Singapore -- (SBWIRE) -- 09/24/2014 -- PSB Academy, one of the most well-known institutions for higher learning in Singapore, has now partnered with Coventry University in order to provide quality degree courses to its students and help them become more employable graduates. This is one of the most prestigious linkages the university has had as of late.
Coventry University has been cited as UK's Modern University of the Year in 2014, and is a top 30 institution Though this partnership, bachelor's degrees in accounting and finance, business, and engineering will be offered in full-time and part-time class programs. PSB Academy Diploma holders will be able to gain access to the second year of the program and further enhance their skills with accreditation from Coventry University. With two great institutions behind them, graduates can expect that employees will look more favorably upon their resumes during job interviews. Both Coventry University students and PSB Academy students have shown that over 90% of them get employed immediately after graduation.
First intake for programmes offered with Coventry University will take place in October 2014. Subsequent intakes will be in March, July and November.
PSB is one of the largest private education institutions in Singapore. The institution has come a long way since its humble beginnings in 1964 where it was established as a way to upgrade the knowledge and skills of Singapore's workforce. At the time, Singapore's rapidly-growing economy was in need of skilled workers. This simple yet challenging mission set the way for PSB Academy's growth in the future.
PSB Academy boasts of an educational environment and curriculum that delivers. According to their graduate survey, 90% of PSB students receive job offers within 6 months of graduation, with more than 90% employed. PSB offers diploma courses in Accounting, Business & Communications, Engineering, Science and English. Thanks to their international linkages, students can even study for degree courses awarded by prestigious universities abroad, such as The University of Newcastle in Australia, the University of London in the UK, and now, Coventry University.
About PSB Academy
PSB Academy is one of the largest higher education institutions in Singapore. PSB Academy possesses both knowledge and practical application experience, and offers full-time and part-time courses for prospective students of all ages. They have two main campuses-- a full-fledged campus, PSBAcademy@Delta, and their city campus, PSBAcademy@Shenton. For more information, visit their website at http://www.psb-academy.edu.sg.