Application & Posting Outcome
The Direct Admissions Exercise (DAE) is open to applicants who are not eligible to apply under the following exercises:
If you are an international student who is applying for admission using international qualifications, please click here.
You may click on the following links for more information.
For a visual illustration of a student’s experience through the respective DAE exercises, please click the links in the table below.
For more information on the RP courses that you are eligible to apply, please visit the RP Full-Time Courses page.
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DAE (GCE 'O'-level)
The interview period is published to guide applicants to plan their activities so as to be available to attend the interview if shortlisted. Interview is an additional assessment to evaluate applicant’s suitability for the diploma courses. Admissions to RP is finally based on academic merit and available vacancies at the point of posting.
*Applicants who wish to appeal for the DAE result can submit an application via the DAE application portal from 31st Mar 2017, 10am until 10th Apr 2017, 2pm.
DAE (Returning SG/PR with local or foreign qualifications)
DAE (ITE Discretionary)
DAE (GCE 'A'-level)
DAE (International qualifications)
Singapore Cambridge GCE 'O' Level
Shortlisted candidates who participated in the ITE Holistic exercise may be called up for an interview for further assessment. The interview will be conducted by the lecturers, on a case-by-case basis, to assess candidates based on other criteria (such as passion, aptitude) for admission to the diploma courses.
Shortlisted candidates will be assessed on their suitability for entry to all their course choices first and may be considered for courses beyond their course choices.
Returning SC/PR with local or international qualifications
Shortlisted candidates who have applied through the DAE may be called up for an interview for further assessment. The interview will be conducted by the lecturers, on a case-by-case basis, to assess candidates based on other criteria (such as passion, aptitude) for admission to the diploma courses.
You can click on the following link to download a preview copy of the application form.
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