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Kaplan Financial

Certificate for Professional English for Finance

Kaplan Financial

Certificate for Professional English for Finance

What is PEF?

The Certificate of Professional English for Finance (PEF) aims to equip students with the language proficiency in the context of Finance concepts and applications.

This course helps prepare learners to acquire and use finance-related vocabulary. It will enable students to read, listen, speak fluently and write coherently in the financial context. Students will also be taught tips and guided with necessary examination skills to express themselves clearly.

Students can expect to gain a macro perspective of financial structures and systems and begin to understand how all financial processes interconnect with one another.

  • Course materials used for PEF Level 1, 2 and 3 is the set of Market Leader course books published by Longmans Pearson. Based on a Business and Professional English Correlation study by Longmans Pearson.
  • After attaining PEF Level 3, with an equivalent of IELTS 6.0 / CEF B2, our students can progress towards taking an ACCA or FIA suite of programmes. The minimum language entry requirement for ACCA is IELTS 5.5 and FIA is 4.5.
  • The course consists a total of 480 hours, to be completed in 6 months, and divided into 3 levels of study.
Level Level Equivalence Course Duration Class Schedule Entry Requirements
1 IELTS 2.5 / CEF A2 (160 Hours) – 2 Months Mo­ndays to Fridays,

9am to 4pm

Kaplan English Proficiency Test (KEPT) Level 2
2 IELTS 4.0 / CEF B1 (160 Hours) – 2 Months Mo­ndays to Fridays,

9am to 4pm

Kaplan English Proficiency Test (KEPT) Level 5
3 IELTS 6.0 / CEF B2 (160 Hours) – 2 Months Mo­ndays to Fridays,

9am to 4pm

Kaplan English Proficiency Test (KEPT) Level 7

New Student Enrolment

Course Fees Duration Fees Course Dates
Level 1 – 3 480 Hours S$6,600 Jan 2018 Mar 2018
Level 2 – 3 320 Hours S$4,600 Mar 2018 May 2018
Level 3 160 Hours S$2,400 May 2018 Jul 2018

*Tuition Fee payable for each level is S$2,400. All fees inclusive of prevailing GST.

For Students Retaking the Course

Course Fees Duration Fees Course Dates
Level 1 160 Hours S$2,400 Jan 2018 Mar 2018
Level 2 160 Hours S$2,400 Mar 2018 May 2018
Level 3 160 Hours S$2,400 May 2018 Jul 2018

 All fees inclusive of prevailing GST.