Singapore Non Academic School


Business Permits



      • Learn more about accreditation & certification needed. All private schools providing education

      • to 10 or more people/children (total enrolment) must register with the Ministry of Education (MOE).

      • Registration with MOE does not amount to accreditation or recognition of the private school, its

      • courses or teachers.

      • Choose appropriate name for your school and ensure that the name complies with all legal

      • requirements

      • Register your business

      • Secure your premises and must be approved for use as a non-academic private school. Must have

      • at least: one classroom and one reception area. There are guidelines for classroom size: 1.5m2 per

      • student for general classroom and 2.0m2 per student for classrooms with equipment.

      • Design/layout your premises

      • Apply for accreditation if needed. Get CaseTrust for Education certification if you want to enroll

      • international students. Get Singapore Workforce Skills Qualification (WSQ) accreditation for organisations

      • to enjoy higher levels of funding support for training programmes under the WSQ framework.

      • Comply with laws and regulations