Application for Academic Year 2018-2019 will commence on 13 October 2017.
Application Process Flowchart
Please note the application closing dates for the various qualifications as follows:
|Qualification Type||AY2018 Application Closing Dates||AY2018 Documents Submission Deadline||Estimated Application Outcome by:||Appeal Window|
|Indonesian Ujian Nasional (UN)/Ebtanas||25 December 2017, Monday||28 December 2017, Thursday||Mid-May||Information will be available from February 2018 onwards|
|Vietnam National High School Graduation Examination
Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
|1 January 2018, Monday||4 January 2018, Thursday||Mid-May|
|All qualifications except:
|28 February 2018, Wednesday||3 March 2018, Saturday||Mid-May to end July|
|Indian Standard 12 (CBSE, ISCE and Stateboards)||31 March 2018, Saturday||3 April 2018, Tuesday||Mid-July|
 International applicants presenting qualifications which meet the stipulations indicated below will be required to take the University Entrance Examinations (UEE).
 Applicants who receive their application outcome beyond the appeal window may submit an appeal email to https://www.askadmissions.nus.edu.sg/
You would be considered an international applicant if you are neither a Singapore Citizen nor Singapore Permanent Resident (SPR) and not presenting the qualifications listed below:
If you are an international applicant seeking admission to NUS, you should have completed or are completing high school, that is, at least twelve years of general education by July of the year of application. You may view the list of acceptable high school qualifications and applicant group types below.
Please ensure that you select the correct qualification and applicant group type before submitting an online application.
Applicant Group type to choose:
Application closing dates apply according to your high school qualification. Unless otherwise specified, your complete application with all supporting documents must reach the Office of Admissions by the application closing date.
Students, including home study students, may submit the following scores to compete for undergraduate admissions:
i. ACT with Writing and SAT Subject Tests, or
ii. SAT and SAT Subject Tests, or
iii. Advanced Placement score report
For more information, click here.
Applicants presenting accredited Diplomas obtained from a Polytechnic in Singapore should apply under Polytechnic Diplomas from Singapore in February 2018.
Students presenting the Foundation, Matriculation or Twinning qualifications with appropriate university exam results may also apply and compete for admission to NUS.
Application outcomes are released in batches. The final batch of application outcomes will be released around mid-July 2018.