Overview of TMC Singapore Academy

TMC Academy is an institute with nearly 40 years of experience in the field of education and training from English teaching, exam preparation with “O” level certificate, AEIS, pre-university to college, university, and postgraduate. .

Established in 1981, TMC Academy was one of the first six private educational institutions to achieve a 4-year EduTrust certification issued by the Private Board of Education (CPE) in 2010.

Located at 250 Middle road, centrally located in the city, within walking distance from the TMC Academy to the metro stations Dhoby Ghaut, Bugis, Bras Basah, Little India, Rochor and Bencoolen (coming soon) with with lots of bus stops around.

Facilities of TMC Singapore school
The system of 24 modernly equipped classrooms, halls and function rooms offers the best international standard learning experiences and environments for students: residence rooms, preparation rooms for specialized students. Tourism and Hospitality, studio, studio for students in Communication, counseling room for students in Psychology and Independent Learning Center for English Learners.

The school’s basketball court is a place where students can enjoy sports, exercise and relax outside of school.

The entire campus of the school is covered with high-speed wifi so that students can access the internet for study and entertainment. ECampus system is an online learning system where students can download the content of lectures, communicate with lecturers and other students online.

Libraries with more than 2000 documents and more than 4500 books in different fields are always open from Monday to Saturday for students to study and refer.

Titles and awards that TMC Academy has won
The 4-year Edutrust Award is granted by the Private Board of Education (CPE). Was one of the first six private schools to receive this certificate in 2010.
Singapore SME 1000 Award. Prestigious award for Singapore’s top companies, recognized based on financial data.
Voted as a favorite private training school according to JobsCentral’s 2015/2016 learning survey.
Gold Award for Providers Psychology – JobsCentral Learning Training & Education Development Awards.
Best Business Language Training Provider – JobsCentral Learning Training & Education Development Awards
Singapore HEALTH Excellence Award.
Training partner of TMC Academy
University of Northampton, UK
University of Greenwich, UK
University of Bristol, UK
Swiss Hospitality Management School, Switzerland
Monash University, Australia
Griffith University, Australia
Western Sydney University, Australia
University of Missouri – Kansas City, USA
Financial Planning Association of Singapore
1.1. English certificate

Build a solid foundation for English skills with the 7 levels of the Hawthorn program.

Students learn to communicate in everyday and academic environments and develop reading, writing, listening and grammar skills. The lessons are designed vividly and engaging.

At the Academic English level, students will learn higher level reading and writing skills and also grasp the vocabulary at a more difficult level. Students will practice on the basics of academic writing and giving presentations. The course also teaches students the different skills needed to do well in the IELTS test.

Study time: 5 weeks / levels, 10 weeks / Beginner levels
Tuition: SGD 1,919 / level; SGD 3,638 / Beginner level


Beginner level: May 2,5,7 and 10
Elementary levels – Academic: January 1,2,3,5,6,7,8,10 and 11
Requirements: at least 14 years old, have completed grade 8 or equivalent, smaller cases will be considered case by case
1.2. Short-term English Program (Holiday English)

The program is for students wishing to study English for a short time combined with traveling or who want to experience the learning environment at TMC Academy.

Study time: from 1 week to 4 weeks
Tuition: SGD 363.8 / week
Requirements: at least 13 years old, smaller cases will be considered case by case
1.3. IELTS Exam Preparation Program

The test preparation program will help students improve reading, writing, speaking and listening skills to prepare for the exam. During the course, students will be taught about the structure of the exam as well as important writing strategies.

Time and tuition: SGD 2,782 / 8 weeks; SGD 1,337.5 / 48 hours
Requirements: at least 14 years old, finishing grade 6 or equivalent
The program is designed for international students who want to take entrance exams to public schools in Singapore to attend Secondary 1, 2 or 3 classes at public schools in Singapore.

The course focuses on English and Math for students to take the exam in September / October or the additional exam in March.

Exam preparation for Sec 1,2,3 – 20 weeks:
Tuition fee: SGD 7,704
Admission: May and October (Sec 1 & 2); May (Sec 3)
Exam preparation for Sec 1,2,3 – 10 weeks at an accelerated rate:
Tuition: SGD 4,494
Admission: July and December (Sec 1 & 2); July (Sec3)
from 12 to 14 years old (Sec 1); 13 to 15+ (Sec 2); 14 to 16+ (Sec 3) at the time of January admission in Singapore public schools.
Finish grade 6, 7, 8 or equivalent when registering for Sec 1,2,3 exam preparation at TMC Academy. Students finishing grade 7 can register for the exam preparation class for Sec 3 if they pass the TMC Math Test.
Beginner level “Pass” results when taking TMC’s entrance exam or studying and having “Pass” results at Beginner level at TMC or IELTS 3.0
The course is designed for students who want to take the Singapore –Cambridge GCE ‘O’ Level exam or the IGCSE International Middle School Graduation Certificate exam. Students can use the test results to register for admission at TMC Academy, Singapore Polytechnic schools and pre-university schools.

1-year program: SGD 14,338 (admission in November 2018)
2-year program: SGD 21,544.45 (admission in May 2018); SGD 20,784.75 (admission in June 2018)
If students have to take extra courses, they will pay a corresponding tuition fee.

Be 15 years old on January 1 of the exam year
1-year program: Completion of grade 9 or equivalent and participating in studying and passing Advanced 1 exam at TMC or IELTS 5.0 or equivalent.
2-year program: completing grade 8 or equivalent and participating in school and passing Elementary level exam at TMC or IELTS 3.5 or equivalent.


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