Population: 5.3 million (UN, 2012)
Area: 660 sq km (255 sq miles)
Major languages: English, Malay, Mandarin, Tamil
Religions: Taoism, Buddhism, Islam, Christianity, Hinduism
Life expectancy: 79 years (men), 84 years (women) (UN)
Monetary unit: 1 Singapore dollar = 100 cents
Main exports: Computer equipment, machinery, rubber products, petroleum products
GNI per capita: US $42,930 (World Bank, 2011)
International dialling code: +65
Why Study in Singapore
-Access to the wonderful ethnic districts such as Little India, Chinatown, and Malay Village which exudes flavours of the culture, diversity, and history of Singapore. English is an official language in Singapore.
-Singapore enjoys a strategic location that serves as a hub for exploring the Southeast Asia.
-Singapore has more than 90,000 professional expatriates living and working in Singapore, they too bring their unique cultures and perspectives, adding colour and vibrancy to cosmopolitan Singapore.
-high standards of living.
-Singapore may seem small in comparison to the rest of the world but this island state bustle with activities all year long.