Our Academic Partners

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The British Council creates international opportunities for the people of the UK and other countries, and builds trust between them. Since 1934, we have been connecting people worldwide with learning opportunities and creative ideas from academia and the business world. We work in over 100 countries, connecting millions of people with the United Kingdom through programmes and services in the English language, the Arts, Education and Society.

In Singapore, our work includes teaching English to adults and young learners aged from nursery to primary and secondary; teacher and corporate training, as well as a pre-school. We also provide the latest information about studying in the UK and promote British arts, literature and design.

Additionally, we offer a range of exams and have long-standing experience in delivering high quality exams to tens of thousands of people every year. Our exams range from English tests such as the International English Language Testing System (IELTS), to Professional and Academic examinations. Through the British Council, students and professionals gain qualifications that can open doors at leading academic institutions and improve their employment prospects around the world.
Thunderbird School of Global Management is the oldest and largest graduate school for international business in the United States with more than 60 years of experience in developing leaders with the global mindset, business skills and social responsibility necessary to create real, sustainable value for their organizations, communities and the world. Founded in 1946, the school reflected the post-World War II shift toward a global economy and has changed with the times to provide international business leaders with the tools they need to be successful in today's culturally diverse business environment.

Thunderbird Online, a professional development division of Thunderbird School of Global Management, provides online courses and executive certificates to busy professionals seeking to continue learning throughout their professional career. Thunderbird Online develops and delivers innovative continuing education programs designed specifically for working professionals looking to improve their marketability and gain a leading edge over their competition. These programs are also ideal for experienced executives seeking to gain expertise in a global business focus area, and take their organization to the next level with enhanced knowledge and skills in today’s dynamic global marketplace.

While other business schools scramble to add global curriculum and keep pace, Thunderbird remains firmly at the forefront. And, through its partnership with Arizona State University the School promises to grow even stronger. For those who seek an educational opportunity in an environment focused on global engagement, Thunderbird continues to deliver on its promise of creating global prosperity and global opportunity. Thunderbird is consistently ranked among the best in the world in international business education and among the top 20 worldwide in executive education. Read more about Thunderbird's rich history and legacy.
The Confederation of Tourism and Hospitality (CTH) has been developing and adding value to careers for the past 30 years. Established in 1982 as a specialist professional body in the United Kingdom, CTH focuses on the training needs of new entrants to the hospitality and tourism industries, as well as accrediting colleges worldwide delivering sought after CTH qualification. Providing a ladder of progression in Tourism, Travel and Hospitality qualifications at Certificate, Diploma, Advanced Diploma, Graduate Diploma and Postgraduate Diploma level, CTH qualifications provide appropriate academic preparation for students to apply for further studies. Visit www.cthawards.com for more information about their programmes and support.
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City and Guilds is a global leader in skills development, providing services to training providers, employers, and trainees across a variety of sectors to meet the needs of today’s workplace. Offering 1000s of qualifications across 26 industries, City and Guilds’ qualifications and apprenticeships are valued by employers across the world, helping individuals develop their talents and abilities for career progression. More importantly, the qualifications allow individuals to be recognised in over 80 countries across the globe that offer City and Guilds programmes.

Visit www.cityandguilds.com for more information about their programmes and support.
Pearson is committed to helping people make more of their lives through learning. Whether it is at home, in the classroom or in the workplace, learning is the key to improving our life chances. To this end, Pearson in the UK brings together leading names in education to provide a blend of content, curricula, assessment, training and technology to make learning more engaging and effective.

Pearson is UK's largest awarding body that is regulated by Ofqual, the regulator for the public examinations system in England and Wales. Pearson offers academic and vocational qualifications that are globally recognised and benchmarked, with educational excellence rooted in names like Edexcel, BTEC, EDI and LCCI. Visit www.qualifications.pearson.com for more information about Pearson’s programmes and support.