Change of Citizenship Status

Change of Citizenship Status

Important Note
Any request for change in citizenship status must be accompanied by documentary proof. The Registrar’s Office will not be able to update changes without authentication.

International Students (IS) and Singapore Permanent Residents (SPR) who obtain their Singapore permanent residency status or Singapore Citizenship (SC) while studying in SIT are entitled to pay the SPR/SC subsidised tuition fees.

Period of Notification

Effect on Tuition Fees

Notification on change of citizenship status received by the Registrar’s Office within the first two weeks of the new semester/trimester.

Tuition fees will be adjusted to the new rate in the same semester/trimester.

Notification on change of citizenship status received by the Registrar’s Office between Week 3 and the last day of the study week (Week 13).

Tuition fees will be adjusted from the following semester/trimester ONLY.

No appeals to pay the new rates will be entertained.

Procedure:

Upon obtaining Singapore Citizenship/Singapore Permanent Residence
Please e-mail a clear copy of the following relevant supporting documents to the Registrar's Office for verification and to update your official records:

  • Certificate of Citizenship (only applicable to Singapore Citizenship); or
  • Pink/Blue Singapore NRIC Collection Slip; or
  • Pink/Blue Singapore NRIC