Management Development Institute Singapore (MDIS)

The University of Plymouth is delighted to be a partner with Management Development Institute (MDIS) Singapore. MDIS is the country’s oldest not-for-profit professional institute for lifelong learning. In addition to the main Singapore campus, MDIS has international campuses in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, as well as in Johor, Malaysia.

<p>MDIS building front 2</p>


MDIS is EduTrust certified by Singapore’s Committee for Private Education. The certification attests the institute’s exemplary education and business excellence standards. This certificate was first awarded in 2010 and subsequently renewed for a further four years in 2018.

Plymouth degrees studied at Management Development Institute Singapore:

  • BA (Hons) International Trade and Operations Management (Top-Up)

Giving back to society

MDIS was founded in 1956 and has a long-standing tradition of giving back to society. The MDIS Education Trust Fund (inaugurated in 1999) supports deserving students facing financial difficulties in pursuing their education in Singapore. To date, MDIS has awarded more than 8,000 scholarships and bursaries totalling over S$6 million. The institute also actively supports several charities and provides community assistance, in reaching out to the young, elderly, and disabled.

<p>MDIS giving back to society</p>