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Amity Global Institute Singapore Review: Top 10 Frequently Asked Questions

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Have some questions about Amity Global Institute Singapore? You’re in luck since there is a great chance that you will find what you’re looking for in this blog post.

We have answered the top 10 most frequently asked questions about the institute. Additionally, we have also provided the important things to know when you’re considering enrolling in this university.

Let’s begin!

 

Background

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Amity Global Institute Singapore is a leading global education provider with over two decades of experience. The university offers a variety of industry-oriented management programmes from leading academicians as well as corporate world members.

What’s more, this institute is part of the Amity Education Group. It is a not-for-profit education foundation known for providing world-class education and skills training. They also have campuses situated in different parts of the world. You’ll find an Amity campus in Amsterdam, Dubai, London, Singapore, New York, Delhi, and Tashkent.

 

1. What is Amity Global Institute known for?

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To begin with, Amity Global Institute is known for preparing its students well to seize future career opportunities. Being able to help many individuals get started on their professional journeys, Amity Global Institute takes pride in its latest, globally benchmarked curriculum and teaching methodologies.

Programme Levels

Moreover, to cater to many aspiring professionals, the faculty offers world-class skills training and education at different levels. The programme levels that a student can choose from are as follows: master’s degree, bachelor’s degree, diploma courses, and foundation courses. In addition, they provide English courses that will equip one to become more globally competitive in their respective field.

Professional Qualification & Training

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Wait, it doesn’t stop there! As their corporate world members and leading academicians seek to produce skilful and industry-ready individuals, the university also offers programmes such as certification courses.

There is a variety of certification courses you can pick from. Amity provides them in the following areas:

  • Accounting & Finance
  • Communication & Team Building
  • Information and Communications Technology (ICT)
  • Sales & Marketing
  • Workplace Productivity & Problem Solving

Visit this page to see the full list of their certification courses. You’ll also see here the important details of each certification course.

 

2. Is an Amity degree recognised?

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With over two decades of experience in higher education, Amity Global Institute has been recognised by many accrediting bodies for its commitment and dedication to advance knowledge and foster lifelong learning.

Awards and Accreditation

Particularly, the Committee for Private Education (CPE) is one of the accrediting bodies that recognised Amity’s outstanding performance with regards to managing its institution, giving high standard education, and ensuring the students’ welfare. The university received the EduTrust Certification and has also achieved a renewal last 2019 for a 4-year term until November 2023.

Apart from this, Amity Global Institute has also been accredited by the Chinese Service Center of Scholarly Exchange (CSCSE) under the Ministry of Education (MOE) of the People’s Republic of China. This accrediting body recognised all the degree courses delivered by Amity and its other institutional partners.

By the way, you might want to check out our list of Top 9 Private Universities in Singapore—Amity made it to the cut!

Employability and Career Guidance

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Amity ensures that every student is provided with career guidance and assistance to maximise their potential in the outside world and enhance their skills further. They specifically do this by conducting different industry-oriented activities that give the students opportunities to have more interaction and exposure to industries and the corporate world.

Furthermore, graduates are given more employment opportunities in China. This is due to the accreditation of the institution awarded by the Chinese Service Center of Scholarly Exchange (CSCSE) under the Ministry of Education (MOE) of the People’s Republic of China. This accrediting body has recognised all degree courses delivered by Amity Global Institute and its other institutional partners.

Now that you know this, you might also want to know some tips to land a job right after graduation. If you want to check it out, then go to this blog post.

 

3. Which universities have entered a partnership with Amity Global Institute?

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Amity Global Institute Singapore has partnered with reputable universities around the world including in the UK. The names of the partner universities in the UK are as follows: the University of London, University of Northampton, University for the Creative Arts, and Teesside University.

As a matter of fact, all the institutional partners underwent quality assurance processes. This basically ensures that the industry-oriented management programmes are of high quality and can meet the expectations of the industry standards. Some of the courses that they offer are as follows:

  • University of London
    • Bachelor of Science Honours in Computer Science
    • Master of Business Administration (MBA program)
    • Postgraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Analytics
    • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (Accountancy)
  • University of Northampton
    • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Business Studies
    • Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
    • Master of Laws in International Commercial Law
    • Master of Science in Business Analytics
  • University for the Creative Arts
    • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Business Innovation and Management (Top-up)
    • Bachelor of Science (Honours) Creative Computing
    • Master of Arts Creative Business Management
    • Master of Arts Creative Marketing and Advertising
  • Teesside University
    • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business
    • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Business Finance and Accounting (Top-up)
    • Master of Science Data Science
    • Master of Science Artificial Intelligence

 

4. Where is the Amity Global Institute located?

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The main campus (city campus) of Amity Global Institute, in particular, is located at 101 Penang Road, House of Tan Yoek Nee, Singapore 238466. This is a centre that is particularly used for organising events such as CEO Forum or CEO Dinner Series. In detail, it is a 3-minute walk to the Dhoby Ghaut Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) Interchange Station and is strategically situated within the Orchard Road precinct.

Another campus situated in Singapore is the NLB campus, which is situated right in the National Library of Singapore (level 11).

Facilities

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Amity’s city campus has 17 classrooms overall. Specifically, the classrooms are equipped with LCD projectors, sound systems, and other equipment necessary for an effective and efficient learning environment. Two of these classrooms are the computer lab and the auditorium in particular.

For more details about the classrooms, check out this page.

 

5. What are the programmes offered?

 

Amity offers a diverse set of programmes in a wide range of disciplines. I have listed some of the courses you can take below:

Business and Management
  • Diploma in Entrepreneurship
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Business
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Management
  • Master of Arts Creative Marketing and Advertising
Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Business and Data Management
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology (E-Learning)
  • Master of Science in Business Analytics
Hospitality and Tourism
  • Diploma in International Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Advanced Diploma in Hospitality and Tourism Management
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) International Tourism Management (Top-up)
Accounting, Banking and Finance
  • Bachelor of Arts (Honours) Accounting and Finance
  • Master of Science Accounting and Finance
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (Accountancy)
Supply Chain Management
  • Diploma in International Logistics and Supply Chain Management
  • Postgraduate Certificate in Supply Chain Management
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Supply Chain Management and Global Logistics
  • Master of Science in Logistics and Supply Chain Management
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  • Bachelor of Laws (Honours)
  • Master of Laws in International Commercial Law
  • Advanced Diploma in Law (E-Learning)
  • Postgraduate Diploma in Business Administration (Law)

Besides all this, Amity Singapore also offers preparatory courses to help individuals pass their ACCA exams. Particularly, what students will get out of these courses are exam-based learning materials, flexible study arrangements, highly-quality tutoring, and confidence in taking the exam. The following are the courses available: Preparatory Course for Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Diploma in Financial and Management Accounting (RQF Level 2/3/4), Preparatory Course for Association of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Examination – Certified Accounting Technician, and Preparatory Course For Association Of Chartered Certified Accountants (ACCA) Examination

Moreover, Amity Global Institute offers Language Certificate Courses at different levels. They specifically have courses in beginner, elementary, pre-intermediate, intermediate, and upper-intermediate levels. Of course, your eligibility to take these courses depend on your current level of proficiency.

Most of the courses have two study modes: part-time and full-time. To check if the course you are interested in has a part-time option, visit this link. Besides that, you will also see here the full list of the programmes offered and their corresponding details.

Speaking of part-time, you might also want to check out our blog post that answers the top 10 frequently asked questions about part-time degree studying.

 

6. What is the duration of the courses?

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The duration of the programmes certainly varies as it depends on the nature and level of the programme. I’ve noted the duration of the courses per programme level below:

  • Certificate: 2 months
  • Diploma/Advanced diploma: 6 months / 8 months / 1 year
  • Bachelor’s degree (Top-up): 1 year
  • Bachelor’s degree (Honours): 3 years
  • Master’s degree: 1 year
  • Post-graduate diploma/certificate: 6 months / 1 year

 

7. How much do I need to spend on the programme?

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Before anything else, you will need to pay a non-refundable course application fee (one-time payment) in order to apply for a course in Amity Global Institute Singapore.

Course Application Fee
  • S$100-150 for local students
  • S$300-350 for international students
Tuition Fee

For the fees breakdown of the course you are interested in, visit this page and click on your preferred course.

Also, did you know that Amity Singapore made it to the list of our Top 10 Cheapest Part-Time Degree Courses? Check it out here!

 

8. How can I apply to study at Amity Global Institute?

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There are several requirements that you need to meet for you to be eligible to take a course in Amity Singapore. Each programme has a required age, academic attainment, and language proficiency. Visit this website to know more details about the requirements of your preferred course.

To start applying for a course in Amity, go to this page.

International Students

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For international students who wish to study full-time in Singapore, a Student’s Pass and visa (if applicable) from the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) are needed.

Additionally, international students need to submit their application for the Student Pass to the ICA at least 2 months before the starting date of their course.

 

9. Are there accommodations available?

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Hostels inside the Singapore campus are available for students who seek accommodation. Accordingly, those living inside the campus can easily access the facilities, centres, and services of the university.

If you prefer an off-campus student accommodation that is still close to the university, visit this link. Also, you should take note of the average monthly rent and other expenses when exploring student accommodation.

 

10. Are there scholarships I can apply for in Amity Singapore?

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Yes, Amity offers scholarships to students who excel in academics as well as those in specific cases. Subsequently, the university will reduce the tuition fees of the students that qualify for an Amity scholarship.

Furthermore, the scholarship is available to international students subject to the following terms and conditions:

  • Before anything else, freshman applicants must pay the application fees to be eligible.
  • In addition, the student must secure a Grade B or higher, an academic average of 6.5 out of 10 or higher, or any other equivalent in their high school exam or degree.
  • A graduate or undergraduate student who got an IELTS score of 6.5 or higher is also eligible.
  • Furthermore, students must apply using the standard application form.
  • Students will need to attend an interview based on aspects such as their ambitions, general attitude, and personality. At this point, the panellist will decide whether they will grant the scholarship to the student.

If you want to find out more about the scholarship, send them an email at info@singapore.amity.edu. You can also visit the official webpage of the institute.

 

So that’s it! We hope that we were able to give you the answers to your questions about Amity Singapore with this review. Let us know what you think by dropping us a comment, and feel free to share this to help others as well!

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