January Updates + Goodbye Singapore 2014 RSVP


Our first update of the year! Firstly, a warm welcome to our incoming freshers and congratulations on your acceptance to the University of Adelaide! The Singapore Association has a series of exciting events lined up throughout the year so do be sure to keep a lookout for them!

So here are the updates for January!

1. Singapore Association Website

Feeling a little lost? Be sure to check out the Singapore Association website for details on the latest happenings in Adelaide, exciting upcoming events, new membership benefits and many more!

The website also has information on career events, scholarships available to overseas students and other important information which will be beneficial to you during your course of study in Adelaide.

WEBSITE: http://www.singaporeassociation.wordpress.com

2. Goodbye Singapore

Get to know your fellow Singaporean students before flying to Adelaide! Fret not if you don’t know anyone who will be in Adelaide with you, for Goodbye Singapore will be the perfect opportunity to meet your new course mates and fellow Singaporean students!

Bond with your new found friends over action packed mass games and team building games and also, get to meet some of the friendly seniors! What better way to start the year than forging strong new friendships and gearing up to embark on your journey to Adelaide together. What’s more, this event is absolutely FREE!

Hesitate no more! Head on down to the lovely beaches of Sentosa on 7 Feb for a day of fun and games as we bid Singapore goodbye for the new school year.

Click on the following link to RSVP by 3rd Feb: https://singaporeassociation.wordpress.com/2014/01/21/goodbyesingapore2014/

DATE: 7 FEB 2014
TIME: 12.30 PM

3. Graduate programs with BNP Paribus

Calling out to students who are graduating in 2014! If you are interested in joining the Singapore Financial Services industry, the BNP Paribus Graduate Program is for you! The Graduate Program aims to equip graduates with the technical skills and individual competencies for a successful career with the BNP Paribas Group.

The comprehensive 24 months program also includes formal mentoing program, graduate community initiatives, relevant technical training and many more.

For more information, do check out the following link: https://singaporeassociation.wordpress.com/2014/01/16/graduate-programs-with-bnp-paribas-apply-now/

4. Updating of Database

Please be informed that we are currently carrying out an update to our database. Please take some time to fill up your personal particulars if there are any changes you wish to make. Simply click on the following link [Updating of Personal Particulars]. It will only take a few minutes. Thank you for your cooperation!

Have a great year ahead and enjoy the rest of your holidays!

Calling All Medical & Dental Students: PEG Update


Singapore has much to offer if you are pursuing a fulfilling, meaningful medical career. Our vast healthcare infrastructure has long been regarded as state-of-the-art and professional.

Get a taste of what to expect when you embark on a career with us.

Information Session Details
20th March 2014 (Thursday)
Stamford Plaza Adelaide
150 North Terrace

Register your interest in attending this session with physician@mohh.gov.sg

FREE tickets to see Adelaide United

<from StudyAdelaide>

See Adelaide United take on Melbourne Heart for FREE at Coopers Stadium on Saturday 25th January.

Register to claim one of 500 free tickets in this exclusive offer to South Australian international students from Adelaide United and StudyAdelaide!

Date: Saturday 25th January

Time: Gates open at 3:30pm, kick off at 5:00pm.

Registration is essential before 5pm Wednesday 22nd January.

A valid student ID is required to collect your ticket. Adelaide United will send an email on Thursday with instructions on ticket collection.

> Click here to register

Graduate Programs with BNP Paribas – Apply Now

<From Contact Singapore>

Graduating in 2014 and interested in joining the Singapore Financial Services industry? The application for Graduate Programmes with BNP Paribas is now open!

About BNP Paribas
BNP Paribas has a presence in nearly 80 countries with 190,000 employees. It ranks highly in its three core activities: Retail Banking, Investment Solutions and Corporate & Investment Banking.

In Asia Pacific, the BNP Paribas Group is a leading employer with 8,000 employees* and a presence in 14 markets. Being one of the largest international banking networks, we strive to employ talented and innovative people who are aligned to our vision and culture.

The Graduate Program is a comprehensive 24 month program designed to equip graduates with the technical skills and individual competencies to embark upon a successful career within the BNP Paribas Group. This opportunity includes a formal mentoring program, graduate community initiatives, relevant technical training and on- the- job learning from our senior managers and highly experienced team members.

* Corporate & Investment Banking and Investment Solutions divisions (excluding partnerships)

Graduate Programs

Remember to indicate that you heard of these opportunities through Contact Singapore so that we can also help to facilitate your application!

Warmest Regards,
Contact Singapore