Nanyang Technological University

Special Term for Returning NSmen

1. Schedule of Special Term AY2016-17

​Special Terms (Optional)​From​To​Duration
SPECIAL TERM I 8 May 2017 16 Jun 2017 6 weeks
Teaching Weeks 8 May 2017​9 Jun 2017​5 weeks
Revision & Examination 12 Jun 2017 16 Jun 2017 1 week
SPECIAL TERM II 19 Jun 2017 28 Jul 2017 6 weeks
Teaching Weeks19 Jun 201721 Jul 2017​​5 weeks
Revision & Examination 24 Jul 2017 28 Jul 2017 1 week


2. List of Courses Offered & Course Content

Please note that the courses offered are subject to changes.

3. How to Register Your Courses

a. Matriculate online and click ‘Course Registration for Special Term’.

The courses that are offered to you for both Special Terms I and II will be displayed.

b. Select the index number and class timetable of the courses that you intend to read. Check the box against the courses selected.

You may take up to 2 courses per special term and up to 4 courses for the 2 special terms combined.

You will not be able to submit your selection if there is a clash in the class or examination timetables of the courses selected. Please refer to the examination timetables before you select your courses.

Please note the following timeline:

Wednesday, 22 March 2017 to Sunday, 26 March 2017
(System is available from 10am to 10pm)

-  During this period, you may submit your selection or amend the courses that you have submitted.  All submitted courses will be placed on waiting list.

-  Each time you amend your submission, an acknowledgement page detailing the latest list of courses that you have placed on waiting list will be given.

-  You will be allocated the courses based on the availability.

Monday, 3 April 2017 (10am)The outcome for course allocation will be released.

Monday, 3 April 2017 to Friday, 7 April 2017
(System is available from 10am to 10pm)

​Please click here to check the courses that have been allocated for you and to confirm that you accept them, as well as to make payment.

Note: Courses will only be registered officially after you have indicated your acceptance of the courses and made payment.  Several payments options are available at the 'Acknowledgement of Courses and Fee Payment' page.

*There is no de-registration of courses and no refund will be given as the course placement has been reserved for you.


4. Special Term Fees

The special term fees will be based on the year students first accepted a place in the University.  For more details on tuition fees, please refer to website.

5. Enquiries

​For Enquiries on:​Contact ​
​Course Payment One Stop@SAC ​6592 3623/24/25
​Tuition Fee Billing and GIRO ApplicationNSS-Finance​6790 5060
Financial Schemes​CPF Education Scheme
Tuition Fee Loan
Study Loan
Mendaki Tertiary Fee Subsidy
Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA)
Scholarship / Sponsorship
​6790 4619
6790 5140
6790 4619
6790 5140
6790 4619
6790 5140
6790 5060
Programme CurriculumCourse Registration Advisors


6.  Grade Point Average (GPA) Grading System

Click here for more details on grading system, Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory (S/U) Option and Freshmen Year GPA Exemption.

7.  Minor Programmes

The electives offered in the special terms may also be courses in a minor programme. Please click here for the minor programmes offered and the curricular requirements.

For information on NTU's academic structure for its undergraduate programme, please click Academic Unit System.

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