SOTA: School of the Arts Singapore
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SOTA conducts its annual admissions exercise via the Talent Academy (TA).

SOTA may conduct the Ad-hoc and Supplementary Intake exercises subject to available vacancies.

2022 Admissions Timeline

Category Level of Admission for Academic Year 2023 Who Can Apply Application Period
DSA-Secondary*Closed Year 1
(Secondary 1 Express)
Primary 6 PSLE pupils 8 April
- 17 May
DSA-Secondary (Non-MOE)*Closed Year 1
(Grade 7)
Grade 6 pupils 8 April
- 17 May
DSA-Junior Colleges*Closed Year 5
Secondary 4 Express, and Secondary 5 Normal Academic GCE ‘O’ Level students 8 April
- 17 May
Non-DSA*Closed Year 5
(Grade 11)
Grade 10 students 8 April
- 17 May
Year 2 *available
(Sec 2 Express/Grade 8)

Secondary 1 Express and Grade 7 students

1 October – 21 October
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Year 3
(sec 3 Express/Grade 9)
Secondary 2 Express and Grade 8 students

Not Available
Non-DSA Supplementary Intake Exercise
Year 1
(Sec 1 Express)

AY2022 PSLE students eligible for the Express stream

November [TBC]
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Subject to vacancies. Please check again in November