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You will need to apply for a Student’s Pass if you are a foreigner and wish to pursue full-time study in Singapore at a Government, Government-aided or independent school, unless you already have a Dependant’s Pass or Immigration Exemption Order.

Documents Required
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You will need the following documents / information to complete your Student's Pass application, please have them ready before you apply:

  • The Registration Acknowledgement Letter from the school you plan to attend
  • Your travel document biodata page
  • Your personal information, including the list of countries / places you have previously resided in, your educational background, employment history and financial support
  • Your parents’, spouse's, siblings’ personal information (if applicable)
  • Your residential address and contact details in Singapore
  • Your email address
  • Your recent, passport-sized, digital, colour photograph taken within the last three months. Please click here for photo guidelines.


A non-refundable S$30 processing fee is payable.

Payment can be made using either:

  • Visa or MasterCard credit/debit card,
  • American Express (AMEX) credit card,
  • Internet Direct Debit (DBS/POSB, OCBC, UOB, Standard Chartered Bank and Citibank Internet Banking accounts in Singapore), or
  • PayNow.

Processing Time

The general processing time for an application is five working days, excluding the date of submission. Some applications may take longer to process. You and your local sponsor will be notified of the outcome using the e-Service.