For New Students

Congratulations on your decision to study at the Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy (LKY School)!

Enrolling in a postgraduate programme is a major decision and significant investment of time and resources. As you prepare to start your LKY School journey, you will undoubtedly have many questions and some anxiety about what to expect.

If you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact our Academic Affairs staff at the staff directory. Academic Affairs consists of 4 teams that provide the following services (Please note this is a non-exhaustive list):


Programme Unit (PU)

  • Request for Student Status Letter
  • Booking of Seminar/Meeting Rooms
  • Course registration & materials
  • Application & submission of student-related forms
  • Programmes and Curricula Matters
  • Examinations and Financial Matters
  • Reimbursement of expenses and claims
  • Disbursement of scholarships and grant provision


Students and Career Services Unit (SCU)

The Student and Career Services Unit looks after student life activities (eg, Student Groups, Study Trips, Cultural Night, etc) and also provides career services in its quest to equip students with the essential tools and resources to develop their career goals. (Eg, Career Talks, CV workshops, Skills workshops)


Admissions Unit (AU)

The Admissions Unit is the reason you are are here. They recruit the best students from all over the world to form a dynamic and diverse class.


Master in Public Administration and Management (MPAM unit)

The MPAM unit looks after the Masters programme which is taught fully in the Chinese language. The MPAM programme is a joint collaboration between the LKY School and the NUS Business school.

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