Eligibility
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 Eligibility

Applicant must be a Singapore citizen, permanent resident or a resident in Singapore and possess an undergraduate degree or an equivalent qualification from a recognised institution1.

1 For SUSS graduate programmes that are conducted in English Language, you must meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement (ELPR) of having at least an IELTS (Academic) score of 6.5 or a TOEFL score of 580 (paper-based) or 237 (computer-based) or 85 (Internet-based) [IELTS/TOEFL score must be obtained within the last 2 years at point of application] IF:

  1. ​your undergraduate degree is not awarded by an English-medium University, OR
  2. your undergraduate degree is awarded by an English-medium University but the language of instruction was not English.

Applicant with an undergraduate degree that was conducted in English but awarded by a non-English medium University must produce an official letter from the University to certify as such in order to seek waiver of the ELPR requirement.

Additional admission requirements may be applicable to some programmes.

Shortlisted candidates may be required to undergo one or more interviews and/or take such written admission or other evaluation tests as may be prescribed by the Singapore University of Social Sciences from time to time.

The offer of admission is dependent on the number of places available in individual programmes. The decision of the Admissions Committee of the University is final and binding. The University reserves the right to refuse admission and is not obliged to offer an explanation for the non-admission of unsuccessful candidates.​​​