Admission Requirements for the M.Sc.(SCM) Programme



Admission into the M.Sc. (SCM) programme is on a competitive basis. Applicants meeting the minimum requirements below are invited to apply for admission:

  • At least an Honours (with Merit) degree or equivalent in Engineering, Science, Computing, Mathematics, Business Administration or any related discipline.

  • Those with at least 2 years of working experiences in the Logistics/Supply Chain Management industry will be considered favourably under discretionary admission.

  • Test Of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS).

    • Applicants who graduated from Universities where English is not the main medium of instruction (e.g. China, Myanmar, Indonesia, etc) are required to demonstrate their English proficiency by means of TOEFL / IELTS test scores.

    • Applicants can either:

      • (a) submit photocopies of their Test Of English as Foreign Language (TOEFL) or International English Language Testing System (IELTS) scoresheets; or

      • (b) request Educational Testing Services (ETS) to send original TOEFL scores to NUS.

    • The minimum score expected is:

      • i. 600 (for TOEFL paper-based test); or

      • ii. 250 (for TOEFL computer-based test); or

      • iii. 92 (for TOEFL internet-based test); or

      • iv. 6.5 score for IELTS.

  • Candidates who do not submit an official TOEFL/IELTS score by the application closing date will not be considered.

  • The examining authorities for the respective tests are:

    • TOEFL:
      Educational Testing Service (ETS)
      PO Box 6151, Princeton NJ 08541-6151 USA
      Tel: (609) 951-1100 or contact the local United States Information Service
      Website : http://www.ets.org

    • IELTS:
      University of Cambridge Local Examination Syndicate (UCLES)
      1 Hills Road, Cambridge CB1 2EU United Kingdom
      Tel: (01223) 55-3311 or contact the local British Council
      Website : http://www.ielts.org