Subject Pre-requisites

Admission is based on academic merit as well as open competition among all eligible applicants. In addition to fulfilling admission requirements for the applicant category that you belong to, you should also ensure that you fulfil the subject prerequisites for the courses which you wish to be considered for. Please refer to the relevant page for your High School qualification as per the links below, and note that the subject prerequisites are subject to changes every year. You are strongly encouraged to visit our website regularly for further updates. For Transfer applicants, please refer to the details relevant for your High School qualification.

Type of Applicant Link
Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘A’ Level http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus/A-levels-subject-prerequisites.html
Polytechnic Diploma from Singapore http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus/Poly-subject-prerequisites.html
NUS High School http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus/NUSHS-subject-prerequisites.html
International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus/IB-subject-prerequisites.html
Singapore Citizens/SPRs with International Qualifications http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply/ssprs/prerequisites/BYA-prerequisites.html
International Applicants http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply/international/prerequisites/BYA-prerequisites.html