General Entry Requirements


Important notice: The University is not represented by any third parties and/or agents. All applications must be submitted directly to the University on its official application portals.


Postgraduate Diploma in Education Programmes

Entry Requirements

Ministry of Education (MOE) Sponsored Students

If you are interested to teach in Singapore MOE schools, this programme admits candidates who hold at least a Bachelor's degree. For more information on the requirements, you may view the details on 

International Students

International students seeking employment with the schools of Singapore can visit the MOE website at for more information on teaching as a career in Singapore.

International students may also seek admission into NIE's programmes through the Full-Fee Paying scheme. Information on the Full-Fee Paying scheme is enclosed in the FAQ

Full-Fee Paying Students

Full-fee paying students are not bonded to the MOE and pay full tuition fees.

For more details, please check the Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs).


Admission Notice

For information on the application window periods, please refer to or contact MOE here. Singapore citizens and permanent residents are encouraged to apply through MOE.


Physical Proficiency Test

Applicants seeking entry into any of the Physical Education programmes must take and pass the Physical Proficiency Test (PPT) to be considered. Click here for more information on the PPT.