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Skillsfuture Korean Language Courses

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If you’re eager to acquire a new skill set that’s enriching and useful, consider enrolling in the Korean Language courses. The importance of learning Korean, particularly in Singapore, is growing due to increasing economic and cultural ties with Korea. Thankfully, the SkillsFuture course makes this endeavour more accessible than ever.

SkillsFuture is a national initiative designed to promote lifelong learning, and the SkillsFuture Language courses have extended this to cover a plethora of languages, including Korean. As a student, you’ll find various options for SkillsFuture-eligible Korean courses that align with your needs. The teachers in these courses are often highly qualified as they are native Korean speakers and bring passion and expertise to every lesson. Schools offer comprehensive course materials tailored for beginners, so you won’t miss out on the fundamental aspects of the language.

Moreover, the class schedule is flexible, catering to the busy lives of student learners. The course fees are competitive, often made even more affordable using SkillsFuture Credits. Don’t let financial constraints deter you; most students find the fees to be at the most competitive rate. What makes these classes more engaging is their practice-based approach. You’ll have fun while learning, whether it’s a group class or a more focused session. Depending on your needs, your course can cover anything from basic conversational practices to advanced business language.

Why Choose Korean Language SkillsFuture Courses?

SkillsFuture is a national movement in Singapore that offers a diverse range of approved skills-related courses and programmes, providing individuals with opportunities to acquire new knowledge, promote lifelong learning, and master language skills in order to remain competitive in today’s dynamic workforce. To qualify for this programme, you generally must be a Singapore Citizen aged 25 and above, with initial credits provided to offset course fees, offering a competitive rate for the experience.

Here are some benefits that you can get using Korean Language SkillsFuture:

  1. Financial Support: You can utilise SkillsFuture credits to offset course fees, making learning more affordable.
  2. Quality Assurance: SkillsFuture-endorsed courses ensure quality and relevance to current industry needs.
  3. Career Opportunities: Proficiency in Korean can open doors to job opportunities, especially in businesses related to Korea.

It’s a strategic move to invest in language skills, especially with the growing influence of Korean culture globally.

Individual & Group Korean Language Classes

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Learning Korean in Singapore as a complete beginner can be a frustrating and overwhelming process, to say the least. However, with the help of great teachers who know how to make lessons fun and engaging, it is possible to achieve fluency in the language!

Korean Explorer offers Korean Language classes in Singapore that cater to the preferences of each student. Students who prefer to practice their language skills with other students can do so in a comfortable group setting where everyone can learn together.

We offer both individual and group lessons that utilise effective learning methods to improve your Korean language skills:

  • Work with a native speaker and practise the language by learning Korean songs, reading Korean newspapers and magazines, and role-playing.
  • The use of conversational textbooks, study notes and journals to complement your learning and help you master the art of speaking Korean fluently.
  • Live streaming Korean Classes via Zoom so that you can improve your Korean proficiency with our native teachers without travelling to our campus.
  • The school syllabus is accredited by Seoul National University in South Korea and aligns with the TOPIK (Test of Proficiency in Korea) international standard.
  • Students can choose their Physical or Online course schedule below, and the venue will be at our City or Jurong training centre.
  • Our Korean Courses are eligible for SkillsFuture Credits support on the full course fee, check out below for more.

Beginner 01 Group Korean Class 10 sessions over 10 weeks ~ City Campus 137 Cecil Street

BatchStart DateEnd DateFrequencyPhysical FeeOnline Fee
KEB1-2811-Am28 Nov28 DecEvery Tue & Thu 10am-12pm$450$450
KEB1-2811-Eve*28 Nov06 FebEvery Tue 7pm-9pm$450$450
KEB1-0212-Sat*02 Dec24 FebEvery Sat 3pm-5pm
No Class on 23/12 & 30/12
& 10/2
KEB1-1612-Sat16 Dec24 FebEvery Sat 1pm-3pm$450$450
KEB1-2012-Eve20 Dec21 FebEvery Wed 7pm-9pm$450$450
KEB1-2312-Sat*23 Dec02 MarEvery Sat 1pm-3pm$450$450
KEB1-2712-Eve*27 Dec28 FebEvery Wed 7pm-9pm$450$450
KEB1-0301-Am03 Jan05 FebEvery Mon & Wed
KEB1-0601-Sat06 Jan16 MarEvery Sat 3.30pm-5.30pm$450$450
KEB1-2401-Eve24 Jan27 MarEvery Wed 7pm-9pm$450$450

Beginner 01 Group Korean Class 10 sessions over 10 weeks ~ Jurong Campus 135 Jurong Gateway Road

KEJB1-0312 Sun*03 Dec25 FebEvery Sun 3.30-5.30pm $450$450Junkyu
KEJB1-0701 Sun07 Jan17 MarEvery Sun 1.30-3.30pm$450$450Junkyu
KEJB1-1401 Sun*14 Jan24 MarEvery Sun 3.30-5.30pm $450$450

Beginner 02 Group Korean Class 10 sessions over 10 weeks ~ City Campus 137 Cecil Street

City Campus137 Cecil Street10 Sessions of 2hrs ea
KEB2-251125 Nov27 JanEvery Sat 3-5pm$450$450Junkyu
KEB2-060106 Jan16 MarEvery Tue 7pm-9pm$450$450Sang Young
KEB2-130113 Jan23 MarEvery Sat 11am-1pm$450$450Junkyu
Jurong Campus
JKEB2-051105 Nov28 JanEvery Sun 7.30-9.30pm$450$450Junkyu
JKEB2-1211*12 Nov04 FebEvery Sun 7.30-9.30pm$450$450

Elementary Group Korean Class 10 sessions over 10 weeks ~ City Campus 137 Cecil Street

BatchStartEndFrequencyPhysical LessonOnline Lesson
City Campus.DateDate10 Sessions 2hrs eachFeeFee
KEE1-0901-Eve09 Jan19 MarEvery Tue 7pm-9pm$450$450
KEE1-1601-Eve*16 Jan26 MarEvery Tue 7pm-9pm$450$450


How to Use Your SkillsFuture Credits on Korean Explorer?

To use your SkillsFuture Credits for courses, such as a Korean Language course, follow these step-by-step procedures:

Eligibility Check

Ensure you are eligible for SkillsFuture Credits. Typically, you must be a Singaporean Citizen and 25 years old and above (eligible to claim under SSG registered name “Learning Explorer Language Centre PL” UEN: 201619499C).

Course Selection

Check the Korean courses available on Korean Explorer to choose the course you want to take and make sure that the course is eligible for SkillsFuture Credits.

Account Login

Visit the SkillsFuture Credit portal and log in with Singpass to access your account.

Check Credit Balance

After logging in, your SkillsFuture Credit balance will be displayed. Ensure you have enough credits to cover the course fees or the portion you intend to offset.

Course Details

In the portal, find the course you wish to enrol in. You’ll need to input details like the course start date, the training provider, and the course fees.

Claim Submission

After successfully enrolling for your chosen course, you can submit a claim for SkillFuture Credit — check out How do I submit a claim for SkillsFuture Credit? for detailed steps in submitting a claim. Take note of any additional documentation you may need to provide. 

Review and Confirm

Review all the information for accuracy. Confirm your submission.


Upon successful submission, you’ll receive an acknowledgement via email or SMS. This confirms that the credits will be utilised for the selected course.


SkillsFuture Credits will be disbursed directly to the course provider. If the course fees exceed your available credits, you’ll have to pay the balance separately as instructed by the provider.

Course Commencement

Once the claim is approved and the fees are sorted, attend your course as per the class schedule.

Completion and Certification

After successfully completing the course, you may receive a certificate or other forms of recognition, depending on the course and the school.

By following these steps, you can effectively utilise your credits to offset the course fee of your chosen Korean Language course at Korean Explorer and save money while learning!

How much SkillsFuture Credit do I have?

SkillsFuture Credit:

  • Eligibility: All Singaporeans aged 25 and above.
  • Credit Amount: $500 opening credit.
  • Usage: Claimable for all courses.
  • Expiry: Does not expire.

SkillsFuture Credit Top-up:

  • Eligibility: All Singaporeans aged 25 and above by 31 Dec 2020.
  • Credit Amount: One-time $500 credit top-up.
  • Usage: Claimable for all courses.
  • Expiry: Expires on 31 Dec 2025.

Additional SkillsFuture Credit (Mid-Career Support):

  • Eligibility: For Singapore citizens aged 40 to 60 by 31 Dec 2020.
  • Credit Amount: Additional one-off special $500 credit.
  • Usage: Claimable for SkillsFuture Career Transition Programme and other selected courses
  • Expiry: Expires on 31 Dec 2025.

To check your current SkillsFuture Credit balance, you’ll need to:

  • Visit the official SkillsFuture Credit portal.
  • Log in to your SkillsFuture account using your Singpass credentials, scan the QR code or use a password.
  • Once logged in, go to “E-Services” and click “Check and Claim SkillsFuture Credit.” Your available credit balance will be displayed on the dashboard.


Following tried-and-tested teaching and learning methods, the lessons begin by teaching students how to recognise and pronounce the alphabet, followed by how to combine different letter combinations to create sounds and words. Our teachers will also take into account your individual learning style and pace.

Physical Korean course or online Korean course fee @ $450 per student for 10 lessons (2 hours each) to be completed in 10 weeks.

The course materials ($50 per student) includes: Korean course book + e-workbook + audio files + online support + recorded Korean class videos.

There will also be a one-time registration fee of $50 per student.

  • The syllabus is accredited by Seoul National University (SNU Top Uni in Korea) and aligned with TOPIK international standards.
  • Our native Korean teachers are trained and certified to teach Korean as a foreign language.
  • Our school’s main branch is located @ 137 Cecil Street, #07-04 (in-between Raffles Place, Tanjong Pagar & Telok Ayer MRT Station)
  • Our Jurong East branch is located @ 135 Jurong Gateway Road, Level 4 (next to Jurong East MRT)
  • Small Group Class size to maximise quality learning and maintain an excellent student-teacher ratio.
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