PSB Academy

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PSB Academy
PSB Academy / PSB学院
Established 1964, 2001
Type Private education
Chairman Kenneth Cheong
Director Kosmo Kalliarekos, Dr. Joshua Kuma, Jimmy Mahtani, Evan Law (CEO)
Students 10,000 (Singapore)
Location 355 Jalan Bukit Ho Swee, Singapore 169567
Campus Campus @ Delta Tiong Bahru
Former names Productivity and Standards Board of Singapore
Website

www.psb-academy.edu.sg

www.facebook.com/psbacademy
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PSB Academy is one of the largest private education institutions in Singapore. It was formerly part of the Productivity and Standards Board of Singapore (PSB). The academy has a suite of internationally recognised tertiary-level programmes for a population of almost 10,000 local and international students in Singapore. The undergraduate degree programmes are offered in conjunction with universities from Australia and the UK.

The students have Campus@Delta in Singapore. It has academic collaborations in China and Vietnam.

PSB Academy was awarded the four-year EduTrust Certification by the Singapore Government's Council for Private Education (CPE). This certification recognises that PSB Academy has achieved the requuired standards in academic management, provided high quality educational services and is financially stable. It has been awarded the first Singapore Experience Award for Best Education Experience in 2010.

Education[edit]

More than 70% of full-time graduates found a job within six months.

Academic partnerships[edit]

United Kingdom

Australia

International recognition and accreditation[edit]

  • EduTrust Certification (4-years) awarded by Council for Private Education (CPE), Singapore
  • Validation by Cambridge International Examinations, University of Cambridge
  • ISO 9001:2000 Certification
  • Accreditation by European Quality Improvement System (EQUIS)
  • Accreditation by Engineers Australia
  • Accreditation by Australian Universities Quality Agency (AUQA)
  • Accreditation of Nottingham University Business School MBA programme by the Association of MBAs
  • Accreditation of sports diplomas by International Sports Professionals Association (ISPA)
  • Accreditation by the Institution of Engineers Singapore (IES), Singapore
  • All academic programmes are Singapore Ministry of Education (MOE) approved

Campus[edit]

PSB Academy has one main campus; campus @ Delta (near Tiong Bahru MRT Station) .

Campus @ Delta[edit]

The Toa Payoh campus was relocated to a new campus at the end of 2006. The campus is located at Jalan Bukit Ho Swee, in the heart of Tiong Bahru (behind Tiong Bahru Plaza and Tiong Bahru MRT station). The campus has 19,000 square metres and consists of two purpose-built blocks.

Facilities[edit]

Most of the facilities are provided free for students to use. Campus@Delta has facilities including LCD projectors, visualisers and wireless audio systems. The campus is equipped with computer laboratories, electronics and electrical project laboratories, mechanical and materials laboratories, life science and chemistry laboratories as well as a sports science laboratory.

Overseas collaborations[edit]

PSB College offers English and diploma programmes in:

  • China – Changchun, Chongqing, Qingdao, Wuxi, Xinjiang
  • Vietnam – Ho Chi Minh City

See also[edit]

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