Admissions

School Fees


The school fees depend on the choice of curriculum (German Curriculum or IB Curriculum) and the child's grade level. The fees are adjusted by the Board of Governors on an annual basis, in accordance with the school budget, which is approved at the Annual General Meeting.

The published school fees structure is applicable to all students for academic year 2018/2019. Fees are reviewed annually and are confirmed by 30 April each year for the next school year. All published fees are inclusive of prevailing GST (Goods and Services Tax), where applicable.

Preschool

Toddler
Pre-Kindergarten
Kindergarten 1 & 2
Pre-Primary

Toddler

Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Learning materials & excursion fees per year 40.00

Tuition Fees based on programme

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Tuition fees 2 half days per week 5,300.00
Tuition fees 3 half days per week 7,500.00
Tuition fees 5 half days per week 12,000.00

Pre-Kindergarten

Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Learning materials & excursion fees per year² 40.00

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² Learning materials & excursion fees are chargeable at the beginning of the academic year

Tuition Fees based on programme

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Tuition fees 3 half days plus 2 full days per week 22,100.00
Tuition fees 5 full days per week 25,730.00

Kindergarten 1 & 2

Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Development Levy per year² 4,890.00
Learning materials & excursion fees per year³ 170.00

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00
³ Learning materials & excursion fees are chargeable at the beginning of the academic year

Tuition Fees based on programme

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Tuition fees 3 half days plus 2 full days per week 22,100.00
Tuition fees 5 full days per week 25,730.00

Pre-Primary

Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Development Levy per year² 4,890.00
Learning materials & excursion fees per year³ 170.00

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00
³ Learning materials & excursion fees are chargeable at the beginning of the academic year

Tuition Fees based on programme

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Tuition fees 5 full days per week 25,730.00

Primary School

IB Curriculum
German Curriculum

IB Curriculum

School Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Tuition per year 26,950.00
Development levy² per year 4,890.00
Learning materials & excursion fees³ 250.00

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00
³ Learning materials & excursion fees are chargeable at the beginning of the academic year

Miscellaneous Charges (if applicable)

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Excursion Grade 3 200.00
Excursion Grade 4 300.00
Excursion Grade 5 650.00
EAL training per semester 1,390.00
Learning Support per semester 1,390.00
Dutch Mother Tongue Programme per year 2,140.00
EAL: English as an Additional Language

German Curriculum

School Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Tuition per year 18,880.00
Development levy² per year 4,890.00
Learning materials & excursion fees³ 200.00
Grade 5 - Wind Programme 1,827.00 per year

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00
³ Learning materials & excursion fees are chargeable at the beginning of the academic year

Miscellaneous Charges (if applicable)

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Learning Support per semester for two weekly lessons 695.00
Excursion Grade 3 200.00
Excursion Grade 4 300.00
Excursion Grade 5 650.00
ENP Grade EST - 1 (Mon, Thu, Fri) 780.00
ENP Grade 2 (Mon, Fri) 520.00
ENP Grade 3 (Tue) 260.00
ENP EST - Grade 5 (Wed [additional day]) 260.00
CCA / LEP fee per semester per course 260.00
ENP: Extended Afternoon Programme
CCA: Co-Curricula Activity
LEP: Language Enrichment Programme

Middle School

IB Curriculum
German Curriculum

IB Curriculum

School Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Tuition per year 30,730.00
Development levy² 4,890.00

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00

Miscellaneous Charges (if applicable)

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Excursion Grade 6 650.00
Excursion Grade 7 750.00
Excursion Grade 8 800.00
Excursion Grade 9 300.00
Excursion Grade10 1,600.00
Learning Support (per semester) 1,390.00
Co-Curricula Activity fee per semester per course 260.00

German Curriculum

School Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)*
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Tuition per year 21,770.00
Development levy² per year 4,890.00
Grade 6A & 7A - Wind Programme 1,307.00 per year

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00

Miscellaneous Charges (if applicable)

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Excursion Grade 6 650.00
Excursion Grade 7 750.00
Excursion Grade 8 800.00
Excursion Grade 9 300.00
Excursion Grade10 1,600.00
Learning Support (per semester for two weekly lessons) 695.00
Co-Curricula Activity fee per semester per course 260.00

High School

IB Curriculum
German Curriculum

IB Curriculum

School Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Tuition per year 33,510.00
For online subjects (Pamoja) per year 35,310.00
Development levy² 4,890.00

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00

Miscellaneous Charges (if applicable)

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Excursion Grade 11 750.00
Excursion Grade 12 900.00
Learning Support (per Semester) 1,390.00
Co-Curricula Activity fee per semester per course 260.00
Examination Fees IB Diploma Grade 12 (estimated) 1,500.00

German Curriculum

School Fees

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Entrance fee* 2,945.00
Tuition per year 23,870.00
Development levy² 4,890.00

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* Entrance fees consist of an enrolment fee of S$2,000.00 and a non-refundable registration fee of S$945.00
² First year only, from second year onwards and for the third child onwards, it’s reduced to S$2,445.00

Miscellaneous Charges (if applicable)

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Excursion Grade 11 750.00
Excursion Grade 12 900.00
Learning Support (per Semester) 1,390.00
Co-Curricula Activities Fee per Semester per course 260.00

Monthly short-term school fees (up to six months max.)

Fee element Fee (SGD)
Toddler Group (2 half days) 740.00 - per calendar month
Toddler Group (3 half days) 1,050.00 - per calendar month
Toddler Group (5 half days) 1,680.00 - per calendar month
Pre-Kindergarten / Kindergarten / Pre-Primary (3 half + 2 full) 3,200.00 - per calendar month
Pre-Kindergarten / Kindergarten / Pre-Primary (full day) 3,630.00 - per calendar month
German Section - Primary School (EST - 4) 2,830.00 - per calendar month
German Section - Secondary School I (Grade 5 - 9) 3,160.00 - per calendar month
German Section - Secondary School II (Grade 10 - 12) 3,410.00 - per calendar month
European Section - Primary School (1 - 5) 3,770.00 - per calendar month
European Section - Middle School I (Grade 6 - 10) 4,220.00 - per calendar month
European Section - IB Diploma Programme (Grade 11-12) 4,540.00 - per calendar month
Payment Methods
Payment terms and conditions

Payment Methods

All school fees are in Singapore Dollars and all payments must be transferred in Singapore Dollars. Payment in other currencies will be converted and booked in Singapore Dollars at the daily exchange rate.

Bank Transfer
Online Credit Card Payment
Credit or Debit Card Payment
GIRO Monthly Payments for School Fees

Bank Transfer

Bank Account details
Name of Beneficiary German European School Singapore
Name of Bank United Overseas Bank, Thomson Branch
Address 251 – 253 Upper Thomson Road, Singapore 574376
Account Number 314-305-862-8
Bank Code 7375
Branch Code 007
SWIFT Code UOVBSGSGXXX

Please follow the following steps to ensure successful payment:

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Online Credit Card Payment

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  • Visa
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Credit or Debit Card Payment

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GIRO Monthly Payments for School Fees

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Please return the form by post to the Accounts department, 2 Dairy Farm Lane, 677621

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