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Get Into The Best Colleges With Us!

Founded in 2006 by MBA alumni and graduates from top universities around the world, Prep Zone Academy™ is Singapore’s most acclaimed Test Preparation and Admissions Consultation Centre.

Every year, our admissions consultants work with hundreds of students on their admissions process. Prep Zone Academy’s very own college admissions team comprises of MBA, JD and Ivy scholars. We offer a comprehensive set of college consulting services, such as:

  • Profile evaluation & improvement
  • Schools shortlisting
  • Essay editing
  • Interview coaching

The road to your dream university can be long and rough – but with us, it doesn’t have to be. Register for a consultation with us today – 100% free, no commitment required!

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Profile Optimization & College Shortlisting

Having seen hundreds of applicants over the years, we can suggest ways to improve your profile to become more competitive for your reach schools.

College Application Timeline Management

There are a lot of moving components to a university application – deadlines and exceptions that can be easy to overlook. Your consultant will help make up a timeline to keep you on track and make sure nothing gets missed.

Personal Statement & Essay Editing

Our consultants understand the importance of taking a light touch to make sure your statements are authentically you, while providing unlimited guidance from brainstorming to proofreading to make sure you’re presenting the best version of yourself.

Interview Preparation Guide

Admissions consulting clients will benefit from our bank of thousands of real past interview questions, unlimited interview prep sessions, and (for medical applicants) complimentary access to our MMI simulations offered November – March.

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Which college should you go to?

Navigating through the college applications – even choosing where to start –  can be daunting. Do you want a brand name school in a big city? Or are you looking for a test-optional liberal arts college? Which programs offer double majors or double degrees for students interested in biology and painting?

Whatever your preference, our admissions consultants can help. We get to know you and your needs. We customize timelines for your schedule, create school lists, edit essays, and more to maximize your chances of acceptance at places you want to go. One free consultation per student – book it early so you have more time to prepare!

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Testimonials

It was a very enjoyable and helpful process as my consultant was always there to answer any queries I had regarding the entire process as well as work well with me to set up a schedule so that I would remain on task throughout the duration and get practice to improve myself throughout. The advise and feedback provided was very detailed and played a huge part in allowing me to learn from my mistakes and improve to end up acing the admission process.”

D. S.

University of Leicester, Medicine
I came across Prep Zone by crawling through the internet. Although I only started using them a little later in the cycle, Nirali was constantly in contact with my family, really showing Prep Zone's enthusiastic and determined approach. The consultants were fantastic in helping me with my US essays; the feedback was always on time and very detailed. Furthermore, my mock interview practice with the consultants was invaluable for my UK medical interviews. Overall, I had a great experience with Prep Zone's professionalism and would highly recommend any applicants world wide to use their services.”

R. A.

University of Pennsylvania, Biomed and Imperial College London, Medicine
“I felt that my consultant really helped with navigated me throughout my application process. This included brainstorming ideas on what to write my essays and supplements on and how to format my application to make it better. I think that my consultants did help me land my admission offer, not only through editing my application and helping my essays be ten times better than what I originally had, but also by doing practice interviews and giving me extremely helpful feedback. Overall, working with my consultants taught me how to write better essays, talk more confidently and clearly and also made me learn more about myself from writing my Common App and Personal Statement!”

K. Z.

Yale-NUS
“I found the consultants incredibly helpful throughout the whole college process from helping with essay writing to college selection to interview practice to editing my cover letters for internship applications, just to name a few. I got into my top choice college - all thanks to Simonas and everyone else in the team - truly grateful.”

A. D.

University of Chicago, Economics
“I met with Simonas in my final year of high school initially to decide on what schools to apply to as well as to have someone look over my essays. Not only did Simonas provide the guidance to make navigating the application process simple, but he was able to encourage me to stay on top of things along the way. Having a counsellor also gave me a place to ask questions, and he answered all of them more than adequately. During the essay writing process I had lost motivation and wasn’t meeting my deadlines with Simonas. He repeatedly made contact via email with more information to encourage me to submit, even if my drafts were subpar. The feedback on those essays allowed me to fine tune them to the level needed and resulted in my acceptance to Cornell.”

M. L.

Cornell
“I feel that the support given to me not only when considering which universities to apply to but also the help with my Personal Statement was valuable, especially since I was applying for a joint degree which required very a very specific and nuanced statement.”

K. K.

KK, LSE, Anthropology and Law

Get Into Top Universities With Us

With a team of experienced consultants who are graduates from top universities around the world and an impressive track record, Prep Zone Academy is the perfect choice for aspiring students who want to secure their placement at top universities in the US and UK.

We can help you with:

  • Profile evaluation
  • Application management
  • Schools shortlisting
  • Essay editing
  • Interview coaching

Sign-up for a 100% free consultation today and kickstart your journey to the world's most desirable colleges. Simply fill in the following form and we will get in touch shortly to schedule a suitable appointment.

For any urgent inquiries, call our hotline at +65 6812 9999.

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