Admissions

Pre-Course Counselling Checklist

Key points to note

To help you confirm that you have gathered sufficient information on your choice of study, we have prepared a checklist of key points for you to take note of. Kindly ensure that you understand the details relating to the points listed below before submitting your application. The information can be found in our brochure/website. If you have any queries, please do not hesitate to contact our Programme Counsellors who would be happy to assist you.

1. Application fee and procedures
2. Course admission and English Language proficiency requirements and exemptions
3. Course modules, outlines, assessment and learning outcomes
4. Total fee payable for the entire course duration
5. Course duration and assessment schedules
6. Progression and award criteria
7. Type of certification awarded at the end of the course
8. Opportunities for further education or job prospects after graduation
9. Successful applicants are required to accept the offer and PEI-Student Contract
10. Fee Protection Scheme adopted by SIM PL and the payment methods/schedule
11. SIM PL Medical Insurance
12. Refund, transfer and withdrawal policies
13. Venue of studies and a general description of the facilities and infrastructure
14. Types of student support services, e.g. Student Services and Student Life

For National Service-liable Applicants:

15. Under the Enlistment Act, Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents will be enlisted for the National Service (NS) at the earliest opportunity upon reaching 18 years old. If you are liable for NS, you are advised to seek deferment from the Central Manpower Base (CMPB) before commencing your studies. Please note that failure to seek the necessary approval may result in disruption of your studies if you are required to enlist for NS.

Additional points for International Applicants to note:

16. Visa and student’s pass application requirements and procedures
17. General healthcare services in Singapore
18. Relevant Singapore laws such as Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) and Ministry of Manpower (MOM) regulations. This includes the restriction on working or taking up an internship in Singapore without the necessary work pass issued by MOM.
19. Accommodation and cost of living in Singapore