Why Choose ERCI
Investing in your further education to enhance your career prospects may be the most important decision that you have to make.
ERCI believes in providing a world-class further education to help you achieve a brighter future. No matter what your qualifications and work experience are, we have the programme to suit your needs.
We view our students as unique individuals and do not classify them as academically inclined or not academically inclined. We believe that all students will be able to achieve as long as they are given the right guidance.
ERCI mentors and grooms our students to be the next generation of business catalysts with skills to take on and solve real world business challenges. We also adopt a holistic approach to encourage entrepreneurship. Our market-based approach to business education transforms our students into effective business catalysts.
Experienced Lecturers, Practical Curriculum and Online Study Resources
Our teaching methodologies and curriculum is centered on how to apply practical know-how and skills to solve business problems.
For Diploma programmes, our experienced lecturers ensure that the students understand the foundation content before moving on to the next level and students have free access to make appointments for extra tutorial hours with the lecturers.
For Degree programmes and Masters programmes, our University partners are selected based on their ability to have online study technologies and resources such as our current partners Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, University of Greenwich and University of Wolverhampton. Students can email lecturers anytime and we also set up blogs and chat groups to allow online discussions.
Partnerships with Universities
ERCI is proud to offer bachelor and masters programmes in conjunction with the University of Greenwich and University of Wolverhampton, both of which are highly regarded with a wealth of research and academic excellence.
University of Greenwich
The University of Greenwich has provided career-orientated programmes for over 100 years. Students enrolled in this programme will discover innovative ways to learn as traditional teaching is supported by online resources, within the virtual learning environment and this is also supplemented by business simulation exercises and practical games. The University’s programmes are constantly revised to reflect current business priorities and demands of employers through business forums with local business leaders. This ensures students are trained in relevant business application.
University of Wolverhampton
The University of Wolverhampton is a dynamic, innovative and business focused university in the centre of England with history of going back to mid-1800s. With over 23,000 students from 100 different countries, inclusive of 2,500 overseas students, students become part of a learning community that promotes knowledge, innovation and enterprise. Equipping students with the knowledge they require for their career progression in their chosen industry, The University of Wolverhampton maintains strong links with the business world and offers graduate & postgraduate courses that provide experience & practical skills that organisations value. The University of Wolverhampton’s various areas of research is ranked among the best in the world. Based on the 2008 Research Assessment Exercise (RAE), 8 of the 11 chose fields of research that the University pursues, is accredited as achieving global standards. This is testament to the University of Wolverhamptons commitment to advancing opportunities for students to pursue academic research as a globally acknowledged level.
Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University
The Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics and Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration are two unique programmes offered by ERC Institute (ERCI) and awarded by Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University (ERAU).
Backed by the prestige of ERAU, the world’s oldest and largest university specializing in aviation and aerospace, ERAU provides students in Singapore with the same quality education they would get at one of its overseas campus.
The Bachelor of Science in Aeronautics is a 120-credit hour degree programme with courses covering human factors, security, aviation safety, occupational safety and health, air traffic control, aircraft maintenance and aeronautical science.
The 120-credit hour Bachelor of Science in Aviation Business Administration programme provides a well-rounded business foundation spanning economics, aeronautical science, accounting, marketing, management and global business strategies.
Since August 2011, under the spearheading of Student Services, ERCI Student Council has marked a significant increase in its membership. To date, there are more than 300 Student Leaders whom ERCI strives to groom as our future leaders. These Student Leaders span across all levels of programmes ranging from ‘O’ Levels to Masters.
Under the leadership of Student Council, there are many activities organized by our student leaders to benefit the whole student population so as to make their journey at ERC Institute a fun and enriching one. These activities include ERCI Care charity projects, industry visits, bazaars, entrepreneurship talks, Mega Orientation for new ERC Institute students.
Please refer to this website for more information about ERCI student activities -http://ercinstitute.blogspot.com.
ERCI students enjoy excellent facilities so as to receive an outstanding holistic education experience. The ERCI Campus, located at 30 Prinsep Street, provides more than 20,000 sq metres of space and classrooms with state-of-the-art teaching facilities to accommodate approximately 1,000 students on-campus. ERCI adopts a lecture-tutorial system used by universities around the world. While students enjoy the benefits of personalised attention in tutorials, lectures serve the function of providing essential core information which is not covered in tutorials. At ERCI, lecture groups are generally no more than 150 students while tutorial groups are small with class sizes not exceeding 35 students. ERCI students also receive business grooming and mentorship from ERCI’s founding members and board of directors, who are also corporate titans in their industry of choice.
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The Student Lounge @ Level 6
Students can sit and relax at the Student Lounge Area at level 6. There are power sockets available to charge your laptops and other electronic equipments.
This area is assigned mainly for studying, thus priority will be given to students or group of students who are studying;
- Do not play games on the computers;
- Do not use the computers to transmit viruses/spams;
- Do not use the computers to hack other computers or any engage in any malicious activities;
- Do not download illegal software;
- Do not visit illegal and pornographic sites.
PS3 & Wii Game Stations
PS3 and Wii Game Stations are located at level 6, near the Student Lounge Area.
The games are open from 9 am to 6 pm.
Students need to sign out the controllers with their Student ID at the reception.
- Students are ONLY allowed to play at break time when they are not having class;
- Students have to take responsibilities for lost/damaged of the controllers and game machines;
- Students must return the controllers in exchange with their Student ID once they finished playing;
- Play time is limited to one hour per student.
ERC Institute also boasts a wireless environment that allows students access to the cyber world at any time within the school compounds from their laptops.
Photo-copying and Faxing
Photocopying, a chargeable service is available at the Lounge. Please approach the student council for assistance.
ERC Institute has an in-house counselor that is available to provide advisory and counseling services to students if necessary. Please contact your course administrator to schedule an appointment with Ms Anurada Thanabah if you require counseling services or you can make an appointment by calling ERC Institute Hotline number +65 – 63492727.
All local students at ERC Institute enjoy a free 1 year membership with the National Library Board, which has 19 public libraries across the various townships in Singapore. Foreign students will enjoy the same benefits for an annual membership fee of S$42.80 with a registration fee of S$10.00. For more information, please visit http://www.nlb.gov.sg
ERCI has formed many strong and lasting industry partnerships over the years. As a result, our students benefit from our connections with industry partners.
Benefits of ERCI Student Privilege Programme
The ERCI Student Privilege Programme aims to provide ERCI students with a host of exciting lifestyle, retail and dining privileges. Students will enjoy discounts and special promotions at any one of our Privilege Partners simply by flashing their ERCI Student Card. Check back regularly to find out what other lifestyle, retail and dining merchants have joined us in our ERCI Student Privilege Programme!