Key Activities and Milestones

 

 

 

 

Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) - Primary (for ages 7 to 12+ years)

KEY ACTIVITIES AND MILESTONES

AEIS is for international students seeking admissions to Primary 2 to 5 and Secondary 1 to 3 in the following academic year. It is usually held in September of each year. 

AEIS_Primary

 

 


Create account on the 
Candidates Portal

  • User Guide on Account Creation
  • This can be done before the AEIS-Secondary Application opens


  • Apply for AEIS-Primary
  • Check eligibility
  • How to apply

  • Important Note: The applicant must take the relevant Cambridge English Qualifications (CEQ) test run by Cambridge Assessment English (CAE) and meet or exceed the required scores before they register for the AEIS-Primary Mathematics test appropriate for their age. CEQ must be taken within 12 months before the month the applicant registers for AEIS. Application will close when all places for the test are filled.

    Login to Candidates Portal 

    Note: Status of approved applications will update from “Pending” to “Registered” at least 4 weeks from day of application. Candidates who have successfully registered may also retrieve useful information from ‘Getting Ready for Exams’ found on Candidates Portal.


    Receive an email to retrieve entry proof from Candidates Portal, if application has been approved

     


    AEIS Tests (Primary Levels)

  • Applicant will sit for the Mathematics test
  • Test details

  • Reminders: 
  • Arrive at least 45 minutes before the test.
  • Instructions will be given 15 minutes before the test begins.
  • Bring along a copy of your passport data page and entry proof.
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    Release of School Offers

  • There will no release of test results.
  • Please refer to this page on how you can check the release of school offers. Once you have received the outcome, you may report to the offered school. 
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    Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) - Secondary (for ages 12 to 16+ years)

    KEY ACTIVITIES AND MILESTONES

    AEIS is for international students seeking admissions to Primary 2 to 5 and Secondary 1 to 3 in the following academic year. It is usually held in September of each year. 

    AEIS_Secondary

     

     


    Create account on the 
    Candidates Portal

  • User Guide on Account Creation
  • This can be done before the AEIS-Secondary Application opens



  • Apply for AEIS-Secondary

  • Check eligibility
  • How to apply

  • Note: Application will close when all places for the test are filled. 


    Login to Candidates Portal 

    Note: Status of approved applications will update from “Pending” to “Registered” at least 4 weeks from day of application. Candidates who have successfully registered may also retrieve useful information from ‘Getting Ready for Exams’ found on Candidates Portal.



    Receive an email to retrieve entry proof from Candidates Portal, if application has been approved

     




    AEIS Tests (Secondary Levels)

  • Applicant will sit for the Mathematics test
  • Test details

  • Reminders: 
  • Arrive at least 45 minutes before the test.
  • Instructions will be given 15 minutes before the test begins.
  • Bring along a copy of your passport data page and entry proof.
  •  

    Release of School Offers

  • There will no release of test results.
  • Please refer to this page on how you can check the release of school offers. Once you have received the outcome, you may report to the offered school. 
  •  

     

     

    Supplementary Admissions Exercise for International Students (S-AEIS) - Primary (for ages 7 to 12+ years)

    KEY ACTIVITIES AND MILESTONES

    S-AEIS is for international students seeking admission to Primary 2 to 4 and Secondary 1 to 2 in the same academic year. It is usually held in February of each year.


    S-AEIS_Primary


    Create account on the 
    Candidates Portal

  • User Guide on Account Creation
  • This can be done before the S-AEIS Application opens

  • Apply for S-AEIS-Primary
  • Check eligibility

  • Important Notes:
    1. The applicant must take the relevant Cambridge English Qualifications (CEQ) test run by Cambridge Assessment English (CAE) and meet or exceed the required scores before they register for the S-AEIS-Primary Mathematics test appropriate for their age. CEQ must be taken within 12 months before the month the applicant registers for S-AEIS.

    2. Unsuccessful AEIS applicants seeking admission to Primary 5 the previous year may only reapply to take S-AEIS at Primary 4. They may submit their CES scores from their B1 Preliminary for Schools test taken within 12 months before the submission date of their S-AEIS Primary online application.

  • How to apply
    - If your child has taken the AEIS or S-AEIS and was offered a school place, he/she will not be able to apply online again.

    Check application status in Candidates Portal
  • Refer to the Remarks column in the Candidates Portal for updates on your application status. Useful information to prepare for the test can be retrieved from ‘Getting Ready for Exams’ found on Candidates Portal.
  • Note: It will take about 4 weeks for the applications to be approved from the date of application. Status of approved applications will be updated from “Pending” to “Registered”. 

  • Receive an email to retrieve entry proof from Candidates Portal, if application has been approved


    S-AEIS Tests (Primary Levels)

  • Applicants will sit for the Mathematics test
  • Test details

    Reminders:
  • Arrive at least 45 minutes before the test.
  • Instructions will be given 15 minutes before the test begins.
  • Bring along a copy of your passport data page and entry proof.



  • Release of School Offers

  • There will be no release of test results.
  • Please refer to this page on how you can check the release of school offers.
  • Once you have received the outcome, you may report to the offered school.
  •  

     

     

     

    Supplementary Admissions Exercise for International Students (S-AEIS) - Secondary (for ages 12 to 16+ years)

    KEY ACTIVITIES AND MILESTONES

    S-AEIS is for international students seeking admission to Primary 2 to 4 and Secondary 1 to 2 in the same academic year. It is usually held in February of each year.


    S-AEIS_Secondary

     


    Create account on the 
    Candidates Portal

  • User Guide on Account Creation
  • This can be done before the S-AEIS Application opens



  • Apply for S-AEIS-Secondary
  • Check eligibility
  • If your child is seeking admission to secondary schools, you can choose to apply for the Sec 1 or Sec 2 test.
  • How to apply
    - If your child has taken the AEIS or S-AEIS and was offered a school place, he/she will not be able to apply online again.







  • Check application status in Candidates Portal

  • Refer to the Remarks column in the Candidates Portal for updates on your application status. Useful information to prepare for the test can be retrieved from ‘Getting Ready for Exams’ found on Candidates Portal.
  • Note: It will take about 4 weeks for the applications to be approved from the date of application. Status of approved applications will be updated from “Pending” to “Registered”. 

  • Receive an email to retrieve entry proof from Candidates Portal, if application has been approved



    S-AEIS Tests (Secondary Levels)

  • Applicants will sit for the English and Mathematics test
  • Test details

    Reminders:
  • Arrive at least 45 minutes before the test.
  • Instructions will be given 15 minutes before the test begins.
  • Bring along a copy of your passport data page and entry proof.




  • Release of School Offers
  • There will be no release of test results.
  • Please refer to this page on how you can check the release of school offers.
  • Once you have received the outcome, you may report to the offered school.
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