Raffles College of Higher Education, Singapore


Since establishing its first college in Singapore in 1990, RafflesEducation has grown to operate colleges and university in Asia and Europe. Raffles College of Higher Education in Singapore (Raffles Singapore) is located within the historical riverside quay along Merchant Road. The campus facilities boasts state-of-the-art equipment and technological applications to create an engaging and interactive learning experience for students. At Raffles Singapore, our students benefit from a quality education with a well-rounded hands-on experience relevant to the industry. This enables them to improve their career opportunities. Raffles Singapore is awarded the EduTrust certification for four years by the Committee for Private Education (CPE).

Courses Diploma Advanced Diploma
Business Studies
IGCSE – International General Certificate of Secondary Education

Bachelor (Honours) Degree

After completion of 1.5 year studies (Diploma & Advanced Diploma courses) at Raffles School of Business in Singapore, students will have options to transfer for 2-year Bachelor Degree (Honours) courses at Raffles University in Johor Bahru, Malaysia in January, May, September intakes.

  • Bachelor in Business Administration (Honours) with specialisations in:
    • Management
    • Marketing
    • Finance
  • Bachelor in Supply Chain Management (Honours)

Master & PhD in Business Administration

After completion of Bachelor Degree studies, our undergraduates will have opportunities to further their studies for Master and PhD courses at Raffles University in Johor Bahru, Malaysia.

  • 1 year 4 month Master of Business Administration
  • 3 year Doctor of Philosophy in Business Administration

Admission Requirements

Entry Requirements for 6 months Diploma

  • Minimum age: 16 years old
  • IELTS 5.5* or GCE ‘O’ Level English with minimum grade C6
  • Completion of GCE-O Level with 1L4R credits – 1 English Language and 4 Relevant subjects (score C6 & above)
  • Or other qualifications such as:
    • Minimum completion of High School Grade 10
    • Or completion of IGCSE from international schools
  • Grade 12 students, who have taken Business courses in their high school studies, are eligible for Business Course Exemptions
  • GCE-O Level students with less than L1R4 credits, will need to enrol for the Foundation Studies Certificate programme prior to admission into the Diploma courses

Entry Requirements for 12 months Advanced Diploma

  • Completion of Raffles Diploma
  • IELTS 6.0* (or its equivalents) for Non-Raffles student
  • Diploma transcripts and course syllabus

Entry Requirements for 1 year IGCSE

  • Minimum Age: 15 years old
  • IELTS 4.5* (or its equivalents)
  • Minimum completion of High School Grade 9

English Requirements

  • IELTS test result is only valid within 2 years from the date the results are issued*
  • Students, who do not meet the minimum English requirements, are required to take English Placement Test (EPT) at Raffles
  • Minimum EPT result equivalents to IELTS 3.5 is required
  • Based on EPT result, a student could either be exempted from the English courses or enrolled into either 3 months Foundation English or 3 months Advanced English courses at Raffles
  • English courses cannot be taken concurrently with Foundation Studies Certificate, IGCSE, Diploma, Advanced Diploma courses