It is required by law that all international student studying in local schools must be under the tutelage of a Singapore citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident. A guardian is responsible to account for the child under his/her care, and must be contactable by the school and authorities. At EI Study, we have a dedicated team of professional guardians to take care of students throughout their entire study in Singapore.
Daily life and routine management
- Pick up service from airport on student’s first arrival, touring of school and dormitory will be provided for familiarity of environment. - To brief student on the etiquette and ritual of Singapore. - To manage and to provide wardship on student’s daily life and study.
Educational progress management
- Understand student learning progress from lecturer. - Report to school about parents complain and suggestion. - Timely reaction and response to student’s life and study issues. - Participate important school events. (Parents meeting) - Give advise to students about course options after discuss with school lecturers. - Arrange the tutorial to student after get the permission from parent. (Own expense)
Special circumstances management
- Support and help students during emergency situation. - To protects the students’ legitimate rights and interests, sign legal documents on behalf of their parent. - As a professional consultant to student about school transfer and further study in University. - Take care of student financial, eg.school and accommodation fees or living expenses.
- Assist parent to hotel booking - Free to apply parent Singapore tourist visa (Maximum 4times), if any special issue to apply need to pay additional fees. - To assist the student entry into the government school administrative formalities.
VIP Guardian Service Proposed Service
It is compulsory for all overseas students below 18 years of age who is not residing with a parent to have a guardian. International students are required to provide their guardians’ particulars to the school. The guardian should be either a Singapore Citizen / Singapore Permanent Resident above 21 years old, or the parent of the international student if the parent is working / staying in Singapore.
A guardian is a person who has been chosen by a student’s parents to provide pastoral and academic care, ensuring the well-being and safety of the student whilst they are studying in the Singapore. A guardian acts on behalf of parents at such times as is reasonably required. primary role is to be student’s emergency contact, reliable and reachable whenever necessary.
If parents are not in the Singapore, it can be difficult for schools to communicate with them. The schools needs somebody in the country who is available to act on student’s parents’ behalf – someone whom your parents trust to represent them. All staff at schools take safety very seriously. Schools need to know where you are at all times under visa regulations.
Whilst our day-to-day activities involve student’s academic and pastoral care, our overarching role is to facilitate contact between student, parents and school. Ei Study keeps close contact with all parties, ensuring a harmonious relationship for the benefit of your child’s education and well-being.