Application Process

Step 1: Attend a pre-course counselling session with either our Student Development Managers or Certified Agents. They will advise you on the most optimal education path according to your age and academic qualifications.

Step 2: Take the online entrance test.

Step 3: Fill up and submit our Application Form and all Supporting Documents to either our Student Development Managers or Certified Agents for our evaluation.

Please refer to the respective course information pages for entry requirements.

Step 4: Upon approval by us, you will receive the following documents:

  • Letter of Offer
  • Advisory Note
  • Standard Student Contract
  • Late Enrolment Form (if you are unable to start attending class on the first day of school)

Step 5: Submit your course fees at least 7 working days before the commencement of your course.

Step 6: Upon approval by the Immigration & Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA), you will be notified of the approval and receive your In-principle approval letter. We will arrange for you to collect your Student Pass upon your arrival in Singapore.

Step 7: You will take a Diagnostic Test on the first day you report to the School.

Application FAQs

Q: Is my passport required during the application process?
A: Yes, your passport has to be valid for at least another 6 months for visa application.

Q: Am I required to fill in the Late Enrolment Form?
A: You are only required to fill in the form if you are starting the course after the stated starting date.

Q: Must the notarised birth certificate include a photo?
A: Yes.

Q: Am I allowed to pay my course fees after arriving in Singapore?
A: Yes, as long as your payment is made before the commencement of your course.

Q: Is there a minimum household income and savings required?
A: Yes, a bank statement and proof of combined household monthly income are required. The amount though differs from country to country.

Q: I do not have my graduation certificate. What other methods are there for me to show proof of my education qualifications?
A: We will require a letter of proof of your education qualifications from your previous school(s).

Q: When is the deadline for submission of application?
A: We do not have a fixed deadline. However, we advise you submit your application approximately three months before the start of your course.

Q: Am I allowed to apply for both a Student’s Visa and a Tourist Visa at the same time?
A: No, you are to use your In Principle Approval for entry to Singapore.

Q: Can course fees be paid on an instalment basis?
A: Course fees are to be paid on a yearly instalment basis while courses with a duration of 12 months or less require a one-time payment.

Q: Are there any agents near where I live who can assist me in my application to Furen International School?
A: You can apply directly through us or contact us directly regarding application matters. For those who prefer applying through an agent, please click here for our complete agent list.