Other Qualifications

The entry requirements are found below.  For application submission, click here

Applicants who meet the minimum entry requirement (MER) listed under the Country Requirement are eligible to apply for a course of study at NYP.


Please note that:

  1. Returning Singaporeans and Singapore PRs are required to complete at least Year 10 of High School, with Year 10 school exam results meeting the minimum entry requirement (MER) listed in the country requirement below.
  2. International applicants are required to complete Year 12 of High School and/or obtained a high school diploma.
  1. Applicants, if shortlisted, will be required to sit for an Admissions Test. Applicants applying for design-related courses may have to take an Aptitude test as well. The Admissions Test will be conducted in Singapore. Only applicants offering the following qualifications are not required to sit for the Admissions Test:
    - Brunei’s General Certificate of Education - Ordinary Levels

    * Overseas candidates must make their own travel arrangements to and from Singapore if they wish to sit for the Admissions Test.
  2. Meeting the minimum entry requirement (MER) is not a guarantee that an applicant will be shortlisted. Shortlisting is based on merit and on course availability in the year of application.
  3. Qualifications printed in a language other than English, must be accompanied by a certified English translated copy.
  4. Applicants offering international qualifications are to submit their IELTS test scores to support their application. Applicants must meet a minimum of 6.0 overall.
  5. The following qualifications are exempted from submitting IELTS test scores:
    - High School Diplomas from USA/UK/Australia/New Zealand/Canada/Philippines
    - Brunei’s General Certificate of Education - Ordinary Levels

  6. The polytechnic reserves the right to amend the information provided without prior notice.