The YMCA Learning Centre (YLC) is an initiative under the YMCA of Singapore’s Education Division.
The Education Division is no stranger to Singapore’s education industry as it has set its foot in the local education scene since 1913.
YLC was registered with Ministry of Education on 23 June 2014. We use innovative learning strategies in our enrichment programmes to help students to learn and handle their examinations. We adhere to the latest MOE syllabus in our tuition programmes to coach our students to prepare them for their tests and examinations in school.
YLC only engages qualified trainers in a bid to ensure our quality assurance commitment to our students.
The Learning Lab develops and delivers premier enrichment programs in English, Chinese, Math and the Sciences at the preschool, primary, secondary and pre-tertiary levels.
At The Learning Lab, we take pride in nurturing a lifelong love for learning in our students. We take each child on an exciting learning journey by providing compelling, interactive and thought-provoking lessons.
We want our students to challenge their assumptions, to learn beyond traditional curricular boundaries and to develop a sense of curiosity in life.
We aim to raise students to be capable of independent, self-motivated learning – to be lifelong learners.
Visit our website at www.thelearninglab.com.sg
Find us at:
United Square Level 3
101 Thomson Road
UE Square Level 3
81 Clemenceau Avenue
Mountbatten Square Level 1
229 Mountbatten Road
Bedok Point Level 4
799 New Upper Changi Road
NTUC Income Tampines Point Level 3
2 Tampines Central 6
Rochester Mall Level 2
35 Rochester Drive
HomeTeamNS Bukit Batok
Clubhouse Level 2
2 Bukit Batok West Avenue 7
Westgate Level 4
3 Gateway Drive
The Keys Academy is an innovative academic and enrichment hub for Asia’s next generation of leaders, established with renowned Advisory Board members from prestigious universities, accomplished educators from both Singapore and abroad, as well as partners from cutting-edge organizations.
The Keys Academy was founded to equip students to be adaptive leaders in a dynamic future constantly disrupted by technology and globalization. The Keys Academy provides rigorous tuition and enrichment in STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) that instill entrepreneurship, leadership, and communication in students.
Driven by a dedication and commitment to student success, The Keys Academy endeavors to help students cultivate and develop a complete repertoire of academic skills and core competencies essential for academic excellence, competitive university admission and world-class professional collaboration in the 21st century.
Our classes provide a rigorous complement to in-school classes in Math, English and Science to help students achieve beyond the intense academic demands of national exams like PSLE, O-Level and A-Levels
The curriculum of each course is carefully prepared and updated by senior educators from the Ministry of Education, as well as the best schools and universities in Singapore; and abroad. All our lecturers are armed with outstanding academic achievements of their own. The learning environment we create is designed to motivate students to achieve their personal best through stimulating, engaging and interactive teaching strategies.
Math, English, Science
Math, A.Math, E.Math, English, English Literature, General Science, Chemistry, Physics, Biology and Social Science
- Junior College (JC)
Math, General Paper, Chemistry, Physics and Biology
Our enrichment courses are designed by renowned experts in the fields of leadership, entrepreneurship, communication and technology.
Why our courses are unique?
- We follow a multi-disciplinary learning program with certificate courses
- We frame the curriculum in terms of skills and challenges
- Our courses are linked to real-life with case studies and guest lecturers
- Based on our signature inquiry-based education methodology:
R-elevant, E-xperiential, A-uthentic and L-earner-centered.
The CEO Track offers classes in Business, Leadership and Communication. Based on the principles of Harvard Business School professor Ranjay Gulati, Advisor of The Keys Academy, our CEO Track introduces primary school students to the basics of business and continues to build this skill progressively from primary to tertiary level.
Tech Star Track
The Tech Star Track offers classes in Coding, Robotics and 3D Printing for different age group and levels. Based on the principles of our advisor Roger Kassebaum, winner of the US Presidential award for best STEM teachers, we have constructed courses that give students the basics in computational thinking.
The Debater Track offers classes in Critical Thinking, Persuasion and, Writing. The track will prepare students to analyse and think critically about other people's arguments, and present their own point of view both verbally and in writing. Students will learn to write persuasively and support their argument with well-sourced and reliable evidence.
College Admissions Offerings
Our College Admissions team works with students on identifying the best universities from around the world, creating the most competitive application to ensure the highest chance of success. Our team has nearly two decades of experience assisting students in achieving their higher education goals.
- Oxford and Cambridge
- Boarding School
- Pre-College Preparation
The Keys Academy also offers test preparation using our proprietary Keys EdgeTM methodology, emphasizing exam awareness, adaptive test-taking strategies and performance reviews in order to achieve the best results.
- New SAT
- SAT II
- LNAT (UK Law)
- TSA (Oxford, Cambridge, Kings)
- SSAT (US Boarding School)
331 North Bridge Road
Odeon Towers, Level 2