5 Best Chinese Tuition Centres in Singapore
| March 31, 2021
If you are planning to sign your child up for Chinese language lessons this year, our list below is definitely worth checking out.
We have gathered information on various tuition centres in Singapore and interviewed past enrolees to come up with this list of the
5 best Chinese tuition centres in Singapore. Read on to find out more. Founded in 1989, over 25,000 students have enrolled in the school through the years. This MOE registered school offers programmes that impart academic, written as well as spoken language skills. Parents consider Tien Hsia Language schools as the leading Chinese Language centre of choice in Singapore. This is according to a survey conducted by Forbes Research Pte. Ltd.
Programmes are aligned with the local school syllabus, following MOE guidelines. Pupils are equipped with the skills needed to tackle their oral and written examinations. There are no mixed-level classes. All age groups are taken as distinct and separate. The method of teaching used is designed to stimulate the senses of hearing, touch, and sight so as to create a lasting impression. FEES
Level No of sessions Cost Pre-school 10 $360-$380 Primary 10 $380-$415 Secondary 10 $430-$495
Han Language Centre is a
well-established brand and part of HCEG, an organization that promotes Chinese culture and Language. The centre subscribes to the SEPA approach of learning. This is a standardized method of teaching through the use of senses, experience, processing, and actions. Han Language Centre offers both tuition and enrichment programmes.
Programmes are aligned with the MOE syllabus. Marking scheme is aligned with the PSLE format. Hot topics in MOE exams and tips on how to tackle them are covered. Learning takes place through conversation, written exercises, picture, and video presentations. Practice is encouraged through writing and class discussions. The enrichment sessions boost language skills and enhance cultural and current affairs knowledge. FEES Registration fee: $50 Material fee: $105-$150 Lesson fees:
Level Fee per Term Primary $369-$600 Secondary $624-$670
*Rates may differ, depending on the centre of enrolment.
Berries World of Learning, previously known as Children’s Language School, is a
well-established learning centre, equipped with MOE accredited teachers and a well-rounded language education programme. The school has a dedicated curriculum team to design lessons that students will derive maximum benefits from and ensure that everything complies with MOE requirements.
Berries World Centres has a well designed, attractive learning environment for children. Lessons are tailored to address specific learning needs in a way that is fun and engaging. The programs focus on social interaction and conversation sessions to help students gain confidence in communication. There are one-on-one oral reading practice sessions. Weekly homework assignments are given to reinforce lessons learned in class. Easily accessible through its 20 branches across the city. FEES Registration fee: $35 Material fee: $78.80 Lession fees
Fee per Session Fees per term (4 months) Fees per Year $35-$55 $560-$880 $1,645-$2,585
Etern Education Centre was founded by Ms Zhong Yingyi and Madam Cheng Xinchun in 2004.
The centre applies research-based teaching methods to stimulate children’s interest in the Chinese language. Learning is easier for students through engaging learning tools and a nurturing environment. Madam Cheng Xinchun has over 20 years of experience in teaching Chinese and is the author of numerous Chinese assessment books. This well-loved educator has assisted many students to gain entry into prestigious institutions such as St. Nicholas Girls’School, Raffles Institute, and Hwa Chong Institute.
The centre’s programmes follow the current MOE syllabus and students are assisted to sharpen their examination techniques. Lively activities are included to broaden students’ minds and capture their interest. Oral practising sessions make up 20% of the lessons. Free trial lessons available for all kindergarten 1 to secondary 4 students. FEES One-time registration: $20 Material fee: $15 per term Refundable deposit: $50 Lesson fees:
Level Per month (4 lessons) Per Term (12 lessons) Kindergarten $110 $330 Primary 1&2 $120 $360 Primary 3&4 $130 $390 Primary 5 $150 $450 Primary 6 $160 $480 Secondary 1 $160 $510 Secondary 2 $170 $540 Secondary 3&4 $180 $540
EduZ Tuition is a
highly-rated tuition centre in Singapore for Chinese lessons. Founded in 2010 by two former school teachers, the centre has assisted over 3000 students through their learning journey. With the onset of the current pandemic, enrolees of EduZ Tuition can choose between centre-based or online classes.
No registration and material fees required for enrolment. The majority of the tutors have at least 7 years of teaching experience. Small class size allows teachers to provide sufficient attention to each student. Digital whiteboards are used in teaching, allowing students to view every page through the tablets provided by the centre. Lessons are specially designed for students from each level to maximize their potential to ace their exams. TRACK RECORD: 84% of the students achieved A/B across all subjects for A Level 74% of the students achieved A1/A2 across all subjects for O Level 72% of the students achieved A*/A across all subjects for PSLE FEES Centre-Based Lessons: Primary 1-6: S$110 – S$160 (4 lessons @ 1.5 hours/lesson) Secondary Lower sec: S$200 (4 lessons @ 1.5 hours/lesson) Secondary Upper sec: S$220 (4 lessons @ 2 hours/lesson) Junior College: S$280 (4 lessons @ 2 hours/lesson) Online Lessons: Primary 1-6: S$88~$128 (4 lessons @ 1.5 hours/lesson) Secondary Lower Sec: S$160 (4 lessons @ 1.5 hours/lesson) Secondary Upper Sec: S$176 (4 lessons @ 2 hours/lesson) Junior College: S$224 (4 lessons @ 2 hours/lesson) Special Offers S$20 off if students take 2 subjects. S$60 off if students take 3 subjects or more. 1 free lesson for referrals. Frequently Asked Questions about Singapore Education You may also like