Rapid & Immersive Skill Enhancement to drive step change in employability by building high-demand business and digital skills.

First batch starts February 2020

What is RISE?

RISE stands for Rapid & Immersive Skill Enhancement, a unique 6-month programme designed to enhance employability by building high-demand business and digital skills. Created by the DigitalBCG Academy, RISE leverages BCG’s industry experts who are at the top of their fields. Whether you are at the intermediate stages of your career or an experienced veteran looking to gain competency in relevant digital skills, this programme is designed to supercharge your employability through impactful learning and real work experience.

Boston Consulting Group (BCG) is a global management consulting firm, a pioneer and thought leader in business strategy. Given today’s rapidly changing and digitising world, DigitalBCG was formed to guide Fortune 500 companies, governments, and regional challengers through large-scale digital transformations. DigitalBCG currently houses 7,000+ experts spanned across our three specialist groups – Gamma, Digital Ventures and Platinion. The DigitalBCG Academy was established to provide a platform for our experts to share their knowledge, and we have trained 15,000+ people in digital, data and agile skills in recent years.

Why learn with RISE?

Imagine gaining the equivalent of 2 years of practical digital skills, experience and learnings in the span of only 6 months. Imagine working on real projects solving the strategic problems of the region’s leading firms. Imagine having a killer CV that unlocks your potential and opens up career paths in entirely new industries. Accomplish all of these with RISE, a truly unique programme that sits at the intersection of business, technology and innovation.

The future is digital. Don’t miss out on your chance to be a part of it.

50% of new job openings in Singapore are from growth sectors that require digital skills.

60,000 estimated digital and tech jobs will be created in 3 years in Singapore’s ICT sector alone.

12,000+ jobs currently available in the tech sector, 95% of which are PMET roles.

Build In-demand “Biz Tech” Skills

RISE is not a normal reskilling programme. The course builds on your existing experience and skillsets, creating a solid foundation for both business critical and digital skills. RISE focuses on practical skills in high demand by the job market in the immediate present.

Maximise Employability

RISE is designed to jumpstart your employment by creating a portfolio of work experience with real firms over the programme’s duration. This hands-on training will enable you with tangible skills and grow your CV with the points employers are looking for.

Placement Assistance for
In-demand Jobs

Successful learners will be recognized with a DigitalBCG Academy Certification. Certified learners will be offered placement opportunities across BCG’s client and partner ecosystem.

How it works

Registration and Enrolment

Apply for RISE here

Official registrations will open in late December for the first batch, and continue until March for the last batch

Pay $500 course fee after enrolment confirmation (redeemable against SkillsFuture Credits)

Six-Month Certification Programme

360 degrees overview of Core Business &
Digital Fundamentals

Accelerated, in-depth coverage of one of
several Specialised Digital Pathways

Successful learners or graduates are
awarded DigitalBCG Academy Certification

Placement Assistance

Successful graduates will receive support on CV and interview preparation, as well as placement assistance

Key Partners

Programme Overview

After enrolling in RISE, you will get to chose one of three digital pathways – Business & Data Analytics, Digital Sales & Marketing or Digital Transformation & Change Management. All three represent functional areas experiencing some of the highest growing demands in not only Singapore, but around the world. At RISE, you will undergo a deep dive into your chosen field and emerge with not only the skills, but a portfolio of experiences gained from working on real projects. This will be a key differentiator and is guaranteed to help you shine during job recruitment.

Business & Data Analytics

Digital Sales & Marketing

Digital Transformation & Change Management

But having just functional knowledge is not enough. Did you know that the top ten skills demanded by the current job market are all related to critical problem solving, analytics thinking, innovation and digital technology? RISE will also equip you with the core foundational business and digital tools to address the needs of today.

Structured Business
Problem Solving

Acing Business Communication

Innovation & Creativity

Data & Digital

Contact Us

If you have any questions regarding the RISE programme, drop us an email at contact@bcg-rise.com  or call +65 63278707