Preparatory Course for Cambridge International Advanced Level

Programme Objectives 

The Cambridge international curriculum is recognised by universities and employers worldwide. The Preparatory Course for Cambridge International Advanced Level is designed for students who have completed GCE O-Level or Cambridge IGCSE with acceptable results, to gain access to undergraduate studies locally and internationally. It builds on the foundations of Cambridge Upper Secondary.

Upon completion of the course, students will sit for the Cambridge International A Level examination which is conducted by the University of Cambridge International Examinations (CIE)

Cambridge IGCSE examinations are held twice a year (May/June and Oct/Nov) and candidates are to register with our College before the closing dates.

 

Hear from our Students / Graduates

“As an international student, I met with friendly, warm and approachable staff who helped me to adapt to the new environment. Staying in the hostel made it very convenient for me to come for lessons.”

Zheng Wen Wen
MDIS Alumni


“I chose an education pathway at College to better prepare for my career goals. At the end of my studies here, I hope to be one step closer to my dreams.”

Joshua Alexandre Darmawan
College Student

 

“Throughout the 16 months that I spent in College as an 'O' level student, I gained a tremendous amount of knowledge as well as met people with different backgrounds. I was very fortunate to attend classes with caring and dedicated teachers who provided support as well as help when needed. The staff are genuinely friendly and do their best in meeting your enquiries and concerns. I am confident to say that each teacher will do his/her part to discipline and motivate students to study by providing sufficient amount of homework as well as sharing tips on how students should manage their time better. I have experienced the multi-racial life and made friends from all around the world. Studying in the College was really a joy and it was truly worth of my time and effort!”

Aruna Yessenzhanova
MDIS Alumni

Subjects (Package for 5-subject combination)

English – Language Biology Chemistry
Chinese Economics History
English – Literature Business Mathematics
Mathematics – Further Physics Accounting 

    
 

The average lecturer/student ratio is 1 : 17

Click here to download profiles of lecturers.

Duration & Intakes

Full-time
Duration  Commencement  Completion
24 Months  July 2021  June 2023
 January 2022  December 2024


Fees & Structure

 Structure  Tuition Fees  Non-tuition Fees
 Full-time (24 Months)  S$26,964.00  S$1,374.24

Application fees: S$107.00

Note:

  • All fees are inclusive of 7% GST.
  • Local Students: non-tuition fees include MDIS membership fee, experience workshop, course material, medical insurance, Fee Protection Scheme (FPS) insurance, internal examination administrative fee.
  • International Student: non-tuition fees include MDIS membership fee, experience workshop, course material, medical insurance, medical outpatient insurance, Fee Protection Scheme (FPS) insurance, international students administrative and consultation fee, internal examination administrative fee.
  • Application fee is non-refundable.
     

Admission Requirements

  • 3 Credits in GCE ‘O’ Level or equivalent
  • Minimum age: 17 years old (as at 1st January of the examination year)
  • Year 10 or equivalent

English Language Requirements

  • Pass in GCE ‘O’ Level English Language OR
  • Year 10 English OR
  • Certificate in English (CIE) OR
  • Online English Placement Test conducted by MDIS College OR
  • Achieve score of 75 and above in Duolingo English Test OR
  • Equivalent


Financial Assistance Scheme

Student loans from the organisations listed below are available to Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents. Please contact the organisations directly to find out how you may benefit from their services.

Study Loans

 Organisation  Contact Number  Website
 TCC Limited  +65 6319 3700   http://www.tcc.org.sg
 DBS Bank  1800 111 1111  http://www.dbs.com.sg
 Maybank  1800 629 2265  http://www.maybank2u.com.sg

 

0% INTEREST CREDIT CARD INSTALMENT PLANS
For All Programmes (Available in 6 or 12 months)

 Organisation  Contact Number  Website
 Standard Chartered Bank  1800 747 7000  http://www.standardchartered.com.sg
 Maybank  1800 968 2265  http://www.maybank.com.sg
 UOB  1800 226 6121  http://www.uob.com.sg
 OCBC  1800 363 3333  http://www.ocbc.com.sg
 DBS  1800 111 1111  http://www.dbs.com
 POSB  1800 339 6666  http://www.posb.com.sg
 Bank of China  1800 669 5566  http://www.bankofchina.com/sg

Duration & Intakes

Full-time
Duration  Commencement  Completion
24 Months  July 2021  June 2023
 January 2022  December 2024

 

Fees & Structure

 Structure  Tuition Fees  Non-tuition Fees
 Full-time (24 Months)  S$42,800.00  S$3,886.61

Application fees: S$481.50

Note:

  • All fees are inclusive of 7% GST.
  • Local Students: non-tuition fees include MDIS membership fee, experience workshop, course material, medical insurance, Fee Protection Scheme (FPS) insurance, internal examination administrative fee.
  • International Student: non-tuition fees include MDIS membership fee, experience workshop, course material, medical insurance, medical outpatient insurance, Fee Protection Scheme (FPS) insurance, international students administrative and consultation fee, internal examination administrative fee.
  • Application fee is non-refundable.
     

Admission Requirements

  • 3 Credits in GCE ‘O’ Level or equivalent
  • Minimum age: 17 years old (as at 1st January of the examination year)
  • Year 10 or equivalent

English Language Requirements

  • Pass in GCE ‘O’ Level English Language OR
  • Year 10 English OR
  • Certificate in English (CIE) OR
  • Online English Placement Test conducted by MDIS College OR
  • Achieve score of 75 and above in Duolingo English Test OR
  • Equivalent

 

Application Procedure

International student is required to apply for a student pass if he/she wishes to study full-time in Singapore.

Applicant is required to submit the following documents to MDIS:

MDIS College Application Form

  • 4 recent passport-size photographs of the applicant. (against white background)
  • 1 copy of Immigration and Checkpoint Authority (ICA) e-Form 16
  • Copy of applicant's passport pages showing his/ her particulars and travel and travel document's date of validity. (At least 1 year)
  • Copy of applicant's Birth Certificate / Affidavit
  • Copy of applicant's Certified / Notarised copy of Education Results/Certificates and Transcripts ( with detailed results)
  • Copy of the student pass (For applicants transferred from other schools in Singapore) or Notification for Cancellation of Student Pass, Visit pass and Embarkation Form.
  • Must show proof of English Medium Study / First Placement Test Attempted / IELTS / TOEFL
  • Copy of financial ability. (e.g. bank statement, fixed deposit / saving account ) • Visa Required Country only (E.g. minimum amount of RMB150,000 for PRC only)
  • Proof of parent's occupation (PRC only)
  • University Matriculation Form (if applicable)
  • Letter by applicant indicating interest to study with MDIS (study plan/ statement of purpose) for Master programmes

*Notarized English translations are needed if documents are in other languages.

For more enquiries, please contact us at 6278 8000 or email us at ib@mdis.edu.sg.

MDIS permits students to pay their course fee in instalments. An administrative charge of S$107.00 (inclusive of GST) will be levied on each late instalment payment of the course fee. Fees are payable upon confirmation and acceptance of the place in the programme before the programme commencement.

You may pay your fee by cash, NETS, VISA, MasterCard, AMEX or by cheque or through our financial assistance scheme.If payment is by cheque, please indicate the details of the programme applied for on the back of the cheque, stating clearly you personal particulars and company name. Unless otherwise stated, all fees are inclusive of GST.

Please note that under the Private Education Act, all students will enter into a Fee Protection Scheme contract with MDIS.

 

Student Pass Application

International students are required to apply for a student pass if he/she wishes to study full-time in Singapore. Please click here for detail information.

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Quick Information

Duration of Course 
Full-time: 24 Months

 

Commencement Dates

Full-time Programmes
24 Months: July 2021
 

Contact Details

Local students:

+65 6247 9111

International students:
Main Hotline:

+65 6796 7660

+65 6950 6398