A Raffles Education
To meet the changing market needs for world-class education coupled with practical application, we embarked on an aggressive expansion strategy in 2004 to enlarge our course offerings and expand our marketspace.
Thus the birth of our new corporate name; Raffles Education
Raffles Education Corporation Limited (Raffles Education or the Group) is the largest private education group in Asia-Pacific. Since establishing its first college in Singapore in 1990, the Group has grown to operate 26 colleges in 24 cities across 14 countries in Asia-Pacific: Australia, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Saudi Arabia, Singapore, Sri Lanka and Thailand, Europe: Milan and Switzerland and The USA.
It is however, our continued endeavour to deliver world-class design and management programmes that drive us. Our rigorous programmes seek to develop our students' technical skills in a myriad of design disciplines. The applications of information technology, industry-relevant curriculum and international faculties with industry-specific experience ensure that our students are trained professionally and exposed to international standards. Our commitment to nurture creative talents, design management expertise and thinking professionals for industry, through the transmission of knowledge and technical information with a well-rounded education will continue to endeavour. The 'Singapore Quality Class for Private Education Providers' conferred to us by the Singapore Government is a testament to our commitment.
With the rapid pace of economic development in Asia, companies are more focused than ever on employing the right talent - well trained professionals who are business focused with the right skills & know-how. We are committed to building such a work force. All our programmes follow a modern, international curriculum of the highest standard. This coupled with our unique combination of academic theory and practical experience ensures that all our graduates possess the skills and knowledge demanded by employers worldwide. I look forward to welcoming you to experience our unique brand of education at our colleges.
Raffles Education Corporation (REC) is a Singapore, public listed company which currently has over 24,000 students studying in 14 countries from high school to higher education. Amongst REC's subsidiaries are Raffles College Pty Ltd, trading as Raffles College of Design and Commerce based in Sydney, a Higher Education Provider (HEP) of 30 year experience (formerly the KvB Institute of Technology) and Raffles university system (RUS) that manages program development and quality assurance of higher education delivery across REC.
Listed on the Main Board of the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX), REC is the largest private education groups in Asia-Pacific region. Since establishing its first college in Singapore in 1990, the Group has grown to operate colleges in 26 campus across 14 countries in the Asia-Pacific region: Australia, Cambodia, China, India, Indonesia, Malaysia, Mongolia, Philippines, Singapore, Sri Lanka, Saudi Arabia, Thailand, Europe: Milan and Switzerland and USA. REC ranks as one of the Top 200 Asia-Pacific Companies on the Forbes Asia's "Best Under a Billion" list for three consecutive years from 2006 to 2008.
Our Values & Culture
We provide a learning environment that leads to successful careers through educational experiences that promote:
Professional excellence for employability
Analytical thinking for problem solving
Creativity to encourage innovation