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Singapore has various different cultural backgrounds to celebrate. The government encourages citizens to learn a variety of their national languages in order to engage in the culturally rich background of the country. As you study in this diverse country, it becomes essential to invest some time into learning the national languages.

Singapore has four official languages, and Malay is one of them. In all educational institutes, studying Malay is essential for all students in Singapore. Not only does being proficient in the Malay language help students with their academic course of study, but it also aids their communication skills whilst living in Singapore. If students are bilingual or multilingual, it is easier for them to perform better on job interviews or university applications in the future.

Since a majority of students in Singapore struggle with the Malay language, Malay tuition is becoming rather popular amongst the student community. These tuition can serve as a great way to engage with the national language and prepare for your exams effectively.

Why do you need Malay Tuition

In Singapore, apart from studying English in primary school, students will be required to learn a second language which emphasis on the writing, reading, listening and speaking skills. As Singapore is a multi-racial country, English is the common language that most of the people use for communication in our daily lives.

Thus, many of us are beginning to use lesser and lesser of our mother tongue languages. Unlike Mathematics where it is often associates with formulae and concepts, language requires consistent practice for one to master and excel. Therefore, in order to excel in Malay language, it needs efforts to practice it frequently with proper guidance given.

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How much do Malay tutors charge?
The average hourly fees for Malay tuition ranges from $15 per hour to $90 per hour, depending on the tutor's credentials, experience and the level to teach.

 

Tuition Rates
Per Hour

Part-Time
tutors 1

Full-Time
tutors

Ex/Current
Teachers

Pre-School

$15 - $25

$25 - $40

$40 - $50

Primary / PYP

$20 - $30

$30 - $40

$50 - $70

Secondary / MYP

$25 - $40

$40 - $50

$60 - $90

JC / IB DP

$40 - $60

$60 - $80

$90 - $130

Degree & Diploma

$50 - $60

$60 - $80

$90 - $120

Music / Piano 2

$30 - $40

$50 - $60

$60 - $70

Adult Language 3

$40 - $50

$50 - $60

$70 - $80


1. Includes students in polytechnics, universities and graduates tutoring part-time.
2. Either 45 min or 1 hour lessons. See our music page for details.
3. Language proficiency range from basic to advanced so rates will be quoted upon knowing each learner's needs.
4. For Special Needs education, rates are higher due to specific training and certifications which tutors need to have.

Challenges Faced by Students

Almost all students in Singapore face a variety of languages when they first interact with the Malay language. One of the most basic concerns of students is their limited and weak understanding of Malay grammar, especially since schoolteachers expect students to already know grammar rules when they step into the classroom. Apart from grammar, developing a strong and wide range of vocabulary in Malay is also rather difficult for students.

For oral communication and viva, it is important for students to pronounce each word of the Malay language properly. This is something that most students struggle with, especially since their traditional teachers only focus on the writing aspect of Malay. Even if students have a clear understanding of what they need to write as a response to a question on the exam, they find it difficult to put their thoughts into correct words of the Malay language.

If students do not have a thorough understanding of the language, it becomes difficult for them to interpret the questions on their exam paper. Especially in the comprehension part where students are required to read a passage and answer subsequent questions, it is difficult for them to comprehend what the question demands.

When writing long essays, students tend to face the challenge of not having enough examples to use to make a valid point. This means that students struggle with their lack of knowledge regarding Malay literature, proverbs, or the common usage of the language.

If students struggle to understand the Malay language, they are typically unable to complete the entire exam within the allotted time. This is due to poor understanding, difficulty in comprehension, and lack of effective examination strategies.

Private Malay tuition can help your child in many ways!

1. Familiar with PSLE, O level to A levels: Choose from our outstanding database of qualified malay tuition teachers. Our private home tutors are extremely familiar with the syllabus and exam questions to prepare your child for any exam.

2. Improve interest in mother tongue: Experienced malay tutors can motivate your child in speaking the language by telling them stories that pique their interest.

3. Resources for Malay: Good malay tuition teachers share tips on how to learn malay in an easier way and provide materials that are relevant to the current syllabus.

4. Choose your own day and time: Malay home tuition is more flexible than say, tuition centres or enrichment centres. Modern day students are often busy with CCAs, performances, enrichment classes etc, so it is tough at times just to find a time to have lesson.

5. Customised lesson plans: A good malay tutor Singapore can identify weak topics and craft a structured lesson outline to tackle these areas.

6. Commuting is a pain!: A home tutor travels to your home and brings the books and notes to you, which reduces time wasted in commuting and your child can spend time on other important things.

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Proliferation of the Malay Language

In schools, Malay students are only given no more than two hours daily to learn Malay language. Within such a short timing, the teacher might not be able to focus and provide the needed attention to each of the students in the class. When in doubt, some of the students might be too shy to ask questions in front of the class. Mere instruction from the textbook is insufficient for engaging the students and provide the answers to their queries. Furthermore, not all the Malay families converse in Malay at home. The lack of practice in speaking will further affect the performance of the student.

Besides students, adults are also seen to enrich their learning of the Malay language either for own interest or for those where Malay language is required as a form of communication for overseas business trips in countries like Malaysia, Brunei and Indonesia.

Benefits of Malay Tuition

When students invest their time in Malay tuition, they can overcome all of the challenges outlined above. Apart from that, here are a few more benefits of engaging in Malay tuition:

1. Addressing your Weaknesses

If you do not speak Malay at home, it can become difficult to grasp the concepts of grammar and develop an extensive set of vocabulary. In many cases, students are unsure why they are not able to score a good grade in Malay. With Malay tuition, the teachers will be able to help students locate their weaknesses and work on them effectively. Since Malay tutors are highly experienced and have worked with students of all curriculums, it is easy for them to pinpoint the weaknesses of their students and develop lesson plans accordingly.

2. Personalized Lesson Plans

Many students find it difficult to keep up with the fast pace of study at their school. With Malay tuition, students can learn all the concepts of Malay with no peer pressure and stress. Each lesson plan is carefully designed to cater to the needs of the individual student, taking into consideration their past performance on examinations and a thorough analysis of their strengths and weaknesses.

3. Exam Practice

Scoring well on examinations is what every student wants. With Malay tuition, students can have access to additional practice materials and exam tips which will help them revise efficiently. The more practice questions that a student solves via Malay tuition, the better they are able to perform on their final examinations.

4. Engaged Learning of Malay

Students should be able to learn Malay not only for their examinations, but also to engage in the language and use it for proficient communication in the future. With Malay tuition, students can learn to express their thoughts and feelings properly in the language without making any errors. By helping students engage with the language practically, Malay tuition can help students develop a genuine interest in learning the language.

5. Expert Advice on Future Educational Opportunities

Since Malay tutors have experience with many different students, they will be able to provide expert advice on educational opportunities. This motivates students to perform better on their examinations since they can develop a clear career pathway that helps them achieve all of their professional goals in the future.

Educational Levels and Topics

Every level of schooling has a different requirement for students. For preschool students, Malay tuition can help them learn the alphabets and phonics which aids in developing a strong foundation for the language. This can contribute towards future learning since having a strong foundational base makes grasping difficult concepts much easier for students.

In primary school, students can engage in Malay tuition to learn to write impressive essays, use the language properly, and learn to answer reading comprehensions. More stress is given on grammar and vocabulary for preschool Malay students as well.

In secondary school, learning becomes more advance as skills such as functional writing, oral communication, and listening comprehension are fundamental. Malay tuition can help with each of these aspects of learning the language.

Once students reach junior college, Malay tuition can further help them with essay and expressive writing, text analysis, and summary writing in Malay. For IGCSE students, Malay tuition can aid students with their exam preparation by developing importance skills such as directed reading and writing, structured writing, and becoming proficient in oral communication.

For IBDP students, Malay tuition can polish all of the skills learnt in previous school years including writing, reading, listening, and oral communication. Malay tuition is important at this age since it paves the pathway for future university and job prospects.

Skills Taught by Malay Tutors

Malay tuition will be able to cater to the needs of each individual student. With personalized lesson plans to address the weaknesses of the student, Malay tuition can help develop strong speaking and writing skills. For verbal communication, Malay tuition can help students learn the correct pronunciation and articulation of vocabulary.

Since exams require students to respond to a variety of questions, Malay tuition can help students develop the skill of responding to both written and visual content effectively. If the exam requires you to write detailed essays, Malay tuition will help you practice organizing your ideas into the essay structure. For questions that include summary writing, Malay tuition can help students identify the key points from a given text and organize their summary points before they begin writing.

In order to score well on exams or engage in verbal communication, it is essential for students to have a grasp on Malay vocabulary. With Malay tuition, students can learn new words with their meanings, and eventually learn to practically apply those words in various situations. This applies to the use of proper grammar and spelling as well.

The best part about Malay tuition is that it can help students develop the skill of answering exam questions effectively. From interpreting the question correctly to having a wide range of answering techniques on their fingertips, Malay tuition will be able to guide students towards exam strategies that help them score well in the future.

Important Qualities to Look for in Malay Tutors

When choosing a Malay tutor, here are a few things that you should keep in mind:

1. Teacher Qualifications

MOE and NIE trained teachers are the most qualified tutors that you can find in Singapore. If your tutor is not trained, you can consider their teaching experience and their own grades in Malay examinations in the past.

2. Knowledge of Course Content

Depending upon your specific level of education, it is important to have a teacher with a thorough understanding of your course content. IGCSE syllabus can vary from the JC syllabus, and it is essential to have a teacher who knows your exam format and updated syllabus content.

3. Past Experience with Students

Not every qualified teacher will be suitable for you. When choosing a Malay tutor, remember to consider their past experience with teaching students in the same educational level as you.

4. Availability of Learning Material

Ideally, your Malay tuition teacher should have a wide array of learning and practice material to provide to their students. This can include mind maps for complicated concepts, their own notes, and practice questions or papers.

Why do you choose Tutor City for Malay Tuition

The best way to learn and improve Malay language is to engage a private Malay language tutor. The benefits of getting a Malay home tuition is far more than what the conventional classroom setting can provide.

At Tutor city, we provide experienced Malay language home tutors who will access the students’ strengths and weaknesses and will adjust their teaching methods according to the students’ style of learning. At the comfort of your home, our Malay language tutor is flexible to accommodate to your preferred day and time for each of the tuition lessons.

Our highly dedicated Malay language tutors will spend quality time coaching the students in all the skills needed in Malay language by using different approach to motivate them. With this 1-to-1 attention given to the student, the tutor will be able to clarify doubts, correct mistakes , revise and practice to enable them to improve in their skills. You will have no worries in getting a Malay language home tutor with Tutor City as our Malay language tutors are positive and encouraging to ensure that the learning journey is an enjoyable one.

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Visit our Search Tutors or Request a Tutor page, or call 90672547. You can also send an email to info@tutorcity.sg.
Go to our Search Tutor page and shortlist the tutors you want to hire. Our form filter allows you to specify the tutor attributes so you can choose the most suitable ones. Once you are ready, click on 'Submit Shortlist' and complete the form. We will contact the shortlisted tutors and advise you on which ones are available.
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No. You may terminate the tuition at any time if you are dissatisfied with the tutor’s services. You only need to pay for the lessons taught. If you decide to terminate the tuition, please inform us as we gather feedback on our tutors regularly to provide you with the best service.
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