Singapore Government

The Singapore Government has set up a range of Government agencies to regulate, set policies and monitor various aspects of the education sector.

Agencies under Ministry of Education



SkillsFuture Singapore (SSG) is a statutory board under Ministry of Education. It drives and coordinates the implementation of the national SkillsFuture movement.

Singapore Examination & Assessment Board (SEAB)

SEAB develops and conducts national examinations in Singapore. It also provides other assessment services and products locally as well as overseas

5 Polytechnics


5 Polytechnics in Singapore offer 3-year diploma courses.

More information under POLYTECHNICS

Institute of Adult Learning (IAL)

IAL is the national centre of excellence in learning, practice, and research for Continuing Education and Training (CET).

Institute of Technical Education (ITE)

ITE is a vocational school that accepts students based on "O" level or "N" level results and they provide two-year courses leading to a locally recognised "National ITE Certificate"

Committee for Private Education (CPE)

CPE regulates the private education sector in Singapore. All private education institutions need to register with CPE.

Agency under Ministry of Manpower

Agency under Prime Minister Office

Workforce Singapore (WSG)

Workforce Singapore (WSG) is a statutory board under Ministry of Manpower. It oversees the transformation of the local workforce and industry to meet ongoing economic challenges.

Civil Service College

Civil Service College is a college for government employees in Singapore. It is a statutory board under the Public Service Division, Prime Minister's Office, 

Singapore Government Agencies for Education 

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