Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme (CTFP)

DURATION:
Full-Time: 12 months
Part-Time: 18 months
INTAKE:
Upon Request
AWARDED BY:
TMC Academy

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Qualify for entry into Foundation Diploma Programme Offered by TMC Academy

Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme (CTFP) provides both local and international students with an academic bridge into the higher education leading to an undergraduate programme. After completion of the CTFP, students will automatically qualify for entry to Foundation Diploma for Tertiary Studies and then to any of the higher diploma programmes conducted by TMC Academy in Singapore.

Higher Diplomas

  • Higher Diploma in Business
  • Higher Diploma in Business Studies (with Internship)
  • Higher Diploma in Infocomm Technology
  • Higher Diploma in Business Infocomm Technology (with Internship)
  • Higher Diploma in Mass Communication
  • Higher Diploma in Tourism, Hospitality & Leisure Management
  • Higher Diploma in Hospitality & Tourism (with Internship)
  • Higher Diploma in Psychology with Counselling

Full-Time: 12 months*

Part-Time: 18 months**

*may be completed within 4-12 months depending on English proficiency
**may be completed within 8-18 months depending on English proficiency

 

Course assessment
Assessment of the modules includes examinations, assignments, projects, presentations, class tests, and/or practical tests.

English Level

  • English – Beginner*
  • English – Elementary*
  • English – Intermediate 1*
  • English – Intermediate 2*
  • English – Advanced 1*

 

Proprietary Modules

  • Mathematics and Statistics
  • Academic Writing
  • Personal and Skills Development
  • Introduction to Project Management

*Students must pass all English levels before starting the proprietary modules.

 

Graduation Requirements

Students who successfully complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure will be awarded the ­Certificate in Tertiary Foundation Programme from TMC Academy.

Age

15 years old

Academic Qualification

Obtained at least a C6 at GCE O level in any 1 subject or equivalent

English Proficiency

  • Completed at least Secondary 4 English
  • Pass TMC English Proficiency Test

Age

15 years old

Academic Qualification

Completed Secondary School Education or Year 9

English Proficiency

At least IETLS 2.5

Course Fees
$2,008

 

Administrative Fee
(New Student / TMC’s Existing / Local Transfer Student)

All the course fees stated below are inclusive of course materials, examination fee and lab fee unless stated otherwise. Repeat fees and other administrative fees are listed in the Miscellaneous Fee List.

Application Fee

$107.00

Fee Protection Scheme Fee

0.75% of (Course Fee less grant + Medical Insurance) OR $25 whichever is higher + prevailing GST of 7%

Medical Insurance Fee

Course duration less than 12 months: $85.60
Course duration more than 12 months: $171.20

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)

Course Fees

with BEG to ADV 1 $15,250
with ELE to ADV 1 $11,850
with INT 1 to ADV 1  $10,150
with INT 2 to ADV 1  $8,450
with ADV 1  $6,750
without english  $5,050

 

Administrative Fee
(New Student / TMC’s Existing / Local Transfer Student)

All the course fees stated below are inclusive of course materials, examination fee and lab fee unless stated otherwise. Repeat fees and other administrative fees are listed in the Miscellaneous Fee List.

Single / Bundled Programs

Application Fees: $214
International Student Administrative Fee*: $695.50
*International Student Admin Fee is charged once for bundled courses. Students not on bundled course will be charged an additional $367.50 International Student Admin fee if they progress to the next course.

Existing / Local Transfer

Application Fees: $107
International Student Administrative Fee: $367.50

Fee Protection Scheme Fee

0.75% of (Course Fee less grant + Medical Insurance + International Student Administrative Fee) OR $25 whichever is higher + Prevailing GST of 7%

Medical Insurance Fee

Course duration less than 12 months: $85.60
Course duration more than 12 months: $171.20

 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD)