Entry Requirements

Full-time application is open to GCE 'O' Level / SPM holders, GCE 'A' Level / STPM / UEC holders and ITE graduates.

G.C.E. 'O' Level and SPM Qualifications

Applicants must obtain:

i) the following GCE 'O' Level grades at not more than two sittings and

ii) 26 points or better for the net ELR2B2 aggregate score (i.e. English Language, 2 relevant subjects and best 2 other subjects, including CCA Bonus points)

Subject Grade
i) English Language (as 1st Lang) 1 - 7*
ii) Mathematics (Elementary / Additional) 1 - 6
iii) One of the following subjects
  • Biology
  • Biotechnology
  • Chemistry
  • Combined Science
  • Design & Technology
  • Fundamentals of Electronics
  • Physical Science
  • Physics
  • Science (Chemistry, Biology)
  • Science (Physics, Biology)
  • Science (Physics, Chemistry)
1 - 6

* Applicants offering SPM qualifications must attain a minimum grade A+ to C / 1 to 6 for their Bahasa Inggeris (1119) / English Language. SPM Grades A+ to C are equivalent to GCE 'O' Level Grades 1 to 6.

G.C.E. 'A' Level / STPM Qualifications - Course Duration: 2 years^

Subject Grade
i) General Paper (English Medium)
OR
A - E
Knowledge & Inquiry A - E
ii) Any Mathematics (H2) A - E
iii) One of the following subjects
  • Physical Science (H2)
  • Physics (H2)
A - E

^ - Admission to the 2-year diploma course is based on merit.

UEC Qualification - Course Duration: 2 years^

Subject Grade
i) English Language 1 - 6
ii) Any Mathematics subject 1 - 6
iii) One of the following subjects
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Physics
1 - 6

^ - Admission to the 2-year course is based on merit.

Higher Nitec Qualification

Higher Nitec holders must have a minimum Grade Point Average of 2.0.

Unless otherwise stated, the course duration of a Diploma course is 3 years.

Relevant Higher Nitec
Civil & Structural Engineering Design
Electrical Engineering
Electronics Engineering / Industrial Electronics Engineering
Facility Systems Design
Information Technology
Manufacturing Engineering
Marine & Offshore Technology / Marine Offshore Engineering
Mechanical & Electrical Drafting & Design / Mechanical & Electrical Engineering Design
Mechanical Engineering
Mechatronics Engineering
Offshore & Marine Engineering Design
Process Plant Design

Nitec Qualification

Nitec holders must have a minimum Grade Point Average of 3.5.

Relevant Nitec
Architectural Drafting / Building Drafting (Architectural)
Building Services Technology / Building Services Technology (Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration) / Building Services Technology (Mechanical & Electrical Services) /
Building Servicing
Civil & Structural Drafting / Building Drafting (Civil & Structural)
Facility Technology (Air-Conditioning & Refrigeration) / Facility Technology (Mechanical & Electrical Services)
Space Design (Architecture)

For those under the ITE non-modular system, distinctions in both Practical and Theory are required.

JAE ELR2B2

The JAE ELR2B2 indicates the net aggregate score of the lowest ranked students who were admitted to these courses in the JAE. These aggregate scores are meant as a reference for applicants applying to these courses, and do not constitute the admission scores for subsequent admissions exercises.

International Qualifications

Students with international qualifications should refer to the Entry Criteria for International Qualifications.

Financial Matters

Find out more about course fees and financial assistance schemes.

 

 

 

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Tel: (65) 6775 1133

Fax: (65) 6772 1973 

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