Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)

SUSS provides an applied education that targets both fresh school leavers and adult learners, in the domain of the social sciences, as well as in disciplines that have a strong impact on human and community development. It offers a diverse range of courses with more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programmes across 5 schools, delivered in flexible and modular pathways.

SUSS provides an applied education that targets both fresh school leavers and adult learners, in the domain of the social sciences, and disciplines that have a strong impact on human and community development. It offers more than 80 undergraduate and graduate programmes in 5 schools:

  • S R Nathan School of Human Development
  • School of Business
  • School of Humanities and Behavioural Sciences
  • School of Law
  • School of Science and Technology

These programmes are available in full-time and part-time study modes in flexible and modular pathways to cater to both fresh school leavers and adult learners. The university’s diverse student profile allows fresh school leavers to take classes alongside adult part-time students with work experience, which provides a rich and unique learning experience.

Learn more about the different timelines for:

SUSS' e-learning facilities and modular programme structure also enable students to more flexibly balance pursuing a university education with other commitments. The curricula and methodologies are developed by experienced academic and industry experts to equip students with knowledge, key competencies and soft skills that aim to position SUSS graduates for future employment.

Full-time Programmes

Select your profile to learn about the minimum entry requirements and admissions application timeline:

  • A-level graduate
  • Polytechnic graduate
  • IB graduate

Full-time Programmes — School of Law

You need to complete the UK Law National Aptitude Test and have one of the following qualifications:
  • GCE A-Level certificate with 3 passes (prior to 2006) or 3 H2 passes (for 2006 onwards).
  • Diploma from a local polytechnic, NUS High School, or International Baccalaureate Organisation.

Application timeline

KEY DATES
1 Jan to 15 Jul 2022

Apply for Degree courses

You can apply for the courses here.
By 30 Nov 2022

Notification of offers

If successful, you will receive a notification of offers.
Feb to May 2022

Notification of offers

If shortlisted, you will have to attend selection interview. Successful applicants will receive a notification of offer. Unsuccessful applicants will be notified by end May 2022.
Oct to Nov 2022

Appeal for courses

You can appeal for the outcome of application here.
By 15 Dec 2022

Acceptance of offers

You can accept or reject the offer by the deadline stated in the notification of offers.

Part-time Programmes

To apply, you must be:

  • A Singapore Citizen, Permanent Resident or a resident in Singapore.
  • At least 21 years old.
  • Currently employed on a full-time basis, or have 2 years of full-time work experience. Applicants who have fully completed National Service will be deemed to have fulfilled the work experience criterion.

You need to have one of the following qualifications:

  • GCE A-Level certificate with 2 passes (prior to 2006) or 2 H2 passes (for 2006 onwards).
  • Diploma from a local polytechnic, NUS High School, or International Baccalaureate Organisation.

Some programmes may have additional requirements. Refer to the individual programme pages for details.

  • Applicants with an ITE diploma or other diplomas with an acceptable score for SAT or ACT (with writing) may be considered on a case-by-case basis.
  • Applications without the SAT or ACT score may be given a provisional offer to take courses under the SUSS Continuing Education and Training Scheme on a case-by-case basis. If you meet the conditions of the provisional offer, you may progress to the undergraduate programme. Scores must be obtained within the last 5 years up to the year of application for consideration.
  • Jul 2022 intake
  • Jan 2023 intake

Learn more on the admission exercises and programmes offered

Graduate Employment Survey (GES)

GES is jointly conducted by NTU, NUS, SIT, SMU, SUSS and SUTD annually to survey the employment conditions of graduates about 6 months after their final examinations.

Download SUSS GES report (608kb)