In addition to tuition fees, you are required to pay the Compulsory Miscellaneous Fees (CMF). The CMF is also payable when you are away on your Independent Activity Period (IAP), Internship, Co-Curricular Activities and Overseas Exchange Programme. Students are required to pay CMF for 8 terms (i.e. normal course duration). This fee is non-refundable.

The Compulsory Miscellaneous Fees for AY2018 for new and existing students charged on a term basis are as follows:

Compulsory Miscellaneous Fees Singapore Citizens (SC)
and Singapore Permanent Residents (SPR)
International Students
One-time CMF (charged for new enrolment only)
Student Activities & Services (Student Council) S$10.00 S$10.00
Grand Total One-Time Fee (inclusive of GST) S$10.00 S$10.00
CMF per term (charged at the start of each term)
Student Activities & Services (Student Council) S$12.50 S$12.50
Health & Insurance **  
Academic Related  
Sport Facilities S$30.00 S$30.00
Grand Total Term Fee (inclusive of GST)  

** Insurance coverage will cease

  • as at date of conferment for graduating students

  • as at leave approval date or leave start date (whichever is later) for students taking Term Leave of Absence (1 term or more).

Click here for more information on Insurance.

Note: The CMF may be subjected to change annually in January.

Fee Billing and Payment Modes

Students will receive their bills no later than third week from the commencement of each term and payment is due 30 days after billing date. An email notification will be sent to the student's SUTD email account when the bill is ready. Students will be able to check their bills via the SUTD Student Portal. 

Students are able to pay their bills via cheque, cashier order, demand draft, NETS, credit card, GIRO, DBS/POSB ATM, DBS/POSB internet banking and eNETS via the SUTD student portal.

Late Payment Penalties

Late payment fee of S$50.00 will be imposed on the student’s account and negative service indicator (NSI) will be activated for fees remain outstanding more than 30 calendar days from due date. Upon NSI activated, students will not be able to access MyPortal to view exam results, print transcripts, enroll for modules or view class timetable.

Refund Policy

Students who apply for leave of absence or leave SUTD, either through withdrawal of their own accord or termination of candidature by SUTD, after two weeks from commencement of each term will be liable to pay fees for the entire term. Requests for refund will not be considered.

For billing related enquiries, please write to or call +65 6303 6888.