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Registration

How do I register for courses?

Please complete and submit the online registration form. You will receive an email notification of your application status.

What are your admission requirements?

There are no admission requirements but you should be familiar with basic statistics and some excel knowledge. All courses are conducted in English. Non-native speakers of English should be equipped with English language proficiency to follow the lectures and participate in discussions.

What do the course fees include?

The fees include course materials, lunch and two tea breaks.

Payment

When do I make payment?

Upon confirmation of acceptance to the course, successful applicants are required to make payment in full.

How do I make payment?

Full payment is due upon course acceptance and prior to the course start date. The Faculty will invoice you / your organisation. You can pay via cheque or GIRO. The invoice will contain specific payment instructions.

Discounts

Is there a group fee discount?

We provide a 10% discount* on fees before GST for three or more persons who sign up from the same company. (* Only one discount scheme is applicable at any one time).

Do NUS Science alumni get a discount?

We provide a 10% discount* on fees before GST per participant. (* Only one discount scheme is applicable at any one time).

Do NUS staff get a discount?

All NUS staff will get a 20% discount on all courses.

Do NUS students get a discount?

There is no discount for students as these executive courses are designed for working professionals.

Funding

Am I eligible for the SkillsFuture Credit scheme?

All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit to pay for, or offset, skills-related course fees by applying for claim(s), starting January 2016. Your credit will not expire and the Government will provide periodic top-ups, so you may accumulate your credit. For details, please click here.

 

How do I claim SkillsFuture Credit?

Please access your SkillsFuture Credit account via this page to submit a claim. You will need your SingPass to log in. A step-by-step guide to perform your claims is available here.

What can I use SkillsFuture Credit for?

Your SkillsFuture Credit can be used on top of existing Government course subsidies to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses.

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What is the course fee funding for self-sponsored individuals?

Please click here.

What is the course fee funding for employer-based training?

Please click here.

Can I get cash refund for the credits under the SkillsFuture Credit scheme?

No, Skills Future Credit is not a cash account. It is strictly meant to offset tuition / course / examination fees for approved skills-related courses only. Students will need to make payment for other non-tuition / course fees (e.g. miscellaneous fees) via other modes of payment.

Cancellation and Withdrawal

Can I postpone my course after registration? Are there any charges?

You may postpone participation, subject to postponement charges. The Faculty must be notified in writing of postponement. If you do not use up the fee credit within 12 months on another programme, it will be forfeited.

Postponement charge:

  • < 45 days before programme: 50% of course fee
  • < 15 days before programme: 100% of course fee

 

Can I change courses?

The Faculty must be notified in writing on requests for course changes. This will be subject to a course change fee.

Can I cancel my application if I am no longer able to attend? Are there any charges?

The Faculty must be notified in writing of cancellations.

Cancellation charge:

  • < 45 days before programme: 50% of course fee
  • < 15 days before programme: 100% of course fee

Can I re-enrol after withdrawal?

We will consider requests to re-enrol on a case-by-case basis.

What happens if my course is cancelled?

If the Faculty cancels the course, you will be notified and refunded your course fees in full.

Course Delivery

How are the courses conducted?

The one-or two-day courses are conducted face-to-face. Most of our courses have a hands-on workshop.

Certification

What type of certification will I receive?

You will receive a Certificate of Participation from the National University of Singapore, upon completion of the course.

Others

Can any of your courses be customised and offered as an in-company programme?

Yes. We can tailor our courses to suit your company’s objectives. Please contact dacc@nus.edu.sg.