The NUS MBA Entry Requirements

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The NUS MBA seeks outstanding individuals with strong leadership capabilities and the drive to achieve academic and managerial excellence, as well as the desire to make a positive impact on business and society. If you fit this description, apply to the NUS MBA programme and start your future today.


The NUS MBA

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Good Undergraduate Degree
  • Applicants must have a strong academic record in any undergraduate field from a reputable academic institution.

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Work Experience
  • Applicants must have a minimum of two years full-time post-undergraduate work experience.

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GMAT / GRE GMAT / GRE / EA
  • As we consider candidates’ profile holistically, a high score does not guarantee admission, and a lower score may not eliminate a candidate. Scores may be self-reported; however, should you receive an offer of admission, official scores will then be requested for verification.
  • Applicants for the Part Time MBA with 7 years of work experience and above may be considered for GMAT waiver if applications are submitted before 31st March 2020. GMAT waivers are granted on exceptional basis.  Applicants with more than 7 years of work experience are highly encouraged to take the Executive Assessment (EA) before submitting their application to the Part Time MBA programme.
  • You are required to indicate your GMAT/GRE and TOEFL / IELTS results in the application portal under the “Other Tests” section. Your official score report must be sent to the NUS Business School directly. GMAT codes are DRT-MK-35 (Full Time MBA) or DRT-MK-59 (Part Time MBA). GRE DI code is 7539. Please upload your EA score report in the ‘Documents Upload’ section in the application portal.

TOEFL

TOEFL / IELTS / PTE
  • Applicants whose undergraduate degree was not taught exclusively in English are required to submit TOEFL / IELTS scores. The TOEFL code for NUS is 9082 Department Code 02. The IELTS code for NUS is 0677.
  • TOEFL – Minimum score of 100 for internet-based test. | IELTS – Minimum score of 6.5.

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Referee Reports
  • Two professional referee reports are required to complete your application. The referees can be your current employer, previous employer or corporate client, who would be able to provide an accurate professional evaluation for you. Only referee reports submitted via the MBA admissions portal using the online referee template will be considered.
  • The online referee form has a validity period of two weeks upon your initiation to your referee. Both referee reports have to be submitted within the application deadlines for the application to be considered complete.

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Interview
  • Short-listed applicants will be invited for an admissions interview and may be required to take further evaluation tests if deemed necessary.

EP or Residency Pass

Valid Employment Pass or Residency Pass (For Part-Time Applicants)
  • Applicants are required to have a valid Employment Pass or a Residency Pass in order to be eligible for the Part-Time programme.
NUS MBA is a journey of self discovery, culture immersion and leadership improvement. The most valuable asset I learnt is “leading from who you are”.
YANG XIAO LU
China, Class of 2017
2015 Intake, Full time