ADMISSIONS

How to Apply

Congratulations! You are on your way to an exciting year as you embark on the journey of Positive Psychology and Psychotherapy. TSPP only accepts students who holds a Singapore valid Pass.

 

Step 1:  Select your course of choice

For more information on the courses offered please click here. Alternatively, do contact our staff to arrange for a course consultation with our consultant at +65 6884 5161 or info@positivepsych.edu.sg

 

Step 2: Submit Application

Applications can be made via:

  • Walk-In / Post
    The School of Positive Psychology
    100 Orchard Road #03-20/21/14
    Concorde Hotel & Shopping Mall
    Singapore 238840


All applications have to be accompanied with:
*Do note that certain programmes may require additional documents

  1. Completed application form
  2. 1 recent passport-size photograph
  3. A copy of Singapore identity card
  4. Copies of educational certificates and transcripts
  5. Other relevant educational/professional/training certificates
  6. Updated curriculum vitae (CV)
  7. Application fee of SGD 160.50 w/GST (Non-refundable)

For Postgraduate Diploma in Positive Organisational Psychology and Leadership, please provide:

  1. 500-word application statement

Note:

  • Additional document may be requested to support your application
  • A certified English translation must be provided if the documentation is not in English
  • Application cut-off date is at least 4 weeks before the course commencement date
  • Students applying for credit exemptions are required to provide a detailed subject synopsis of their related previous qualification

 

Step 3:  Offer Letter

Your application will be assessed based on the academic and English Language entry requirements of your choice of programme.

If your application is successful, you will receive a letter of offer from the Admissions team.

If your application is not successful, you will be notified by the Admissions team and alternative options will be discussed.  

Should you not hear from the school within seven (7) working days, do contact the TSPP at +65 6884 5161 or info@positivepsych.edu.sg

 

Step 4:  Accepting the Offer

To accept the offer, contact TSPP to schedule an appointment to sign the advisory note, standard student contract. Please remember to bring all the relevant paperwork and payment.

All students are to read the student contract thoroughly before signing it.

 

Step 5:  Orientation

During orientation, you will:

  • Learn about the administrative procedures
  • Familarise with the campus facilities and services
  • Learn the importance of attendance
  • Learn about your study plan and schedule
Tuition Fees

All fees listed are in Singapore dollars (S$) and inclusive of 7% GST. Every year, fees are reviewed and subject to revision.

Tuition Fees
PROGRAMMES SEMESTER 1 SEMESTER 2 SEMESTER 3 SEMESTER 4 TOTAL
Certificate in Psychology (CIP) 1,391 1,391
Certificate in Counselling (CIC) 1,391 1,391
Certificate in Special Needs
Education (CISNE)
1,391 1,391
Certificate in Psychology
and Counselling (CIPC) )
2,461 2,461
Diploma in Applied Psychology
(DAP)
3,852 3,852 7,704
Diploma in Applied Psychology
(DAP)
3,852 3,852 7,704
Diploma in Psychotherapy
and Counselling (DIPC)
3,852 3,852 7,704
Diploma in Psychology and
Psychotherapy (DPP)
4,815 4,815 9,630
Diploma in Psychology and
Positive Psychology (DPPP)
4,815 4,815 9,630
Graduate Diploma in Applied
Positive Psychology (GDAPP)
4,761.50 4,761.50 4,815 9,523
Graduate Diploma in
Psychotherapy and Counselling
(GDPC)
4,761.50 4,761.50 4,815 9,523
Professional Diploma in
Hypnotherapy and Counselling
(PDHC)
4,761.50 4,761.50 4,815 9,523
Professional Diploma in
Psychotherapy (PDP)
5,505.15 5,505.15 11,010.30
Postgraduate Diploma in Positive
Organisational Psychology and
Leadership (PGDPOPL)
14,177.50 7,088.75 7,088.75 28,355
Non-Tuition Fees

These are fees that students might need to pay during the course of study. Some of these fees are optional where students pay only when applicable. All fees listed are in Singapore dollars (S$) and inclusive of 7% GST.

Non-Tuition Fees
PURPOSE OF FEE AMOUNT(S$)
Course Transfer Fee 53.50
Deferment Fee 53.50 per module
Exemption Fee 107 per module (capped at 214 per course)
Late Payment Fee (for payments not received by the
stipulated due date)
53.50
Loss of Library Book Price of the book + S$21.40 Service Charge
Overdue Library Book 0.55 per day
Registration Fees 160.50
Refund Processing Fees 53.50
Re-module Fee 50% of module fee
Replacement of Lost Student Card 21.40
Supplementary Examination 53.50
Textbook As determined by the textbook vendor
Withdrawal Fee 53.50
Modes of Payment

Students may pay by one of the following payment modes:

 

1. Bank Draft / Crossed Cheque

Bank draft / Cross Cheque in Singapore dollars is to be made payable to “The School of Positive Psychology Pte Ltd”. On the reverse, indicate your name, student number, contact number and purpose of payment. Post-dated cheques will not be accepted.

 

2. Telegraphic Transfer

Payment to be transferred to TSPP bank account as stated below:

Beneficiary’s Name: The School of Positive Psychology Pte Ltd
Beneficiary’s Banker Name: Overseas-Chinese Banking Corporation Limited
Beneficiary’s Banker Address: 88 Bedok North Street 4 #01-163, Singapore 460088
Beneficiary’s Account Number: 662 837319 001
SWIFT Code: OCBCSGSG
*Please note that you have to bear all the bank charges incurred in your home country
and Singapore (approximately S$20 per transaction).
A copy of the telegraphic transfer slip has to be faxed to +65 6836 9064 or you may
email a scanned copy to info@positivepsych.edu.sg.

 

3. NETS / Credit Card
You may make payment via Visa or MasterCard over the counter at TSPP.

 

4. Cash
Due to the cost of the courses, this method is not recommended.
Refund Policy

A student can decide to withdraw from a course prior to its completion. In such cases, the following refund policies will apply:

1. Course Withdrawal

1.1 Withdrawal Due to Non-Delivery of Course

TSPP will notify the Student within seven (7) working days upon knowledge of any of the following:

  1. TSPP does not commence the Course on the Course Commencement Date;
  2. TSPP terminates the Course before the Course Commencement Date;
  3. TSPP terminates the Course before the Course Completion Date; or
  4. TSPP has not ensured that the student meets the course entry or matriculation requirements as set by the school stated in Student Contract within any stipulated timeline set by CPE.

The Student will be informed in writing of alternative study arrangements (if any) and also be entitled to a refund of the entire Tuition and Non-Tuition Fees already paid should the Student decide to withdraw, within seven (7) working days of the above notice.

 

1.2. Refund of Withdrawal Due to Other Reasons

If the Student withdraws from the Course for any reason other than those stated in Clauses 1.1, TSPP will, within fourteen (14) working days of receiving the Student’s written notice of withdrawal, refund to the Student an amount based on the following table:

% OF [ THE AMOUNT OF FEES PAID
UNDER THE STUDENT CONTRACT]
IF STUDENT’S WRITTENT NOTICE OF
WITHDRAWAL IS RECEIVED:
[80%] More than [21] days before the Course Commencement Date
[0%] Before, but not more than [21] days before the Course Commencement Date
[NA] After, but not more than [-] days after the Course Commencement Date
[NA] More than [-] days after the Course Commencement Date

A non-refundable withdrawal fee of S$53.50 w/GST is chargeable for every application.

 

1.3. Refund During Cooling-Off Period

TSPP will provide the Student with a cooling-off period of seven (7) calendar days after the date that the Student Contract has been signed by both parties.

The Student will be refunded the highest percentage (stated in the Student Contract) of the fees already paid if the Student submits a written notice of withdrawal to TSPP within the cooling-off period, regardless of whether the Student has started the course or not.

No refunds will be made for the course registration fee.

A non-refundable refund processing fee of S$53.50 w/GST is chargeable for every application.

 

2. Refund Timeframe

All refunds will be processes within seven (7) working days from lodgement of request.