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JCU Singapore (registered as James Cook Australia, Institute of Higher Learning in Singapore) is fully owned by James Cook University Australia, the leading tropical research university in Australia.

The university established the company in Singapore in 2003 as part its expressed intent of internationalising its activities and in pursuit of its vision of “A brighter future for life in the tropics, world-wide”.

The University offers a suite of university level programs at the JCU Singapore campus, specifically in psychology, business, marketing, tourism, information technology, environmental science and so on. All courses are registered with The Council for Private Education and the University is EduTrust certified.

The campuses provide with access to a full range of facilities and services to support their learning. Facilities include lecture and seminar rooms, a fully equipped library, computer laboratories, an onsite bistro and access to a various sporting facilities.

JCU Singapore fully adapts the Australian curriculum and all degree certification is awarded from James Cook University Australia.  

Applicants of non-English speaking backgrounds must meet the English language proficiency of IELTS

UNDERGRADUATE        6.0 (no component lower than 6.0)

POSTGRADUATE            6.5 (no component lower than 6.0)


Entrance requirements for the Singapore campus of James Cook University differ according to the applicant desired course of study but in general applicants must have satisfactorily completed 12 years of schooling.

For undergraduate studies, students from all Indian school boards should have scored 65-70 % in IT, 60-65 % in Business and 60-65 % in psychology.


 The minimum entry level requirement for a postgraduate coursework degree at JCU is successful completion of study equivalent to an Australian undergraduate Bachelor award.


Applicants must demonstrate the capacity to undertake research at the Doctoral level by the attainment of at least one of the following:

•             A Bachelor’s degree with at least Second Class Honours in a degree program that included a total of at least a semester of supervised project work, the results of which contributed to the Honours grade;

•             A postgraduate qualification which included: (a) supervised research component(s) of at least one semester or equivalent and resulted in the production of output(s) graded at the equivalent of Distinction or better, and (b) at least one research methods subject;

•             A Research Masters degree, where at least two thirds of the degree consisted of a supervised research component and resulted in the production of a thesis or equivalent;

•             A combination of qualifications, research training and experience, considered equivalent to the above and deemed appropriate by the university, e.g., senior authorship of at least one peer-reviewed publication plus completion of an appropriate research methods subject.

Note: Candidates who do not meet any of the above may apply for a higher degree pathway offered in the form of the Graduate Certificate of Research Methods and the Graduate Diploma of Research Methods.

Pathway Programs

English Language Preparatory Program (ELPP)

 Pre-University Foundation Program

Undergraduate Programs

Diploma of Higher Education (Business Studies)

Diploma of Higher Education (Information Technology)

 Bachelor of Business (Hospitality & Tourism Management)

 Bachelor of Business (International Business)

 Bachelor of Business (Marketing)

 Bachelor of Business (Sports & Events Management)

 Bachelor of Business (Management)

 Bachelor of Business (Accounting)

Bachelor of Business (Financial Management)

Bachelor of Business (Banking and Finance)

 Bachelor of Business (Business Intelligence and Information Systems)

Bachelor of Business and Environmental Science

 Bachelor of Business and Environmental Science (Aquaculture)

 Bachelor of Information Technology Bachelor of Arts (Psychology Studies)

Bachelor of Psychological Science

 Bachelor of Psychological Science (Honours)

Bachelor of Education (Early Childhood Education)

Postgraduate Programs

 Master of Business Administration

 Master of Professional Accounting

 Master of Professional Accounting - Master of Business Administration

Master of Information Technology (Business Informatics)

 Master of Information Technology (Computing and Networking)

 Master of Information Technology (Interactive Technologies and Games Design)

 Master of Information Technology - Master of Business Administration

Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management

 Master of International Tourism and Hospitality Management - Master of Business Administration

Graduate Certificate of Research Methods (Tropical Environments and Societies)

 Graduate Certificate of Research Methods (Tropical Health and Medicine)

Graduate Diploma of Research Methods (Tropical Environments and Societies)

Graduate Diploma of Research Methods (Tropical Health and Medicine)

Graduate Diploma of Psychology

Organising your accommodation is an important step as you prepare for the study year.

You should arrange suitable accommodation before arriving in Singapore. This is extremely important as this will give you plenty of time to complete all the other necessary post-arrival formalities. For instance, medical check-up, student pass application & collection, opening of bank accounts, student administration etc. There is quite a bit to do before you start studying.

 Accommodation Assistance helps students adjust to their new life in a short period of time. The type of accommodation you choose will depend on a whole range of deciding factors, primarily your budget. There is a wide variety of accommodation types in Singapore to suit different budgets and needs. We can help review your accommodation options, or source and make available accommodation, whether you choose to stay in off-campus hostels, or a serviced apartment, private rental or shared accommodation.

James Cook University is awarding Merit Scholarships to high calibre individuals with outstanding academic achievement and well developed skills in critical thinking and creativity.

It is offering Merit Scholarships to study an undergraduate course or postgraduate programme. Citizens of China, India (South), India (North), Indonesia, Malaysia, Myanmar, Singapore and Vietnam are eligible to apply.


Quick Facts





Fees range around 25,000 to 35,000 S$ annually and varies from course to course.


Estimated Total $1,040 - $2,350 * rental varies with geographical area, type of accommodation, demand, facilities provided and the number of people sharing



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James Cook University (Singapore), 149 Sims Drive, Singapore, 387380

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