Preparatory Course For Singapore-Cambridge General Certificate Of Education (Ordinary Level) (Intensive)

Course Code: PCOI



All City College programmes are delivered via face-to-face classroom instruction. Underpinning City College ´O´ Level classes are an innovative curriculum, teaching methodologies and an incorporation of technology and peer learning to enrich and enhance the students´ learning experience.

Continual assessment in the form of term tests, ad-hoc quizzes, semester examinations and project work help the teaching staff assess students´ understanding. Interactive and lively quizzes and project work are some of the highlights of student life. The average teacher-student ratio is 1:25.


Admission Criteria


Age Requirement: Applicant must be at least 15 years old on 1 January 2018. / Applicant is turning or already 16 years old in 2018.
Language Proficiency: Applicant must have a minimum Grade 4 for English at Sec 4 N(A)-Level.
Applicant must have attained GCE N(A)-Level certification, with Grade 4 for Mathematics and English.

*Applicants from Express or Normal (Academic) stream in government school who do not meet the minimum qualifications may take the City College Entry Test (Mathematics and English).

Click here to download City College 2018 Sample Entry Test.


Subjects Offered

Students may take up to 5:

  • English Language
  • Elementary Mathematics
  • Combined Science (Physics, Chemistry)
  • Principles of Accounts
  • Pure Geography (Only for January Intake)
  • Combined Humanities (Social Studies / Geography) (Only for February Intake)

For more information on our teachers, please click here.

Start, End and Duration of Course

January Intake: 9 Months (36 weeks, from 15 January to 21 September 2018)
February Intake: 8 Months (32 weeks, from 12 February to 21 September 2018)
Course Type: Full Time


Course Fees


Our PCOI Course (for January Intake) is priced at SGD 5,580.00. For more details, you may download a copy of our 2018 School Fees now!

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Our PCOI Course (for February Intake) is priced at SGD 4,960.00. For more details, you may download a copy of our 2018 School Fees now!

For financial assistance, please click here.

Payment Methods

  • Cash / NETS / GIRO / Credit Card
  • SGD Cheque (make payable to “City College”)

Official receipts will be issued once payment has been made.

Students are highly encouraged to opt for GIRO payment for school fees as this will minimize administration procedures.



Term 1: Major Test
Term 2: Major Test
Term 3: N/A
Term 4: Preliminary Examinations


Completion Requirement

Students must maintain an overall attendance of 75%.


Upon Completion

Students will receive a Certificate of Completion and Testimonial if they meet the completion requirement.


Registration Dates

15 November 2017 to 12 February 2018

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