Applications open from 02 Jan 2019 to 31 Jan 2019
for July 2019 Intake.

Simply click on the Apply button above and you are a step nearer to embarking on the NOC programme! First year undergraduate students who enrolled in Academic Year (AY) 2018/2019 are welcome to apply and join our Friends of NOC (FoN) network for updates on the latest NOC happenings, events, internship opportunities with our start-ups and more.
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NOC Interviews:

8 January 2019 (Tue) - 19 February 2019 (Tue)

Important Notes:
Applications which open in January 2019 are only meant for July 2019 Intake for all colleges except NOC Singapore and SE Asia are for May 2019 Intake. We do not accept January 2020 intake applications and you may apply when the next applications open in August 2019.

What to prepare before your application:

Please refer to Application Info's page.


What to prepare after your application is submitted:

Please check your NUS student email account on a regular basis as NOC will notify you regarding your interview schedule and other information.

One round of 30-min panel interview will be conducted at NUS Overseas Colleges (NOC) office, 21 Heng Mui Keng Terrace, Level 5 (opposite Sheares Hall). The dress code is business attire. Please take a seat at the reception lobby when you arrive for the interview and wait for NOC staff to attend to you.

For directions to NOC: view the map here

Submission of testimonials is recommendable before you attend NOC interview. However, you can submit your testimonials within a week after your interview. Please approach your referees to write at least 2 testimonials for you and you can upload the recommendation letters or testimonials through NOC's application portal. If your referees prefer to submit the testimonials in confidence to NOC, they can send the testimonials to and indicate your name and matriculation number in the email. Please note that we DO NOT accept testimonials from National Service, Polytechnic and Junior College. The testimonials that have been written must be within a year during submission. Your referees will need to provide their contact info be it email and telephone number in the testimonials.

Please submit your latest unofficial transcript (AY18/19 Semester 1) and it can be obtained from EduRec.

You will be notified of the NOC interview results via email by the end of February 2019 or beginning of March 2019.

All the best for your NOC application!