Certificate of Foundation for Higher Education | Auston Institute of Management


Certificate of Foundation for Higher Education

Course Length (Study Mode)
6 months (Full-Time)
6 months (Part-Time)

Modules            4 Modules

Intake                2018 – Feb/Apr/May/Jun/Aug/Sep/Oct/Nov



The course provides a broad curriculum that is highly responsive to local, national and international markets. It offers you options to pursue different professional specializations – Business Management, Human Resources, Marketing, IT or an Engineering track.

These options offer you more opportunities upon graduation with careers in Finance, Public Relations, Sales, Engineering (Technical) and much more. The program will also allow you to progress into the Higher Diploma of the indicated fields of study.

This programme is recommended for people who have completed their GCE ‘O’ level and working adults who want to upgrade themselves and gain a better understanding on how to manage a corporate environment and gain direct entry onto the higher diploma programmes.

It’s not easy to juggle job & studies but the lecturers has been helpful & accommodating. The non teaching staff have been helpful in attending to my needs too. Therefore I’m extremely happy with the education & service that Auston is offering me.

Mr Chalith Kariyawasam, Asst Maintenance Engineer, A Semiconductor Co.

What will I study

Core Modules : 
Engineering Concepts

Understanding Business Concepts

Introduction to Statistics

English for Academic Purpose

What you should know

Entry Requirements

Candidates aged 16 years or older are eligible to enter this Certificate programme with one of the following qualifications:

  • O Levels (GCE, GCSE, CIE or EDEXCEL); or
  • 10 years of formal education
  • Mature Candidates: may be admitted on a case to case basis.

Applicants whose first language is not English or whose previous qualification was not taught and assessed in English must provide evidence of attainment in English Language by achieving an IELTS 5 or an equivalent qualification.

Mode of Delivery

Lectures, tutorials, seminars, example workshops, outside speakers, computer-based learning packages, group discussion and presentations and student centered learning

Course Fees

Tuition fees

The tuition fee covers tuition fee and study guides. Auston Institute absorbs FPS and Medical Insurance fee.

  • Programme fee for full-time: SGD 4,550
  • Programme fee for part-time: SGD 3,200

Non-tuition fees:

Non-refundable application fees are as follows:

  • Application fees for Singaporean / PR: SGD 100.00
  • Application fees for International Student: SGD 450.00

*All prices are subject to 7% Goods & Services Tax (GST).
*Medical Insurance is excluded for part-time students.
*All fees are subjected to change annually.


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Auston Institute of Management
50 Ophir Road, #02-00, Church Of Our Lady Of Lourdes Singapore, 188690
Phone: +65 6334 5900