The NUS MBA Entry Requirements


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 seeks individuals who have integrity, strong leadership capabilities and the desire to achieve academic and management excellence. In addition, we are looking for individuals who are mature, motivated, focused and wish to make a positive impact on business and society. Candidates must satisfy the following entry requirements for the MBA programme.

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

workexperience Work Experience
Applicants must have a minimum of two years full-time postgraduate work experience.

gmat GMAT / GRE
All applicants are required to take either the GMAT or GRE exam, regardless of their academic or professional background. We do not have a minimum score required for admission as standardised tests are just one of several admission criteria.

A high score does not guarantee admission, and a below average score does 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 whose undergraduate degree was not taught exclusively in English are required to submit TOEFL / IELTS / PTE scores. The TOEFL code for NUS is 9082 Department Code 02. The IELTS code for NUS is 0677. Visit TOEFL or IELTS for more information.

– TOEFL – Minimum score of 100 for internet-based test. – IELTS – Minimum score of 6.5. – PTE – Minimum score of 68.

Refereereports Referee Reports
Two referee reports are required to complete your application. The referees can be your current employer, previous employer or corporate client.

In the online application system, you are required to provide contact information about your referees. This information is important as it allows us to contact your referees. Via the online application system, you are required to initiate to send out the online referee form to your two referees before you complete your online application. The email will contain information for your referees on how to access and submit the online referee report. The online referee form will only be valid for two weeks after you initiate to send out.

Two referee reports have to be submitted within the application deadlines for the application to be considered as complete.

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Short-listed applicants will be interviewed and may be required to take further evaluation tests if deemed necessary.
The NUS MBA was a perfect match and once-in-a-lifetime experience for me. I could foster global network and cultivate cutting edge knowledge about Asian business protocols as well as global business.
Japan, Class of 2017
2015 Intake, Full time