Singapore is one of the five popular destinations for Cambodian students studying abroad, and many reasons are explaining why Cambodian students should choose to continue their education in Singapore. You can read 5 Reasons Why Cambodian Students Should Study in Singapore here.
Though students might choose various majors to pursue their higher education, here are the top four majors that are popular for Cambodian students to pursue when studying in Singapore.
Among Cambodian students, business-related majors are very popular. The business major itself is an exceptional major, and it provides a wide range of employment paths from working for others to owning one business. Business is a broad field of study including accounting, finance, international business, international economics, trade, and more. Singapore also ranked among the top 3 economies in World Bank’s Ease of Doing Business rankings. When looking for a region to locate their headquarters in the region, multinational companies, including Apple, Unilever, Google, and Microsoft, have all chosen Singapore. Being one of the Four Asian Tigers, Singapore is indeed a great destination to study business and understand how the economic miracle in Singapore happens and how it maintains to be the top economy in the region regardless of its physical size.
Creative Arts are the course that studies the theory and practice-based work in various related major such as Creative Writing, Graphic Design, Photography, Music, Theatre, Visual Arts, and Design. For student who has the creative and artistic potential and what to master their skills as a career, the Creative Arts can be an option. Singapore in itself is a growing and thriving art collection place. It houses a national gallery house of 8,000 pieces of artwork and other art collections. Moreover, the multi-ethnic nature of the country can be a great inspiration for any art student.
Construction: Civil Engineering & Architecture
Both Civil Engineering and Architecture majors are popular majors for Cambodian students. Construction majors is a broad major that cover areas such as transportation, construction, environment, water resource, and structure. Singapore is well-known for its efficient and green construction as well as sustainable and efficient urban planning.
Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Logistics and Supply Chain Management teaches students how the business’s supply chain of goods and services are connected and efficiently managed, the detailed logistics function, supply-chain decision making, modern techniques of production in organizations, and customer relationship management. Located at a strategic location, Singapore is undeniably the global logistics hub with world-class connectivity to the region and the world. Singapore’s highly efficient and secure logistics and supply chain management is also its competitive advantage. Singapore is also the home of the world’s busiest transshipment seaport, and Changi Airport, one of Asia’s largest cargo airports and plays critical roles in driving the global market. For students who are interesting in studying this major, Singapore is certainly the top option.
Tourism and Hospitality Management
The tourism industry is also one of the major forces of Cambodian economic growth and it is very popular among students who enjoy traveling. Singapore is certainly one of the top tourist destinations and ranked as the 6th among Asia-Pacific in the Travel & Tourism Competitiveness Index of the World Economic Forum. Having Changi Airport as the world’s number one airport and other attractive destination, Singapore can be a great option to study and experience the modern way of hospitality management.
What Should You Get from the Article?
Cambodian students can now know about the six popular majors to study in Singapore. Those majors include Business, Creative Arts, Civil Engineering & Architecture, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, and Tourism and Hospitality Management.
For further information about overseas studying, Cambodian students and parents are invited to contact us WEduAbroad, the local consultancy for study abroad for free consultations about studying in Singapore at the 9th Floor, B-Ray Tower, Preah Norodom Blvd, Tonle Bassak Commune, Chamkamorn District, Phnom Penh (map here) or contact us via phone call (855) 17 548 354 or (855) 81 63 63 60 or visit our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/WEduAbroad/.