Renowned as a city-state which is classified as an Alpha plus global city, indicating its influence on the global economy, Singapore is the only one in Asia with a AAA sovereign rating, the one of 11-worldwide. The city proudly offers affordable purpose-built student accommodation (PBSA) that also ensures excellent transport connectivity with three modes of public transport namely- Mass Rapid Transit (MRT), buses, and taxis operating in the city. With ready access to the public transport system also catered to university students, Singapore has been the dream city for higher education.
The MRT system in Singapore is the most reliable and provides speed and efficiency, especially during peak hours. The Singaporean transport facility also comprises of e-scooters, bicycles, and a train transport system governed by SMRT Corporation and SBS Transit system. The city has also been the major international hub having the busiest of all air and sea routes.
Here are the 5 student accommodation singapore that ensure easy transport connectivity for university students.
A popular and student-friendly area for many, Dwell Selegie enable students to travel and explore the city to its fullest. Students can use Mass Rapid Transit (MRT) to reach their desired tourist spot in Singapore or likewise use the bus network as well. The property also helps save a lot of transport cost to 24-hour convenience stores, restaurants, and shopping malls as most of these places are within walking distance for students to make the most of their university living.
Matchbox @ 100 Ulu Pandan
Matchbox @ 100Ulu Pandan is a pod-style boutique hostel backpacker meant for comfort living within easily accessible public transport system of Singapore. Those who like to explore the city on a moment’s notice can board a train from Dover, the nearest railway station which is hardly 4-minutes’ away by car. Other popular attractions of the city like The French Ladle restaurant and Lee Kong Chian Natural History Museum, are all located nearby to save on travel expenses of students.
yo:HA Hostel @ Evans
yo:HA hostel @ Evans is the place which will acquaint students to the quiet streets of Evans Road, which is a peaceful neighbourhood with easy access to fantastic amenities along with excellent transport links to the Singapore University of Social Sciences. It is an academic institution which is just a 7-minutes’ bus ride away from the accommodation with bus stops located nearby. Students residing here, can avail these transport options and go wherever they feel like on a short notice or plan weekend trips in leisure time.
Tessensohn Hall student accommodation offers well-connected public transport, making this place a great choice with international students. With the nearest subway station, Farrer Park just a 5-minutes’ walk away, the bus station is also within 4-minutes walking distance. Another best thing about this accommodation is the availability of free share cabs to never run late for morning lectures.
Singapore, therefore, offers many types of accommodations to fit diverse range of budgets and personal preferences. The city offers affordable and comfy living options with shared facilities and ready connectivity to public transport. University Living, is a student accommodation website that has partnered with many property providers to book easy living spaces for students during their study time in Singapore.