4 years (Full Time)

Course Level

UG Degree

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  • Life Sciences Major is designed as a single multi-disciplinary undergraduate course in biological and biomedical sciences taught by departments in Faculty of Science and Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, NUS
  • Graduates are fully poised to pursue a diverse range of careers ranging from research and scientific services to healthcare and medical industries, and to education and related professions
  • Students have an option to pick up one of the three specializations: Biomedical Science, Molecular and Cell Biology, & Ecology, Evolution and Biodiversity
  • Students have opportunities to participate at research frontline in state-of-the-art laboratories, and both in local context and in overseas programmes


  • University Rankings
    • #71

      - ARWU (Shanghai Ranking) 2022

    • #11

      - QS 2023

    • #19

      - THE (Times Higher Education) 2023

    • #26

      - US News & World Report 2023

Fees & Expenses
1st year tuition fees
Fees componentsAmount
Tuition & feesINR 10,83,533
Other expenses in 1st Year
Fees componentsAmount
Hostel & MealsINR 2,39,421
TransportationINR 49,112
Special Term FeesINR 1,08,353
Books and SuppliesINR 24,556
Personal expensesINR 1,35,058
Health Service FeeINR 12,892
Student Services FeeINR 13,383
TotalINR 5,82,775

Calculated at the exchange rate of 1 SGD = INR 61.39


Tuition & expenses were last updated on 11ᵗʰ November 2022

Entry Requirements

QualificationEntry Criteria

No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Applicant must have completed Indian Standard 12 (CBSE, ISCE, Stateboards) with a good pass in 5 subjects including English
  • Primary Major in Life Sciences prerequisites requires Good H2 passes (or equivalent) in Biology and Chemistry


Marks - 1250/1600

  • For Indian Standard 12(Central & ISCE Boards)-SAT is not required 
  • For Indian standard 12 (State Boards & Other boards)- SAT is required with certain conditions: 
    • Evidence Based Reading and Writing-600, and 650 for Mathematics
    • Applicants are required to submit 3 subject tests as follows:
      • Mathematics Level 2 is a compulsory subject for all courses
      • A second subject of your choice (excluding Mathematics Level 1)
      • A third subject of your choice (excluding Mathematics Level 1)


No specific cutoff mentioned


No specific cutoff mentioned

  • Not mandatory 

Conditional Offer

Not mentioned

Application Process

Step 1: Additional documents required

  • Copy of National Level High School Examination result slip
  • School examination results slip e.g. Year 11 High School transcripts/ SPM/ IGSCE/ Indian Standard 10
  • Official scores of SAT/ACT (if applicable)
  • English language proficiency test scores (if applicable)
  • Copy of Passport / Birth Certificate / Identification Card
  • Copy of Certification of exceptional talents achievements in co-curricular activities (if applicable)
  • Copy of medical report,if you have or had any major illnesses or disabilities (if applicable)
  • Copy of criminal records (if applicable)

Step 2: Start your online application

Step 3: Application fees for this course

Step 4: Application deadline

Important Dates

Aug , 2022

Course Commencement Date

Scholarship information is not available. You can apply to non-college specific scholarships available for Singapore.

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