Dear NUS High School Diploma graduates,
Congratulations on your graduation and thank you for your interest in applying to our University. To kick-start your application, check out useful information and updates below.
Important Announcements/Useful Tips
Dec 02, 2020
Congratulations on your NUS High graduation! Here’s a cheat sheet to help you apply for admissions to NTU Singapore. Check out Important Things You Should Know.
Oct 12, 2020
Application for admissions AY2021-22 opens 1 Dec 2020 till 15 Jan 2021. Students enlisting in Full Time National Service (NSF) are encouraged to apply before serving the country. Jump-start your application? See Your Admissions Journey Map, Quick Start Q & A and Programme Overview & Subject Prerequisites.
Aug 05, 2020
NTUsg Virtual Celebration for the Class of 2020 #NTUsg
Graduates don AR gowns and pose virtually in front of iconic NTU landmarks. Catch the Virtual Celebration held for the #NTUsgClassof2020. Congrats, Class of 2020!
Aug 05, 2020
Yunnan Garden at NTU Singapore 2020 #NTUsg #NTUYG #NTUGardenCampus #exploreNTU
From its heyday to its recent makeover, witness the transformation of Yunnan Garden and the careful preservation of our heritage.
Watch on YouTube: A journey through time: Yunnan Garden at NTU Singapore
Aug 01, 2020
Butterflies at NTU Singapore #NTUsg #NTUsgSmartCampus
A new sci-art sculpture imitating fluttering of butterflies at the lush green campus of NTU Singapore unveils. Comprising 1,200 magenta and purple butterflies that move with the wind, Loop is a 4.5-metre tall work that evokes the mathematical infinity sign. Designed by NTU students, it is the latest addition to the NTU’s Campus Art Trail which now consists of more than 50 artworks all over the campus.
Watch on YouTube: Butterflies at NTU Singapore
You are offering the NUS High School Diploma awarded by NUS High School of Mathematics and Science.
Minimum Subject Requirements
To be eligible for a programme, students must satisfy its minimum subject requirements.
Mother Tongue Language (MTL) Requirement for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents
All Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents applying for admissions must fulfil any one of the following minimum requirements under MOE mother tongue policy:
- a grade D7 for Higher MTL at Singapore-Cambridge GCE O-Level; or
- a pass in MTL 'B' or a grade S for H1 MTL or H2 MTL Language and Literature or General Studies in Chinese at Singapore-Cambridge GCE A-Level; or
- an MOE-approved MTL-in-lieu*; or
- an MOE-approved MTL-exemption*.
Students who have not satisfied the requirement above may still apply for admissions with no prejudice to their application. Admissions will be on a provisional basis and students are required to attain the MTL within the period of their University study.
* For students who have been away from Singapore's school system for some years, the University will submit the application for MTL-in-lieu or MTL-exemption on your behalf if you are offered admissions. MOE does not accept direct applications.
Special Medical Conditions to Note
Students are advised to check the special medical conditions for selective programmes before apply.
- Step 1: Submit application form
- Step 2: Pay application fee
- Step 3: Submit supporting documents
- Step 4: Update/Track progress of application
Step 1: Submit Application Form
Before clicking the Submit button, preview your completed form and save a copy for reference. For help, see Guide to Filling In Application Form.
Your form is submitted successfully when 1) a confirmation page with your application number, i.e. the Application Tracking Page, is generated; 2) you receive an email acknowledging your application.
At Application Tracking Page, proceed to complete the list of other items required. To access the same Page later, login via Check Status, using your application number and password you created during application. Applicants who wish to apply for Scholarships may do so at this stage.
Step 2: Pay Application Fee
To learn more, login to Check Status.
Step 3: Submit Supporting Documents
i. Personal Identification
ii. Academic Records
iii. Report/Record of Medical Condition/Special Need (if applicable)
Important Note: Unless instructed otherwise, DO NOT use a combination of both methods to submit your documents, i.e. either upload for all or submit hardcopy for all.
For Art, Design and Media (ADM) applicants only:
Step 4: Update/Track Progress of Application
Offer and Acceptance
If you are offered admissions, proceed to accept your offer online by the stipulated deadline.
If you are not offered admissions or your choice of programme, you may submit an appeal during the online appeal exercise. If successful, proceed to accept the offer with the instruction given.
If you have accepted the offer and are matriculating in the Academic Year 2021-22, you will receive from mid June an email directing you to the Freshmen Portal which contains detailed information on enrolment. Proceed to complete from mid June the enrolment procedures as displayed on the NTU Online Acceptance Form. You are to refer to the detailed instructions and procedures, and make use of the forms provided in the Freshmen Portal.
Click on the relevant link below for a summary of the specific enrolment procedures applicable to you.
- International Students matriculating in Academic Year 2021-22 (Last modified on 21 May 2021)
- Singapore Citizens & Permanent Residents matriculating in Academic Year 2021-22 (Last modified on 14 May 2021)
Note to successful applicants enlisting or serving Full-Time National Service (NSF) matriculating only after Academic Year 2021-22:
If you have accepted the offer and are matriculating only after Academic Year 2021-22, you will receive in September/October (of the year of acceptance) an acknowledgement letter for the programme you have accepted.
Keep the letter as proof of acceptance and remember your application number for future correspondence. A confirmation letter will be sent to you subsequently in December prior to the year of your matriculation. If there is a change in your mailing address, please update us, quoting your application number, via email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Verification of Original Documents
All matriculated students, regardless of nationality, must complete Verification of Original Documents exercise, in the first semester of study around mid-September/early October. Details of the exercise will be provided via student's NTU email accounts prior to the verification period.
Those who fail to complete the exercise or who are unable to present the required original documents for verification without valid reasons will be required to withdraw or deemed to have withdrawn from the University.
Important Dates To note:
|Admissions Stages||Event Actions||Dates / Deadlines|
|Application for Admissions||Online application|| 1 December 2020|
- 15 January 2021
|Change of programme choices||by 15 January 2021|
|Update of contact|
1. via Check Status
2. via email/letter
1. by 15 January 2021
2. from 16 January 2021
|Criminal Records Declaration||by 15 January 2021|
|Payment of application fee||by 20 January 2021|
|Submission of supporting documents||by 20 January 2021|
|Submission of Art, Design & Media (ADM) additional materials||by 20 January 2021|
Completion of application for LKCMedicine programme
|Application for Scholarships||Online application||by 15 January 2021|
|Submission of photograph and appraisal form||by 22 January 2021|
|Offer and Acceptance||Offer/Release of application outcome||from March 2021|
|Acceptance of offer (1st Window)||2 January – |
24 May 2021
|Online appeal of application outcome||10 May – 26 May 2021|
Click here to appeal.
|Acceptance of offer (2nd Window)||1 June – 17 June 2021|
|After Acceptance||Online Matriculation||Click here for details|
|Qualifying English Test (QET)||Click here for details|
|Freshmen Welcome Ceremony||Click here for details|