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Admissions & Fees

Admission Requirements

The minimum entry requirement for admission into the Master of Science in Information Systems programme is a Bachelor degree in a relevant discipline.

Other requirements include:

TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) - International Test

Applicants must demonstrate proficiency in the English language. Applicants whose medium of instruction for their Bachelor degree is not in English are required to submit TOEFL (international test) scores. For TOEFL registration information, please visit the website . SMU's TOEFL institution code is 9014.

At least two academic referees' reports are required for each application.

GRE (Graduate Record Examinations)
GMAT (Graduate Management Admission Test)
Applicants are also required to submit GRE General Test scores, though exemptions may be granted on a case-by-case basis. For GRE registration information, please visit the website SMU's GRE institution code is 2861. Test taken within 5 years will be accepted.


Students who are interested in pursuing the area of Information Systems & Management (ISM) may choose to substitute the GRE scores with GMAT scores. Tests taken within 5 years will be accepted. The GMAT code for this programme is F8D-Z4-31.

Programme Fees

This programme is offered on a self-funded basis only.

Programme fees1 (inclusive of GST) applicable to intakes from August 2017 onwards:

SGD $15 Singaporeans/Singapore Permanent Residents SGD $400
  International Students SGD $500


Nationality Per Academic Year Total Fees (2 years)
Singaporeans SGD $10,200 SGD $20,400
Singapore Permanent Residents SGD $14,280 SGD $28,560
International Students SGD $33,966 SGD $67,932

1 The Singapore Management University reserves the right to alter fees as appropriate.

Last updated on 02 Jun 2017 .