Singapore: Admission and visa basics
Updated on Apr 3, 2017 - 6:17 p.m. IST by Team Careers360 #Singapore
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Application timeline - The application is online and opens in October for the session starting in August next year. It is a one time application and takes about 40 minutes to fill an application. It requires a set of supporting documents, all of which can be uploaded. An online application is quite generic. Singapore schools look in a prospective applicant his academics from Grade 9 onwards. Also a good ranking in any academic examinations like NTSC, JSTSE and Olympiads is also given due importance. Singapore schools definitely consider your Grade 12 final results. So it is very important to report your final results within three working days.


Visa Guidelines

After approval from university, you must proceed to the Immigration and Checkpoints Authority for Student’s Pass.
Once your application is successful, you will need to complete the acceptance form, the Student Pass application form and return it to the university.
On receipt of your Acceptance Form and the Student Pass application form, the university will apply for Student Pass from the Singapore Immigration and Check points Authority. The University/Institute will send you a letter from ICA about the approval of your student pass.

Academic Cycle

Session Begins: August

Application Deadline: March

Visa Cycle: At least two months prior to the commencement of your course and not before 6 months

Admission Season and Timeline

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hi.. im planning to do masters in singapore, what are best courses available for electronics and instrumentation engineer and in which singapore universities

Ina 23rd Jan, 2020

You can do your masters in Singapore, but still I prefer you think it twice before you do. Here are some top engineering Universities of Singapore:

  1. National University of Singapore
  2. Nanyang technological University
  3. SIM University
  4. Singapore University of technology and design
  5. Singapore institute of technology
  6. Singapore institute of engineering technologists

Hope this data may help you.
All the best for your bright future.

part time Job jobs in singapore

Ameya Narendra Parkar 21st Jan, 2020
Dear Priya,
I would like to tell you that there are many part time jobs might be available in Singapore.
You need to Google and search for the part-time jobs and also you can find some advisements about the same.
I would suggest you to choose the part time job of your interest only.
It's difficult to predict what exactly is present in Singapore for part time jobs.

I hope this information helps you

All the best

sir am a Indian planning to pursue Masters in Urban Designing in James Cook University. Is that a good university and a good course to get a job in Singapore.?

Kanupriya Gupta 18th Jan, 2020

Dear Aspirant,

James Cook University has started the course of Masters in Urban Designing by collaborating with professionals around the world and therefore, this degree is unique in its ways. This is a collaboration of cultures and they will shine through the course. This course is meant for those who want to change the world through their actions and their career and job opportunities. This Master's degree is only available at this university. The campus is in Singapore from which you wish to pursue and the start dates are February and July. Planning and Urban Design is a 2 year full-time Masters course.

This will help you get a job anywhere in the world in creative roles in all sectors, be it government, not-for-profit, in developing countries where there is a need to impart such knowledge or corporates. As it is singularly established, it will remain a valuable course, wherever you go. You would be able to design cities and would be able to help communities to tackle climate change through your planning. You would be able to work towards issues relating to population, urbanisation, poverty and homelessness, land use and create a culturally inclusive and economically developed environment for those around you. This course will equip you with hazard mapping, planning sub-divisions, ecological sustainability, policy development, environmental law and urban and regional planning. Therefore, you will have special knowledge in the field of tropical planning and you would be able to articulate this knowledge to make a career in politics or research as well if you wish to.

Therefore, it is a good course to move forward with and will surely enable you to get a job in Singapore.

Hope this helps. All the best!


I am a Citizen of India. My Father was working in Singapore as a S pass. Now I compIeted a 12 th in India. I want to Study Engineering in Singapore.What Can I do for Study in Singapore

sarthak goel 31st Dec, 2019

Hello Astil,

You will have to apply to a Singapore university. Since you are an Indian Citizen you will be considered as an international student. Below is the link for some singapore universities:

Below is the link for the application process in singapore universitites:

Since your father is working in Singapore, you may have some additional benefits in applying of VISA or completing some formalities.

Hope this Helps


which university provides undergraduate course of bio technology in singapore?

Yashu Shrivastava 26th Dec, 2019

Hello Sejal

Here is the list of some colleges for Bio Technology in Singapore-

  1. PSB Academy.
  2. NGEE ANN Polytechnic.
  3. Singapore Polytechnic College.
  4. Temasek Polytechnic College.
  5. Management Development Institute Of Singapore.
  6. Republic Polytechnic.
  7. Nanyang Polytechnic.

Hope It Helps

Best Of Luck!

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