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MAGES Institute of Excellence - About Us
MAGES Institute of Excellence - Academics

Why MAGES?

MAGES Institute of Excellence is a private education institution that provides high quality tertiary level coaching and skill-set for the game designers, animators and creative computing experts of tomorrow. A rapidly developing sector in Singapore and all over the world, the Media, Animation and Gaming industry is evolving by the hour. With the keen expertise of lecturers from the industry, MAGES able to provide professional level training while developing niche skills sets – paving the way for your success within creative technology industries.

We at MAGES take utmost pride in EduTrust Certification (4 Yrs) granted by Council for Private Education (CPE).

  • Industrial Guidance

    With a well experienced teaching staff that essentially consists of Industry professionals, MAGES has been instrumental in giving students an opportunity to receive first-hand industry experience while pursuing their education. With the help of lecturers who are existing practitioners within the media sector we have been delivering the latest most relevant curriculum to hone competent professionals.

  • Work Experience and Portfolio

    Having been able to build a global reputation through a variety of programmes like diplomas, advanced diplomas, PG (post graduate) diploma, degree pathways and professional short courses, our student population is extremely diverse. We at MAGES recognize the sheer level of competition that exists in the industry. A good quality portfolio can act as a launch pad to a thriving career in the media sector. Signing up for any course with us is a great way to get started on some high quality projects that can eventually be included into your portfolio. Industrial visits to corporations within the media sector along with a chance to share and hone ideas with class mates and lecturers allow students to have a very involved approach to learning and skill-set development requisite for animation, media and gaming.

  • Low 9:1 Student–to-Lecturer Ratio

    We ensure personalized attention in class with a favorable 9:1 Student – Teacher ratio. Students get a chance to master every concept in their subject through personalized teaching methods. Furthermore, with students from a variety of nationalities ranging between Australia to Germany, class room learning comes with a twist of innovation supported with interactions and engagements.

  • Work Experience and Specialization in Game and Animation Portfolio

    Choose from a wide selection of programs across various media vocations to learn new skills, upgrade existing skills or change professions. With the help of a holistic approach to teaching and practical training, every student pursuing a course in animation, design, game development or computing is able to benefit from the academic rigor as well as the opportunities of gaining practical knowledge through interactions with professors who are currently professionals within the industry. This approach also allows MAGES to offer nothing but the most relevant programs and work opportunities that keep pace with the latest developments in the media industry. The courses offered at MAGES are revised regularly on the basis of the inputs provided by our professors, mentors and research teams.

  • Centralized Location

    Centralized location of the institution makes it extremely convenient for working professionals to pursue short courses and other requisite programs. Located in the prime district of 181, Orchard Road, Orchard Central, our institute is a short walk from Somerset MRT and easily accessible via Taxi and Bus.

  • International Affiliations

    MAGES is proud to be affiliated with reputed international university named Abertay University. Our affiliation allows us to provide promising degree pathway programs for students looking to take on media as a full-time vocation and qualification.

MAGES - Mission and Vision

Mission

Nurture individuals to succeed, connect with and serve the society by extending knowledge and stimulating learning

Vision

Aspire to be one of the top creative institutes providing excellence in all that we do and imparting quality education with a global perspective




Core Values

Personal Excellence
We strive to maximize the personal potential of every student.

Character
We aim to produce students with Character.

Quality
We aim to provide the best quality education with the most modern techniques.

Global Perspective
We impart knowledge with a purpose to build quality workforce for the globe.

Life Long Learning
We embrace lifelong learning.

Culture

MAGES aims to Inculcate our values by fostering a positive culture amongst its staff and students wherein:
  • Each individual’s creativity and contributions is recognized
  • Allows development of individual’s inherent potential is developed
  • Nurture the team towards continuous excellence
  • All are treated as equal from management, supervisors to subordinates



Organizational Structure

Academic Board
Name Qualification Position
Dipin Verma Degree in Arts, University of Delhi Chairman, External
Ravi Kant Bahl Chartered Accountancy, India
Chartered Secretary, Singapore
Internal
Nanda Ye Aung Master of Science in Computer Science, University of Yangon, Myanmar External


Examination Board
Name Qualification Position
Charles J. Samuel Diploma, Institute of Data Processing Management, East Ham College of Technology, London, UK Chairman, External
Alvin Yap Choon Ming B.Sc(Economics) in Management Stuidesm, University of London External
Ravi Kant Bahl Chartered Accountancy, India
Chartered Secretary, Singapore
Internal
Nanda Ye Aung Master of Science in Computer Science, University of Yangon, Myanmar External


Organizational Structure

Management Representative: Ravi Kant Bahl