About ICSTS-2017: ICSTS 2017 is an International forum which provides a state-ofthe-art platform to researchers of all streams. It is coming up with its 3rd International Congress On Science & Technology For Society With A theme:Conservation of Environment by Advanced Technologies through social Approaches for Sustainable Development in Singapore during May 11,12 & 13,2017.It is one of the leading Global conferences for presenting novel and fundamental advances in the fields of Science,Technology & Humanity.It will serves to foster communication amongst researchersand pracririoners working in a wide variety of scientific areas with a common interest in enriching Science for Humanity and related techniques.
All Selected and Registered papers for the ICSTS 2017 will be published in Regular Peer Revied Abstracted Indexed Journal issue of May-2017 in International Journal of Researches in Biosciences,Agriculture & Technology,IJRBAT and International Journal of Researches in Social Sciences & Information Studies,IJRSSIS.Above Journals user viper(Anti-Plagiarism Scanner Software) for Plagiarism.Plagiarism in any form is not allowed & is a punishable offence.
Authors are kindly requested to submit full text papers including Results,Tables,Figures and Refernces.Full text papers will be accepted in(.docx,doc file only) by Electronic Submission System only(www.vmsinda.org).Research articles submitted to the conference should meet criteria of guidlines for manuscript submission of Journals which are online mentioned in http://vmsindia.org.
Paper Page Limit: Regular Papers : 6 pages only, including all Figures,Tables,and References.
Submission Method: Electronic Submission System available in www.vmsindia.org
English is the official language of the conference.We welcome paper submission.Prospective authors are invited to submit full lenght(ehich are NOT submitted/published/under consideration anywhere in other conferences/Journal) abd should be in electronic(World .doc& .docx) format only.
About MDIS: Founded in 1956, the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS) is Singapore’s oldest not-for-profit professional institute for lifelong learning. MDIS has two main subsidiaries - Management Development Institute of Singapore Pte Ltd to oversee its Singapore academic operations, and MDIS International Pte Ltd to further its globalisation strategy.
MDIS offers internationally accredited courses from globally recognised universities in Australia, France, the United Kingdom and the United States of America.The institute has been EduTrust certified since 2010 and is one of the first Private Education Institutions to be registered under the Enhanced Registration Framework. In 2015, the institute received the Enterprise 50 Award.
MDIS set up the Management Development and Consultancy in 1995 to addressthe training needs of the workforce. The Service Quality Centrewas acquired in 2014 to diversify the institute’s offerings in training solutions and secure its position as a premium regional provider of training solutions.
MDIS has three international campuses - Tashkent in Uzbekistan (2008), Johor in Malaysia (2013) and Chennai in India (2015). MDIS also has representative offices in China, India, Indonesia, Sri Lanka, and Thailand, as well as agents throughout Southeast Asia.
For more information on MDIS, please visit www.mdis.edu.sg
The Global Student: Work-ready Skills and Competencies for the Global Market
The Management Development Institute of Singapore fosters a vibrant learning environment, preparing work-ready graduates for today’s highlyglobalised workplace
A multicultural learning environment:
Standing in front of the main façade of the Management Development Institute of Singapore (MDIS), one would immediately notice the words “MDIS Campus”. Indeed, Singapore’s oldest not-for-profit professional institute for lifelong learning spots more than just blocks and blocks of classrooms; it is the only private education institute in Singapore that has a full-fledged campus.
The vibrant learning and living environment at MDIS can be easily felt. The campus is a melting pot of culture, wherelocal and international students and lecturers interact, collaborate and live together.
MDIS’ 13,000 students come from 82 countries. An education at MDIS combines the best teachings of both the east and west; students gain a global perspective, a definite competitive advantage in today’s global workplace.
“I chose MDIS because of its affiliation with top global universities. Bradford University is a highly credible university and its qualifications are recognized globally. I am learning to manage my time more effectively and honing my leadership abilities as the President of KUMIS,” said MaichelCang.
Maichel, a 2nd year Mechanical Engineering student, is one of the many international students that has made MDIS his choice education institute. Another international student, Bong An Gee, shared, “I chose MDIS because it is a great school to study in and I like the environment here. The mix of international students have allowed me to make new friends from different countries and experience different cultures.”
A top choice for international education:
The private education sector is a growing global industry. International student numbers are expected to cross the 7 million mark by 2025, with Asia accounting for around 70% of global demand for international higher education. Education is big business, with many big and small players in the space. The onus is on students to determine for themselves the quality of the education institute and programme they are planning to pursue.
A trusted name in education, MDIS has been providing quality, globally recognized programmes in partnership with top universities in Australia, France, UK and USA for over 60 years. The institute’s emphasis on academic knowledge and practical skills helps develop relevant and in-demand skills for industries.
“Education plays a critical role in connecting students with the world and helping them grasp real world issues and solutions. At MDIS, we seek to provide our graduates with tools for success – academic and industry rich knowledge, skills and competencies,” said Dr R Theyvendran, Secretary-General of MDIS.
MDIS’ accredited courses in Business and Management, Engineering, Fashion Design, Health & Life Sciences, Information Technology, Mass Communications, Psychology, and Travel, Tourism & Hospitality Management, are awarded by universities such as Bangor University (UK), Grenoble Graduate School of Business (France), Oklahoma City University (USA), and more. Deserving students can apply for MDIS scholarships to pursue their dreams for an education.
Additionally, MDIS students are provided with career assistance including job matching, career counselling, industry tours and career talks. A virtual career fair also helps connect graduates to potential employers.
Spread across three-hectures, the MDIScampus boasts state-of-the-art classrooms, engineering and life sciences laboratories and workshop, a hospitality training centre, media hub, and fashion studio. These facilities allow students to put theory into practice, enhancing their industry competencies and increasing their employability. MDIS graduates are in demand; the institute’s 2015 graduate survey has shown that 78% of its graduates have found jobs within six months of graduation.
MDIS’ full facility hostel boasts 782 air-conditioned rooms, 14 suites, a dance studio, gymnasium, badminton courts, a lecture theatre and cafeteria.The availability of accommodation on campus provides a safe and secure environment for students living and studying away from home. Conveniently located in Queenstown, the campus is nearby many amenities and easily accessible by public transport.
A vibrant living environment:
Life on campus is rich and fulfilling. Students get to participate in movie screenings, barbecues, adventure camps and other events organized by the MDIS Residences Resident Committee.
Campus life gets particularly boisterous during the Institute’s annual Open House and International Day. Open House in March sees students from the eight schools alongside staff and lecturers welcome hundreds of visitors, sharing with them the uniqueness that is MDIS. International Day provides a platform for the cultural exchange between students from different countries. Students and staff enjoy carnival activities, games and food.
“It has been agreat experience studying and living here in MDIS in Singapore. What I think is the best part about MDIS? Its in-campus hostel!It has all the facilities I need and is convenient with the school and amenities nearby,” added An Gee.
The academic excellence of MDIS’ programmes, rich learning experiences and fulfilling campus life will indeed enrich MDIS students and prepare them well for today’s competitive global workplace.