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 July 2022

  PIM EFS BA Grad Dip MA MDiv
Application Fee $30 $60 $60 $60 $60 $60
English Proficiency Test (international students) N/A $50 $50 $50 $50 $50
Fee for Transfer of Credits
N/A N/A $10 per credit successfully transferred
Graduation Fee $120 N/A $280 $240 $280 $280


Tuition and Fees, Per Semester

All amounts are in Singapore Dollars (S$) as of July 2022


Registration Fee N/A $40 $40 $40 $40 $40
Student Activity Fee N/A $60 $60 $60 $60 $60
Technology Fee N/A $60 $60 $60 $60 $60
Tuition Fees $50 x 4 credits =   $200 per semester $1,750 per semester $140 x 15 credits = $2,100 per semester
Foundational Subjects*
N/A N/A $70 x 6 credits = $420 per semester N/A N/A N/A
English Coaching Fee N/A $300 $300 (only if needed)
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 July 2022

Additional Schools***Refer to school websites

Additional Schools***Refer to school websites

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 $300
Couple $700
Family $1000
Housing Rental
Individual $300-$850
Family $1,800-$3,500
Individual $400
Family $700
Individual $200
Family $400
Misc. Expenses (utilities, phone, internet, etc.)
Individual $300
Family $550
School Fees (per child)
Local Primary School**

$490-$528 (ASEAN)

$825-$888 (NON-ASEAN)

Local Secondary School**

$840-$920 (ASEAN)

$1,600-$1,770 (NON-ASEAN)

Singapore Korean International School*** Refer to school website
Victory Life Christian School*** Refer to school website

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

*** International students may also look into the websites of the Singapore International Korean School ( or Victory Life Christian School ( for updated information about school fees.