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What will I learn?

The Foundation program provides an opportunity for students who do not meet our rigorous entry requirements to a Bachelor's degree to upgrade their skills through a pre-university entry program.

The objective of the foundation program is to provide an alternative pathway to tertiary education for students who are disadvantaged by their geographical location, family situation, education history or other circumstances. It equips students with the skills and capabilities to enter tertiary study. The program focuses on entry to undergraduate degrees in Business, Business and Environmental Science, Psychology and Information Technology.

The objective of the JCU Foundation program, Extended is to provide an alternative pathway into tertiary education programs for those students including international students who are disadvantaged by their geographical location, family situation, educational history or other circumstances whereby they are unable to participate in other entry mechanisms.

It equips students with the knowledge, skills and attitude to enter tertiary study.

Which department am I in?

James Cook University Singapore

Study options

Full Time (8 months)

Tuition fees
SG $14,445 for the entire course
Start date

Expected July, November 2022


James Cook University Singapore

149 Sims Drive,

387380, Singapore

Entry requirements

For international students

A secondary education qualification equivalent to Australia Year 11, for example: Singapore-GCE O Levels with grade C average in five subjects and be 17 years of age in the year of offer

IELTS 5.5 (with a minimum of 5.0 in each of the 4 areas) or

Satisfactory completion of James Cook University English Language Preparatory Program (ELPP) Level 2.


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