Milestones

2015

March 2015

Awarded Best Company for Leadership Private Education Asia Pacific by IAIR Awards and Brand of the Year 2015 National Award by World Branding Awards

2014

September 2014

RafflesEducation received the International Star For Quality Award (ISAQ) for Excellence and Innovation in the Gold category from Business Initiative Directions (BID Group One) in Geneva, Switzerland

August 2014

RCDC acquired its own campus building at 1-3 Fitzwilliam Street in Parramatta, NSW, Australia

January 2014

Raffles American School receives prestigious accreditation from Western Association of Schools and Colleges, USA (WASC)

2013

September 2013

Framework agreement signed for sale of 490 mu land in Oriental University City

July 2013

Established new college in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia

Established new colleges in Batam and Medan, Indonesia

April 2013

RafflesEducation’s headquarters and Raffles College of Higher Education, Singapore moved into a new building named Raffles Education Square, which is also their first permanent home after 23 years

March 2013

RafflesEducation's wholly-owned subsidiary, Raffles Assets (Private) Limited, signed an investment agreement with the Board of Investment of Sri Lanka to establish Raffles University Sri Lanka

January 2013

Groundbreaking ceremony of Raffles American School in Iskandar, Malaysia

2012

September 2012

Establishment of a Risk Management Committee

RafflesEducation, through its subsidiary, Raffles K12 Sdn. Bhd., inked land deal with Iskandar Investment Berhad to develop Raffles American School - RAS

Sale of land and properties thereon located in Langfang Development Zone, Hebei Province, The People's Republic of China through the sale of 100% of the equity interest in Langfang Taitu Real Estate Development Co., Ltd (廊坊泰土房地产开发有限公司)

August 2012

First student intake at Raffles American School, Malaysia

First student intake at Raffles University Iskandar, Malaysia

Proposed renounceable non-underwritten rights issue In The Capital of Raffles Education Corporation Limited

July 2012

Framework agreement in relation to the Langfang Oriental Institute Of Technology

Entered into an overall agreement for sale of 118 mu of land in OUC

June 2012

Established Raffles Academy of Continuing Education, Singapore - RACE

March 2012

Entered into an overall agreement for sale of 670 mu of land in OUC

February 2012 RafflesEducation established Multicurrency Medium Term Note Programme
January 2012

Raffles College of Higher Education Singapore awarded four-year EduTrust Certification by the Council for Private Education

Established new college in Surabaya, Indonesia - RSR

 

2011

September 2011

Proposed acquisition of land by Raffles K12 Sdn. Bhd. at Daerah Johor Bahru, Negeri Johor - RAS

August 2011

First student intake at Raffles Millennium University, Uttar Pradesh, Greater Noida, India - JRE

June 2011

Sale of 50% equity interests in Value Vantage Pte Ltd – Zhongfa

May 2011

Signed JVA with Education@Iskandar Sdn Bhd to establish Raffles University Iskandar - RUI

 

Signed JVA to pursue opportunities in The Middle East - REME

 

2010

September 2010 Established new college in Manila, Philippines - RMN
May 2010 Established new college in Kolkata, India - IKK
April 2010
Established new college in Dhaka, Bangladesh - RDH
March 2010 Established new college in Colombo, Sri Lanka - RCB
January 2010 Established new college in Phnom Penh, Cambodia - RPP
Established new colleges in India (Ahmedabad, Chennai and Hyderabad) – IAH, ICH, IHY
 

2009

April 2009

Established new college in Bangalore, India - IBG

Established new college in Oriental University City, Langfang, China - OIT

February 2009

Established new college in Jakarta, Indonesia - RJK

Established new college in New Delhi, India - IND

 

2008

September 2008

Approval received to establish a joint cooperative education project with Tianjin University of Commerce Boustead College in Tianjin, China – RTJ

May 2008

Attained full ownership of China Education Limited through amalgamation with a wholly owned subsidiary of RafflesEducation – Tianjin Boustead

Established joint venture with Educomp Solutions Ltd, India’s largest education company - ERHEL

March 2008

Acquisition of Wanbo Education Management Co., Ltd in Hefei, China - Wanbo

Acquisition of Oriental University City Development Co., Ltd in Langfang, Hebei, China - OUC

 

2007

June 2007 Acquisition of 99% stake in Zhongfa College in Shanghai, China - Zhongfa
March 2007

Acquisition of up to 57.3% stake in China Education Limited – Tianjin Boustead

 

2006

September 2006

Acquisition of Digitrain, subsequently renamed to Raffles Design Institute Ltd - Auckland, RAL

March 2006

Established PT Raffles Design Institute in Jakarta, Indonesia

 

2005

January 2005

RafflesEducation steps up to the Mainboard of SGX

 

2004

July 2004

Acquisition of KvB Institute of Technology through Raffles KvB Institute Pty Ltd in Sydney - RCDC

July 2004 Established Raffles Design International in Mumbai, India - RMB
July 2004

Established Raffles-Changzhou in Jiangsu Province, China - RCZ

 

2002

January 2002

Listed on SGX-SESDAQ with a market capitalization of S$16 million

 

2001

September 2001

Established Raffles-Guangzhou in Guangdong Province, China - RGZ

August 2001 Established Raffles Design Institute in Bangkok, Thailand – RBK
 

1999

July 1999 Established Raffles-C.U. in Changchun City, Jilin Province, China - RCU
 

1996

October 1996

Established Raffles-BICT in Beijing, China - RBICT

 

1994

June 1994

Established first college in China, Raffles-DHU in Shanghai, China - RSH

 

1992

March 1992

Established Raffles Design Institute in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - RKL

 

1990

April 1990

Established Raffles Design Institute in Singapore