Curtin Singapore
Curtin Singapore

English entry requirements

Part of the entry requirements into Curtin Singapore is English proficiency. The minimum English language requirements are outlined below:

English Language Test Diploma (Tri 1) Diploma (Tri 3) Undergraduate Degree Postgraduate Degree
IELTS*
– Writing and Speaking 5.0 5.5/6.0** 6.0 6.0
– Reading and Listening 5.0 5.5/6.0** 6.0 6.0
– Overall Band Score 5.5 5.5/6.0** 6.5 6.5
GCE O Level Grade C Grade C Grade C
SPM 1119 English Grade C Grade C Grade C
TOEFL* (IBT) 54 (Reading 7 Listening 6 Speaking 15 Writing 17) 70 (Reading 12 Listening 11 Speaking 17 Writing 20)/

70 (Reading 13 Listening 12 Speaking 18 Writing 21)**

79 (Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21) 79 (Reading 13 Listening 13 Speaking 18 Writing 21)
HKDSE English 4 4 4
Pearson Test of English – Academic (PTE-A) 42 (NS<36) 50 (NS<42)/(NS<50)** 58  58

* Results for IELTS and TOEFL are valid for two years

** Minimum score for Curtin College Diploma of Arts and Creative Industries trimester 3.

These entry requirements are a guide only. Please view specific entry requirement for your course.

Students from countries not listed should contact the Admissions Office at Curtin Singapore on admissions@curtin.edu.sg for further details.

English programs

If you do not satisfy the English language requirements, you may be able to undertake an English program at Curtin Singapore prior to joining your academic program. English programs are delivered on campus by Navitas English.