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

Online Application Guide

We only accept application made through the SUTD online application portal.  Please submit only one electronic application form as duplicate applications would not be processed.

Read through this guide to obtain a better understanding of the steps and documents required for the application.

Steps in the online application

What you need


a: Register an account

Scanned copies of:

  • NRIC (front and back)
    • For Singapore Citizens and Singapore Permanent Residents
  • Passport particulars page
    • For International students

b: Log in to start the online application

c: Account holder declaration

Provision of essential information

d: Provide academic details

Scanned copies of:

  • Academic Transcripts and Certificates (at secondary/junior high and senior high school levels, and university transcript where applicable)
  • Other supporting academic
    documentation where applicable (e.g. English Proficiency test score)

e: Profiling questions

Responses to the questions in the online form

f: Provide testimonials and/or referee’s contact information
  • At least one testimonial / recommendation letter from Principal / high school teacher (preferably teaching Maths / Science)
  • Referee’s email address

g: Provide list of co-curricular activities and any other supplemental information.

Scanned copies of supporting documents (e.g. School Graduation Certificate or equivalent), listing co-curricular activities records, achievements and any other additional information, such as video links and portfolios are optional

Submission of application

h: Applicant declaration


i: Submission of online application
Note: We do not charge an application fee.


Candidate Evaluation

  • Admission to the University is based on competition and merit. Applicants will be assessed on their academic standing along with other achievements.
  • All shortlisted applicants will be required to attend an interview with SUTD. This is to help us get to know you better and add textures to support your online application.