Things to Note

Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) Rules & Regulations

Students must:

  • attend classes regularly
  • have at least 90% attendance every month
  • attend the course in our school as reflected in the Student Pass
  • take note of the Student Pass validity
  • surrender the Student Pass for cancellation within 7 days of cessation or termination of studies

Please note that SAA Global Education will inform ICA if:

  • the student has not attended classes for continuous period of 7 days without any valid reason; or
  • the student has not attended classes regularly i.e where the percentage of attendance in the registered course is lower than 90% in any month of the course without valid reason; or
  • the student’s studies in SAA-GE has been terminated.

Note: Consequences of Violation of ICA Regulation: the Student Pass may be cancelled or would not be renewed if the attendance is less than 90% in every month.

Relevant Singapore Laws

More information pertaining to Singapore Laws may be obtained from http://statutes.agc.gov.sg/aol/home.w3p

Note: Student’s Pass holders are not permitted to engage in any form of employment or attend an industry attachment/internship programme, whether paid or unpaid, without a valid work pass issued by Ministry of Manpower.

Attendance Policy

Students must sign on the attendance record in the morning and afternoon and meet the attendance requirement of not less than 90%.

A Medical Certificate must be submitted if you miss classes.

  • a medical certificate issued by a registered doctor in Singapore to certify that the student is not fit to attend classes

We will also consider the following circumstances:

  • Bereavement (death of an immediate family member)
  • Serious illness of an immediate family member

In both instances, students are required to submit a proof. Immediate family member refers to parents or siblings (brother/sister).

Read more about Student Pass Information
 

Update of Address & Contact Number

International students are required to update SAA Global Education on the change of local address and contact number (mobile/ house number) within 14 days. This is according to Immigration Regulations 19(3)(b).

Contact information

SAA Global Education (Reception Office)
111 Somerset Road,
#06-01/02 TripleOne Somerset,
Singapore 238164
+65 6733 5731

Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA)
10 Kallang Road (Level 4)
Singapore 208718
(Beside Lavender MRT)
+65 6391 6100

Website: http://www.ica.gov.sg

For more information, you may wish to download the Pre-Departure and Information for International Students Guide.