If you answered yes to both questions, here’s your invitation to apply for a place in Singapore Polytechnic (SP), under the Early Admissions Exercise (EAE) or Early Admission Exercise (For ITE Students ) [EAE(I)].

If selected you will secure a place in SP even before sitting for your O-Level exams or graduating from ITE!


EAE is an admissions exercise that allows students to apply and receive conditional offers for admission to polytechnic based on their aptitudes and interests before taking their O-Level exams.

EAE(I) is an admissions exercise for ITE students that allows students to apply and receive conditional offers for admission to polytechnic based on their aptitudes and interests who are in the final year of their Nitec or Higher Nitec courses


EAE is available to the following:

  • Singapore Citizens (SC) and Permanent Residents (PR) who have registered to sit for the O-Level exams in the year of EAE application;
  • International Students enrolled in government, government-aided and Independent Schools during the year of EAE application, and who have registered to sit for the O-Level exams in the year of EAE application.

EAE(I) is available to:

  • ITE students who are in the final year of their Nitec or Higher Nitec courses (For the AY2018 polytechnic intake, this would include ITE graduates who complete their Nitec course in June or December 2017 and Higher Nitec course in September 2017 or March 2018).