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THE ABERDEEN-CURTIN
                                                                                                  ALLIANCE
                                                                                                  The Aberdeen-Curtin Alliance was established
                                                                                                  in early 2017, combining 500 years of
                                                                                                  academic strength, history and tradition at
                                                                                                  Scotland’s University of Aberdeen with the
                                                                                                  ambition and innovation of Curtin University.

A GLOBAL EDUCATION
From tailored study tours to professional internships and short courses, you
                                                                                                             DUBAI
have access to a large range of international opportunities to gain a truly
                                                                                                             At Curtin University Dubai you'll study in a city
global educational experience.                                                                               famed for its luxury lifestyle, architecture and
                                                                                                             geographical importance. The campus provide
CURTIN CAMPUSES                                EXCHANGE AND STUDY ABROAD                                     flexible access to highly regarded programs fo
We are internationally connected, with         You can choose to go on a short-term                          students in the Middle East, India, Africa and
campuses located across five countries and     program, undertake an international                           Central Asia.
partnerships with more than 130 tertiary       internship, engage in a volunteer program
education institutions worldwide. You’ll       or challenge yourself by going on an
receive a globally relevant education that     exchange to one of our many partner
encourages you to develop intercultural        universities in Africa, Asia, Europe, North
awareness, visit other countries and add       America or South America.
international experience to your résumé.
                                               FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE
CROSS-CAMPUS                                   You may have access to travel grants and
Our academic programs are the same             loans, including scholarships and travel
across all Curtin campuses, so if your         bursaries to help with your travel costs.
course is available at a different location,
                                               studyabroad.curtin.edu.au
you can study part of your course
on another campus easily – with no
interruption to your studies.

                                                                               MAURITIUS
                                                                               Two thousand kilometres off the
                                                                               south east coast of Africa, the
                                                                               tropical island of Mauritius blends
                                                                               cultures from Europe, Africa
                                                                               and Asia. Here you'll receive an
                                                                               internationally recognised education
                                                                               and can sample a variety of exciting
                                                                               leisure activities and sports.
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SINGAPORE
     Singapore is one of the world’s most cosmopolitan
     cities and one of the major economic hubs of Asia.
     Curtin Singapore is the perfect place to immerse
     yourself in the world of international business and
     commerce or you could choose to study mass
     communications or nursing here.

                                                           MALAYSIA
                                                           Located near the city of Miri, Sarawak, on the
                                                           island of Borneo, Curtin University Malaysia has
                                                           a beautiful garden campus nestled between
                                                           the world’s oldest rainforest and the South
                                                           China Sea. You can enjoy warm weather all
                                                           year, indulge in the local culture and food, and
                                                           discover the area’s natural wonders.

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                                                                 KALGOORLIE
                                                                 Curtin Kalgoorlie puts Curtin
                                                                 students in the heart of WA's
                                                                 historic mining region.

                                                           PERTH
                                                           Perth is a stunning, vibrant and multicultural
                                                           city and the ideal place to mix study with sports,
                                                           activities, dining and relaxation.
                                                           Curtin Perth is located just six kilometres from
                                                           the city centre. It is a place of inspiration, with
                                                           technology-rich learning spaces, high-impact
                                                           research and a wide range of courses that
                                                           prepare you for your future career.

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A GLOBAL UNIVERSITY

    Start your career with a globally recognised degree from a university ranked among the
    best in the world.

    Curtin University welcomes more than              Curtin University has risen through
    56,000 students from all over the world           international university rankings in recent
    to its campuses in Australia, Malaysia,           years as its reputation continues to grow.
    Singapore, Dubai and Mauritius. Some              The University is now ranked in the top
    of our courses allow you to move                  one per cent of universities worldwide in         Ranked in the top 1 per cent of
    between campuses during your studies,             the prestigious Academic Ranking of World
    providing invaluable personal and                 Universities 2020.
                                                                                                           universities worldwide
    academic opportunities.                                                                                Academic Ranking of World
                                                      Curtin University is also placed 17th                    Universities, 2020
    Established in 1986, Curtin University takes      globally for universities under the age of 50
    its name from the widely respected former         in the QS 50 Under 50 Rankings 2021 and
    Prime Minister of Australia, John Curtin,         received five-stars for overall excellence in
    and embraces his philosophy to “look ever         the QS Stars University Ratings.
    forward”, instilling a culture of innovation in
    its teaching and research.

       VISION                                                                                         Five-star overall excellence rating
                                                                                                        QS Stars University Ratings 2019
       A recognised global leader
       in research, education
       and engagement.

       OUR MISSION
       Transform lives and
       communities through
       education and research.

       OUR VALUES                                                                                           Ranked 34th in the
       Integrity – to act ethically,                                                                     Young University Rankings
       honestly and with fairness.                                                                          Times Higher Education
                                                                                                         World University Ranking, 2020
       Respect – to listen, value
       and acknowledge.
       Courage – to lead, take
       responsibility and question.
       Excellence – to strive for
       excellence and distinction.
       Impact – to empower, enable                                                                           Risen to 217th in the
       and inspire.                                                                                             world rankings
                                                                                                      QS World University Rankings, 2020-21

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Singapore

                                                                                                                    curtin.edu.sg

Study in one of the world's most cosmopolitan cities and receive a quality education at
Curtin's Singapore campus.

Curtin Singapore, established in 2008,         FEE PROTECTION SCHEME
gives students access to a flexible, superb    One important aspect of the EduTrust
education in one of the world’s most           framework is the Fee Protection Scheme
cosmopolitan cities. Students at Curtin        (FPS). Compulsory for both international
Singapore can expect to build life skills,     and local students, the FPS serves to
join an international community and                                                           Identical certificate awarded
                                               protect students against the loss of tuition
become part of a forward-thinking culture                                                      in both Singapore and Australia
                                               fees due to malpractice by the course
committed to sharing innovative ideas.         providers and in the event that a private
Whether you study at Curtin Singapore or       education institution (PEI) is unable to
at any Curtin University campuses, you         continue operations due to insolvency and/
can graduate with the skills to launch your    or regulatory closure.
career anywhere in the world.
                                               PEI-STUDENT CONTRACT
CAMPUS LOCATION AND FACILITIES
                                               The PEI-Student Contract is a legally
Curtin Singapore is located 10 minutes         binding contract between Curtin
from the central business district and has     Singapore and Curtin Singapore
a wide range of facilities that make student   students that embodies the following
life more convenient and productive.           mandatory requirements:
Lifestyle facilities include on-campus food
                                               • clear definition of course details—             Flexible transfer option
outlets, student lounges, gymnasium and
basketball court, while academic facilities      course title, the qualification awarded,       between Singapore and Perth
such as the library, campus-wide wireless        course duration
internet and computer labs support your        • full disclosure of all costs for tuition/
learning experience.                             non-tuition fees
                                               • clear definition of the refund policy
COMMITTEE FOR                                  • clear definition of dispute resolution
PRIVATE EDUCATION                                mechanisms.
The Committee for Private Education            Curtin Singapore students will be issued
(CPE) is part of SkillsFuture Singapore        with a comprehensive PEI-Student Contract
(SSG) and governs private education in         with their Letter of Offer.
Singapore. Curtin Singapore fully supports
the legislation and works strictly within                                                          Fast track programs
the EduTrust framework. Curtin Singapore
                                                                                              through trimester academic year
has achieved EduTrust Certification and
implemented mandatory requirements
such as Fee Protection Scheme and the use
of a PEI-Student Contract as required by
the CPE.

                                                                                                  Practical coursework
                                                                                              ensuring industry ready graduates

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EXPERIENCE THE
    MOST LIVEABLE CITY IN ASIA1

    Singapore is a city where the young and ambitious thrive, it’s a land where cultures blend, opportunities abound, and the nightlife is
    exhilarating and vibrant.

    Singapore offers a unique concentration             Packed with concerts and exciting              LIVING COSTS IN SINGAPORE
    of different leisure experiences to enhance         entertainment options, Singapore’s vibrant     Your day-to-day living costs will vary based
    your education journey, from its distinctive        events calendar means that there is always     on your tastes, interests and financial
    cultures and dining experiences, to a vibrant       something to do on this sunny island.          position. You should plan a budget to suit
    arts scene and world class shopping venues.         Annual highlights include the multicultural    your needs, but make sure it is flexible
                                                        dance, music and visual feast at Chingay       enough to allow for changes. Singapore is a
    Studying at Curtin Singapore means getting
                                                        Parade and the spectacular fireworks finale    large city with a range of options to suit the
    a leading education in an exciting and
                                                        at Marina Bay Singapore countdown party.       lifestyle you choose.
    modern setting while enjoying great quality
    of life in one of the safest cities in the world.
                                                        STAY IN TOUCH WITH THE PEOPLE                   LIVING EXPENSES            (SGD$)
                                                        YOU LOVE
    ENJOY SOME OF THE WORLD’S BEST                                                                      Accommodation             $700 to $2,000 per month
    FOOD AND ENTERTAINMENT                              Since Singapore is located in the same time
                                                                                                        Public transport          $100 to $150 per month
                                                        zone as countries like Malaysia, Hong Kong,
    A nation of food enthusiasts, the                                                                   Food                      $450 to $750 per month
                                                        China and Philippines, it’s convenient to
    city’s culinary landscape has evolved
                                                        contact your loved ones while you study.        Communication             $30 to $220 per month
    tremendously in recent years and has
    expanded in range and variety. Beyond               Alternatively, why not catch the next flight    Recreation                $200 to $500 per month
    the astounding array of authentic street            home? Singapore’s international airport is
    food and an emerging scene of innovative            well served by flights connecting the region   Source: www.contactsingapore.sg/en/investors-
    new dining concepts at a vast range of              with the world. Frequent flights and a broad   business-owners/why-singapore/about-singapore/
                                                                                                       cost-of-living-calculator, January 2020. These tables
    price points, Singapore is also home to             choice of airlines mean it's easy for you to   are intended as a guide only. Prices are accurate at the
    interesting venues that provide hands-on            visit home.                                    time of publication and are subject to change. For more
    culinary experiences. In Singapore, food                                                           information about living and studying in Singapore,
    forms a central part of culture and is always                                                      visit curtin.edu.sg.
                                                        TRANSPORT AND GETTING AROUND
    accessible no matter where you are.                                                                1. Singapore is rated as Asia's most liveable city in
                                                        Transportation within Singapore is a breeze.
                                                                                                           the world in the Mercer’s 20th annual Quality of
                                                        A well-connected public transport system           Living survey.
                                                        and road network enables easy access to
                                                        Singapore’s world-class attractions such as
                                                        Singapore Zoo, Gardens by the Bay, Clarke
                                                        Quay and Universal Studios, as well as
                                                        excellent shopping opportunities.

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Orchard Road

                             Chinatown       Southern Ridges

               Central Business District

Merlion Park             Sentosa Island    Gardens by the Bay

  Haji Lane           Marina Bay Sands       Henderson Wave

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LIFE AT CURTIN

    With so much to see, do and experience, university life can be an exciting and fulfilling experience. To ensure it’s not a daunting one,
    Curtin offers a range of services and support programs to make your time at university enjoyable, inclusive and productive.

    CAREER                                         COMMUNITY                                       WELLBEING
    CAREER CENTRE                                  STUDENT COMMITTEE                               ACCOMMODATION
    The centre’s staff will equip you with new     This dedicated body of selected students        We know how important safe, comfortable
    skills and knowledge to improve how you        organise and run activities for all students    and convenient housing is for students,
    communicate with future employers. The         both on and off campus. If you are interested   which is why we are here to help. Upon
    centre can also connect you to industry,       in volunteering and becoming a part of the      accepting your offer, you can request an
    allowing you the opportunity to gain greater   Student Committee, you can submit an            accommodation booking form to explain
    exposure and learn from the experience of      email application.                              your preference in advance.
    working professionals.                         studentcomm@curtin.edu.sg                       accommodations@curtin.edu.sg
    careers@curtin.edu.sg
                                                   STUDENT ACTIVITIES                              COUNSELLING SERVICES
    ALUMNI                                         There is a wide range of activities provided,   Counselling is available to all Curtin
    Join a thriving Curtin alumni and build        from trips to the parks, to adventurous         Singapore students, to discuss issues
    valuable connections to help you succeed in    expeditions such as kayaking and cycling.       of concern that may not be easily
    today’s competitive global market.             If you are looking for something challenging,   communicated with family or friends. The
    alumni.curtin.edu.au                           you can take part in the many competitions      Curtin Singapore Counselling Service is
                                                   we organise, such as pool, basketball and       independent, confidential and free to all
                                                   charity runs.                                   students. The service allows students to
                                                   campus.events@curtin.edu.sg                     seek advice on academic matters, study
                                                                                                   and learning strategies, career and course
                                                                                                   changes, cross-cultural and personal issues.
                                                                                                   counselling@curtin.edu.sg
                                                           "Throughout this early                  GRIEVANCE PROCEDURES
                                                            stage of my career,
                                                                                                   Curtin has official procedures in place
                                                            Curtin has prepared me                 to assist students in resolving concerns
                                                            to face the real world                 about academic and other matters
                                                            challenge by giving me                 which are set out in the Curtin Singapore
                                                            practical assignments to               Student Handbook.
                                                                                                   feedback@curtin.edu.sg
                                                            be done individually and
                                                            in teams. As working in
                                                            team is really important
                                                            for my current job, I
                                                            can communicate and
                                                            work well with my team
                                                            mates from different
                                                            backgrounds."

                                                            Erika Paramitha Atmadjaj
                                                            Bachelor of Commerce
                                                            (Accounting and Finance)

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PATHWAYS

If you don't meet our minimum entry requirements, you may complete a program at Navitas English, Curtin College or both. These
pathways enable you to study at different levels and progress to an undergraduate or postgraduate course at Curtin Singapore.

PATHWAY                                                                                        CURTIN COLLEGE DIPLOMA
If you don't meet our minimum entry requirements, you may                                      If you don’t meet the University’s academic entry requirements,
complete a program at Navitas English, Curtin College or both.                                 Curtin College offers an option to transition from a diploma
These pathways enable you to study at a number of different levels                             straight into the second year of the corresponding Curtin University
and progress to an undergraduate or postgraduate course at Curtin                              bachelor program in Commerce or Mass Communication.
Singapore.
                                                                                               Curtin College Diploma progression pathway
NAVITAS ENGLISH
If you don't meet the English language entry score required for your
program, consider first taking the Diploma of English for Academic
Purposes program at Navitas English. The Diploma consists of four
10-week modules: two General English modules and two Academic                                                                                                     Year 3 Degree
English modules.                                                                                                                                                   (8 months)

Diploma of English for Academic Purposes progression pathway                                                                                                      Year 2 Degree
                                                                                                                                                                   (8 months)

                                                                                                                                 Diploma (Stage 2)                Year 1 Degree
                                                                                                                                    (8 months)                     (8 months)

                                                                                                       Year 12                   Diploma (Stage 1)
                                                                                                   (or equivalent)                  (8 months)

                                                                                                       Year 11
                                                         Curtin College                            (or equivalent)
                                                       pathway programs,                       Students progressing from Diploma of Commerce to Bachelor of Commerce double major in
        Academic English 3                              Curtin University                      Management & Human Resource Management are required to complete one additional unit
            10 weeks                                   undergraduate and                       (four months).
                                                     postgraduate programs                     Refer to page 10 for more details on entry requirements.

        Academic English 2                                                                     COURSE TYPES
            10 weeks
                                                                                               UNDERGRADUATE
                                                                                               Bachelor degree: A bachelor degree is the first degree earned at a
         General English 3                                                                     university. At Curtin, it is awarded for completing an undergraduate
     (Intermediate) 10 weeks
                                                                                               course of study.

                                                                                               POSTGRADUATE
        General English 2
  (Pre-intermediate) 10 weeks                                                                  Graduate certificate: As a short vocationally-oriented program,
                                                                                               graduate certificate courses are designed to develop skills in a
                                                                                               specialised area of study.
• On successful completion of Academic English 2 with minimum 50 per cent passing mark
for courses with English entry requirement of IELTS 5.5 with no bands below 5.5 or IELTS 5.5   Graduate diploma: The graduate diploma is a specialised,
with no bands below 5.0.
                                                                                               vocationally orientated award usually completed in two trimesters
• On successful completion of Academic English 3 with minimum 50 per cent passing mark         on a full-time study mode, or four trimesters on a part-time study
for courses with English entry requirement of IELTS 6.0 with no bands below 6.0.               mode. Entry is usually based on completion of a bachelor degree.
• On successful completion of Academic English 3 with minimum 65 per cent passing mark
                                                                                               Master degree: A school may accept you into a master degree
for courses with English entry requirement of IELTS 6.5 with no bands below 6.0.
                                                                                               provided you hold appropriate qualifications as decided by the head
                                                                                               of school.

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PROGRAM LISTINGS

    For the latest course information, visit curtin.edu.sg.

                                                                                                                                             TOTAL INDICATIVE COURSE FEE SGD$

    COURSE NAME
                                                                                                                                             INTERNATIONAL    DOMESTIC
                                                                                                    DURATION    INTAKE          STUDY MODE
                                                                                                                                             STUDENTS         STUDENTS

    BUSINESS

    Diploma of Commerce (Stage 1)                                                                   8 months    Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    13,920           9,744

    Diploma of Commerce (Stage 2)                                                                   8 months    Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    17,960           12,572

    Bachelor of Commerce                                                                            2 or        Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    53,880           37,716
    Single majors in:                                   Double majors in:                           3 years
    – Accounting                                        – Accounting and Banking
    – Finance                                           – Accounting and Finance
    – International Business                            – Banking and Finance
    – Logistics and Supply Chain Management            – Finance and Management
    – Management                                        – Finance and Marketing
    – Marketing                                         – Logistics and Supply Chain Management
                                                           and Marketing
                                                        – Management and Marketing
                                                        – Management and Human Resource Management
                                                        – Marketing and Advertising

    Master of International Business                                                                1 year      Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    35,880           35,880

    Master of Supply Chain Management                                                               1 year      Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    33,540           33,540

    HUMANITIES

    Diploma of Arts and Creative Industries (Stage 1)                                               8 months    Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    13,920           9,744

    Diploma of Arts and Creative Industries (Stage 2)                                               8 months    Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    17,960           12,572

    Bachelor of Communications (Top-up) Double streams in:
    - Journalism and Marketing
                                                                                                    16 months   Feb, Jul, Nov   Full-time    35,920           25,144
    - Journalism and Web Media
    - Web Media and Marketing
    HEALTH SCIENCES

    Bachelor of Science (Nursing) Conversion Program for Registered Nurses (Top-up)                 2 years     Feb, Jul        Part-time    N/A              20,080

    Graduate Certificate in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Practice                                   8 months    Feb             Part-time    N/A              5,300 and 3,000
                                                                                                                                                              clinical placement
                                                                                                                                                              fees payable to the
                                                                                                                                                              clinical placement
                                                                                                                                                              provider

    Graduate Diploma in Wound, Ostomy and Continence Practice                                       16 months   Feb             Part-time    N/A              15,900 and 3,000
                                                                                                                                                              clinical placement
                                                                                                                                                              fees payable to the
                                                                                                                                                              clinical placement
                                                                                                                                                              provider

    Master of Science (Health Practice) Clinical Leadership Major                                   2 years     Feb, Jul        Part-time    N/A              31,800
                                                                                                    4 months

    SCIENCE & ENGINEERING

    Graduate Certificate in Predictive Analytics                                                    8 – 12      Feb, Jul        Part-time    N/A              11,520
                                                                                                    months

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1.   All fees are inclusive of seven per cent GST.
    NON-TUITION FEES (SGD$)                                                   INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS                 DOMESTIC STUDENTS
                                                                                                                                                                2.   The tuition fee (shown in Singaporean
    Administration fee                                                        600                                    150                                             dollars) listed are indicative and subject
    Medical insurance*                                                        43.87                                  43.87                                           to annual increases, and charged on a
                                                                                                                                                                     trimester or semester basis. The tuition
    Group Hospital and Surgical Insurance for COVID-19**                      90.95                                  NA                                              fees are based on a normal full-time
    Fee Protection Scheme insurance#                                          Course dependent                       Course dependent                                workload of 100 credits per trimester
                                                                                                                                                                     or part-time workload of 50 credits per
                                                                                                                                                                     semester unless otherwise stated. The
    *    Curtin Singapore has in place a medical insurance scheme for all its students as required by CPE under EduTrust certification scheme. Local students
         can opt out of the medical insurance if students can provide proof of adequate medical insurance coverage. For more information, visit curtin.edu.sg        indicative fee is a guide as to what the
    **   Group Hospital and Surgical Insurance for COVID-19 will cover hospitalisation costs at Singapore Government or Singapore Government Restructured            actual tuition fee will be, as the actual
         Hospitals due to COVID-19 infections only.                                                                                                                  tuition fee is not calculated until enrolment
    #    The Fee Protection Scheme (FPS) insurance aims to protect students’ paid fees in accordance with a master insurance policy, standard student                is completed. To calculate the actual course
         contract and the Curtin Singapore refund policy. For more information on the Curtin Singapore Refund Policy, please visit curtin.edu.sg or contact          fee, you can refer to the unit (subject) fee
         finance@curtin.edu.sg.                                                                                                                                      that is listed at curtin.edu.sg.

INDICATIVE CUT-OFF SCORES

GCE
A-LEVELS/        GCE
                                                                                            UNITED
STPM             O-LEVELS IB             UEC          CHINA       INDIA      INDONESIA                  VIETNAM      IELTS       OTHERS                                      REMARKS
                                                                                            STATES
(BEST OF 2       /SPM
SUBJECTS)

N/A              4 passes     18         4 passes     SM2 70      10+1       SMA2 70        Year 11     Year 11      5.5 (5.0)   N/A                                         N/A
                                                                  50%                       GPA 1.0     6.0

2                N/A          20         2 Bs and     SM3 70      10+2       SMA3 60 +      Year 12 + Year 12        5.5 (5.5)   N/A                                         N/A
                                         2 Cs                     55%        SKHUN          SAT 750 6.0

5                N/A          24         15           Gao Kao     ISC        SMA3 80 +      Year 12 + Year 12        6.0 (6.0)   N/A                                         Students progressing from
                                                      67%         60%        SKHUN          SAT 1000 8.0                                                                     Diploma of Commerce (Stage 2)
                                                                                                                                                                             will complete this program over 16
                                                                                                                                                                             months and course fee is
                                                                                                                                                                             pro-rated accordingly.

N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          6.5 (6.0)   A bachelor degree from a                    Applicants with a minimum of two
                                                                                                                                 recognised university.                      years leadership experience in a
                                                                                                                                                                             senior role, in relevant industry
                                                                                                                                                                             settings may be eligible for a
                                                                                                                                                                             maximum of 100 credits of Credit
                                                                                                                                                                             for Recognised Learning.

N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          6.5 (6.0)   A bachelor degree in a relevant          N/A
                                                                                                                                 discipline from a recognised university.

N/A              4 passes     18         4 passes     SM2 70      10+1       SMA2 70        Year 11     Year 11      5.5 (5.0)   N/A                                         N/A
                                                                  50%                       GPA 1.0     6.0

                              20         2 Bs and     SM3 70      10+2       SMA3 60 +      Year 12 + Year 12
2                N/A                                                                                                 6.0 (6.0)   N/A                                         N/A
                                         2 Cs                     55%        SKHUN          SAT 750 6.0

                                                                                                                                 A polytechnic diploma in a relevant         This is a top-up program and c
N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          6.5 (6.0)   discipline or Diploma of Arts and           overs year two and year three
                                                                                                                                 Creative Industries (Stage 2).              of the full degree program.

N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          7.0 (6.5) Graduate of a 3-year Diploma                  This is a top-up program and covers
                                                                                                                               in Nursing recognised by Curtin               final year of the full degree program.
                                                                                                                               University.                                   Applicant must have current
                                                                                                                                                                             registration as a registered nurse
                                                                                                                                                                             with the Singapore Nursing Board.

N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          7.0 (7.0) A bachelor degree in nursing from a           Applicant must have current
                                                                                                                               recognised university.                        registration as a registered nurse
                                                                                                                                                                             with the Singapore Nursing Board.

N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          7.0 (7.0) Graduate Certificate in Wound,                Applicant must have current
                                                                                                                               Ostomy and Continence Practice                registration as a registered nurse
                                                                                                                               with a minimum course weighted                with the Singapore Nursing Board.
                                                                                                                               average of 70% or a bachelor                  Applicants with Graduate Certificate
                                                                                                                               degree in nursing from a recognised           in Wound, Ostomy and Continence
                                                                                                                               university with a course weighted             Practice will be eligible for a
                                                                                                                               average of 70%.                               maximum of 100 credits of Credit
                                                                                                                                                                             for Recognised Learning.

N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          7.0 (7.0) A bachelor degree in a relevant               Students, Doctors, Nurses or Allied
                                                                                                                               discipline from a recognised                  Health practitioners are required to
                                                                                                                               university with a minimum course              be currently registered with their
                                                                                                                               weighted average of 70%.                      appropriate registering authority
                                                                                                                                                                             in Singapore, or eligible for
                                                                                                                                                                             registration in their home country.

N/A              N/A          N/A        N/A          N/A         N/A        N/A            N/A         N/A          6.5 (6.0    A bachelor degree in Science,               Applicants with qualifications are
                                                                                                                                 Engineering and Business from               encouraged to apply and will be
                                                                                                                                 a recognised university.                    considered based on demonstrated
                                                                                                                                                                             mathematical skills and relevant
                                                                                                                                                                             working experience in the industry.

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ACADEMIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

      INDICATIVE ACADEMIC ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
      REGION / QUALIFICATION               DIPLOMA (STAGE 1)                                                             DIPLOMA (STAGE 2)

      Brunei                               General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O Level) with four       Two points from two GCE Advanced Level (A Level) subjects
                                           passes.

      China                                Senior Middle two (Gao Er) with minimum average of 70% OR Hui Kao             Senior Middle three (Gao San) with minimum average of 70% from four
                                           with minimum average of 60%.                                                  academic subjects.

      Hong Kong                            Form 5 with a minimum average of 50%.                                         Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE) with minimum 10
                                                                                                                         points from four Category A subjects.

      India                                India Senior School 10+1 with minimum average of 50%.                         India Senior School 10+2 with minimum average of 55% from four
                                                                                                                         academic subjects.

      Indonesia                            Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Atas (SMA) 2 with minimum average of 70%.             SMA 3 (school exam) with minimum average of 60% and completion of
                                                                                                                         SKHUN (national exam).

      International Baccalaureate (IB)     Year 1 of International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma with a minimum of 18       Completion of the IB Diploma with a minimum of 20 points from six
                                           points from four subjects.                                                    subjects.

      Korea                                High School Year 2 with Rank 5.                                               High School Year 3 with Rank 6.

      Malaysia                             Sijil Pelajaran Malaysia (SPM), Form 5 OR Malaysian Unified Examination       Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan (Malay medium) (STPM) with minimum CGPA/
                                           Certificate (UEC) with minimum four passes.                                   NGMP of 2 from two relevant subjects (no grade less than C or NGMP
                                                                                                                         2.00) OR UEC with two grade B and two grade C.

      Myanmar                              Matriculation Examination with minimum average of 55%.                        Cert IV from YIUS or EduLink. All other qualifications are assessed on a
                                                                                                                         case-by-case basis.

      Philippines                          Year 11 (Academic Track) with overall average of 75%, OR Year 11 (Arts        Year 12 (Academic Track) with overall average of 80%
                                           & Design/Sports Track) with overall average of 80%, OR Year 12 Senior
                                           High School Diploma (Technical-Vocational Livelihood Track) with overall
                                           average of 80%

      Russia, Kazakhstan,                  Completion of Svidetel stvo o Srednem Obschchem Obrazovanii                   Completion of Svidetel stvo o Srednem Obschchem Obrazovanii
      Turkmenistan, Uzbekistan,            (Certificate of Secondary Education)                                          (Certificate of Secondary Education) with GPA of 3.5
      Tajikistan, Kyrgyzstan

      Singapore                            General Certificate of Education Ordinary Level (GCE O Level) with minimum    Two points from two GCE H2 Level subjects OR Higher NiTec passing
                                           four passes OR completion of Nitec qualification.                             grade C.

      Thailand                             Matayom 5 with minimum GPA 2.5.                                               Matayom 6 (or Certificate of Secondary Education) with minimum GPA
                                                                                                                         2.0.

      United States                        Year 11 with GPA of 1.0 or grade D or 60%                                     High School Diploma (HSD) & SAT with minimum score of 750 out of
                                                                                                                         1600 OR American College Test (ACT) with minimum score of 17

      Vietnam                              Year 11 with minimum average of 6.0.                                          Year 12 (Bang Tot nghiep Trung hoc Pho thong) with an average grade
                                                                                                                         of 6.0
      Entry is competitive and levels higher than the minimum may be required for admission to some courses. Students from countries not listed should contact Curtin Singapore for further details.

      MINIMUM ENGLISH LANGUAGE ENTRY REQUIREMENTS
                                                                                                                                                                      BACHELOR / MASTER
      ENGLISH LANGUAGE TEST                                       DIPLOMA (STAGE 1)                 DIPLOMA (STAGE 2)               BACHELOR / MASTER
                                                                                                                                                                      (HEALTH SCIENCES)
      IELTS (International English Language Testing System)
      - Writing and Speaking                                      5.0                               5.5/6.0*                        6.0                               6.5/7.0**
      - Reading and Listening                                     5.0                               5.5/6.0*                        6.0                               6.5/7.0**
      - Overall Band Score                                        5.5                               5.5/6.0*                        6.0/6.5**                         7.0
      TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign Language) IBT           54 (R7, L6, S15, W17)             54 (R12, L11, S17, W20)/70      68 (R13, L13, S18, W21)/79        94 (R20, L20, S20, W24)/99
                                                                                                    (R13, L12, S18, W21)*           (R13, L13, S18, W21)**            (R24, L24, S23, W27)**
      Pearson Test of English Academic                            42 (no score less than 36)        42 (no score less than 42)/50   50 (no score less than 50)/58     65 (no score less than 58)/65
                                                                                                    (no score less than 50)*        (no score less than 50)**         (no score less than 65)**

     * Higher English entry only applies to the Diploma of Arts and Creative Industries (Stage 2) program.
     **Higher English entry is required for postgraduate programs.
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BACHELOR

Three passes (Grade C or better) in the GCE O level and two passes (minimum of five points) in the GCE Advanced Level Exam.

Successful completion of the National College Entrance Examination (NCEE or also known as Gao Kao) and obtain an aggregate of the required individual subjects which is equivalent to
67% of the overall maximum score, or a grade of 322/480, 422/630, 503/750, 543/810 or 603/900.

HKDSE minimum 15 points from the best five subjects with minimum grade 4 in English Language.

Successful completion of the Indian School Certificate (ISC) awarded by Council for the Indian School Certificate Examinations (CISCE) OR all India Senior School Certificate awarded by
the Central Board of Secondary Education (CBSE) with a grade average of 60% in the best four subjects OR Higher Secondary School Certificate (Standard Year 12 Qualification) awarded
by one of the recognized Higher Secondary Education Boards in India with a grade average of 65% in the best five subjects.

Successful completion of Ijazah Sekolah Menengah Atas (SMA) (Certificate of Completion from Academic Senior Secondary School) with an overall average grade of at least 80%, with evidence of
passing the Ujian Nasional (National Examinations)

Completion of the IB Diploma with a minimum of 24 points from six subjects. Three of the subjects must be at the higher level and one of the six subjects must be English.

Completion of Academic Secondary School Certificate with a score of 300 (75%) in the National University Entrance Examination (College Scholastic Ability Test) (CSAT) OR completion of
the one year full-time of a four years bachelor degree course from a recognized institution.

Two STPM passes with minimum one grade B and one grade C+ and three SPM credit passes OR UEC with 15 points aggregated from the best five academic subjects excluding languages.

Successful completion of two years full-time study of a three years Bachelor degree (in arts, economics, commerce and management, foreign languages, and science (including computer
science)) OR one year full-time study of a four years Bachelor degree (in community health, education, law, nursing, paramedical sciences, pharmacy, technology (including computer
technology and nautical technology)) at a Section 1 Higher education institution listed on AEI CEP.

Successful completion of Philippines High School Diploma (Grade 12) (Academic track) with a final result of 80%, and a Total score (sum of two sections) of at least 1000 out of 1600 in
the SAT from the same sitting, with a minimum score of 400 in each section: Evidence-Based Reading and Writing section; Math Section

Successful completion of one year of a four years full-time Bakalavr at a State institution or fully accredited private institution

Five points from two GCE H2 Level subjects OR successful completion of a polytechnic diploma.

Successful completion of one year full-time study of a four years Bachelor degree at one of the Section 1 Higher Education institutions OR one year full-time study of a four years
Bachelor degree with at least Grade of 3.0 (or Good or Grade B) out of 4.0 at one of the Section 2 Higher Education institutions listed on AEI CEP.

HSD with a GPA of 3.0 out of 4.0 (or an average grade of B) and a Total score (Evidence-based Reading and Writing section and Math section) of at least 1000 out of 1600 in the SAT from
the same sitting, a minimum of 400 in Evidence-based Reading and Writing section, and 400 in Math section is required OR a composite score of 21 or better in the ACT OR a grade point
score of 6 from two College Board Advanced Placement (AP) examinations .

Completion of the Bang Tu tai or Bang Tot nghiep Pho thong Trung hoc (Vietnamese Upper Secondary School Graduation Diploma) with at least 8.00 in the score for graduation evaluation.

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APPLICATION PROCESS

     The following information is relevant to you if you are applying directly to Curtin Singapore. If you are using the services of a
     Curtin registered agent, you should lodge your application via the agent and contact them with any queries throughout the
     admission process.

     1. APPLY                                                                                                       2. AWAIT YOUR OFFER
     APPLY ONLINE                                                                                                   Assessment of your application takes one to
     Visit apply.curtin.edu.sg                                                                                      two weeks.

     Documents to be submitted with the application:                                                                If we require further documents to assess
                                                                                                                    your application, they will be requested
     • Certified copies of all your previous qualifications (e.g. academic transcripts, grading                     from you.
       system descriptions and award certificates).
     • English language entry requirements such as academic IELTS and TOEFL                                         Assessment of your application will be
       (if applicable).                                                                                             delayed until we receive these documents.

     • Identification documents (e.g. NRIC, working pass, or passport).                                             CREDITS FOR RECOGNISED LEARNING
     • Evidence of change of name (if applicable).                                                                  (CRL)
                                                                                                                     e will not be able to assess CRL for
                                                                                                                    W
                                                                                                                    previous studies without an application
                                                                                                                    and certified copies of all your academic
                                                                                                                    transcripts/statement of marks and award
                                                                                                                    certificates to date.
                                                                                                                    CRL is granted at the discretion of the
                                                                                                                    school/faculty.
     NAVITAS ENGLISH 2021*
       INTAKES                                        DATES
       2021                                           12 Apr, 26 Jul, 11 Oct

     ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR SEMESTERS 2021* (NURSING)
                                                      SEMESTER 1, 2021                  SEMESTER 2, 2021
       Applications close                             2 weeks before orientation
       Orientation week                               TBA                               TBA
       Semester commences                             1 Mar                             26 Jul
       Semester ends                                  18 Jun                            12 Nov

     ACADEMIC CALENDAR FOR TRIMESTERS 2021*
                                                     TRIMESTER 1A 2021                 TRIMESTER 2A 2021   TRIMESTER 3A 2021
      Applications close                             2 weeks before orientation
      Orientation week                               22 Feb                            28 Jun              25 Oct
      Trimester commences                            1 Mar                             5 Jul               1 Nov
      Trimester ends                                 18 Jun                            15 Oct              11 Feb 2022

     Courses at Curtin Singapore are taught on either a semester or trimester basis.
     * All dates are subject to change and may vary depending on the course.

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3. RECEIVE YOUR OFFER             4. ACCEPT YOUR OFFER                              5. APPLY FOR YOUR VISA
Your offer package consists of:   STEPS TO ACCEPT YOUR OFFER                        INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
• Letter of Offer                                                                   Your Student’s Pass will be applied by the
                                  Step 1
• Acceptance of Offer form        Read your Letter of Offer carefully, ensuring     Admissions Office and the application
• Standard PEI-Student Contract   all personal information and course details       process takes approximately two to four
                                  are correct.                                      weeks.

                                  Step 2                                            Upon approval, your In-Principle Approval
                                  Meet all conditions on your Letter of Offer if    (IPA) letter will be sent to you through email.
                                  applicable.                                       The duration of your Student’s Pass will
                                  Step 3                                            vary depending on your course.
                                  Read and understand all terms
                                  and conditions stated in the Standing PEI-
                                  Student Contract before signing it. Local
                                  students may sign the contract on campus
                                  with an Admissions Officer and international
                                  students will be provided with a video guide to
                                  explain the key elements of the contract.
                                  Step 4
                                  Make payment for your course fees and
                                  provide proof of payment, including your full
                                  name and student ID number to
                                  finance@curtin.edu.sg

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CONTACT US

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at Curtin Singapore.
We can offer advice via phone or email, or if you’re in Singapore,
come in for a face-to-face conversation.
Tel: +65 6593 8000
Email: info@curtin.edu.sg
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