The course offers structural programmes for children between age groups of 4 to 6 years and 7 to 12 years. To ensure the highest quality in teaching course instructors will be trained by the Corporate Office in Chennai by experts in the field. The course involves a minimum of 15 to 20 minutes of practice at home everyday. Before the end of every level term an examination is held for assessment. Certificate will be issued on completion of every term/level.

  • The children will first be taught simple addition and subtraction on the Chinese tool- the abacus.
  • They will then move on to larger numbers.
  • After constant practice in a structured manner on the abacus, the beads are formed in the mind and the children can start calculating mentally. This process is called "imagery" or "visualization" and is a "right brain function".
  • The children then go on to learn multiplication, division, and decimals.
  • At the end of the course, the children apart from being extremely proficient in all 4 basic operations, also exhibit remarkable increase in brain development.

  • There are 6 levels
  • Each level is for 3 months
  • Weekly one class will be held for 2 hours each.

Any Child between 4 and 12 years of age can join the programme.There are 2 types of programmes. Both the programmes are for 6 levels of 3 months each.

Elementary  -   4 to 6 years
Regular        -   7 to 12 years

Examinations will be conducted at the end of each level/term to asses the child's capacity to take up the next level / term. This apart, in order to bring a competitive spirit among children, a national competition will be conducted by the Corporate Office in Chennai which will be open for all students of the IPA course. Dignitaries from Malaysian office will also participate.


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