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.

Double Major Programmes

Entry Requirements

Ministry of Education (MOE) Sponsored Students

This programme primarily accepts candidates who hold either GCE 'A' Levels or polytechnic diplomas. More information about the programme can be found at

This programme also admits returning teachers with NIE Diploma qualifications, Certificate of Education and NIE's Advanced Diploma qualifications. Candidates who cannot qualify for the Undergraduate programmes using their NIE Diploma qualifications or Certificate in Education can pursue an Advanced Diploma in Education. The required grades for the Advanced Diploma for entry into our Undergraduate programmes and for more information on the admission requirements, for Advanced Diploma, you may refer here

International StudentsInternational students seeking prospective employment with mainstream schools in 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 on Full-Fee Paying scheme.
Full-Fee Paying StudentsFull-fee paying students are not bonded to the MOE and pay full tuition fees.

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


Sport Science & Management

Entry Requirements


Prospective students need to meet certain requirements for a successful application into the SSM programme. Admission interviews are conducted on a selective basis and non-academic achievements will also be considered. Athletes may wish to apply for admission into the programme through the University's Aptitude-based Admissions (ABA) scheme.

Read more on the most Frequently Asked Questions about the SSM programme.

Application Group
Singapore-Cambridge GCE 'A' Level
H1 level pass in Mathematics or
GCE 'O' level equivalent pass in Additional Mathematics
Diploma awarded by a local Polytechnicin SingaporeA polytechnic diploma (regardless of specialization) from Nanyang Polytechnic,NgeeAnn Polytechnic, Republic Polytechnic, Singapore Polytechnic and Temasek Polytechnic

GCE 'O' level in Additional Mathematics preferred. Those who do not meet the Maths requirement but can show potential may be called up for interviews and considered on a case-by-case basis

Graduates from certain diploma programmes from Republic Polytechnic's School of Sports, Health and Leisure are considered for direct entry admissions into second year of the SSM programme
Singapore Sports School Diploma ProgrammesInternational Baccalaureate Diploma

Diploma in Business Studies

Diploma in Sports and Leisure Management
Student-athletes are encouraged to apply for Aptitude-Based Admissions (APA); an admission scheme for applicants with exceptional talents and/or outstanding achievements beyond schools’ co-curricular activities, subject to a minimum level of academic competence.
International BaccalaureateMathematics at standard level
NUS High School DiplomaMajor CAP of 2.0 in Mathematics
International QualificationCompleted at least 12 years of general education

Additional Mathematics at Junior High School level / Mathematics at IB standard level


Admission Notice

Find out more about application dates, admission procedures and fees at the Apply to NTU website.