ITE offers a wide range of full-time Nitec courses in Engineering, Info-comm Technology, Business & Services, Design & Media, Applied & Health Sciences and Hospitality for the Jan 2021 intake as follows:
Nitec in Aerospace AvionicsNitec in Aerospace Machining Technology Nitec in Aerospace TechnologyNitec in Applied Food ScienceNitec in Architectural TechnologyNitec in Asian Culinary Arts Nitec in Automotive TechnologyNitec in
Beauty & WellnessNitec in Built Environment (Mechanical & Electrical Services)Nitec in Built Environment (Vertical Transportation)Nitec in Business AdministrationNitec in Business
Chemical Process TechnologyNitec in
Community Care & Social Services Nitec in
Digital Animation Nitec in Digital & Precision EngineeringNitec in
Electrical Technology (Lighting & Sound) Nitec in
Electrical Technology (Power & Control) Nitec in Electronics, Computer Networking & CommunicationsNitec in Electronics & Internet of ThingsNitec in Fashion Apparel Production & DesignNitec in Fitness TrainingNitec in FloristryNitec in Hospitality OperationsNitec in Hair Fashion & DesignNitec in Infocomm TechnologyNitec in Interior & Exhibition DesignNitec in Logistics ServicesNitec in Mechanical TechnologyNitec in Mechatronics & RoboticsNitec in MicroelectronicsNitec in NursingNitec in OpticianryNitec in Pastry & BakingNitec in Product DesignNitec in Rapid Transit TechnologyNitec in Retail ServicesNitec in Security TechnologyNitec in Travel & Tourism ServicesNitec in Urban Greenery & LandscapeNitec in Video ProductionNitec in Visual CommunicationNitec in Web ApplicationsNitec in Western Culinary Arts
How can I apply for Nitec Courses? What are the application procedures?
If you are a candidate from MOE’s school who had
sat for the 2020 Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘N’ examinations:
If you are a Singaporean/Singapore Permanent Resident with valid GCE 'N'/'O' level results before year 2020:
If you are an International Student who had sat for the Singapore-Cambridge GCE 'N'/'O' level examinations as a candidate from MOE's school before year 2020:
While all eligible applications will be given due consideration, meeting the minimum entry requirements does not guarantee a place in the course as admission is also subject to available vacancies in open competition.
Interview details for
applicants shortlisted for courses under Aptitude-Based Admissions will be released at https://istudent.ite.edu.sg from Tue 22 Dec 2020 (2pm). Shortlisted
applicants will be notified via SMS / email to check their interview details on
this date. You are advised to update your mobile phone number / email address during
application so that ITE can notify you of your interview details.
The following courses under Aptitude-Based Admissions will conduct the
interview / aptitude test online:
- Nitec in Asian Culinary Arts
- Nitec in Beauty & Wellness
- Nitec in Community Care & Social Services
- Nitec in Fitness Training
- Nitec in Interior & Exhibition Design
- Nitec in Pastry & Baking
- Nitec in Travel & Tourism Services
- Nitec in Visual Communication
- Nitec in Western Culinary Arts
Interview / Test will be done via MS Teams. Applicants should download the
app before interview at https://www.microsoft.com/en-sg/microsoft-365/microsoft-teams/download-app if they are applying
for the above courses. They should also provide a valid personal email address during
application, as the email invite will be sent to their personal email address.
the other courses under Aptitude-Based Admissions, the interview / aptitude test
for shortlisted applicants would be conducted on-campus.
How do I accept the course offer?
Details on the steps to accept the course offer can be found here. You are advised to get ready the information as listed in the table below before proceeding to accept the course offer. If you do not provide the required information for completing the course acceptance, the training place offered to you will be withdrawn.
Parent(s) / guardian particulars (if you are not staying with your parent(s), please provide your guardian's particulars)
Fields required are:1. Name2. NRIC / FIN3. Citizenship4. Contact No.5. Email (optional)
After course acceptance, successful applicants can proceed to apply
for bursary/financial assistance (if eligible), upload photo for application of ITE
Student Concession Card online and submit PSEA Standing Order form online (only for Singapore Citizens who are using their own PSEA to make fee payment for ITE full-time courses).
Upon course acceptance, successful applicants can proceed to apply for bursary/financial assistance (if eligible) and upload passport size colour photo for the application of ITE Student Concession Card, and submit PSEA Standing Order (SO) form online (only for Singapore Citizens who are using their own PSEA to make fee payment for ITE full-time courses).
(I) For Online Application of Bursary/Financial Assistance
To apply for bursary/financial assistance, eligible applicants will need to provide the following information of all family members in the same household:- Name- Relationship to you- Age- Occupation / School- Marital Status- Gross monthly income of each working adult
Alternatively, applicants may exit the browser at any time and apply for bursary/financial assistance later at https://myportal.ite.edu.sg/regsubmission from the next day after course acceptance. After submitting the application for bursary/financial assistance, applicants will be notified via email on the procedure to provide one supporting income document (e.g. latest payslips of not more than 3 months old or CPF contribution statement or latest income tax statement or letter from employer indicating income) for each working adult to complete their application for bursary/financial assistance.
(II) For Online Uploading of Photo
For upload of photo, applicants are required to get ready a softcopy of passport size photo. The guidelines for the photo are that it must:- Be in colour, taken against white background without shadow- Be taken within the last 3 months- Show the full face without headgear- Show that your hair is neatly combed or tied up and must be of natural colour- Not show any outrageous earrings
The photo image requirements are:- JPEG format and to be named as: NRIC.jpg (e.g. T1234567A.jpg)- Dimension must be in 240 x 320 pixels- File size should be about 150 kbytes
You may make use
of the image editing tools to resize your photo at this link: https://www.ite.edu.sg/life-at-ite/student-services/general-services/apply-student-concession-card.
Alternatively, applicants may exit the browser at any time and upload their photo later at https://myportal.ite.edu.sg/regsubmission from the next day after course acceptance.
(III) Submit PSEA SO Form
Singapore Citizens who are using their own PSEA to make fee
payment for ITE full-time courses can submit online PSEA SO form via Form.sg at
https://go.gov.sg/psea-iteso. You have to login using your SingPass to access
Form.sg to submit the online PSEA SO form. For applicants below 21 years of
age, your parent will need to submit the online PSEA SO form on your
behalf via Form.sg using SingPass. You or your parent can register for SingPass at https://www.singpass.gov.sg. An acknowledgement
email will be sent to the email address provided in the online PSEA SO form upon submission. Applicants can call the PSEA hotline number
(62600777) to check their PSEA balance.
Applicants who are not successful in getting a place in any of their registered choices of course, will be posted to an alternative course with vacancies, subject to applicants meeting the course's minimum entry requirements.
For Singaporeans / Singapore Permanent Residents who are successful in a full-time course, you are able to view the Enrolment Letter upon acceptance of the course offer.For International Students who are successful in a full-time course, the Posting Letter will be sent to you via email.
Can an ex-ITE graduate apply for ITE full-time courses?
payable per term for full-time Nitec courses
for January 2021 term is given below:
Fees Per Term
(AY2021 Fees) for January 2021
Total Per Term
(e) = (a)+(b)+(c)+(d)
Total Per Academic Year
(f) = (e) x 2
1) The above are based on Academic
Year 2021 fees.
2) One term is 6 months.
3) Fee rates are inclusive of GST or after GST
4) Students are required to pay their term fees for all terms by the stipulated
dates in order to remain in their course of study. For subsequent terms, students are required to pay their fees through PSEA or
5) Full-time International
Students studying in ITE are required to participate in the Group
Hospitalisation and Surgical Insurance [GHSI(IS)] scheme, and the insurance
premium will be included in the fees at the start of each academic term. The
purpose of the GHSI(IS) is to help defray the hospitalisation expenses for
International Students in the event that they are hospitalised. The GHSI(IS)
amount payable is subject to yearly review. For International Students in the Nitec in Nursing course, the
GHSI(Healthcare) rate stated in note 6 will apply instead.
students in the Nitec in Nursing course
are required to participate in the GHSI(Healthcare) scheme, which will cost
$13 per term (rate applicable for AY2021) for insurance premium. Please check the latest fee rate at https://www.ite.edu.sg. This amount
will be included in the fees at the start of each academic term. The
GHSI(Healthcare) provides coverage for hospitalisation expenses plus an
outpatient rider for clinical attachments. GHSI(Healthcare) rate payable is
subject to yearly review.
7) The total
fees per term per academic year shown in the table are for students in the
full-time Nitec courses (excluding
Nitec in Nursing). For Nitec in
Nursing students, the total fees per term per academic year are different after
consideration of the specific GHSI(Healthcare) rate.
8) Fees are charged based on Citizenship at the point of term commencement. Students
who have officially informed ITE of their Citizenship change to Singapore Citizen or Singapore
Permanent Resident before the term
commencement will have their fees adjusted to the
Singapore Citizen / Singapore
Permanent Resident rate for that term. However, for students who inform ITE officially
of their Citizenship change
to Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident after
the term commencement, their fees will be adjusted to the Singapore
Permanent Resident rate only with effect from the next term.
Successful applicants may pay the first term fees through one of the following modes:
Students who are a
Citizen with Post-Secondary Education Account (PSEA)
Citizens who are using their own PSEA account to make fee payment for
full-time ITE courses can submit the online PSEA Standing Order (SO) form at https://go.gov.sg/psea-iteso latest by Mon 11 Jan 2021.
You will need
to login via SingPass to submit the online PSEA SO form.
If you are
below 21 years old, you will need your parent to login via his/her SingPass
to submit the online PSEA SO form on your behalf.
account can be registered at https://www.singpass.gov.sg
acknowledgement email will be sent to the email address provided in the PSEA
SO form upon submission.
Please note that if a Singaporean has an
Edusave account, the balance will only be transferred to PSEA when he is 16
years old or when he leaves Secondary School / Junior College / Centralised
Institute or Government-supported Special Education (SPED) schools, whichever
You may call the PSEA enquiry line at
62600777 to check whether you have a PSEA account and your PSEA balances. If you have an Edusave account, you
are considered to be without PSEA at this point in time and are required to
pay your 1st term fees by the payment modes mentioned below.
information on PSEA, you may visit MOE website: http://www.moe.gov.sg/
required to complete and submit the hardcopy PSEA SO form when you report to
your posted College for registration and training on Mon 11 Jan 2021,
You opt to use your sibling(s)’ PSEA for
payment of your term fees and your sibling(s)’ PSEA balances are sufficient,
You are unable to submit the online PSEA
Citizen without PSEA
Payment by Credit/Debit Card upon matriculation of courses
To pay via online:
· Go to
with ID & Password
Click iStudent/Financial Assistance icon
followed by Online Payment icon under Financial Account and follow the
instructions to make payment
or Credit Card Payment at ITE Colleges
You may pay via these modes when you
report to your posted College on Mon 11 Jan 2021.
e-Station or m-Station
If you have accepted the course offer
online before 6pm, you may pay via AXS e-Station or m-Station from 10 am the
next working day. If you have accepted the course offer online after 6pm, you
may pay via AXS e-Station or m-Station from 10am two working days later. Your
Financial Account will be updated the next working day after payment has been
made by you. You are required to retain the AXS payment receipt and bring it
along when you report to your posted College on Mon 11 Jan 2021.
If you do not have PSEA or your PSEA balance is insufficient for all terms in the course of study, you are required to complete and submit the Application Form for Interbank GIRO form to your posted College on Mon 11 Jan 2021 for payment of fees from the second term onwards.
If you do not pay your fees by Mon 11 Jan 2021, you are deemed to have withdrawn from the course which you have accepted. Your training place will be forfeited.
Successful international applicants can make an appointment via email or call to report to the customer & visitor centre of their posted College to pay their first term fees via NETs / Credit Card upon obtaining their Student Pass and medical report (only for courses which require medical examination). If you do not pay your fees upon receipt of Student Pass, you are deemed to have withdrawn from the course which you have accepted and your training place will be forfeited. Please bring along your Student Pass, competed GIRO Form and medical report (only for courses which require medical examination) when you report to your posted College. You will not be allowed to make fee payment for the course if you do not bring the required documents.
Refund of fees is not an automatic process. Applicants must apply for refund before ITE will process the request. The total fees paid may be refundable under the following conditions:
Date of Application for Refund
Amount of Refund*
2 weeks or
more before start of course / term
Less than 2
weeks before start of course / term
After start of
course / term
All requests for refund are not guaranteed and are subjected to approval by
If you are a
candidate from MOE school who had sat for the 2020 Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘N’ examinations
or a Singaporean/Singapore Permanent Resident with valid GCE ‘N’/’O’ level results before
the year 2020:
While all eligible appeals for admission will be given due consideration, meeting the minimum entry requirements does not guarantee a place in the course as admission is also subject to available vacancies in open competition.
If you are a candidate from MOE
school who had sat for the 2020 Singapore-Cambridge GCE ‘N’ examinations or a Singaporean/Singapore Permanent Resident with valid GCE ‘N’/’O’ level
results before year 2020:
can submit an appeal for transfer over the web at www.ite.edu.sg between Wed 30 Dec 2021 and Mon 4 Jan 2021.
Resources (web access) are also available at the
ITE Colleges throughout the appeal phase during operating hours (Mon to Fri from 8.30am
to 6pm). Please refer to www.ite.edu.sg for any changes. If you need help with
your appeal, you can call or email to any of the Customer & Visitor
Centre of ITE Colleges for assistance within the appeal period.
While all eligible appeals for transfer will be
given due consideration, meeting the minimum entry requirements does not
guarantee a place in the course as admission is also subject to available
vacancies in open competition.