SOTA: School of the Arts Singapore

SOTA achieved a pass rate of 100% in both the IB Diploma Programme (IBDP) and IB Career-related Programme (IBCP) examinations in 2022. SOTA’s IBDP students obtained an average score of 39.7 points, with more than one in two scoring 40 points and above. Read more about the 2022 IB examination results HERE.

Our graduates have gone on to further their education in illustrious schools both in Singapore and abroad. Graduates have also been recognised for their achievements in a spectrum of fields, from the academic and artistic to societal leadership.

SOTA Pathways

SOTA graduates have gone on to various prestigious schools:


  • LASALLE College of the Arts
  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA)
  • Nanyang Technological University (NTU)
  • National Institute of Education (NIE)
  • National University of Singapore (NUS)
  • Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
  • SIM Global Education
  • Singapore Institute of Technology (SIT)
  • Singapore Management University (SMU)
  • Singapore University of Social Sciences (SUSS)
  • Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD)
  • Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music


  • Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts
  • Hong Kong Polytechnic University
  • Kyushu University
  • Nagoya University
  • Peking University
  • Seoul National University
  • Taipei National University of the Arts
  • The University of Hong Kong
  • Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
  • Waseda University
  • Curtin University
  • Deakin University
  • Griffith University
  • Monash University
  • University of Adelaide
  • University of Melbourne
  • University of New South Wales
  • University of Queensland
  • University of Sydney
  • Sheridan College
  • Simon Fraser University
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of Manitoba
  • University of Toronto Scarborough
  • University of Waterloo
  • Alchimia Jewelry School, Italy
  • Amsterdam University College
  • ArtEZ University of the Arts, Netherlands
  • Berlin University of the Arts
  • Conservatorium van Amsterdam
  • Design Academy Eindhoven (DAE), Eidhoven, Netherlands
  • New Zealand School of Dance
  • American Musical and Dramatic Academy
  • Arizona State University
  • Berklee College of Music
  • Cardiff University
  • Central School of Ballet

View the full list of tertiary institutions SOTA graduates have been or are enrolled in HERE.

SOTA alumni are currently enrolled in undergraduate courses in the following areas:

Arts and Arts-related Programmes

  • Architecture
  • Art, Design and Media
  • Arts Education
  • Art History
  • Creative Media
  • Dance
  • Fine Arts
  • Music
  • Performance and Composition
  • Theatre
  • Illustration
  • Media and Design

Academic Programmes

  • Anthropology
  • Arts and Social Sciences
  • Biomedical Science and Chinese Medicine (Double Degree)
  • Business Management and Economics (Double Degree)
  • Computer Science
  • Dentistry
  • Engineering
  • English Literature
  • Environmental Science
  • Geology
  • International Relations
  • Law
  • Liberal Arts
  • Liberal Arts and Science
  • Linguistics and Multilingual Studies
  • Life Sciences
  • Nutritional Sciences
  • Pharmacy
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Public Policy and Global Affairs
  • Product Engineering and Development
  • Real Estate

They have also obtained various scholarships:

  • Building and Construction Authority (BCA)
  • Civil Aviation Authority of Singapore
  • Design Singapore
  • Early Childhood Development Agency
  • Ministry of Communications and Information (MCI)
  • MOH SGIS Healthcare Administration Scholarship
  • Ministry of National Development (MND)
  • Public Service Commission (PSC)
  • Singapore Armed Forces Scholarship
  • Singapore President's Scholarship
  • Singapore Press Holdings
  • American Musical Dramatic Academy
  • ArtEZ Talent Scholarship
  • Boston Conservatory at Berklee
  • Global Korea Scholarship
  • Royal Academy of Music
  • Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
  • Friends of the University of Warwick in Singapore

View the full list of scholarships SOTA graduates have taken up HERE.