Calendar of Events for Freshmen

On behalf of NUS School of Computing, a warm welcome to the undergraduate studies in School of Computing!

Even though the first semester begins on 2 August 2021, we have lined up a series of events for you as early as one month before the semester begins.

Due to evolving COVID-19 situation in Singapore, some of the events listed below may be conducted online should needs arise.  It is important that you participate in these activities to familiarise yourself with the course structure and degree requirements, and at the same time, be oriented on the use of computing facilities and academic culture in the School. Please also remember to submit your application for various placement tests that are applicable to you by our closing dates.

Please visit this site regularly for updates to the calendar of events.
Online interactive campus map is available at:

DateStart TimeEnd TimeEvent

Venue or url or Instructions




25 Jun 21  - 1700

Deadline to submit applications form for 

CS1010 Programming Methodology Placement Examination

Office of

Undergraduate Studies

(COM1 level 2 Room 19)

Please email a copy of the e-application form to

30 Jun 21  - 1700

Deadline to submit applications form for 

MA1301 Introductory Mathematics Proficiency Test

Office of

Undergraduate Studies

(COM1 level 2 Room 19)

Please email a copy of the e-application form to

5 Jul 21 1400 1600 Briefing and Mock exercise for CS1010 Programming Methodology Placement Test  Details can be found at:
6 Jul 21










Qualifying English Test (QET) 

Students in the undergraduate programmes who do not possess the necessary English language qualifications are required to sit for the Qualifying English Test (QET) set by the Centre for English Language Communication (CELC). The objectives of the QET are available at the CELC website.

Session 1 (reporting time: 9:00 am; test duration: 10:00 am to 11:45 am), or

Session 2 (reporting time: 1:00 pm; test duration: 2:00 pm to 3:45pm)

More details on registration deadline can be found at:

7 Jul 21 1300 1500 MA1301 Introductory Mathematics Proficiency Test  Online
8 Jul 2021 1400 1600

CS1010 Programming Methodology Placement Examination for prospective Computing freshmen

You may wish to take self-diagnostic assessment:

to assess whether you should take the placement test (and/or opt out from diploma exemption for this module. 

Online via lumiNUS

Details can be found at:




For administrative queries on undergraduate programmes, please email

If you have any academic questions, please send to the academic advisors at SoC Academic Advisory Service

Application forms

Module Registration for Semester 1, 2021/2022 

Module Registration at Education Records System ( ModReg@EduRec ) is the University's new consolidated module registration platform, designed to provide students with an improved user experience.

By ensuring parity in the allocation of modules, while taking into consideration students’ needs and preferences, this system will streamline the registration of modules to allow students to fulfil their graduation requirements in a timely manner. Students who are new to ModReg@EduRec  are strongly encouraged to read the informationhere to understand the process of module registration and how to navigate the ModReg@EduRec > (via Path: ( myEduRec > Academics > Module Registration)

The list of Computing modules that are available to students may be accessed by clicking here.


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