Singapore has a widely acknowledged world-class education system. Photo: Roy Issa

What took Singapore so long to scrap streaming in secondary schools?

  • One of the world’s best education systems has just slaughtered a sacred cow to staunch the growing class divide.
  • In doing so, it hopes to end the stigma of being ‘normal’
Topic |   Singapore

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Singapore has a widely acknowledged world-class education system. Photo: Roy Issa
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Tsinghua University maintained or improved its score each year in all five pillars underpinning the table. Photo: Imaginechina

Tsinghua University takes top spot from National University of Singapore in Times Higher Education Asia-Pacific rankings in a first for mainland Chinese institution

  • University, which counts President Xi Jinping among its alumni, was ranked second last year
  • Three universities in Hong Kong make it into the top 10
Topic |   Education

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Tsinghua University maintained or improved its score each year in all five pillars underpinning the table. Photo: Imaginechina
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