Instructions to Applicant

Please read the instruction carefully before completing the application form.

a. Eligibility

You are eligible for the Tertiary Tuition Fee Subsidy (TTFS) ONLY IF YOU SATISFY ALL THE CONDITIONS BELOW:

1) You are a Singapore Citizen or a Permanent Resident of Singapore with one of your parents (natural, adoptive or step parent), living or deceased, is a Singaporean Citizen;

2) Your race or the first component of the double-barrelled race is Malay (which includes Boyanese, Javanese, Banjarese Bugis and Indo extract) e.g. for double- race Malay-Indian.  

3) Your monthly household per capita income (PCI) does not exceed $2,000

Per capita income

 

 

Percentage of Subsidy
PCI < $1,400   100%
PCI $1,401 - $1,700   75%
PCI $1,701 - $2,000   50%

PCI is computed as :-

Total monthly gross income of family
Total number of family members

 

4) You are eligible for MOE Tuition Grant; and

5) You are pursuing first diploma or degree on full-time basis at a local government tertiary institution.

 

NOTE : All subsidised fee will be based on prevailing Singapore Citizen's fee rate.

 

a. Fees

1) Kindly note that TTFS covers only tuition fees for diploma and degree level. Other fee such as PFP fees, misc fees, examintation fees, study tour or overseas exchange programme fees are not included.

 

2) If you are awarded a scholarship, please infomr us immediately on your withdrawal for TTFS

 

b. Yaysan MENDAKI Study Loan Schemes

If you are not eligible for TTFS, you may consider applying for one of the following schemes.

1) Supplementary Assistance Loan - for Malay students who are receiving partial TTFS or not receiving TTFS due to income exceeding the criteria

2) Study Loan Full-Time - for Muslim students who are not eligible for TTFS

The loan can be applied at https://tfas.mendaki.org.sg under the Yayasan MENDAKI Funded scheme.

 

c. Other Financial Assistance schemes

You can also apply for other financial assistance schemes from you respective institutions such as :