All Other International Qualifications

Qualifications Minimum Requirement to Apply NTU Entrance Examination
​Albania Certificate of Maturity ​9 out of 10 in each subject in Certificate of Maturity. ​Required*
​Austria Matura Reifeprüfungszeugnis/Maturazeugnis with an overall average score of 1.5 or better and 1.0 in relevant subjects. ​Not Required
Bangladesh Higher Secondary Certificate An overall GPA of at least 4.0 in Higher Secondary Certificate Exam. Required*
​Belarus Certificate of Secondary Education ​Scores of 8 and 9 in all subjects in Certificate of Secondary Education. ​Required*
​Belgium Diploma van Hoger Secundair Onderwijs / Certificat d'Enseignement Secondaire Supérieur / Abschlusszeugnis der Oberstufe des Sekundarunterrichts ​An overall average score of at least 85%. ​Not Required
​Brazil Certificado de Ensino Medio ​Scores of 8 and 9 in all subjects in Certificate of Secondary Education. ​Required*
​Bulgaria Diploma Za Zavurcheno Sredno Obrazovanie (Diploma of Completed Secondary Education) ​An overall score of at least 5.75. ​Not Required
Cameroon GCE Advanced Level Score of 'A' in at least 4 Advanced Level subjects taken in the same sitting.  Not Required
Caribbean Advanced Proficiency Exam (Cape) CAPE Diploma with grade 1 in 3 subjects at 2-Unit courses. Not Required
​Colombia Bachiller Academico ​At least 95% in each subject in ICFES Exam.  ​Required*
​Croatia Maturatna Svejdodzba ​An overall score of 5.0 and scores of 5.0 for relevant individual subjects. ​Not Required
​Czech Maturitni Zkouška/ Maturita ​An overall average score of 1 (vyborny). ​Not Required
​Danish Studentereksamen/ Højere Forberedelseseksamen ​An overall score of at least 10 and scores of 12 in relevant Level A subjects. ​Not Required
Ecuadorian High School Certificate Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. Required*
Egypt STEM Diploma
Good CGPA/marks in STEM Diploma
AND
A combination score of 4 and 5 in 3 or more Advanced Placement Tests from CollegeBoard.  AP Calculus BC is compulsory for application to Engineering and most of the Science programmes. The AP subjects should be chosen based on the subject prerequisites of the programmes applying for.
Note: AP refers to AP Exam scores obtained under CollegeBoard.  Visit https://www.collegeboard.org/ for details on AP Exams.
Not Required
​Egypt Thanaweya A'ama  / Al-Azhar General Secondary School Certificate ​Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. ​Required*
Estonian High School Certificate Scores of 5 in majority of the subjects, especially those relevant subjects to the programmes applying, in High School Final Exam and average score of at least 88% in State Exam.  Not Required.
​Ethiopian University Entrance Exam Certificate ​An overall average of at least 95%. ​​Required*
​Fiji Year 12 Certificate Examination ​An overall average of at least 95%. ​​Required*
Finland Certificate of the Matriculation Exam (ylioppilaskirjoitukset/ studentexamen) A combination of grade 6 (Eximia cum laude approbatur) and 7 (Laudatur) in at least 5 subjects in Ylioppilaskirjoitukset/ studentexamen. Not Required
German Abitur An overall grade of between 1.0 and 2.0 with points between 12 and 15 in individual subjects. Not Required
​Greek  Apolytirion of Lykeio ​Obtained an overall score of at least 18 in the Apolytirion and at least 18 in three relevant Pan-Hellenic examination subjects or two relevant GCE A-Level subjects at grade AA. ​Not Required
High School Certificate (Azerbaijan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan) Scores of 4 and 5 in all subjects in Certificate of Secondary Education.  Students with more 5s will have a more comparative advantage. Required*
High School Certificate (Macau) Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. Required*
High School Certificate (Russia) Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. Required*
High School Certificate (Saudi Arabia) Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. Required*
High School Certificate (Ukraine) Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. Required*
High School Diploma with AP (Advanced Placement)
(for Diploma not accredited by the accreditation agencies listed here)

Good CGPA/marks in the High School Diploma 
AND
A combination score of 4 and 5 in 3 or more Advanced Placement Tests from CollegeBoard. AP Calculus BC is compulsory for application to Engineering and most of the Sciences programmes. The AP subjects should be chosen based on the subject prerequisites of the programmes applying for.

Note: AP refers to AP Exam scores obtained under CollegeBoard. 
​Not Required
​Hungarian Matura (Erettsegi) ​Score of 4 and 5, with 3 relevant subjects taken at Advanced/Higher Level with score of 5. ​Not Required
Iran High School DiplomaPeeshdaneshgahe (Pre-University Certificate)/Certificate of Completion of Public Education and Konkur (University Entrance Examination) with overall GPA of at least 18 out of 20. Not Required
​Irish Leaving Certificate ​A1/H1 in 4 subjects taken at Higher Level. ​​Not Required
​Italy Diploma Di Esame Di Stato ​At least 90% in the overall score of Diploma Di Esame Di Stato. ​Not Required
​​Japan Upper Secondary School Leaving Certificate ​At least 4.5 in Upper Secondary School graduation examination and meet English Language requirements stated below. Required*
​Kazakhstan NIS Grade 12 Certificate ​Score of A in all subjects taken at NIS Grade 12 Certificate exam.​Not Required
Kenya Certificate of Secondary EducationScore of A in all subjects.Required*
Kuwait General Secondary School CertificateAn overall average of at least 95%.Required*
Liberia Senior High School Certificate ExaminationAn overall average of at least 95%Required*
Libya Secondary Education Certificate An overall average of at least 95%Required*
Madagascar Secondary School Baccalaureate
At least 16 out of 20
Required*
Malawi School Certificate Of Education (MSCE)Grade 1 in all subjectsRequired*
Malaysia Matriculation At least 3.8 CGPA in Matriculation programme. Required*
​Macedonia Maturski ispit / Diploma o završenoj srednjoj školi (Secondary School Leaving Diploma) ​An overall score of 5.0. ​Not Required
​Mexico Bachillerato General ​An overall average score of at least 9.0. ​Required*
​Moldova Diploma De Baccalaureat ​An overall average score of at least 9.0. ​Required*
​Moroccan Baccalauréat ​Overall average grade of at least 15. ​Required*
Namibia Cambridge Senior Secondary Certificate / Higher International General Certificate of Education (HIGCSE)Grade 1 in at least 4 subjects.​Not Required
Nepal Higher Sec Education Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. Required*
​Netherlands Diploma Voorbereidend Wetenschappelijk Onderwijs (VWO) ​A score of at least 8.0 in individual subjects. ​Not Required
New Zealand NCEA NCEA Level 3 with majority of results in 'Excellence'. Not Required
Nigeria NECO Senior School Certificate (SSCE)Score of A in all subjects.Required*
​Norway Vitnemål fra den Videregående Skole  (Upper Secondary Leaving Certificate)  ​At least 5.0 in each subject. ​Not Required.
Pakistan Higher Secondary Certificate An average score of at least 85% in Higher Secondary Certificate Part I & II Annual Exam. Required*
​Polish Matura ​An overall score of at least 90% with at least 2 relevant subjects taken at Extended Level.  ​Not Required
​Romania Diploma De Bacalaureat ​An overall average score of at least 9.0. ​Not Required
​Rwanda Advanced Level Certificate of Education ​73 in weighted aggregate. ​Required*
​SABIS Diploma ​Good CGPA/marks in SABIS Diploma
AND
A combination score of 4 and 5 in 3 or more Advanced Placement Tests from CollegeBoard.  AP Calculus BC is compulsory for application to Engineering and most of the Science programmes. The AP subjects should be chosen based on the subject prerequisites of the programmes applying for.
Note: AP refers to AP Exam scores obtained under CollegeBoard.  Visit https://www.collegeboard.org/  for details on AP Exams. 
​Not Required
Scottish Highers Good passes in 3 subjects at Advanced Highers. Not Required
Senegal Baccalauréat  / Diplôme de Bachelier de l’Ensignement de Second Degre e [Diploma of Secondary Education]
An average of at least 16 out of 20 and good score in each subject. 
Baccalauréat Technique not accepted.
Not Required
Senior High School Certificate (Cambodia) Good passes in each subject in Senior High School Certificate. Required*
South African National Senior CertificateAn overall average of at least 95%.Required*
Switzerland
·         Maturitätszeugnis (Federal Maturity Certificate)
·         Certificat De Maturité
·         Baccalauréat
·         Attestato Di Maturità
·         Eidgenössisch Anerkanntes Kantonales Maturitätszeugnis
·         Certificat De Maturité Cantonal Reconnu Par La Confédération
·         Attestato Di Maturità Cantonale Riconosciuto Dalla Confederazione
·         Cantonal Maturity Certificate
​An overall score of at least 5.0 and grade of 5.5 in relevant subjects. ​Not Required
Tanzania Advanced Certificate of Secondary Education (ACSE) ​Score of A in all Principal level subjects. ​Not Required
​Tunisia Baccalaureate ​At least 15 out of 20. ​Not Required
Turkish High School Certificate GPA of at least 90 or 4 in final high school exam. Required*
Uganda Advanced Certificate of Education (UACE)Score of A in all subjects.Not Required
University Foundation Studies A good CGPA or marks or percentage in foundation studies. Required*
Upper Secondary School Diploma (Laos) Good passes in each subject in Upper Secondary School Diploma exam. Required*
West African Senior School Certificate Examination (WASSCE)Score of A in all subjects.Required*
​Yemen Al Thanawiya (General Secondary Education Certificate) ​Good passes in each subject in high school graduation exam. ​Required*
​Zimbabwe GCE Advanced Level ​Score of A in all subjects. ​Not Required
Any other not listed Good passes in High School National/Graduation exam. May be required.  Will evaluate on a case-by-case basis.

* Relevant subjects taken at Advanced Placement (AP) or SAT Subject Tests (taken between 2016 and 2020) may be considered for waiver of sitting NTU Entrance Exam. These AP or SAT Subject Tests results must reach us latest by 20 Jan 2022. 

Direct Admission
Medallists (Gold, Silver or Bronze) of International Science Olympiads Competitions in Biology (IBO), Chemistry (IChO), Physics (IPhO), Mathematics (IMO), Informatics (IOI), Astronomy (IAO) and Astronomy and Astrophysics (IOAA) will be considered for admission more favourably to programmes related to their field of achievement. Admission to programmes not closely related to the field of achievement will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Interview may be conducted before the decision of admissions is made. Medalists with qualification that required sitting the NTU Entrance Examinations are not exempted if applying for admission to Medicine, Sports Science & Management, Maritime Studies, non-Engineering and non-Science programmes.

To apply, you must be in the final year of your high school or already completed your high school.

English Language Requirements
If English is not the medium of studies or learning in the high school or taken as a 2nd language (also called English as an Additional Language) , submission of IGCSE O-Level English language at first language (grade ‘A’) or IELTS/IELTS Indicator (a minimum Overall 6, Writing 6) or TOEFL/TOEFL iBT ® Special Home Edition  (a minimum of 90 - iBT) or SAT (a minimum of 1250 for redesigned SAT) or Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) (a minimum of 55) or ACT with Writing (a minimum of composite score of 30 in ACT with Writing in one sitting) or C1 Advanced (formerly known as Cambridge English Advanced (CAE))  is required.

NTU Entrance Examination (NTU EE)
NTU EE is on invitation only.  No separate application is required. Students who have previously sat for the exam will not be invited again and the application may not be considered further.

Programmes Eligibility
Eligible to apply for all programmes if fulfil the minimum subject requirements of the programmes. 

Applicants with graduation results available after April 1st of the application year will not be eligible to apply for the LKCMedicine programme and Renaissance Engineering programme in this admission exercise.

Students whose actual high School graduation / national examination results avail after July 15 will not be eligible to apply for Art, Design & Media programme in this admission exercise. Students whose actual High School graduation/national examination results avail after 1 July will not be eligible for Arts (Education), Science (Education) programme in this admission exercise.

Note that Biomedical Sciences and Chinese Medicine programme is not applicable to Citizens of Mainland China, Hong Kong SAR, Macao SAR and Taiwan.

Note:
1. Students in the final year of high school may apply with their predicted results or  up-to-date high school results during application period. 

2. Admission is highly competitive, especially for non-citizens, due to limited places available.  The admission point varies from year to year and between different programmes.  Meeting the minimum requirements to apply does not guarantee admission to any of the programmes in NTU.

3. The primary factor in admission decision is the high school academic performance. Decision will be made with actual results only for qualifications not required to sit for NTU EE.  Applicants who are in the final year of high school must upload official final result slip within 3 days following the official release date for admission decision. Failing which, the application will be deemed incomplete and will not be processed. No provisional offer will be made with preliminary results.  

4. The admission decision for qualifications that required to sit the NTU  Entrance Examinations will be determined by their performance in the Entrance Examinations.

 

This form is applicable only to students with other International Qualification

This form is NOT applicable to students with Indonesia SMA UAN, India Standard 12, Malaysia UEC/STPM, Vietnam High School Graduation Certificate, PRC National College Entrance Exam or Gao Kao, American High School Diploma, International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma, NUS High School Diploma and UK ‘A’ Level (including Hong Kong / Brunei ‘A’ Level & Mauritius HSC).

If you are holding the mentioned qualifications, please click here to access the application form.  Please note that your application may be treated as void if you use the wrong form.

This form may take you 20 minutes or more to fill in and it must be completed in English. You will need the following information to fill in the form:

  • your passport / Identity Card number. Singaporeans / Singapore Permanent Residents to provide Singapore IC number.
  • your home, postal address (in English) and phone number
  • your education results
    • Senior high school national examination results, if already taken (Result slip must be submitted after application. If document not in English or Chinese or Bahasa Indonesia or Bahasa Melayu , a certified translation in English is required.) 
    • Senior High School predicted results/internal examination results, if still in final year of high school (If document not in English or Chinese or Bahasa Indonesia or Bahasa Melayu , a certified translation in English is required.) 
    • Junior / Secondary School examination results
    • University transcript (if applicable)
  • TOEFL or SAT or IELTS or PTE Academic or ACT with Writing score sheet (if applicable)

Please read the Guide to filling in the Application Form before you start your application.
(Guide for International Students, Guide for Singapore Citizens/Permanent Residents)

Please pay the application fee and submit the required supporting documents after your online application is successfully submitted. Your application cannot be processed until application fee and supporting documents are received.

The application is now OPEN

Note: To establish your correct identity and facilitate processing of your application for admissions, your personal identification (NRIC for SG/SPR, FIN and/or Passport number for international students) is required.

Click here to apply