Returning National Servicemen (RNS) Acceptance Portal

Conditions of Offer

Your admission to NUS is subject to the following conditions:

  • You have complied with all instructions for acceptance of the University’s offer of admission.
  • The University is satisfied with the results of your pre-enrolment medical examination and that you are free from any disease, illness or medical condition. You shall undergo further health examinations or tests if required by the University.
  • The information you have given in your application form is accurate and you have not withheld material information from the University. Admission may be refused to candidates who withhold important information from the University or are unable to produce the original documents in support of their application. Any candidate found to have given inaccurate or false information or to have deliberately omitted material information at the time of application for admission will be refused admission to the University or, in the case of those already admitted, be required to leave or be expelled from the University.
  • A student must accept and agree to comply with all University statutes, regulations, rules and policies currently in effect and as may be revised from time to time. A student must also agree to enter into undertakings and authorizations as required by the University. Information on the Acceptance Record Undertakings and Authorizations can be found at

To complete the Confirmation exercise, please click here.

Please refer to the Registration Guide (issued by the Registrar's Office) for Undergraduate students here. from end June 2019 onwards

Mandatory Activities for Returning National Servicemen (RNS)

Activity Deadline and Application period Remarks
Submitting Photograph for Student Card Feb to May 2019
Pre-Admission Medical Examination April 2019 Information on booking of medical examination appointment is available on

Please contact Miss Sharon Yeo/ Ms Dion Lim at / if you have any queries with the medical examination appointment.
Registration (Part One) Mid-June to July 2019
Registering for Qualifying English Test (QET) Registration period:
end June / early July 2019

Please check information at QET website in March 2019
Registration Information will be available from May 2019 onwards
Registration (Part Two) for Singaporeans/SPRs with local address and above 18 years of age Please check information at Registration website in June 2019 Student cards will be posted to local mailing address before term starts for online activation
Registration (Part Two) for International students and Singaporeans/SPRs who do not qualify for online activation TBC Students will report in person at UTown Auditorium 1 to activate their NUS Student Cards. In-Principle Appointment Letters and appointment letters for the ICA Off Site Enrolment Exercise will be issued to International Students on this day.
Module Enrolment End July 2019 Students who have completed Registration (Part One) may proceed to enrol in module classes via the Centralised Online Registration System (CORS). See for module registration period
Verification of Original Documents September/October Students required to verify documents will be notified of the date and venue through email
FAQ for full-time National Servicemen (NS) who have been offered a place in NUS in the year of application Not Applicable FAQ.html
Provisional Offer of Admission : Mother Tongue Language (MTL) Requirement TBC FAQ.html
Immunization and Vaccination for Pharmacy students Not Applicable Information available from May 2019 onwards
Admission Leaflet for Dentistry students Not Applicable Information available from May 2019 onwards
Admission Leaflet for Medicine students Not Applicable Information available from May 2019 onwards
Admission Leaflet for Nursing students Not Applicable Information available from May 2019 onwards
Activity Date Remarks
Tuition Fees Not Applicable
Application for MOE Tuition Grant To be announced in July 2019
Payment of Tuition Fees As stated on Financial Services website
Online Application for Financial Aid By 1 April
Application for Tertiary Tuition Fee Subsidy by MENDAKI To be announced in June 2019 (Only applicable to Malays who are Singapore Citizens)
Application for use of CPF savings under Education Scheme To be announced in June 2019
Item Remarks
Course & Special Programme Information by Faculties Information will be available from May 2019 onwards.
Activity Date Remarks
Application for Student Housing May 2019 Information available from May 2019 onwards
Application for Tertiary Student Concession Card for Transport Date available on the Transitlink website
Student Season Parking Date available on the Student Services website
Departments / Offices Course / Programme / Activity URLs
Registrar's Office Academic Services for NUS Students
Undergraduate Curriculum Structure
Office of Student Affairs Freshmen Orientation Microsite Information available from May 2018 onwards

Student Services and Student Life Development

NUS Student Service Centre
Code of Student Conduct
University Health Centre Health Services

Counselling and Psychological Services

Student Insurance
NUS Libraries Library Facilities for NUS Students
Office of Campus Security Security Services & Crime Prevention
Centre for the Arts Engaging NUS Community in the Arts
Information on Arts Activities
Centre for English Language Communication Qualifying English Test
Centre for Future Ready Graduates Career and Training Services
Centre for Language Studies Language Preparation Programme
International Relations Office International Programmes and Assistance
NUS Computer Centre IT Services
NUS Enterprise NUS Overseas Colleges (NOC) Programme
NUS Student Union (NUSSU) Student Events and Activities
Office of Campus Amenities Campus Retail & Dining Facilities
Information Accurate as of 5 July 2017