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Certificate in Academic English




What will I learn?

This Certificate in Academic English programme aims to develop your speaking, writing and reading skills in English to equip you with the necessary language skill needed for academic programmes such as a diploma, undergraduate and postgraduate degree. The programme has regular language assignments and coursework where our lecturers will guide you step-by-step through research and tutorial presentations projects. Students will also be given the option to register for the International English Language Testing System (IELTS) exam.

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate, students have to:

complete and pass the modules stipulated with a minimum grade of D for each component (Listening, Reading, Writing, Speaking)
Fulfil attendance requirement

Which department am I in?

School of Foundation Studies

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (4 months)

Tuition fees
SG$4,536.00 (2,78,967) per year
Total Course Fee: SG $4,536

*Price shown is for indicative purposes, please check with institution

Start date

July 2023, October 2023, January 2024, April 2024


PSB Academy

City Campus,

Marina Square, 6 Raffles Blvd, #03-200,

039594, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

Completed High / Secondary School Certificate, or equivalent qualification. For more details, please visit the institution website.

Minimum Age Requirement: 17 years old

Certificate in English Proficiency Level 5; OR
IELTS 5.5 with no sub-band less than 5.0; OR

Applicants who do not meet the above requirements may also apply but will be assessed on a case-by-case basis.


About PSB Academy

PSB Academy offers a range of certificate, diploma, degree, and short courses through a network of industry partners, preparing students for success.

  • Leading private institution with over 55 years of history
  • Based out of two campuses in Singapore
  • Faculty includes researchers from top global universities
  • 2021 graduate employment almost 80 per cent after six months

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