Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) (Year 11 &12) | WACE Programme in Singapore

The Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) Years 11 and 12 is an internationally recognised qualification awarded by the School Curriculum and Standards Authority (SCSA) on behalf of the Ministry of Education, Western Australian. The programme has both breadth and depth through the study of a range of subjects. All WACE graduates will meet the literacy and numeracy standards set by the SCSA.


The WACE course provides a broad- based foundation in content and skills development to prepare students for undergraduate study at university. By incorporating coursework into the curriculum, the course develops inquiry and writing skills the students’ regardless of their native language. Upon graduation, students can apply to universities worldwide, including those in Singapore, the US, the UK and Australia.


  • 15 – 19 years old
  • Completed Year 10 / Secondary education or equivalent
  • Satisfactory performance in SFMS Admission Test and/or interview


Year round (subject to vacancies available)


2 years
  • English/English as an Additional Language or Dialect (EALD)
  • Chinese
  • Accounting and Finance*
  • Business Management and Enterprise*
  • Biology*
  • Chemistry*
  • Physics*
  • Mathematics Methods
  • Mathematics Specialist*

*Elective Subjects

*Subjects will only be offered if minimum class size is met

2021 Annual School Fees for New Students

Course TitleTotal School Fee (SGD)
Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) (Year 11)22,972.90
Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) (Year 12) (Note 3b)23,400.90

Fees stated above are for School Term commencing in Term 1 on 4th January 2021. For school term commencing in Term 2 onwards (fees will be released nearer to the application opening dates), please refer to School Fees.


  1. All fees quoted are in Singapore dollars (SGD or S$) & inclusive of 7% GST, subject to annual review.
  2. Fees quoted are on a one-week to one-year basis.
  3. (a)&(b) Direct Admission into Year 10 & 12 can be granted based on good academic results and fulfilling other admission criteria. Or student who have completed Year 1 programme & repeating for Year 2.
  4. Sibling discount is a one-off, 10% discount on the First Year Course Fees. It is normally applicable to the younger sibling. Terms and Conditions apply.
  5. For other Miscellaneous Fees and Refund Policy, please refer to School website/Admission Guide/Handbook.
  6. School Fees do not include school uniforms. Cost of these items come under Miscellaneous fees.
  7. Course Application Fee (non-refundable) is payable upon the acceptance of Letter of Offer. It is non-refundable.
  8. Students who are applying for admission later than the stipulated start of term, their fees may be pro-rated $300 (Pri)/$400 (Sec/Pre-Tertiary) per week. Terms and conditions apply.
  9. At any time, only ONE discount is given whichever is the higher.

# Fees are based on actual cost or an average estimate based on previous year actual cost and subject to exchange rate fluctuation. As such, there may be some over or under payments.

^ Admission Test is compulsory unless waived by School Management based on acceptable qualification. Admission Test fee of S$321 is chargeable if test is conducted in SFMS, or S$400 if test is conducted at approved overseas centres.

*Direct admission into Sec 4 is not likely unless students have completed Sec 3 programme or repeating Sec 4 whilst fulfilling other admission criteria.

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