ERIC Number: ED118401
Record Type: Non-Journal
Publication Date: 1975-Jun
Reference Count: N/A
The Teaching of Manufacturing Engineering in India and Singapore.
Lindberg, Roy A.
Engineering education in the countries of India and Singapore is described. The post-secondary engineering program in India is offered at 132 institutions. Admission procedures are explained, as is the curriculum for students interested in production engineering. Descriptions and photographs of some final year projects are provided. In addition, an explanation of graduate engineering programs and the author's observations concerning student behavior are included. The explanation of engineering education in Singapore begins from a historical sketch of the development of the nation from 1961. During the period of 1962 to 1971, industrial employment has increased from 10,500 to 155,000 persons. Post-secondary education and vocational education are described, as well as the university system. At the university level, the manufacturing engineering curriculum is detailed. Also, as for India, the graduate engineering programs and observations of student behavior are provided. (CP)
Publication Type: Speeches/Meeting Papers
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Identifiers - Location: India; Singapore