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
  • Obtained at least a C grade or Pass in all four core subjects at Year 10 or its equivalent
  • Pass in SFMS Admission Test and/or interview or equivalent international test or IELTS score of at least 4.5


Year round (subject to vacancies available)


2 years


  • English/English as an Additional Language or Dialect (EALD)
  • Chinese: First Language
  • Mathematics Methods
  • Mathematics Specialist*
  • Biology*
  • Chemistry*
  • Physics*
  • Accounting and Finance*
  • Business Management and Enterprise*
  • Physical and Health Education
  • Christian Education
  • Character and Values Education
  • Student Service Learning
  • Co-Academic Programme
  • Student Leadership

*Elective Subjects

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

2023 Annual School Fees for New Students

Course TitleTotal School Fee (SGD)
Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) (Year 11)23,436.00
Western Australian Certificate of Education (WACE) (Year 12) (Note 3b)23,997.60

Fees stated above are for School Term commencing in Term 1 on 6th January 2023. 


1. All fees quoted are in Singapore dollars (SGD or S$) & inclusive of 8% GST, subject to annual review. New 8% GST rate from 1 Jan 2023.
2. Fees quoted are on a one-week to one-year basis, where applicable.
3. Direct Admission into Year 6, Year 10 & 12 can be granted based on good academic results and fulfilling other admission criteria, or for students who have completed the year and repeating.
4. Sibling discount is a one-off, 10% discount on the First Year Course Fees. It is applicable to the sibling who joins later. If 2 siblings join at the same time, it will be applicable to the older one. Terms and Conditions apply.
5. For other Miscellaneous Fees and Refund Policy, please refer to School website/admission guide/Student Handbook
6. School Fees do not include school uniforms and textbooks.
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 $375 (Primary)/$400 (Junior & Senior High) per week. Terms and conditions apply.
9. Weekly Short-Term Immersion fee is now $400 (Primary, 1 Jan 2023 onwards)/$450 (Junior & Senior High, 3 Feb 2021 onwards).
10. At any time, only ONE discount is given whichever is the higher. 
11. Student Medical Insurance Fee is a new fee from 1 Jan 2022 onwards. It includes coverage for COVID-19 hospitalisation expenses. Not pro-rated.
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