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Foundation Diploma in Life Sciences




What will I learn?

The Foundation Diploma in Life Sciences programme aims to instil a firm foundation in the basic knowledge of Life Sciences, while developing the students’ ability to think clearly and to express their ideas, whether verbally or in writing, with clarity and logic. The modules offered in this programme differ qualitatively from traditional biology, chemistry and mathematics, both in terms of teaching approach and the quality of time spent in the laboratory.


Fundamentals of Mathematics
Fundamentals of Chemistry
Introduction to Biological Science
Biomedical and Environmental Biology
Physical Chemistry
Organic Chemistry
Introduction to Mathematics for Life Science
Statistics and Applied Mathematics

Note: Modules may not necessary be conducted in the listed sequence.

Graduation Requirements

In order to graduate and progress to our Degree programmes, students have to:

complete and pass the modules stipulated in the course structure
fulfil attendance requirement

Which department am I in?

School of Health and Life Sciences

Study options

Online/Distance with attendance (12 months)

Tuition fees
SG$11,664.00 (7,15,144) per year

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

Start date

January 2023, March 2023, June 2023, September 2023


PSB Academy

City Campus,

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

039594, Singapore

Entry requirements

For students from United States

Applicants have to Completed year 8. Language Proficiency: PSB Academy CEP Level 5 or IELTS 5.0.

For international students

Completed High School / Secondary School Certificates from respective international countries or equivalent. For more details, please visit the institution website.

Minimum Age Requirement: 16 years old

- IELTS with an overall score of 5.5 (with writing sub band no less than 5.0) - TOEFL Paper-based test score of 525 / TOEFL Computer-based test score of 196 / TOEFL Internet based test score of 69 with minimum score of 14 in writing


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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