* No Restriction to students who wish to do any minor or secondary major in other disciplines
** Students are required to do Primary Major in Chemistry
To qualify as one of the selected intake in any particular academic year, students should have
Those without the above qualifications may be accepted but only after an interview and discussion with the admissions advisers
If you suffer colour impairment, you are strongly advised not to take FST major because many course components involves colour differentiation.
Candidates who have excellent H2 level results in pure
sciences may apply for waiver of certain first year modules. Polytechnic
graduates with excellent results in food related courses may also apply
for advanced placement credits and exemption.
From AY2017/18, both the primary major in Food Science & Technology and the second major in Food Science are directly admitted through the University Admission Exercise.
Applicants need to select "Science (Food Science & Technology)" as one of the course choices when applying via the online admission application portal during the University Admissions Exercise before the deadline.
To apply for Double Major in Chemistry and Food Science, select "Double Majors -Faculty of Science", followed by "Chemistry with Food Science (Double Major)" from the drop-down list.
Admission is based on academic merit as well as open competition among all eligible applicants. Please visit the Office of Admissions’ website at http://www.nus.edu.sg/oam/apply-to-nus.html to check the admission requirements for these programme.
The University may also consider applicants for admission based on other merits besides academic results under the discretionary admission (DA) route. Eligible DA candidates, based on evidence of their merits, will be shortlisted for an admission interview.
For more information, please click here (http://www.science.nus.edu.sg/education/undergraduate/ug-admission/apply)
You may contact Food Science & Technology Office at firstname.lastname@example.org for further clarification.
Frequently Asked Questions
Modules for FST Major
(From the NUS bulletin)
Please check out the NUS bulletin for the updated modules' descriptions