International General Certificate of Secondary Education (IGCSE)

Direct Admissions Exercise (DAE)

AY 2024/25 (Full-time Diploma Courses)

Course Commencement Date: 15 Apr 2024

Am I eligible to apply?

  1. The course entry requirements will be similar to that for GCE 'O' Level qualification.
  2. IGCSE / GCSE qualifications issued by Cambridge, Edexcel and Oxford AQA are acceptable.
  3. English must be taken as First Language.
  4.  IGCSE / GCSE Grades A to C is comparable to GCE 'O' Level Grades 1 to 6 and IGCSE / GCSE Grade D is comparable to GCE 'O' Level Grade 7.
     New IGCSE / GCSE Grades 9 to 4 is comparable to GCE 'O' Level Grades 1 to 6 and new IGCSE / GCSE Grade 3 is comparable to GCE 'O' Level Grade 7.
  5. You are required to prepare a digital portfolio if applying for courses under School of Design & Media.
  6. If you are shortlisted for the Oral Health Therapy course, you are required to take a manual dexterity test.
  7. Meeting the minimum entry requirements (MER) is not a guarantee that you will be shortlisted. Shortlisting is based on merit and course availability in the year of application.
  8. NYP reserves the right to amend the information provided in this webpage without prior notice.

How do I apply?

Application Period

Click the online application system below based on your qualification during the application period:

Online Application System

(Click on the link below to apply)

Application Period


17 Jan to 23 Jan 2024


Application Procedure 

  1. Your application must be submitted via the online application system during the application period stipulated above. 
  2. After submitting the online application, you will need to upload the following via our Document Submission System within 3 working days from the date of your application submission (refer to the instructions in the Online Application System):
    • identification document (front & back if applicable) or passport 
    • result slip or academic transcript
    • digital portfolio (if applying for courses offered by School of Design & Media)
    • Company Sponsorship Form (if applicable)
  3. Please ensure your name / identification number is clearly shown in all the documents submitted.
  4. If you encounter any problems, please reach us at 6451 5115 during operating hours or Please provide your name and contact details so that we can assist you better.

Notification of Outcome

Application outcome will be released by end March/April. You may login to the online application system listed above to check your application status.

Successful applicants will receive enrolment notifications via sms and email by end March/April. Click here for enrolment details.