Category Archives: EDUCATION

41,800 Primary 1 places for 33,200 Singaporeans?

CNA (27 June): 2,600 more places available for Dragon year Primary 1 cohort: Ong Ye Kung Advertisements

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Singapore unis’ questionable QS rankings no big deal, our degrees cannot be eaten

The PAP will be patting themselves on the back for NTU’s 11th and NUS’ 15th top unis ranking by QS. If something sounds too good to be true, it probably is. 😦 Who would ever believe that NUS is ahead … Continue reading

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Did PAP increase tuition fees/decrease funding of Singaporean undergrads to subsidise foreigners?

Government statistics (below) have confirmed that PAP has spent the least on Singaporean undergrads vs other students. From FY2010 to FY2015, an undergrad saw a paltry increase of only $1428 or 7% in government expenditure. (Almost 80% of NUS student … Continue reading

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PAP spurs stuck into the hides of Singaporean undergraduates must be removed

The unbelievable shortage of doctors in Singapore is due to PAP’s screwed-up planning. This has resulted in public hospital appointments stretching for months or even up to more than one year. Public healthcare institutions are managed on a for-profit basis and … Continue reading

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PAP government should not keep two sets of statistics on foreigners, something amiss

The PAP government has been keeping 2 sets of statistics – one for itself and another for the public. This is an unethical practice. Of course PAP has the statistics on foreigners studying at local unis. Years ago, NUS staff … Continue reading

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