – Level 6, Bachelor of Music (Honours) Music Performance and Recording, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Music Management, Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Dance – Level 6.

For more information on courses visit https://srmc.edu.sg/en/programmes/

Download application form https://www.cognitoforms.com/SRMC1/shinescholarshipawardapplication


Tel: 6362 5759

Email: enquiries@srmc.edu.sg

Website: https://srmc.edu.sg/

Terms and Conditions apply.


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Auston Institute

38 Sponsorships for Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes


Auston Institute, School of Engineering has been training operators, technicians and assistant engineers in critical industries such as electronic manufacturing, robotics, hardware system integration for more than 20 years. Our graduates go on to work in SMEs, MNCs and GLCs alike such as Micron, Intel, Rolls Royce, United Technologies, DHL, LTA, MHA and more. If you're looking to further your qualifications, the engineering sector is fertile ground for you to plant a meaningful career. 

Students who study with us are awarded a degree from the UK's Top #21 University - University of West England, Bristol (as ranked by the Guardian, 2021 rankings)

Titles offered include:
- Electrical and Electronic Engineering
- Mechanical Engineering (Mechatronics)
- Construction Project Management

Upcoming titles (2022 onwards) include:
- Mechanical Engineering (Manufacturing)
- Quantity Surveying and Commercial Management
- Business Management
- Management and Marketing

Students who are joining from O Level or NITEC qualifications are welcome to apply for the Specialist Diplomas, Diplomas, and Higher Diplomas that also lead to the degrees listed above.

Sponsorship Details

• 38 Sponsorships* for Undergraduate and Postgraduate programmes

*Sponsorships cover 60% of total course fees.

• Students who require entry at the Specialist Diplomas, Diplomas, Higher Diplomas will be entitled to 50% on full course fees on those levels. 

Applications are accepted on www.auston.edu.sg/SAFRA


Tel: 6334 5900

Website: www.auston.edu.sg/SAFRA

Terms and Conditions apply.


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Amity Global Institute

8 Sponsorships for Foundation, Diploma and Advanced Diploma programmes

Amity in Singapore strives to be an institute of excellence that provides quality education and fosters life-long learning to nurture the next generation of global leaders. Amity offers globally recognised degrees in partnership with the University of London, University of Northampton, Teesside University & University for the Creative Arts.

The campus is located at the House of Tan Yeok Nee, 101 Penang Road. The House of Tan Yeok Nee is a gazetted national monument and is strategically located within the Orchard Road precinct, directly across the Istana – the Presidential Office of the Republic of Singapore.

Foundation Studies
An Amity foundation course offers students a solid foundation in skill sets and experience for developing a career in their chosen profession. It is designed to prepare students for moving into a Degree or Master’s level programme.

Amity offers a variety of diploma courses that are tailored to support students' long-term goals and enable them to enrol in degrees offered by our university partners. The following are some of the advantages of our diploma programmes:
• Choice of Full-time and Part-time study.
• Choice of five disciplines.
• Pathway to four UK universities partners programs.
• Conducive learning climate environment at Amity campus.

Sponsorship Details

• 8 Sponsorships* for Foundation, Diploma and Advanced Diploma programmes
*Sponsorships cover 100% of total course fees.

Download application form here.


Name: Patrick Yu

Tel: 9745 7349

Email: yccpatrick@singapore.amity.edu

Website: https://www.amitysingapore.sg/

Terms and Conditions apply.


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East Asia Institute of Management (EAIM)

50 Sponsorships for selected Bachelor Degree Programmes

East Asia Institute of Management (EAIM) is a 4-year EduTrust certified PEI and Singapore Quality Class member.

EAIM provide a comprehensive range of undergraduate and postgraduate programmes across various disciplines. In addition to our Diploma and Advanced Diploma programmes, we collaborate with 2 university partners from UK – Queen Margaret University and De Montfort University to offer Bachelor’s and Master’s Degree programmes.

Sponsorship Details

  • 50x Sponsorship for selected Bachelor Degree Programmes on the following disciplines:
    • Accountancy
    • Business & Management
    • Hospitalitity & Tourism Management
  • Programmes are awarded by the Queen Margaret University and De Montfort University

Sponsorships are valued at 70% for year 1 Diploma, year 2 Advanced Diploma and year 3 Final-year Degree tuition and examination fees.

SAFRA members who are awarded these sponsored placements can look forward to a 70% sponsorship of the EAIM diploma and advanced diploma programme, and also 70% of the Final-year degree course and exam fees.

Polytechnic diploma graduates who meet the academic criteria for direct entry into the Final-year undergraduate programme will receive 50% sponsorship of the tuition and examination fees

Download application form here.

Educational benefits for SAFRA members

  • 20% off Certificate, Diploma and Advanced Diploma programmes
  • 10% off final year Degree and Postgraduate programmes


Tel: 6252 5500 (General & Programme Enquiries)

Website: www.eaim.edu.sg

Terms and Conditions

Terms and Conditions apply.


TMC Academy

As an academic establishment since 1981, TMC is fully committed to providing quality and value-added educational courses and services to local and international students alike. In May 2010, TMC Academy received the 4-year EduTrust Certification awarded by the Committee for Private Education (CPE), a statutory board established under the Private Education Act with the legislative power to regulate the private education section in Singapore. TMC ensures that students enjoy a genuinely high quality academic qualification that will greatly enhance successes in their professional career.

Sponsorship Details

There are 5 scholarships available for each category per calendar year. TMC will provide 50% grant on the course fee for the following categories:

  • TMC Foundation / Professional / Graduate Diploma and Higher Diploma programmes
  • Final-year Top-Up Bachelor Degree programmes offered and delivered at TMC

Note: Upon graduating from TMC Higher Diploma, the scholarship holders are not automatically given the 50% grant for the Final-year Top-Up Bachelor Degree programmes. Interested graduates would need to apply separately.

Download application form here.

Study Grant for all SAFRA applicants and SAFRA Staff:

  • 10% grant on course fee for TMC Foundation / Professional / Graduate Diploma and Higher Diploma programmes
  • S$1,000 grant off course fee for TMC Final-year Top-up Bachelor Degree programmes (this cannot be used in conjunction with any progression discount for graduates of TMC Higher Diploma programmes).


Applicants applying for the SAFRA-TMC Study Grant and Scholarship programme must satisfy the following eligibility criteria:

  1. Applicants must be Singapore citizen who have good academic and co-curricular activities records, strong language skills and demonstrate leadership qualities;
  2. Applicants must not already be a degree holder;
  3. Applicants may only apply for either one type of Study grant or scholarship for any one programme at any one time; and
  4. Applicants must meet the entry requirements stipulated by TMC and its partners, if relevant, from time to time for the relevant programmes.


Tel: 6690 9599

Website: www.tmc.edu.sg

Terms and Conditions

Applicants are subjected to TMC Academy and SAFRA’s eligibility criteria. Interviews are required for scholarship application. Terms and conditions apply.