Course Consultant serving customers at Napier Road Centre

All adult learners who want to register for our courses need to take a free placement test.

Our placement test thoroughly assesses your proficiency in the English language. Once you have taken your placement test, you can register for a suitable course if places are available.

For Kindergarten 2 and Primary 1

What to expect at your child's placement test

Step 1: Your child will need to take a short test. This will take approximately 10 minutes.

Step 2: Our British Council staff will help to place your child in the right class and plan your child's study pathway with you.

Step 3: Our Customer Management team will assist you in payment. 

For Primary 2 to Primary 6

What to expect at your child's placement test

Step 1: Your child will have a short consultation. A test will only be given if required (i.e. international school students).

Step 2: Our British Council staff will help to place your child in the right class and plan your child's study pathway with you.

Step 3: Our Customer Management team will assist you in payment.

For Secondary and Junior College Students

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR PLACEMENT TEST

Step 1: You will have a short consultation. A test will only be given if required (i.e. international school students, school grades of C and below for secondary students). 

Step 2: Our British Council staff will help to place you in the right class and plan your study pathway with you.

Step 3: Our Customer Management team will assist you or your parents/guardian in payment.

For all adult learners

WHAT TO EXPECT AT YOUR PLACEMENT TEST

Step 1: You will take a written test followed by a face-to-face language consultation. This will take approximately 60 minutes. 

Step 2: Our British Council teacher will help to place you in the right level and plan your study pathway with you.

Step 3: Our Customer Management team will assist you in payment.

Important information

  • Call us at +65 6807 1599 or send us a message to book a free placement test before you visit our centres.
  • If you are not living in Singapore, contact us so we can email you a free placement test to complete. Do note that you are required to complete a face-to-face language consultation upon arrival in Singapore.
  • If you are registering for SMART English Junior, you will be taking the compulsory Aptis assessment and report.
  • If you are registering for Holiday programmes for International students, click here.
  • If you are registering for Supplementary programmes at schools, click here.
  • If you are registering for Private group or one-to-one programmes, click here.
  • If you are registering for Corporate training, click here.
  • If you are registering for Teacher training, click here

Payment methods

We accept NETS, credit card (Visa and Mastercard), cash and cheque payments. 0% interest instalment payment plans are available with Citibank, UOB and DBS/POSB credit cards.

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