The objective of the foundation programme is to offer students an alternative pathway to tertiary education. It will serve to bridge the differences in skill and knowledge set for potential students with different educational background.

On successfully completion of the programme, the student would have acquired:

  • Basic IT skills for use in communication, project and business related
  • More versatile in applying the acquired Numerical and Mathematical skill
  • Raise student learning capability and a proficient thinker to meet the requirements for higher education

Course Duration & Method of Assessment


(Total 3 Months)

3 months of day class Institutional Studies delivered via;

  • Theory lectures
  • Monday to Friday (5 hours per day)

Trainer-to-Student Ratio

  • Theory Lesson: 1:40


  • Written Examination

Each unit will be assessed via a three examination, set and marked by ICASTEC.


Course Syllabus / Content:

  • Computer Applications
  • Learning Skills
  • Mathematics
  • Critical Thinking

Entry Requirements

  • Minimum Age: 16 Year’s Old
  • Academic Level: N level or Equivalent
  • Language Proficiency: N level English or Equivalent
  • Work Experience (If applicable): Matured candidate who is above 18 years old with at least 2 years of working experience

Course Fee

Course Fee *Inclusive of GST)*

  • S$2,900.00

Course Fee excludes miscellaneous fee which are non-compulsory or non-standard fees payable only when necessary.  A breakdown of course fee is given in the PEI-Student contract.  In accordance with the PEI-Student contract, Course Fee is refundable but Miscellaneous Fee is not refundable.

Progression Path

Graduates can pursue any of our Diploma programmes upon successfully completion of the program