MSc in Information Studies


Admission Requirements and Procedures

Admission Requirements

To apply to the MSc in Information Studies (IS) programme, you need to meet these minimum requirements:

  • A Bachelor’s degree in any discipline
  • Good communication skills (written and spoken English)
  • Working experience in an information-related field
  • Passion and interest in the information studies field
  • Degree classification second class lower/Honours (Merit) and above or equivalent

    It is compulsory all international applicants must meet the English Language Proficiency Requirement (ELPR):

    Note: The validity period for IELTS/TOEFL scores is two (2) years at the point of application. It is recommended the IELTS sub-scores should not be less than 6.0.

Admission Procedures

There is only one intake in August. Applications for August admission will be open in November and close in end January. The outcome of application will be released from end March onwards via email.

Applications are to be submitted electronically via the Office of Admissions & Financial Aid (OAFA). Applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of S$21.40 when you send in your admission application per programme applied. Applications without application fee will not be processed.

Applicants may check their application or result status online after receiving the acknowledgement receipt of your application via email.

For more information on the admissions procedures, minimum score for English proficiency tests, online application, list and submission of supporting documents and other relevant details, please click here to view the NTU admissions website.