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J-PACT Application Procedures

Applicants and parents/guardians are strongly encouraged to read through the ensuing information prior to submitting the application.

This notice has been written to help you. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you need further clarification.

  1. Enquiry
    All International Students seeking admission to schools under J-PACT are to approach the respective school(s) to enquire about the registration procedures. Please note that admission procedures will differ across the different schools. For further assistance and enquiries pertaining to J-PACT, please contact us at: (65) 6363 0330 or email: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it

  2. Eligibility
    Eligible International Students and RS who wish to seek admission to Junior Colleges or Centralised Institutes in Singapore are eligible to apply for the Junior Colleges Principals Academy Certification Test (J-PACT) at the level appropriate for their age cohort, refer to the permissible age range by clicking here.

  3. Supporting Documents (compulsory) required for J-PACT Application

    • Application Form - Duly completed and acknowledged

    • One recent passport-sized photograph - Photograph must not be more than 6 months old

    • Test Fees

  4. Test Fees  (No refund of test fees for absence or withdrawal from the test)

    (Mode of Payment: Cash / Cheque / Bank Draft / Cashier’s Order in Singapore Dollars)

    • J-PACT – JC/MI Test:                       SGD 300.00
  5. Submission of J-PACT Application and Test Fees can be done By Post or In Person to:

    Principals Academy
    9 Woodlands Ave 9, Republic Polytechnic
    Singapore 738964

    Registration Hours:
    Monday – Friday: 10:00am to 12:00pm & 2:00pm to 5:00pm
    Saturdays - Sundays & Public Holidays: Closed

    • For application by POST:

      • We DO NOT accept concealed cash by post. Please DO NOT send test fees in cash payment by post.

      • Test fees shall be paid by cheque, bank draft or cashier’s order drawn on a Singapore bank in Singapore dollars. Any administration and processing fees arising from foreign currency exchange, overseas telegraphic transfer (TT) and any other remittance mode shall be borne by the Candidate.

      • Test fees can be made in cheque (crossed and made payable to “PAI”).

      • Candidate’s name and “Payment for J-PACT” shall be written on the back of cheque / bank draft / cashier’s order.

      • Compulsory documents required for PACT application as stated in item (3 and 4) shall be posted together. Please DO NOT send test fees in CASH payment by post.

      • Optional: Registered mail is recommended to ensure delivery. However, proof of posting is not to be taken as proof of delivery.

  6. Application form received after the closing date will NOT be processed.

  7. Applications will be accepted up to the closing registration date or when the upper limit is reached, whichever is earlier.

  8. Candidates are to ascertain that the “Level Applying” and “Date of Test” indicated is correct. NO alterations will be entertained after submission of the application.

  9. Strictly NO change or replacement of candidate allowed after submission of application.

  10. Candidates residing overseas are recommended to provide a local contact address and a contact person in Singapore. This is to ensure that the candidates are informed of any new updates from time to time. In the event a local contact address is unavailable, we will accept oversea mailing address – all courier charges will be borne by the candidate.

  11. The official receipt issued by Principals Academy will serve as the entry proof for the test. For verification purposes, all candidates sitting for the test should have the official receipt and their original passport on the actual test day. This is the only form of identification that will be accepted. The documents must be valid / not expired at registration and on the test day.

  12. J-PACT results are valid for 6 months. Candidates are not allowed to retake J-PACT within the same academic year.

  13. J-PACT results will be posted to the mailing address within 30 days from the date of test.

  14. J-PACT papers will remain the property of the Principals Academy and will not be released to any schools or candidates.

  15. J-PACT is a certification test for admission consideration and not a centralized posting exercise. The J-PACT results do not guarantee the candidate a place in any particular school.

  16. J-PACT participating schools have the right to conduct its own admission or streaming test in addition to the J-PACT.

  17. Admission exercise for JCs in Singapore takes places in November - January. Admission is for entering into Pre-University 1 level.

  18. Principals Academy reserves the rights to postpone or cancel a scheduled test due to unforeseen circumstances. In such an event, candidates may choose to request for a refund or apply for another test date.

Disclaimer: Principals Academy Inc. and any other party involved in creating, producing, or delivering J-PACT shall not be liable for any direct, indirect, consequential, incidental, special, punitive, or similar damages arising out of access to, use of, acceptance by, or interpretation of the results by any third party, or any errors or omissions in the content thereof.

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J-PACT Application Form


[Click here to download the J-PACT Registration Form] 

Please read the Application Procedures page before submitting your J-PACT Registration.

Application can be made in person or by post to:

Principals Academy
9 Woodlands Ave 9, Republic Polytechnic
Singapore 738964

J-PACT Registration Hours:

Monday – Friday: 10am to 12pm & 2pm to 5pm
Saturdays – Sundays & Public Holidays: Closed

Only fully completed application forms and the correct payment will be processed.

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Overseas Courier Service Rates


Courier Service Rates for Overseas Mailing




Zone A


*SGD 35.00

Zone B

Hong Kong, Indonesia, Macau, Philippines, South China (Fujian and Guangdong), South Korea, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam

*SGD 45.00

Zone C

Australia, Brunei, China (Excluding Fujian and Guangdong), India, New Zealand

*SGD 55.00

Zone D

Austria, Belgium, Canada, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Hungary, Ireland, Italy, Mexico, Netherlands, Norway, Poland, Portugal,Puerto Rico, Spain, Sri Lanka, Sweden, Switzerland, UK, USA

*SGD 75.00

Zone E

Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, Chile, Greece, Israel, Laos, Maldives, Malta, Nepal, Pakistan

*SGD 105.00

Zone F

Afghanistan, Argentina, Brazil, Colombia, Cyprus, Czech, Ecuador, Eygpt, Iraq, Jamaica, Jordan, Qatar, Saudi Arabia, Turkey, UAE, Uruguay

*SGD 110.00

Zone G

Bulgaria, Croatia, Congo, Iceland, Kenya, Libya, Mauritius, Mongolia, Morocco, Nigeria, Romania, Russia, South Africa, Ukraine

*SGD 115.00

Zone H


*SGD 55.00

*Prices shown are accurate at the time of publication, but are subjected to change at any time without prior notice.

The above rate includes 01 courier service of:

  1. Statement of Results

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