Singapore Institute of Management (SIM) is based in Singapore.

SIM’s partnerships with top-ranking universities gives students the opportunity to receive quality education and forge strong multi-national networks, with comparatively lower costs in terms of course fees and living expenses versus in the US, UK or Europe.

Singapore has consistently been ranked as one of the safest cities in the world, and it has also established itself as a hub for global activity and is home to more than 59 percent of technology Multinational Corporations (MNCs) in Asia.

SIM Global Education (SIM GE) offers more than 80 academic programmes ranging from diploma and graduate diploma courses to bachelor’s and master’s programmes with top ranking and reputable universities from Australia, Europe, the UK and the US.

All programmes at SIM are taught in English.



You can find out admissions pathways for students here.

However, students must meet the academic and English language requirements for the programme.

For an international applicant applying to a full-time programme, they must submit an online Student’s Pass (STP) application form. The Student’s Pass application is subjected to approval of the Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA). You will need to provide:

  •        Educational certificates (e.g., ‘O’ and ‘A’ level certificates, diplomas, degree certificate, exam transcripts, etc)
  •        Translated and notarised copies are required if documents are not in English
  •        By the application closing date, you must have attained the minimum qualification required for the programme
  •        NRIC or FIN/passport (for international applicants)
  •        Passport-sized photograph taken within the last three months
  •        Statement of purpose, CV and two reference letters (applicable for University of Warwick and University of Birmingham postgraduate/master’s programmes)
  •        Application fees: International applicants (S$481.50)


SIM GE has programmes in place to recognise the academic, sporting, or art related achievements of excellent students. This is not only encouraging, it’s also a beacon which potential employers gravitate towards.

New international students enrolling for diploma programmes awarded by SIM at SIM Global Education (SIM GE) may apply for the SIM Global Education Diploma Scholarship. This scholarship is granted to international students with exemplary academic results and covers the course fees for the minimum period required to complete the full course of their chosen programme.

New or current students in the bachelor’s degree programmes can apply for the SIM Global Education Scholarship. It is given to students with exemplary academic results or achievements in sports and arts. Open to Singapore citizens, permanent residents, and international students, the scholarship covers the minimum period required to complete the full or remaining course of study. The support includes course fees, examination fees, a fixed book allowance and other compulsory fees.



One of the first things everyone considers when getting a master's degree is the cost of the program. While cost is something that should be considered, you should always be aware of the options available to you when fundingyour degree. Download your copy of the Scholarship Guide to know about global scholarships and how to apply for them.