Tuition Fees

TUITION FEES

SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY CHINESE (SOTC)

Name of Course Duration (Years) Minimum Number of Credits Tuition Fee @ S$150 per credit (S$150 x A)
(A) (B)
Mprep Bridging Programme (if applicable) 1 30 S$4,500
Diploma in Holistic Growth (DipHG) 3–6 30 S$4,500
Diploma in Christian Studies (DipCS) 1–3 30 S$4,500
Graduate Diploma in Christian Studies (GDCS) 1–3 30 S$4,500
Master of Arts (MA) 2–4 60 S$9,000
Master of Divinity (MDiv) 3 91 S$13,650

Note: The required number of credits and tuition fee stated are for the entire duration of the respective programmes. Tuition fee is computed @ S$150 per credit hour.

SCHOOL OF THEOLOGY ENGLISH (SOTE)

Name of Course Duration (Years) Minimum Number of Credits Tuition Fee @ S$150 per credit (S$150 x A)
(A) (B)
Mprep Bridging Programme - for Diploma Holder 1 32 S$4,800
Graduate Diploma in Intercultural Studies (GDIS) 1–3 33 S$4,950
Graduate Diploma in Christian Studies (GDCS) 1–6 32 S$4,800
Master of Arts in Christian Studies (MACS) 2–8 62 S$9,300
Master of Arts in Biblical Studies (MABS) 2–5 65 S$9,750
Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies (MAIS) 2–5 65 S$9,750
Master of Divinity (MDiv) 3–7 93 13,950

Note: The required number of credits and tuition fee stated are for the entire duration of the respective programmes.  Tuition fee is computed @ S$150 per credit hour.

SCHOOL OF CHURCH MUSIC (SCM)

Name of Course Duration (Years) Minimum Number of Credits Tuition Fee @ S$150 per credit (S$150 x A) Professional Fees / Bible Software
(A) (B) (C)
Master of Church Music (MCM) 2 60 S$9,000 est S$1500 - S$4100 *
Master of Ministry in Music and Worship Leadership (MMin) ** 3 45 S$6,750 -
Others :
Additional credits for MCM w/o theology prerequisites - 30 S$4,500 -
Major / Elective for MCM * - - - S$920/sem
Minor / Elective for MCM * - - - S$460/sem
Extension fee for MCM - - - S$600/sem

* depends on concentration and programme
**starting in Jul 2022

Note: The required number of credits, tuition fee and professional fees stated are for the entire duration of the respective programmes. Tuition fee is computed @ S$150 per credit hour.

ADVANCED STUDIES

Name of Course Duration (Years) Minimum Number of Credits Tuition Fee @ S$190 per credit (S$190 x A) Additional Fees Estimated Total Core Fees for whole Programme
(A) (B) (C)
Master of Theology
(Thesis)
2 32 S$6,080 Thesis Fee S$500/sem
Professional Fees $200/sem
S$7,880
Master of Theology
(General Studies)
2 50 S$9,500 Professional Fees $200/sem S$10,300
Doctor of Ministry (DMin) 4 30 S$5,700 Dissertation Fee S$1000/sem S$8,700
DMin-PhD (PT) 4.5 54 $10,260 Dissertation Fee S$1,200/sem
Professional Fees $200/sem
S$14,860
Prep+PhD 4 46 S$8,740 Dissertation Fee S$1,200/sem
Professional Fees $200/sem
S$17,540
Others : Frequency Amount
Binding fee for dissertation / thesis One off S$50
Exam Fee One off ThM: $1,000
DMin: $1,400
PhD: $1,800
Continuation Fee Per Semester Base on Thesis/Dissertation fees and Professional fees

SCHOOL OF COUNSELLING (SOC)

Name of Course Duration (Years) Required Number of Credits Tuition Fee Professional Fees
(A) (B) (C)
Graduate Diploma in Counselling (GDC) 1–3 33 S$7,545 Clinical Fees S$1,600
Master of Arts in Counselling (MAC) 2–5 64 S$14,175 Clinical Fees S$4,300
Graduate Diploma in Counselling (Chinese Track) (GDC) 1–3 31 S$6,900 Clinical Fees S$1,600
Master of Arts in Counselling (Chinese Track) (MAC) 2–5 62 S$13,800 Clinical Fees S$4,300
Others:
Personal Therapy Fee (8 sessions) S$400

Note: The required number of credits, tuition fee and professional fees stated are for the entire duration of the respective programmes. Tuition fee is computed @ S$240 per credit hour for counselling courses and @S$150-per credit hour for theological courses.

NON-TUITION FEES

Non-Tuition Fees Frequency Amount
Application Fee (Non-Refundable) One Off S$50 (Local) S$ 100 (International)
Orientation Fee (Mailbox, TJTA, Name Tag, Student Handbook. Student ID card) One Off S$100
Graduation Fee One Off S$250
SBC Logos Fee (Bible Software) applicable for MA, MDiv, ThM and PhD One Off S$1120

ADDITIONAL FEES WHERE APPLICABLE

Miscellaneous Fee (where applicable) Frequency Amount
EduTech Fee Per semester S$75
Locker Fee Per semester S$15
Replacement of Key Fee Per key S$10
Administrative Fee on change of programme and study status Per submission S$50
Late Drop Tuition Fee Per change 10%-100% of the tuition fee
Tuition Fee for taking as Audit course Per semester S$165 per credit (counselling course) S$105 per credit (other course)
Transcript Fee Per transcript S$20

Notes on Payment:

  1. Tuition Fees are payable each semester according to the number of credit hours taken for the semester.
  2. Students are to make full payment of all invoices by the respective due dates (tuition fees, professional fees, dormitory, food, insurance premium etc).  Failure to do so will result in students not being permitted to attend class and all registered courses will be invalidated.
  3. Payment is to be made in Singapore Dollars by cash or cheque (please make cheques payable to Singapore Bible College Limited).
  4. All fees are subject to 7% GST charges and subject to change.