Foundation Diploma in Business (Mandarin)

Full-Time: 6 months
Part-Time: 6 months



The Foundation Diploma in Business (Mandarin)  programme imparts the knowledge of the fundamental theories and concepts of business to students. Learners will be able to master study skills, improve self-confidence, and eliminate learning obstacles. Skills that are acquired can be applied in a range of situation and contexts, including functional areas of organisation such as, Projects, Accounting and Statistics. Leadership, motivational theories, integrating of subject knowledge and the ability to arrive at sound-decision for case studies in a business scenario will be further inculcated to them.

Upon completion of this course, graduates will be able to:

  • Display an integrated knowledge of the scope and breadth of the subject domain
  • Demonstrate effective communication and presentation skills
  • Describe, synthesize, interpret, analyse and evaluate information and date relevant to a professional
  • Able to critically analyse and evaluate and synthesise information on methods for business communication
  • Solve and analyse problems scientifically
  • Exercise managerial skills, demonstrate problem solving skills
  • Introduction to Study Skills
  • Communication Skills
  • Introduction to Accounting Skills
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Introduction to Project


Course Assessment

Each module is assessed by academic work comprising written assignments, case studies, written examination as determined by the subject profile. The assessment criterion varies from module to module and level to level.

Minimum Age Requirement
Applicants must be 16 years and above


Academic Entry Requirements
Completed Secondary Education or Year 9 or

Any of the following:

  • Obtain at least a C6 at GCE O level in any 1 subject
  • NITEC or Higher NITEC


Language Requirement
At least a Grade C6 in Chinese at GCE “O” Level or A pass in Chinese Language in Year 10


Mature Candidates
≥ 30 years old with 8 years of work experience


Application Fee  $107.00
Course Fee  $3,849.00 
Administrative Fee 
Medical Insurance  $85.60
Fee Protection Scheme  $29.51
Total Programme Fee Excluding Application Fee 

All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD) and inclusive of GST unless stated otherwise. *Course fee excludes application fee of $107.00.

Application Fee  $428.00
Course Fee  $6,420.00
Administrative Fee 
International Student Admin Fee* $695.50
Medical Insurance  $85.60
Fee Protection Scheme  $54.01
Total Programme Fee Excluding Application Fee 

*International Student Admin Fee is charged once for bundled courses. Students not on bundled course will be charged an additional $374.50 International Student Admin fee if they progress to the next course.