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Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) FAQ by Students & Parents

1. How to engage a Tutor?

Tell us your requirements: e.g. Subjects, Time/Day of tuition, Address, Budget, etc. Please call us: (Tel: 6729 2426). We are happy to assist you. We will come back to you with the Details of a suitable Tutor. Once you agreed. We will arrange the Tutor to start as per given date/time at your home.

2. How long will it takes to get a tutor if it is submitted by online request form?

In normal case, our coordinator will contact you within 24 hours by phone call.

3. Upon confirmation of an Assignment, do I have to pay Stanford Tuition for the Service?

Yes. Prior to confirmation of tuition assignment, clients (parents/ students) are required to make a payment of the first 2 weeks of tuition fees to Stanford Tuition, after completion of 2 lessons. This is the Agency's commission and is non-negotiable. It is deducted from the tutor's tuition fee.
Payment can be made by:
(a) ATM Fund Transfers
(b) Internet Fund Transfers
(c) Cheque
(d) Cash Deposit @ ATM machine.
(e) Cash payment at POSB or DBS counter.
(f) If you require a Bill Collector to collect the Fees, you have to pay an Additional Fee of $30 for transportation and manpower.
The remaining 50% of the tuition fees is to be paid directly to the tutor at the end of the 4th lesson or (8th lesson for two lessons per week). For all subsequent 4 weeks, you pay the tutor 100% of the tuition fees.

4. Agency Administrative Fee?

There is an Agency Administrative Fee of $50 (especially for module like Financial Accounting, Mgmt Accounting, Python Programming, C++ Programming and others), when you have requested and agreed that the Agency can start working on the search for suitable tutor and / or teacher. This is to ensure that the both sides are committed. If any unforeseen problem due to the tutor, we will replace the tutor immediately. This Service is completed after two months of tutoring services by the tutor and/ or teacher.

5. How we choose a suitable Tutor for you?

We will select suitable Tutor according to your requirements.

6. What to do on the first lesson?

Please view the Tutor's highest qualification during the first lesson. This is to avoid from making the wrong judgment. All tutors are time based, therefore no free trail lesson. (i.e.: One lesson completed, you pay one lesson). If there is any discrepancy, please inform us immediately. (Hp:9385-5548)

7. Is the formation that I provide by online safe?

Yes. The information you supply to us is completely confidential and safe.

8. Can I decide on the time slot/s and frequency of the lesson?

Yes. It is your decision but make sure you committed to your decision, If parent is reguesting, please disscuss with the student first. We search for the tutor according to your request.

9. Can I change the agreed duration of the tuition to shorter period?

All tuition period is 2 hours per lesson for Secondary, JC, Poly, University. As stated in the Terms and Conditions, the minimum period is 2 hours and / or 1.5 hours per lesson. If you decide to reduce to 1 hour per lesson, then you still have to pay 1.5 hours as agreed for home visit / home tuition only.

10. Can the Special Needs Student (Dyslexia, Autism, Dyscalculia, ADHD) takes 1 hour lesson for home visit?

For Special Needs Students, they can take either 1 or 1.5 hour per lesson but all charges are based on 1.5 hours for home visit / home tuition only.

11. Can I request for replacement if the tutor is not suitable?

Yes. If for any reason you wish to replace the tutor, you can call: 6729-2426 for the replacement. You have to pay the tuition fees based on the number of lessons conducted.

12. What are the factors that cause the Home Tuition Fee to vary?

The home tuition fee rate is for private home tutor and teacher. It serves as a guide.
The actual tuition fees may vary depending on the following: (a). Qualification of tutor, (b). tutor' experience, (c). number of subject, (d). location, (e). Full-timer, (f). Part-timer.

Fee for One Subject

If you are requesting for one subject, the tuition fee is usually of the same rate but comes with shorter hour, such as 2 hours per week. The single subject can be Maths, Science, English, Malay, Tamil, Chinese, Physics, Chemistry, Biology, Economics but it is being differentiated by the level. Some tutors expect a different rate for different subject, but the market is very competitive and transparent. The rates are for the general guideline only (see below).

13. What are the current home tuition rates including travelling to student home?

Singapore Tuition Rates. This is a guide.

Student Level
Full-Time (Degree)
Ex- Teacher
Pri 1~2 | yr 1~2 $25 - 30 $30 - 35 $50 - 55
Pri 3~4 | yr 3~4 $25 - 35 $30 - 40 $50 - 55
Pri 5~6 | yr 5~6 $30 - 35 $35 - 45 $50 - 65
Student Level
Full-Time (Degree)
IP1 (Sec1) yr7 $35 - 45 $35 - 65 $60 - 80
IP2 (Sec2) yr8 $35 - 45 $38 - 65 $60 - 80
IP3 (Sec3) yr9 $38 - 50 $45 - 70 $80 - 100
IP4 (Sec4) yr10 $38 - 50 $50 - 70 $85 - 100
IP5 (JC-1) yr11 $40 - 50 $55 - 70 $90 - 110
IP6 (JC-2) yr12 $40 - 50 $60 - 70 $90 - 120
We reserved the rights to change the rates at any time
Student Level
Degree Holder
Uni Lecturer
PhD Lecturer
Poly $65 - 80 $70 - 85 $70 - 85
University $70 - 85 $80 - 100 $80 - 100
We reserved the rights to change the rates at any time

14. What are the Factors that cause the Home Tuition Fee to vary?

The home tuition fee ranges for private tutor and teacher. It serves as a guide. 
The actual tuition fees may vary depending on the following: 
(a) Qualification of tutor and teacher, 
(b) Teaching experience, 
(c) Number of subjects,
(d) Location of your home, 
(e) Full-time tutor,
(f) Part-time tutor.

15. What are the current home tuition rates for Music lesson?

Fee per 4 lessons X 45 minutes per lesson.

Fee per 4 lessons X 45 minutes per lesson.

Guitar Lessons: $180~$200
Banjo Lessons: $180~$200
Piano Lessons: $180~$200
Keyboard Lessons: $180~$200
Violin Lessons: $180~$200 Flute Lessons: $180~$200
Cello Lessons: $180~$200
Guzheng Lessons: $200~$220 (China tutor' fee is higher)
Organ Lessons: $180~$200
Drums Lessons: $180~$200

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All Teachers / Tutors are welcome to apply. Click here to Register. Fill up the particulars. Please read the Terms and Conditions for teachers or tutors before submitting the Tutor Registration Form. Tutors who sign up with Stanford Tuition agreed with the following Terms and Conditions for teachers/tutors


To be eligible, you must be a Singapore Citizen, Singapore Permanent Resident or a Valid Employment Pass Holder.
You need to have a minimum academic qualification of an O-level certificate with good grades of 'A' or 'B' in the subjects that you wish to teach.
On the first lesson: You have to show the necessary certificate/s and any related document to the parent / student for certification. (i.e. NRIC, Academic Qualification, Certificate/s and etc).

Request for Private Home Tuition Tutor

To engage a private home tutor, please submit the "Request-Tutor-Form" or Call us : Mobile: 9385-5548 for Assistance. We also accept voicemail, texts, What'sApp, if you want us to call you. We will find a suitable private home tutor for you, as per your Request-Form.
Feel free to browse the links on this site for more information.

Subjects - Home Tuition Services

JC-Tuition: || A-level TUITION || Gen-Paper ||  ECONS ||  BIOLOGY ||  CHEMISTRY ||  PHYSICS ||  KNOWLEDGE & INQUIRY || POA || FRENCH ||
Uni-Tuition: || Fin Acctg || Mgmt Acctg || C++ Programming || Python Programming ||


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