MAS Academy – Monetary Authority of Singapore Courses Offered
General Development Training
A broad suite of general development training programmes based on the Capacity, Leadership, Interpersonal skills, and Personal attributes (CLIP) framework are also offered to staff. These include a good range of courses that equip staff with written and verbal communication skills, personal effectiveness, and tools for effective engagement and leadership.
The MAS Academy offers technical programmes to build and strengthen functional competencies required across the organisation, as guided by MAS’ Professional Requisites and Outcomes Framework (PROF). The types of training include classroom programmes, as well as talks by experienced professionals, industry experts and academics on emerging trends and areas of specialisation relevant to MAS.
The MAS Academy offers the MAS Diploma – a three-year flagship programme, which gives a broad-based education on MAS’ key functions. The compulsory modules cover the foundations of central banking, financial regulation, supervision and development. Participants also choose elective modules covering a wide range of specialised topics depending on their interests. To attain the Diploma, they are also required to complete a final year project to contribute to the knowledge building and sharing culture within MAS. In FY 2015/16, there were 39 graduates from the programme.