Serangoon is located at North Eastern side of Singapore. Likewise, it's accessible via the North East MRT line. Serangoon Road may also be popularly referred to as Little India. Tamil Muslim traders used to launch their trading session right there, at Serangoon Road. Unfortunately, the true definition as to what 'Serangoon' means, remains a mystery. Some concluded that the name 'Serangoon' derived from the tiny marsh birds that dominate the what used to be swampy area.
Apart from several religious classes, there are no schools available there. However, the area is filled with numerous shop houses that captures the essence of India. There are also modern shopping malls made available there. The malls includes Serangoon North, Mustaffa Centre and Nex. Malls like Mustaffa Centre offers a wide myriad of items and operates 24 hours.