Raffles Academy Of Continuing Education (RACE)
Established in 2012, Raffles Academy of Continuing Education strives to provide quality learning for adult learners who aspire to upgrade their existing skill sets and expand their horizons of knowledge.
Our faculty consists of trainers who are industry experts with a keen understanding of their various disciplines. Classes bear an emphasis on practicality so that participants can maximise their learning experience as they embark on their journey with Raffles Academy of Continuing Education.
Raffles College of Higher Education, Singapore (RCHE Singapore) is located at Singapore’s historical riverside quay famed for its shop houses, warehouses and night life scene. Our campus is equipped with state-of-the-art facilities and technological applications to enhance student’s overall learning experience. Most of our students are from China, Indonesia, Korea, Malaysia, Russia, United States and others. Raffles College of Higher Education, Singapore was awarded the EduTrust certification for four years by the Council for Private Education (CPE). There are five schools in RCHE Singapore: Raffles Design Institute, Raffles Merchandising Institute, Raffles School of Business, Raffles School of Psychology and Raffles Academy of Continuing Education.
*Certificate courses are not applicable for International Students.
Entry Requirements for 1 year Professional Diploma in Landscape Design
- Advanced Diploma in relevant design field
- Or 2 years of relevant working experience in design field
- Candidates must have good knowledge in Photoshop, Sketch-up, & 3D Studio Max
English Requirements for Professional Diploma
- IELTS 5.5 (IELTS and TOEFL test results are only valid within 2 years from the date the results are issued)
- Or GCE ‘O’ Level English with minimum grade of C6 in English
- Or other equivalents (which will be assessed by Raffles Admission Committee on case by case basis)
- Students, who do not meet any of the English requirements, are required to take an English as a Second Language Placement Test at Raffles Singapore, on the orientation day. Based on the test results, a student will either be exempted from the English courses or enrolled into either 3 months Foundation English, and/or 3 months Advanced English courses at Raffles Singapore
Raffles Singapore FAQ
Aside from the tuition fee, you will have to cover your own Fee Protection Scheme (FPS) which will protect your own course fee paid throughout study at Raffles College of Higher Education under Lonpac Insurance Bhd. Lastly, you will have to pay for your Hospitalisation & Surgical and Personal Accident Fee (HS&PA) which will cover all International students under AXA Insurance.
Our Centre of Professional Development (CPD) will assist students to locate for available positions with our industry partners. CPD will provide a seamless interface between students and the industries at all levels of studies. Graduates can expect top exposure for advertised positions and wider geographical reach and access to various specialized prospects.