Certificate In Business Management

Programme Introduction

The EAIM’s Certificate in Business Management (CBM) is a University Foundation Program designed to prepare O-level or Middle-school graduates for entry into renowned and reputable universities in UK, Australia and USA. It is a 6 months programme that provides students an intensive, fast-track admission into their desired undergraduate Bachelor’s degree programmes

Programme Objective

• a sound foundation and understanding of basic economic theories and concepts;

• the understanding of the concepts, processes, and functions of management;

• the understanding of the basic principles and practice of accounting;

• developing basic skills to analyze real world business issues and entrepreneurship;

• enhancing students’ capability in analytical and critical thinking


1. Introduction to Accounting

This module is an introductory course in financial accounting theory and practice. It introduces basic accounting concepts and practices that are essential for students who have no background in accounting and are completing a course in business studies. It covers the Accounting Equation and Theory of Double Entry, Accounting Concepts, Double Entry System for Expenses and Revenues, Accounting Procedures including the accounting for Fixed Assets, provision of Depreciation, Preparation of Final Accounts – Trial Balance and the Balance Sheet, Basic Accounting Ratios and Interpretation of Final Accounts, Bank Reconciliation and others.

Study Mode & Duration: 
Full-time: 6 months
Jan / Apr / Jul / Oct
One month prior to intake dates
Average Teacher-Student Ratio

1:49 (Classroom based lecture during Covid -19)
1:150 (Classroom based lecture)
1:300 (Blended-mode lecture)
1:50 (Workgroup session)

*The program is a face-to-face program, in view of Covid-19 and travel/border restriction, the program is delivered face to face or on blended mode in Singapore.

Assignment, Project, Practical and Written Examination

Graduation Requirement

• Must passed all modules

• Must achieve an overall attendance of 90% (International Student) and 75% (Local Student)

Minimum Age Requirement: 15 years (at the time of application)
Academic Requirement:
1 GCE O-Level
Completed 10 years of formal education (or completed 9 years of formal education for students from China, Indonesia, Vietnam, Thailand, Cambodia and South Korea) or LCCI Diploma in Business (Level 3)
English Language Requirement:
Minimum EASB ETEDP Level 1 / IELTS 4.0
GCE O-Level D7
An equivalent English language qualification
Application Procedure
You may apply to EAIM either by visiting EAIM Balestier Campus
mail your application to East Asia Institute of Management,  9 Ah Hood Road, Singapore 329975
International students  
Course Fee
S$ 4,460
Admin Fee
S$ 1,000
Application Fee
S$ 540
S$ 6,000


Local students  
Course Fee
S$ 3,380
Admin Fee
S$ 500
Application Fee
S$ 150
S$ 4,030
- The Application Fee is a one-time payment and is non-refundable.
- The Admin Fee includes STP fee (for International students only), FPS Insurance, medical insurance, etc.
- All prices are subject to the prevailing Goods & Services Tax (GST) of 9%.
- All prices are effective for intakes from January 2024.
- The start of classes is subject to achieving a minimum class size of 10.
- Other miscellaneous fees may apply. (Please click here for more information.)


  • Face-to-face and hybrid lectures, tutorials, discussions
  • Learning Management System: Canvas
  • Interactive Smartboard Lessons
  • Practical experiments
  • Field Trips
  • Coursework submission
  • Presentations
  • Topical tests

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