Primary 6 Students
(Direct School Admissions for 6-year Integrated Programme)




All 2014 Primary 6 students are welcome to apply for entry into the NJC 6-Year Integrated Programme (IP) for Junior High 1 beginning 2015.


Selection Criteria

  • Academic excellence and potential
  • Leadership qualities
  • Active participation in CCAs
  • Effective communication skills
  • Ability to be both a team player and an independent learner 
  • Sound character: has integrity and is responsible, resilient and compassionate
We do not conduct DSA under any particular CCA or niche area. However, you may highlight your articular strengths if you get shortlisted into Phase 2 of our selection.
Application for Direct School Admission for 6-year Integrated Programme

Application Procedures and Selection Phases

Only online applications are accepted.

The application period is from 26 May 2014 9am to 01 July 2014 5pm.

Applications are now CLOSED.

For students currently not studying in MOE schools, including Singapore citizens (SC), Singapore permanent residents (SPR), and international students please proceed to MOE Customer Service Centre to obtain a registration number (either in the form CExxxxxx or RGxxxxxx) before applying. 

International students without a Dependent's Pass (DP), Immigration Exemption Order (IEO) and whose parents are non-Singaporeans or PRs are also required to pass the Admissions Exercise for International Students (AEIS) before they can be considered for DSA. See MOE link for details.

Selection Phase 1: Written Tests [12 July 2014, Saturday, morning]

All applicants will get to participate in Selection Phase 1. You are not required to submit any school results or CCA records at this phase. 

Written Tests: Reading Comprehension and Mathematical Reasoning.
Both tests will be taken on the same day. The total duration of the tests is approximately 3 hours. However, please be prepared to stay in NJC for about 5 hours to give time for registration, briefings and breaks.

There is only one date and time for the tests; alternative dates/times are not available. Note that calculators are NOT allowed for the Math test.

An administrative non-refundable fee of $10 will be levied to cover the cost of test materials. You will be informed to make the payment to NJC when your registration is successful. Students under the MOE Financial Assistance Scheme (FAS), SAC Bursary Scheme or any school bursary scheme will have this fee waived. 

Please check your email (including SPAM box) for details on payment after your online submission. 

Selection Phase 2: Essay and Interview [August 2014]

Phase 2 consists of 2 parts: Essay and Interview. Only shortlisted candidates from Selection Phase 1 will be invited for Phase 2. You will be notified to participate in this selection phase via email. This is also the phase where your school results and CCA records will be required.

Students selected for Phase 2 will attend BOTH Phase 2A and Phase 2B.

Phase 2A [Friday, 1 August 2014 3.30pm]
Essay: You will be required to come to NJC to write a short essay for a given topic. Your stay in NJC will be about one and a half hours. There is only one date and time for the session; alternative dates/times are not available.

Phase 2B [throughout August 2014]
Interview: You will be invited for an interview on a scheduled weekday afternoon (different day from Phase 2A). The interview panel will refer to your essay as part of the interview process but questions are NOT based solely on your essay.

Mailing of Decisions

Decisions will be mailed to you at the end of August 2014.

For further enquiries, please email us at

You may also refer to the MOE Press Release on DSA for related information.


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