Preparatory Course for Admission to Government Schools (Primary 5 - Intensive)

AEIS Course Singapore | TMC Academy

3 months



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 be placed into Primary 3, 4 or 5 in Singapore Government Schools, depending on their performance in the exams and their age.

This is a 3-months intensive course for students who wish to attempt the AEIS exam in less than the recommended preparation time of 6 months.

4-weeks or 8-weeks short course available. Enquire for more information.

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The Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) consists of a centralised test on English and Mathematics that will assess the applicants’ English literacy, numeracy and reasoning abilities.

Regular tests and examinations will be conducted to monitor students’ progress and to ensure they are well-prepared for the AEIS centralised tests.

  • English
  • Mathematics

10 to 12+ years old as at 1 Jan of the Year of admission to government schools


Academic Qualification
Year 4 or equivalent qualifications


English Proficiency
A pass in Year 4 English or equivalent in home country or pass TMC English Placement Test

Application Fee $432.00
Course Fee $8,812.80
Administrative Fee
International Student Admin Fee* $702.00
Medical Insurance $86.40
Fee Protection Scheme $72.01
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 $378.00 (inclusive of 8% GST) International Student Admin fee if they progress to the next course. The above AEIS fees does not include the Examination fees payable to the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB).

All information stated is accurate and effective as at 1 January 2023. Fees indicated are in SGD and inclusive of GST.