Advisory and Updates on COVID-19 (Coronavirus Disease 2019):

Admissions Process

Update: 6 July 2020
Students whose overseas study plans have been disrupted due to the COVID-19 pandemic may consider the following: 

  • Students who have been studying in overseas universities and who wish to apply for transfer to SUTD, or study in SUTD as a non-graduating student for a semester, can write to for more information. Qualified students will need to submit your application by 31 July 2020.

  • Students who are midway through their overseas studies can also consider enrolling in our Continuing Education and Training (CET) courses offered by SUTD Academy (application and course details on the SUTD Academy webpage).

Applications for Admissions Exercise 2020 has now closed.
The following application process for Admissions Exercise 2020 is for reference:

Application Steps

What it is

Apply online

Check that you meet the requirements for the qualification you are applying with and apply within the application period. The online form will require you to provide the following:

  • personal details
  • academic results – high school final exam as well as secondary school Year 4 results 
  • listing of key co-curricular activities, awards or achievements,
  • testimonial or referees’ contact details
  • responses to a few short response questions 

You only need to submit one application form for consideration of admission and scholarship. We do not charge an application fee. A guide to our application form can be found here.


You will generally be notified within a month upon your application submission if you are shortlisted for an admission interview. The interview format may vary depending on your application profile and the programme shortlisted for.

In view of the current COVID-19 situation, all interviews will be conducted online.

Outcome notification

If you are successful in your application, you will be notified of your offer of admission and/or scholarship within three weeks after the interview, and will be able to download your offer letter online.

If you have not been successful, you will generally be notified of the outcome within 2 months of your application or interview.




If you wish to appeal against SUTD's admissions decision, you are required to submit an online appeal within 2 weeks following notification of the application outcome. Your appeal must represent significant and compelling new academic and/or personal information that was not present at the time of application and which brings merit for reconsideration.

Only appeals submitted through the online application portal will be considered. This is accessible to applicants who have submitted an application in this current admissions exercise, and have received outcomes of their application. Appeals via any other avenues will not be considered. Appeals can be submitted here after logging into SUTD Admissions system.

Acceptance of offer

The deadline to accept our offer will be stated in your offer letter.

Please refer to instructions in the offer letter.


You will be informed on the matriculation details via email/post after you have accepted our offer. 

Information is correct as of 6 July 2020 and is subject to change.