Integrated Boarding Programme

Programmes

Listed below is the repertoire of IBP core workshops. Click on any of the programmes to learn more:

ENTREPRENEURIAL LEADERSHIP PROGRAMME

 

The core of the IBP, which comprises theoretical and practical sessions about entrepreneurial mindsets and values

DRESSING, DINING & CONVERSATION

 

 

Exclusive series by HCI teachers, focusing on guiding students in increasing their cultural intelligence

SCOOP DINNER WITH DISTINGUISHED ALUMNI

 

Interaction with ex-HCI alumni who are highly accomplished in their area of work

MYERS-BRIGGS TYPE INDICATOR®

 

 

A tool that enhances students' self-awareness about their personality as well as that of others

Entrepreneurial Leadership Programme

 

Fundamentals
  • Values of entrepreneurial servant leaders are portrayed through case study discussions

  • Some of these values include: ethics, vision, leadership by example, passion, courage, creativity, empathy, integrity, etc.

 

Core
  • Understanding oneself

  • Innovation process - business models and generating business ideas

  • Effective presentation and communication

  • Design thinking and other entrepreneurial skill sets, culminating in a final business plan presentation

 

Project Mentoring

  • Offered to students extending their stay in Term 3

  • Students learnt rapid prototyping, design thinking, and basic programming skills to create a nano-satellite

  • In 2015, SpeechCraft sessions helped students to improve their public speaking skills

Dressing, Dining & Conversation

 

Grooming & Etiquette
  • Dress codes

  • Tie tying skills

  • Appearance and deportment

 

Interview & Conversation Skills
  • Speak with Confidence workshops

  • Preparing for an interview

  • Making small talk

 

Cultural Exposure
  • Dining experiences of different cultures (Malay, Indian, Chinese, Western, and Eurasian)

 

SCOOP Dinners

  • Networking, gaining inspiration from, and modelling of prominent alumni, consisting of entrepreneurs and professionals from various fields

 

The distinguished guests invited in recent years include:

Ms. Tan Su Shan Nominated MP; Managing Director & Group Head of Wealth Management, DBS Bank

Dr. Koh Poh Koon Senior Minister of State for Trade & Industry , and National Development

Mr. Christopher Wilson Co-Founder, Social Capital Venture Development

Ms. Audrey Tan Co-Founder, PlayMoolah

Mr. Ronald Tay Executive Director, UBS Business University

Prof. Chia Kee Seng Dean, Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health, National University of Singapore

Dr. Yim Heng Boon Consultant Oncologist, Mount Elizabeth Hospital

LTC Aaron Beng Republic of Singapore Navy

Mr. Stanley Han CEO and Co-Founder, KooBits

Ms. Phua Huijia Founder, Project Skillseed

Mr. David Poh Managing Director, David Poh & Associates

Mr. Eric Chew Partner, ECYT Law LLC

Mr. Daniel Lee Engineer and Entrepreneur

Mr. Wilson Goh Managing Partner, The Face Inc Group

Mr. Jay Lim Jing Xi Co-Founder, Helicap

Overseas scholars currently attending university in the United Kingdom, United States of America and China

 

Myers-Briggs Type Indicator®

  • Psychological assessment to increase self-awareness

  • Understand the decision making preferences of self and others

 

IBP (Sports)

Sports Psychology, Sports Massage, Sports Taping, and Periodisation & Nutrition workshops are offered to athletes residing under the IBP (Sports).

 

Emotional Agility Workshops

Increase students' depth of self-awareness as well as self-management

  • Better view people, concerns and issues from multiple perspectives

  • Manage their thoughts and emotions in a healthy and productive way

  • Handle challenging social or emotional situations

Social Innovation Workshops 

Introduces students to social innovation concepts and frameworks

  • Applying 6 steps of the Design Thinking Cycle

  • Rapid Prototyping and pitching of proposed solutions to social issues faced by youth

  • Business Model Canvas & Logic Model