2. Admission criteria to institutions

  • JC
  • MI
  • Polytechnics
  • ITE

Bonus points for admission

Bonus points are awarded for attainment in co-curricular activities (CCA), language grades and school affiliation.

These points are deducted from your O-Level gross aggregate score to compute the net aggregate score.

You can get a maximum of 4 bonus points from a combination of any of these achievements:

Type of bonus points Bonus points
CCA grade: Excellent, A1 or A2 for admission to all institutions 2
CCA grade: Good, or from B3 to C6 for admission to all institutions 1
English and Higher Mother Tongue Language grade: A1 to C6 for admission to JC or MI 2
Chinese or Malay Special Programmes or Bahasa Indonesia grade: A1 to C6 for admission to JC or MI 2
Selection of your affiliated JC as your 1st or 1st and 2nd choices. 2

You can get an additional 2 bonus points if you are successfully selected for the Chinese, Malay or Tamil Language Elective Programme.