Admission



Admission Requirements

Admission of candidates into the Bachelor of Science (Nursing) programme will be based on academic merit. All eligible applicants must fulfil the minimum university requirements for admission to full-time undergraduate studies.

(a) Academic Ability/Subject Requirements

To be eligible to apply for admission, applicants need to present one of the following:

  • The Singapore-Cambridge GCE 'A' level certificate: applicants should satisfy the subject pre-requisites which require a pass in any two of the following at H2 Level: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computing and Mathematics.
  • Any diploma from a polytechnic in Singapore.
  • Equivalent international qualifications: A HL pass in an International Baccalaureate, in any two of the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics, Computing and Mathematics are required. Please visit http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus/International-qualifications-admissions-req-to-NUS.html for more details.
  • NUS High School qualifications: Major CAP of at least 2.0 in any two of the following subjects: Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Mathematics

(b) Health Status

Please refer to the following website for more details: http://nusmedicine.nus.edu.sg/admissions/medicine/undergraduate#health-requirements

(c) Interview

Candidates may be asked to attend an interview in April. The selection of students for the BSc (Nursing) programme will be determined by factors over and above the candidates' academic record.

How to Apply

Admission to the Bachelor of Science (Nursing) programme is administered directly by NUS Office of Admissions (OAM). Please visit OAM's website at http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/ for more details.

Tuition Fees & Others

Please refer to http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar/education-at-nus/undergraduate-education/fees.html for information.

Advanced Placement Credit for Polytechnic Holders

Applicants presenting an acceptable Diploma from a Polytechnic in Singapore can apply. Candidates who are holders of some specified diplomas obtained not more than 5 years ago may be granted Advanced Placement Credits (APC) for the BSc (Nursing) programme.

For more information on module exemptions, please visit http://www.nus.edu.sg/registrar/edu/UG/graduation.html#APCExe

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