Estimated costs

Estimated Costs for Full-time Students

The following information may be downloaded as part of the Information for Prospective Students which in itself is an extract from the current Prospectus.

One-Time Expenses

All amounts are in Singapore Dollars (S$) as of March 2015

  PIM EFS BA Grad Dip MA MDiv
Application Fee $30 $30 $60 $60 $60 $60
Birkman Assessment (first year students) N/A N/A $180 $180 $180 $180
English Proficiency Test (international students) N/A $50 $50 $50 $50 $50
Graduation Fee $120 N/A $280 $240 $280 $280

 

Tuition and Fees, Per Semester

All amounts are in Singapore Dollars (S$) as of March 2015

PIM EFS BA Grad Dip MA MDiv
Registration Fee N/A $35 $35 $35 $35 $35
Student Activity Fee N/A $60 $60 $60 $60 $60
Tuition Fees $40 x 4 credits =   $160 per semester $1,750 per semester $130 x 15 credits = $1,950 per semester
Foundational Subjects*
N/A N/A $65 x 6 credits = $390 per semester N/A N/A N/A
English Coaching Fee N/A $300 N/A unless needed or requested then $300
Textbooks (average) $20 $50 $150 to $300

*BACM Foundational Subjects consist of 10 subjects at 3 credits each for a total of 30 credits to be completed within the program.

Estimated Costs for International Students

All amounts are in Singapore Dollars (S$) as of March 2015

Monthly Expenses Semester Expenses Every 6 Months Expenses Annual Expenses One-Time Expenses
Student Pass
Security Deposit[1] Varies
Application Fee $30
Issuance fee $60
Renewal (Male) $30
Renewal (Female) $60
Multiple-entry Visa Fee (Male) $30
Multiple-entry Visa Fee (Female) $30
Long-Term Visit Pass (spouse & children)
Application Fee $30
Issuance Fee $60
Multiple-entry Visa Fee $30
Hospitalization and Surgical Insurance
Individual $560
Couple $620
Family $870
Housing Rental
Individual $300-$700
Family $1,200-$2,500
Food
Individual $300
Family $600
Transportation
Individual $150
Family $300
Misc. Expenses (utilities, phone, internet, etc.)
Individual $200
Family $450
School Fees (per child)
Local Primary School** $500
Local Secondary School** $700
Korean School $5,000

[1] The Security Deposit ranges between $1,000 to $5,000 depending on the student’s nationality. For more details see the International Students section of the Prospectus, or, view the Security Deposit information from the relevant Singapore Immigration and Checkpoint Authority webpage.

** For more information, visit Singapore’s Ministry of Education website on International Students Studying In Singapore Primary or Secondary Schools.