The Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) examination is a national exam that is conducted in Singapore annually. The University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), the Ministry of Education, Singapore and the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB) are the joint examining authorities for the Singapore-Cambridge GCE O-Level examination. Students whom have attained this qualification may be considered for entry to various post-secondary institutions in Singapore and internationally.
This course aims to prepare students to sit for the GCE ‘O’ Level examinations organized by the Singapore Examination and Assessment Board (SEAB). Through this preparatory programme, students are able to gain a better understanding of the ‘O’ Level subjects and cope with the examination.
- To equip students with the knowledge and skills required to excel at the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) Examination
- To provide students with the necessary academic knowledge to progress to post-secondary education
Core Modules – 2 modules
- English Language
Elective Modules (select 3)
- Additional Mathematics
- Chinese Language
- Principles of Accounts
- Combined Science (Physics/Chemistry)*
*Lab practicals for Physics and Chemistry will be conducted at the Singapore Institute of Science, 593A, Serangoon Road, Singapore 218207. Additional lab fees of $856 (inclusive of 7% GST) applies for students who choose Science as one of their modules.
Mode of Delivery
A mixed approach consisting of:
- Classroom Lectures
- Interactive Methods
- Hands-On Training
This 10 months programme is conducted on a full-time mode.
Total Hours: 1100 Hours
Candidate will sit for the annual General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) conducted by SEAB in October.
Award of Certificate
Student will receive the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) examination certificate awarded by the Ministry of Education, Singapore and the University of Cambridge International Examinations.
• Students must be at least 15 years old on 1st January of the examination year
• Completed at least Secondary 3 Express or GCE ‘N’ Level (Academic or Technical) or equivalent
• International students must have completed Year 9 or its equivalent in their respective countries.
International students are advised to have English proficiency of IELTS 5.5 or equivalent.
All fees stated are inclusive of prevailing GST and are in Singapore dollars. Students are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of $288.90 upon course sign-up.
Course fees stated above are not inclusive of textbook fees. Textbook fees will be charges at prevailing market rate at time of class commencement.
Course fees are subjected to changes without prior notice. For a full schedule of the miscellaneous fees, please click here.
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