Rules and Regulation

1. Attendance

Attendance is one of the key to achieving academic excellence. Students are constantly reminded

that they are expected to fulfill the following attendance requirement stipulated by the Immigration Checkpoints Authority of Singapore (ICA):

International Students on Student Pass

≥ 90%

Local Student or Non-Student Pass Holders

≥ 75%

  • Student Applying Leave

Students intending to apply leave based on the grounds listed in table below are required to submit an official Leave Application Form along with supporting documents as specified below to the Student Admin Officer.

Genetic Computer School will forward the Leave Application to the school’s principal for review and approval.  Please note that approval is granted on a case by case basis.

Reasons of Absence

No. of Days of Leave to apply

Compassionate Leave for immediate family member

Maximum up to 7 days

Marriage Leave for student

Maximum up to 7 days

Examination Leave

Maximum up to 7 days

Medical treatment in home country

Maximum up to 7 days


Supporting Documents:

International Students who have to go back home to seek medical treatment to submit

- Leave Application Form
- A letter from Singapore Registered Doctor stating illness
- Photocopy of Air ticket

Upon returning to Singapore, International Student has to submit:

- Medical Documentation from Home Country Doctor
- Photocopy of passport/boarding pass

  • Medical Leave

In the event a student falls ill and is unable to attend a scheduled class/examination, he/she must immediately notify the Student Admin Officer at 6339 7588.  Upon returning to school, the student is required to produce a valid Medical Certificate of proof of absenteeism and submit it together with the Leave Application Form to the Admin Officer within 3 days upon returning.

Should the student fail to produce a valid Medical Certificate, he/she would be deemed absent or considered failed if he/she is required to sit for an examination or test on that day.

  • Monitoring of Student Attendance

Any form of absenteeism without any prior notice or approval from Genetic Computer School will result in the following consequences:

Number of Days Absent

Course of Action

3 days without any valid reason

1st email warning

5 days without any valid reason

2nd email warning + interview by Principal

7 days without any valid reason or below 90% attendance

Inform Principal, ICA and CPE  & Cancel Student Pass

2. Confidentiality of Information

All student-related information and data is classified confidential. Staff handling and processing student information, including course assessment materials and results shall strictly abide by Confidentiality and Security Policy.

Student data will be acquired, disclosed (with student’s consent), and used only in ways that respect student privacy.  Access to student-related and sensitive information is restricted to dedicated staff performing the work.

The Personal Data Protection Policy ensures that the personal data of Individuals are protected and will not be disclosed without prior consent. Visit the link Personal Data Protection Policy for more info on the policy

3. Dress Code

Students shall be properly attired when attending classes; no flips flops, sandals, shorts or singlet.

4. Consumption of Food and Drinks

Do not consume food and drinks inside the classroom.

5. Smoking

The school does not encourage smoking nor permit smoking in its premises in compliance with NEA Regulations. As part of our student support services, the school will assist students who wish to kick the habit and develop a healthy lifestyle through talks and counseling by the Health Promotion Board.

6. Discipline

Students are liable for disciplinary actions if they are in serious breach of the school’s rules and regulations or violations of the local laws and regulations. A warning letter may be issued to the student where its deemed necessary, and appropriate actions shall be taken for repetitive violations.

Academic Courses

Certificate Courses

If you are new to computing and willing to pursue a career in Information Technology industry, certification courses are the perfect choice for you. These are the foundation courses that bridge the gap between your current education level and required entry level to our academic courses. 

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After successful completion of your diploma, you may join our Higher Diploma courses. In higher diploma, your knowledge and skills that you learnt from diploma will be deepened and you will be exposed more towards latest technologies and modern business environment. 

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Once you have essential knowledge and skills in using computers, internet and common applications, next step is to learn standard functions of application software used in modern office environment. ICDL Core modules certify you that you are competent in doing your jobs which need using computers. 

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Standard modules complement our range of Introduction and Core modules. They will enable you to develop your skills in knowledge areas that are appropriate for your everyday life, or for your job role.

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Advanced Module

ICDL advanced modules certify you that you are a power user of specific software application. These courses dive deeper into advanced functions of specific software which will be useful in analysing information to support your decisions. 

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If you are a talented designer, marketer, photographer or multimedia enthusiast, our Adobe courses will be of your interest. These courses will improve your creativity and productivity of your ideas. 

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Are you an accountant? Are you handling CPF of different age groups? If you are looking for some software solutions to help you in your profession, look into our professional courses. 

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#02-100 Singapore 380118
Tel: +65 6339 7588
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