Undergraduate Admissions

We’ve simplified our application process so that you can focus on putting your best foot forward. 

Here’s a quick overview of what you need to do.

Shortlist your programmes.

Steer your choices towards your interests and abilities.

Submit your application and undergo an interview.

We are looking for passion and aptitude from our applicants!


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Application process

Quick overview and important dates

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1. Apply online

Mid-January – Mid-March

Submit your application and make the payment for your application fee online. This applies to the degree programmes of your choice as well as scholarships, if any.

Refer to our undergraduate application guide for more details.

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2. Prepare for your interview / screening

February – May

We will interview shortlisted candidates during this period.

For some degree programmes, we will require you to submit your portfolio or essay, and/or take written or technical tests.

3. Application outcome(s)

April – May

If you are successful in your application, you will receive our offer via email.

Potential recipients of our SIT scholarship will also be invited for an interview with us.

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4. Accept our offer

May – June

Successful applicants who are accepting our offer may do so via the Joint Acceptance Portal by the joint acceptance deadline.

Once we have processed your acceptance of our offer, we will send our e-matriculation package to you in June.

Here’s how we will assess you

Your career aptitude goes beyond grades and test scores. Here at SIT, we take a holistic approach in selecting prospective students. These are five key areas that we look out for:

Academic Proficiency

Having the relevant academic background or work experience will go a long way in helping you cope with the rigour of our programmes. Do you have the necessary capacity to take on the expectations of your chosen field?


Researching on a subject area, engaging with professionals in the field, or joining a subject-specific interest group are some ways to explore your passion. What steps have you taken to demonstrate passion for your selected programme of choice?

Work experience

Having prior experience in a related industry will lend weight to your application. What skills have you picked up along the way?

Personality Traits

There are certain attributes that will give you an advantage in the programme that you are applying for. What traits do you possess that make you suitable for the programme of your choice?


Having broader interests will give you the flexibility in options as you consider and select the programmes of your choice. What different subject areas are you interested in?

Quick tips to succeed in your application

Here are some points on how you can give your application the best chance of succeeding:

Make an informed decision

Select up to 5 programmes that best reflect your interests, abilities and who you are.

Do use our Indicative Grade Profile to guide your programme selection.

Rank your selection in order of preference

The order of your choices will be taken into consideration during our selection process.

Tell us more about yourself

We want to know more about you as it helps us with our assessment of your application.

Share with us your passion and aptitude for your chosen field in a written personal statement.

Remember to list your relevant work experience, awards, memberships, and qualifications.

Ensure information accuracy

Make sure that the information you provide is up-to-date and accurate before submitting your application.

Important dates to note

Refer here for the latest updates as dates may be subject to revisions.

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    Application Period
    Online application period10 January - 19 March 2024
    Payment of application fee and online submission of relevant supporting documentsTo be completed within 1 week after admission deadline
    Submission of the 6th semester's Polytechnic results (where applicable)Within 7 working days upon receiving the 6th semester's results from the respective Polytechnics


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    Admission Interviews
    Conducted between Mid-Feb to Mid-May for different programmes

    Format of interview

    All shortlisted applicants will be invited for an interview assessment, conducted in varying formats such as video interviews, face-to-face interviews, or written tests. Those who pass the required assessments will be made an offer. 

    Please note that interviews for most programmes will commence from mid-February to mid-May. The exact period may differ for each programme.

    If you are shortlisted for an interview assessment, you will be notified by email with instructions. Do check your inbox, as well as your junk/spam folder. The order of your programme choices in your application will be duly taken into consideration in your final offer, should you pass the various assessments.

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    Acceptance Window Period

    Offer/Release of application results

    Mid-April - Mid-May 2024
    Acceptance of offer24 May 2024
    Appeal period27 May - 3 June 2024
    Acceptance of offer for appeals1 June - 18 June 2024
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    Matriculation (Submission of declaration form, photo, medical examination report, financial aids, etc.)June 2024
    First-Year Experience (FYE) induction programmes

    FYE: End-August 2024

    Payment of tuition and miscellaneous fees

    14 days from date of Fee Advice
    Exact due date will be reflected on the Fee Advice

    Student’s Pass Online Application & Registration (SOLAR) (required for international students only)

    Submitted four weeks prior to departure for Singapore
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    Academic Calendar

    The Academic Calendar varies across different programmes under different Overseas Universities (OU). Please click on the respective universities for more information about their academic calendar.



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