The Preparatory Course for Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education or GCE A level and O level (Advanced and Ordinary Level) equips students of 14 years and above with a qualification that will enable them to successfully progress towards acquiring higher education and vocational courses. Students who are citizens of Singapore, as well as foreign students, may get this certificate to apply for higher studies in Singapore. Students who wish to enrol in Universities in Singapore have to complete the GCE A Level. This certification will ensure that they have the required subject knowledge and skills to handle the university programmes. A variety of subject combinations are available for students to choose from Students may choose their subjects based on their future plans for college education. Our mentors are available to guide you through the entire admission process.
Once they have completed the preparatory course, students can sit for the Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate of Education (Ordinary Level) examination which is conducted jointly by the University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE), the Ministry of Education, Singapore, and the Singapore Examinations and Assessment Board (SEAB). The examination includes both oral and written test formats. The oral examination is conducted in July/August while the written and practical examination is held in October/November. This certification is equivalent to the General Certificate of Secondary Education (GCSE) examination taken by students in the United Kingdom. Once students acquire both their A and O level certificates and Cambridge English Preparatory certificates, students are better equipped to take on the professional degree education in Singapore colleges and universities.
At MDIS, our dedicated and expert tutors ensure that students develop a strong foundation for their further studies through this course. The course structure includes a standardised assessment, mid-year and preliminary exam, which are conducted by the school once every academic year. Our experienced teachers work carefully with each student to ensure that they have indeed acquired the necessary knowledge and skills so that they can attain their highest academic potential and thus achieve their dreams and will succeed in acquiring the certification with top scores. Our course methodology allows students interact with other students from different cultural backgrounds. With an average teacher-to-student ratio of 1:17, the students get maximum personal attention and guidance from the teachers. Testimonies from our alumni vouch for our excellence in teaching and empowering students from all walks of life and culture to assimilate seamlessly into the Singaporean education system.
Financial assistance and student loans are available to Singapore citizens and permanent residents. Click here to enquire more about the course structure, prerequisites, and application process for Singaporean students and international students.