Technical Engineer Diploma
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Top 5 Most Popular FAQs
What qualifications must I have to apply for a General Education course?
To attend a subject, especially for Mathematics and Science, you must have passed it at the previous level.
Educational documents must be produced to verify your highest academic standard for admission to the level you choose. Please check the
How do I apply for the course?
You may apply personally at the Customer Service Centres, by post or through the Internet. Details are at
(click on 'Application for Short Courses').
What courses are available in the General Education Programme?
The General Education Programme offers part-time courses from S1N to S5N. Subjects include English Language, Mathematics, Science, Principles of Accounts, History, Geography, Literature etc.
These courses are suitable for adult learners who seek to upgrade their qualifications up to the GCE 'N' or 'O' levels for skills upgrading and to enhance their employment prospects.
Courses are conducted from February to September/October, with lessons held once a week per subject.
In the General Education programme, how many subjects must I take to get a 'full' certificate for the GCE 'N' or 'O' levels?
There is no 'full' certificate.
The Ministry of Education will issue you a certificate for each sitting of a GCE 'N' or 'O' level subject or subjects that you have obtained a pass grade.
Who are eligible to attend a General Education course?
Applicants must be at least 16 years old, and are Singapore Citizen, Permanent Resident or Non-citizen with a Work Pass or Dependant Pass.
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Institute of Technical Education