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    rp_dpa14_allaboutdpa_imgWHAT IS DPA?
    It’s an admission exercise that allows you to obtain a conditional placement in your preferred polytechnic course even before your O-Level exams.

    WHO CAN APPLY?
    You’re welcome to apply if you’re:

    • A Singapore citizen or permanent resident and are taking the O-Levels in the same year as the DPA exercise
    • An international student in a government, government-aided, or independent school and are taking the O-Levels in the same year as the DPA exercise

     

    WHAT ELSE DO I NEED?
    To confirm your placement in the diploma programme of your choice, you’ll still need to sit for your O-Levels and:

    • Obtain a net ELR2B2* score of not more than 26 points
    • Meet the Minimum Entry Requirements of your course of choice
    • ELR2B2 – English Language (EL) + 2 Relevant Subjects (R2) + 2 Other Best Subjects

     

    WHERE TO APPLY?
    When the DPA application period is announced, log on to www.polytechnic.edu.sg/DPA to start applying!