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Certificate in Academic English Programme (AEP)

The Academic English Programme (AEP) is designed with an academic skills focus. It is for students who have successfully completed their secondary schooling and seek to improve their English language proficiency in order to be competent to further their studies which require English at the tertiary level.

Basic info

Course Objectives

  • To develop skills and abilities to effectively use English for international communication;
  • To develop overall competence in the English language with emphasis on the macro-skills of speaking, listening, reading, and writing
  • To develop students in the skills and strategies required for their further studies at the tertiary level

Mode & Duration: 12 weeks of full time study

Course Intake

  • January, April, July, October

Course Methodology

Done within a thematic structure:

  • Listening
  • Speaking
  • Reading
  • Writing

Learning is mainly in a classroom setting

Teaching methods are varied including:

  • Interactive tutorials (including use of IT)
  • Group work
  • Group discussion
  • Role plays



  • Mondays – Fridays: 08:45 – 16:00 hrs

Model of Internal Assessments

  • Written tests / assignments
  • Oral Presentations

Age Requirements

16 years old and above

Course Completion

  • Student must attain a minimum of 90% attendance to complete the course.
  • A certificate will be awarded upon course completion

Course Fees & Brochure

Fee Breakdown Course Code: AEP12
Course Fee S$3,600.00
Student Development Fee S$850.00
Sub-total after 7% GST S$4,761.50
Student Pass Processing Fee (ICA) * S$120.00
Total Fees Payable S$4,881.50
Application Fees (non-refundable) S$535.00

* Fees may be subject to change as determined by the relevant government agencies as at the time of processing.

Miscellaneous Fees


Course Deferment Fees $107
Admin Fees for Test $53.50
School Uniform $26.75
Graduation Lunch $30
School Magazine $10
Meet and Greet Services $350-400
Change of Level Fee $107
Admin Fee for Replacement of Student Pass (not included the replacement fee payable to ICA) $53.50
Late Payment Fees $53.50
School Jacket $30
Packed Lunch (5 months) $500

Application Procedure

Admission Procedure

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