National Service (NS)

  • For full-time NS or NS Regular Service persons, if you wish to pursue your studies in NYP, you need to apply for NS disruption from your unit.
    Upon receiving CMPB’s approval for NS disruption, please submit your course acceptance under the Online Enrolment System if you have not done so and also submit a copy of the CMPB disruption approval letter to i@Central, Blk A Level 1 by mail or hand for us to process your enrolment.

  • For those who are exempted from NS, if you wish to pursue your studies in NYP, you need to submit a copy of the CMPB exemption letter to NYP i@Central, Blk A, Level 1 by mail or in-person.

  • For male Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident (SPR) who meet the following criteria, please see below for the information on NS Deferment and Course Deferment :
    19 years as at 1 January of course commencement year (Sec 4 Express Stream Students) or ;
    20 years as at 1 January of course commencement year (Sec 5 Normal Stream Students) or ;
    21 years as at 1 January of course commencement year (ITE Students)

 

Request for NS Deferment to pursue study in Nanyang Polytechnic (NYP)

If you are liable to serve NS but have not earlier applied to CMPB for NS deferment and wish to commence your NYP course in April 2019, please apply for NS deferment at CMPB's website. CMPB will require you to submit a copy of NYP's Letter of Certification (LOC) which can be requested from the Online Enrolment System or NYP i@Central (Information & Service Centre) at Blk A Level 1. Click here to check on NS Deferment cut-off-age for further studies. 

While waiting for CMPB's approval, you may accept our course offer first by logging into NYP's Online Enrolment System to submit your enrolment before the deadline stated in the offer letter. 

Upon receiving CMPB’s approval for NS deferment, please submit a copy of the CMPB approval letter to the following address for Admissions Office to confirm your enrolment :

By email to :
NYP_Admissions_Office@nyp.edu.sg with the subject 'AY2019 CMPB NS Deferment Approval' and attach a clear and fully scanned copy of CMPB's approval letter.

By mail or by hand to :
Nanyang Polytechnic i@Central
Blk A Level 1, 180 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, Singapore 569830 

If you are unable to obtain CMPB's approval for NS deferment but you have already submitted your enrolment, please email to NYP_Admissions_Office@nyp.edu.sg with the subject "AY2019 Request for Course Reservation", state your Admission Number or NRIC and Offered Course, and attach a clear and fully scanned copy of CMPB letter indicating that you are required to complete National Service first before pursuing your studies. You will then receive a confirmation letter from NYP Admissions Office by end June of the year on your course reservation. If you did not receive the letter by then, please call our Hotline at 6455 0500 or 6451 5115.

Request for Course Reservation to serve NS

If you intend to serve NS first and have not submitted your enrolment to accept our course, you are required to submit your Course Reservation Request via the Online Enrolment System and send your CMPB enlistment letter to the below address for us to process your request. You will then receive a confirmation letter from NYP Admissions Office by end June of the year on your course reservation. If you did not receive the letter by then, please call our Hotline at 6455 0500 or 6451 5115.

By email to :
NYP_Admissions_Office@nyp.edu.sg with the subject "AY2019 Request for Course Reservation", and attach a clear and fully scanned copy of CMPB's enlistment letter.

By mail or by hand to :
Nanyang Polytechnic i@Central
Blk A Level 1, 180 Ang Mo Kio Avenue 8, Singapore 569830