PRC National College Entrance Exam/Gao Kao

Students with Gao Kao curriculum but did not sit for Gao Kao for any reasons and those who choose to take AP or SAT Subject Tests on their own must also apply under this category. 
凡持有中国高考学历包括无法或选择不参加高考以及自愿参加AP 或SAT科目考证的学生,都应通过此类别申请入学。
Minimum Requirement to Apply 

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请点击上方 ’here’ 浏览中文版入学标准及报名程序。

With Gao Kao Score
Gao Kao score meet or above the Tier 1 cut-off score of the province where Gao Kao is taken.

Yet to sit for Gao Kao
Existing Gao 3 students with good passes in Gao 1 and Gao 2 results may apply.

Aptitude Scholastic Test (AST) (if applicable) 
Applicants who have taken at least 3 AST Subject tests (including English) under China Excellence Identification Scheme (CEIS) may apply via CEIS website at  


Satisfy one of the following English language requirements:

  • IELTS/IELTS Indicator – an overall score of at least 6.0.
  • TOEFL/TOEFL iBT® Special Home Edition – a score of at least 90 (internet-based) or 600 (paper-based).
  • SAT– An overall score of at least 1900(SAT taken before March 2016) or at least a score of 1250 (Redesigned SAT from March 2016, Essay not required).
  • PTE Academic – a score of at least 55.
  • AST English Test – a score of at least 215 marks.
  • ACT with Writing - a minimum Composite score of at least 30.
  • C1 Advanced (formerly known as Cambridge English Advanced (CAE))

The English language requirements for very competitive programmes and non-Science, non-Engineering programmes, double degree programmes, double major programmes will be very much stricter than above mentioned.

Interview is required for final admissions decision. Only invited candidates will receive details of the interview.  Applicants not invited for admission interviews will deemed their applications unsuccessful and will not be considered further.

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.

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

NTU Entrance Examination (NTU EE)
Not required.

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

Applicants with final 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. 

1. 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.

2. The primary factor in admission decision is the high school academic performance. 

This form is applicable only to students with PRC Gao Kao Qualification.

If you are holding other qualifications, please click here to check on the correct application form that matches your high school qualification. Please note that your application may be treated as void if you use the wrong form.

This form may take you 15 minutes or more to fill in and it must be completed in English. Please get ready the following before you start your application as you have to submit it once started.  The information you have entered in the application form cannot be saved and continue later.

  • your passport / Identity Card number. Singaporeans / Singapore Permanent Residents to provide Singapore IC number.
  • your home, postal address (in English) and phone number
  • your educational results since high school
    • Senior Middle 1, 2 results slip (if still studying in Senior Middle 3)
    • Gao Kao results (if already taken)
    • University transcript (if applicable)
  • TOEFL or SAT or IELTS or Pearson Test of English Academic (PTE Academic) or ACT with Writing score sheet
  • AMESON Scholastic Test Score (if taken)
  • Advanced Placement (AP) score (if taken)

You will receive an application number after your application is successfully submitted. Please login with the password you have created in the application form to pay the application fee and upload the required supporting documents. Your application cannot be processed until application fee and supporting documents are received.

Please read the Guide to filling in the Application Form before you start your application.

The application is now closed.

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.

For admissions matters and enquiries, please submit using the “Enquire Here” button.