Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Secondary 1 - Intensive)

AEIS Course Singapore | TMC Academy

2.5 months
July / December
TMC Academy



The Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools is specially designed for international students who want to participate in the Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) to enter Secondary 1, 2 or 3 in Singapore Government Schools.

Students can start these preparatory courses in their home town with their parents close by and fly over to Singapore for 5 to 10 weeks for intensive lessons and revision conducted by teachers in TMC.

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Teaching and Assessment

  • Teaching and learning
  • There will be a combination of guided studies, lectures and tutorials.

Core Modules

  • English
  • Mathematics


At least 12 to 14+ years old as at 1 January of the year of admission to government schools

Academic Qualification

Year 6 or equivalent qualification

English Proficiency

Must have one of the following:

  • Pass Hawthorn Placement Test at Beginner Level
  • Attend and pass Hawthorn Certificate in English up to Beginner Level
  • IELTS score of 3.0 or equivalent

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: $200
International Student Administrative Fee: $650

Existing / Local Transfer

Application Fees: $100
International Student Administrative Fee: $350

Fee Protection Scheme Fee

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

Medical Insurance Fee

$80 Per Course Per Year
All fees subject to prevailing GST of 7%

Course Fees


Note: The above fees, unless stated otherwise, include 3 TMC T-shirts but do not include the Examination fees payable to the Ministry of Education, Singapore.


All fees indicated are in Singapore Dollars (SGD).