FAQs


Q: What are the tuition fees for students who are admitted in Academic Year 2016-17?

A: Please click here for more information.

Q: What are the financial loan schemes available to the undergraduates?

A: We have a range of financial loan schemes to assist students in the payment of the tuition fees. Please note that these loan schemes cover the subsidized tuition fees and exclude the miscellaneous fees charged by the University. Detailed information on the application for these loans will be sent to the students in the Matriculation Pack. Please click here for the list of available financial loan schemes.

Q: What are the financial assistance schemes available to the undergraduates?

A: We have a whole range of financial assistances schemes to assist needy students. Detailed information on the application for these schemes will be sent to the students in the Matriculation Pack. Please click here for the list of available financial assistance schemes.

Q: Are scholarships available to all students?

A: Yes. Scholarships are available to all outstanding local and international students. Please refer to the list of scholarships available on the SMU website.

Q: May I pay my fees in installments?

A: Fees are paid in two installments, in the first and second semester.

Q: What are miscellaneous fees and how frequent must I pay them?

A: Miscellaneous fees are not covered by the tuition fee and grant. These fees are charged for registration, information technology, library, sports-related, student activity, insurance, as well as academic-related services. They are mandatory and are payable once a year prior to the start of the new academic year.

Q: Are the miscellaneous fees covered under the financial loan schemes?

A: The financial loan schemes only cover subsidized tuition fees. Miscellaneous fees are not covered under these loan schemes and are usually paid separately to the University.

Q: Will students paying full tuition fees or unsubsidized tuition fees be eligible for any scholarships or financial assistance?

A: Students paying full tuition fees or unsubsidized tuition fees are not eligible to apply for any scholarships and financial assistance.

Last updated on 1 Jun 2016.