Summer School Singapore 2020

Summer School Singapore 2020

The Summer School is designed to encourage the children to be responsible for their own lives and also promote an entrepreneurial mind set along with leadership skills.

The program is designed with the following objectives in mind

  • Develop a focus on self and the field to excel Learn to accept, appreciate & rejoice human relationships.
  • Develop interest & skills in business as early birds for the industry.
  • Exposure to the recent and possible future developments in Science & Technology
  • Discovering leadership abilities

Summer School Singapore (SSS 2020)

Summer School – Singapore (SSS) programme is available for Indian high school students from grade 9 to grade 12/ (PUC second year). SSS is especially designed for the students to develop themselves as individuals with more self-awareness and focused mindset for the future studies or career path in the fields of Science, Technology and Business. The 8-day SSS is organized during the summer vacation . This program is collaboratively executed with the worlds popular Singapore Science Center (SSC) and National University of Singapore (NUS). After completion of the program students get the “Certificate of Accomplishment” from Singapore Science Center and Foundation for Research, Education and Development (FRED).

Various Workshops Organised

  • Orientation Program – Teambuilding Activities
  • Life Goal Setting Exercise & Personality Assessment Tests & Self-Evaluation (Using MBTI/FIRO-B)
  • Performing Genetic Modification of DNA (Genetic Engineering)
  • Learning 3D Modeling Software & 3D Printing Techniques
  • Experiencing Augmented Reality Technology
  • Omni Theatre Movie – ROBOTS
  • Internet of Things & Smart Buildings
  • From Toxics to Therpeutics – Making Drugs from Snake Venoms
  • Converting Ideas to Business Plans
  • Design Thinking – Art Curation & Visual Communication

The above said programs are indicative and subject to change based on the availability of Professors, scientists, labs and permissions. We ensure that FRED will always work proactively to ensure that the content of the program is not compromised and alternative programs will be organized.

Outcomes of the Program

FRED helps participants to understand their personality, interest areas, vocational choices, long with insights & support in developing Business Acumen, Innovation Attitude & ability. The SS program is interwoven with Science, Technology and Business through the Interdisciplinary’ approach to problem solving in Science & Technology and creating a business opportunity.

Participants gain understanding of potential areas of academic specializations, research topics which would further enhance their educational experience. The students get to experience science come alive in the form of workshops, demonstrations, Lectures and Hands on activities that bring out the scientist within every student. The SSS provides the students with the right motivation and inspiration to explore Science & Technology.

The program also offers networking opportunities to engage with University Professors, Researchers & Industry Experts to help students make an informed decision regarding their undergraduate prospects.

Experiential Visits in Singapore

NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE

NUS is ranked 1st in Singapore & Asia, and 22nd in the world by the 2018. NUS was named the world’s 4th (first in Singapore) most international university.

SCIENCE CENTRE SINGAPORE

Science Centre Singapore is one of the world’s best science park. Science Center makes science accessible and engaging, creating an environment where students are empowered to advance their own learning & hopefully, are inspired to do something incredible with their futures.

A*STAR

The Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR) is a catalyst, enabler and convenor of significant research initiatives among the research community in Singapore and beyond. Through open innovation, they collaborate with partners in both the public and private sectors, and bring science and technology to benefit the economy and society.

NEWATER

Production Centre of Reclaimed Water in Singapore.

SUPREME COURT OF SINGAPORE

Apex Law Centre of Singapore.

UNIVERSAL STUDIOS

Theme Park with attractions like joy rides, museums & fun centers.

Course Details

Certificate for Students

At the end of the successful program student is also given the below certificates:

  • Certificate of Summer School Singapore Completion by FRED
  • Certificate of Workshop Attendance by Science Centre
  • Certificate of Workshop Attendance by A*STAR

Program Dates

October 15 – October 22

Program Fee

  • The fee for the Summer School is SGD 1790 (One Thousand Seven Hundred & Ninety Singapore Dollars). The fee has to be paid on or before 3 months, along with the duly filled application by the participant.
  • A registration fee of Rs.5000 to be paid along with the application
  • Participants will be considered to participate in the program only after paying full payment. The fee includes tuition fee, transportation from end to end (Base & back to Base) flight tickets, Visa charges, all meals in Singapore (exclude three dinners), four beds (quads) dormitory accommodation in any hostel / university campus, & entry to Universal Studio.
  • Female instructor accompanies the students, accommodation is RECCE verified, and medical emergencies looked into as a proactive measure. The acceptance of the program is only based on first come first serve basis only. There could be selection process too if more number of students apply for the same.

Collaboration / School Booking

If you are a school/college that want to collaborate with FRED, we can customize the program in terms of dates, coverage, duration and program fee (with guaranteed minimum enrolments)

Contact

For any clarifications you may write or call using the following information:

Dr. Mohanakrishnan Raman
Managing Trustee – FRED
mohan@fredindia.org | +91 94483 66589

Prof. Kiran Kumar K V
Program Director – FRED
kirank@fredindia.org | +91 99644 02318