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Indranee Rajah to lead ASPIRE study trip to Germany & Switzerland

The committee of the Applied Study in Polytechnics and ITE Review (ASPIRE) will make a study trip to Germany and Switzerland from February 10 to 16.

SINGAPORE: The committee of the Applied Study in Polytechnics and ITE Review (ASPIRE) will make a study trip to Germany and Switzerland from February 10 to 16.

The delegation will be led by Senior Minister of State for Law and Education Indranee Rajah, who is also ASPIRE chair.

The group will visit public agencies and education institutions to understand their model of applied study, and how students in the two countries are guided in choosing their education and career pathways.

It will also visit several companies to study how they partner education institutions to offer structured internships and training in the workplace for students through apprenticeships.

In a statement on Saturday, the Ministry of Education said its officials will accompany the ASPIRE committee, which comprises representatives from both the private and public sector, on the trip. 

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