Mode & Duration
24 Months of full-time study

Mondays – Fridays:
08.30 – 15.30 hrs

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Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) (Lower Secondary Division)

To help young students maintain the balance between knowledge and application, AAIS adopts the Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) for lower secondary students coming from a variety of backgrounds and endowed with a wide range of abilities and interests. Focusing on the lower secondary level, AAIS develops student knowledge, passion, and skills in subject content, adaptability to change and different situations, as well as making inquiries and emphasizing process.  AAIS adds breadth and depth to the curriculum and engages students in projects designed to guide them through a creative process where exploration, problem-solving, presentation, and reflection help them form the bedrock of becoming 21st century learners.

Course Objectives

The objective of this course is to prepare students for the Course for Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) Upper Secondary, giving them a better understanding and overview of the academic subjects comprising of English, Mathematics, Science, and Basic Commerce and Management.

Course Title / Course Code Cambridge International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE) (Lower Secondary Division) / IGCSE-LS24
Course Content (Subjects) Compulsory subjects:
English, Mathematics, Sciences, Art & Design, Music, Physical Education
Optional subjects:
Chinese or Malay

* There are no lessons on all public holidays scheduled by the government of Singapore.

Learning is mainly in a classroom setting.

Teaching methods are varied including:

  • Interactive Tutorials
  • Experiential learning
  • Teamwork
  • Transdisciplinary projects
  • Discussion
  • Presentation
  • Reflection
  • Service
  • Peer review
  • Community project
Minimum Age: 11 years old (as at 1 January of the exam year)
Academic Level : Completed Primary Six or equivalent level
Language Proficiency :
Primary Six or equivalent level
  • English Placement Tests
  • Written tests and examinations
  • Oral Exam
  • Assignments and projects
  • Student must attain a minimum of 90% attendance to complete the course.
  • A certificate will be awarded upon course completion
Fee Breakdown
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Total Payable (with GST, if any) (S$)
Fee Breakdown
( Year 1)
( Year 2)
Course Fee S$17,976.00 S$17,976.00
Equipment & Student Development Fee S$2,354.00 S$ 2,354.00
Teaching Material Fee S$1,284.00 S$ 1,284.00
Internal Exam Fee S$1,070.00 S$1,070.00
Medical Insurance Fee S$256.80
Total Fees Payable S$22,940.80 S$ 22,684.00

*The publication is intended as a general guide. The information is correct at the time of printing. Ascensia International School reserves the right to alter any information without prior notice. ( Effective 6 December 2019 Intake)

**Total Fee for International Student Included:Application fee, Tuition Fee,Material Fee,Assessment Fee,Medical Insurance,FPS Insurance.

** All payments made are non-transferable.

***Consultants shall not collect any fees under the name of Ascensia International School Pte Ltd.

**** The student’s pass processing fee will not be refundable irregardless of the approval/rejection/withdrawal/amendment of the application/renewal/transfer.

*****Fee non-payable to Ascensia International School may be subject to GST and/or changes required by external parties.

Course Deferment Fee S$535.00
Course Transfer Fee S$535.00
Student Pass Processing Service Fee S$214.00
Student Pass Application Fee S$30.00
Course Application Fee S$535.00
Medical Insurance Fee (Short Term Course) S$30.00/Month
School Uniform S$37.00-S$39.00
Physical Education Attire S$30.00
School Magazine S$30.00
Graduation Ceremony S$100.00
Lunch (monthly, up to $10 per day) Up to $230 per month (based on 23 days)
School Bus (monthly, depending on location) Up to $500 per month
Replacement Fees for Lost or Damaged Items Price will depend on value of lost item
Administrative Fee (Upon Request of Service) $53.50 per service
Administrative Fee for Credit Card & Union Pay Payment 3.2% of payment amount
Bank Charges $5-$50 varies by bank
Late Payment Fee
[Apply if payment is not made within 7 days after the scheduled due date(s) in Schedule B of the Student Contract. Payable at time of payment of Course Fees. The parties agree and acknowledge that this sum represents a genuine pre- estimate of the costs that the School is likely to incur in the event of late payment.]
1% of outstanding fees

Please note: All Fees and Charges are subject to Annual Review and 7% GST except Late Payment Fee*.
Miscellaneous Fees refer to any non-compulsory fees which the students pay only when applicable. Such fees are normally collected by the PEI when the need arises.


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