Academic Year / Application Deadlines

SBC Academic Year
Year 2017/2018
Semester 2 5 January 2018 – 5 May 2018
Interterm Break 6 May 2018 – 10 July 2018
Year 2018/2019
Semester 111 July 2018 – 9 Nov 2018
Mid-Semester Break3-7 September 2018
Semester 2
(tentative date)
4 January 2019 – 4 May 2019
Admission Deadlines
July Enrollment (1st Semester)International Singaporean/Permanent Resident
All Programmes (except DMin)1 March15 April
January Enrollment (2nd Semester)International Singaporean/Permanent Resident
Graduate Diploma in Christian Studies15 August15 October
Graduate Diploma in Intercultural Studies15 August15 October
Master of Arts in Intercultural Studies15 August15 October
All other SOTE & SOC programmes
(available as part-time study only) #
15 October
Modular ProgrammeMay EnrollmentNovember Enrollment
DMin programme15 January15 July
(special student* - audit only)
28 February30 August
Special AdmissionJuly EnrollmentJanuary Enrollment
Special Student* (except DMin) 1 June 1 December

* Please refer to SPECIAL STUDENTS for more information.
#SOTE (School of Theology English) & SOC (School of Counselling)

  1. Due to limited on-campus accommodation, international applicants are advised to submit the full application package earlier than the closing date given.
  2. All scholarship applicants (international and local) regardless of nationality are to submit both the programme and scholarship applications by 1 March (for July intake) or 15 August (for January intake). Please see SCHOLARSHIPS for more information.