Module Exemption for Polytechnic Diplomas
Polytechnic diploma holders admitted to a 3 or 4 year programme may be granted advanced placement credits (APC) in relevant modules for up to a maximum of 40 MCs (Modular Credits). 40 MCs is equivalent to 1 year of study.
The breakdown of the advanced placement credits (with effect from AY2015 onwards) are as follows:
More information on the advanced placement credits and exemptions can be found in the Registrar’s Office’s website at:
Applicants presenting a Diploma from a Polytechnic in Singapore may refer to the relevant faculty/school websites as indicated below for more information on module exemptions. Applicants can contact the respective faculty/school for further clarifications.
|Faculty/School||Information on module exemption|
|Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences||Click here|
|Business School||Click here|
|School of Computing||Click here|
|School of Design & Environment||Click here|
|Faculty of Engineering||Click here|
|Faculty of Science||Click here|
|Alice Lee Centre for Nursing Studies||Click here|