International Student - Programme Application Procedure

Entry Requirement For Advanced Diploma In Service Management 

  • Foreign applicants must have satisfactorily completed 12 years of schooling or equivalent


English Requirement

  • IETLS 5.0 or equivalent

The following procedures are to be adhered to when applying for a programme with Training Vision Insititute-Higher Education.

STEP 1 - Application And Immigration Forms

  • Obtain a copy of Training Vision Institute-Higher Education programme application form.

Training Vision Institute-Higher Education will submit your application.


STEP 2 - Notification Of Approval For Admission

  • All applicants will be notified of their application status through email/agent. If your application is successful, an official Letter of Acceptance will be issued to you within 7 working days. You will be required to sign the Letter of Acceptance and to scan and email us your signed copy for our processing.


STEP 3- Application Of Student Pass 

  • Training Vision Institute- Higher Education will submit your application to Immigration and Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA) for student pass application. The general processing time for a new application is about 4 weeks upon the receipt of a duly completed application by ICA. Some applications may, however, take a longer time to process. Training Vision Insitute- Higher Education does not guarantee the successful application of your student pass. On the merit of your country of origin, bank statement and parents' current employment status, ICA reserves the rights to refuse entry without having to state the reason(s) for rejection of the application.



STEP 4- Successful Application of Student Pass

  • You will be notified via email once the application for the student has been approved by ICA.

  • Students are advised to enter Singapore to complete the formalities for the issuance of a Student's Pass only after their applications have been approved. You will be issued with a Student's Pass within one month from the course commencement date. 


​STEP 5 - Arrival At Singapore

  • For successful applicants, you have to sign a formal PEI-Student Contract with Training Vision Institute- Higher Education upon your arrival in Singapore. Our course advisors will arrange with students on the details prior to their arrival in Singapore. 

  • Completion of Formalities. 

  • Letter of Offer: You are required to read, understand and sign 2 original copies of the student contract and return it to Admission officer

  • Student can view for miscellaneous fee in the standard student contract (below)

    Click here to view or download:


Foreign students issued with IPA letters are required to complete formalities in person at ICA's office, 4th storey, ICA Building. Applications must be in Singapore on a valid Immigration pass to collect the Student's Pass. The completion of formalities is strictly by appointment only. Applicants are required to bring along relevant documents required for collection of the Student's Pass as stated in the IPA letters. 

Processing Fee 


  • A processing fee of $30 is required for every application submitted to ICA. The fee is non-refundable regardless of the outcome of the application or if the application is withdrawn after submission. ​


Issuance Fee 


  • A $60 issuance fee for every student's pass issued and a further $30 multiple-entry visa fee for visa required nationals, where applicable. The fee is payable when the successful applicant completes the formality to collect the Student's Pass. 


For more details refer to student handbook.