Our History

Singapore Bible College, an evangelical and inter-denominational seminary, was founded in 1952 by pastors and leaders from Anglican, Baptist, Methodist, Presbyterian and independent churches, with the support of the Chinese Church Union, Christian Nationals Evangelism Commission (CNEC) and the Overseas Missionary Fellowship (OMF).

Starts at Sophia Road


Founding of SOTC
1952

Founding of School of Theology (Chinese)


1952

Acting Principal


Rev Dr Calvin Chao

Rev. Dr. Calvin Chao

1952

Relocation


1953:?Moves to Ipoh Lane
1954:?Moves to Barker Road
1958: Shifts to 9-11 Adam Road

1953–1958

Founding of School of Theology (English)


1958

1st Principal


moses-yu

Rev. Dr. Moses Yu

1958

Starts Evening Bible School


1960

2nd Principal


Wilson-Wang

Mr. Wilson Wang

1961

Block 1 Completed


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1968

3rd Principal


YapUnHan

Rev. Yap Un Han

1961

Block 2 Completed


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Purchases 13 Adam Road
1977

4th Principal


Dr-Maak

Rev. Dr. Maak Hay Chun

1979

Block 3 Completed


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Founding of School of Church Music (SCM)

1983

Purchases Block 4


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12 Shelford Road

1985

Purchases Block 5


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15 Adam Road

1989

5th Principal


rev-shen

Rev. Dr. Michael Shen

1992

SBC Mission Statement


1995

Project Nehemiah Completed


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Block 7

2001

6th Principal


dr-ting

Rev. Dr. Albert Ting

2006

Founding of School of Counselling (SOC)


2008

7th Principal


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Rev. Dr. Clement Chia

2016

SBC 65th Anniversary Reformation 500


2017
English (UK)