Graduate Requirements



Major (Graduation) Criteria from Cohort 2007 onwards

Single Major (Non-Honours)

  • Pass at least 60 MCs of PS or PS-recognised modules, which include the following:

(1) PS1101E
(2) PS2102 or PS3257
(3) a minimum of ONE* from the following (Singapore Politics):
(i) PS2249 (CP)
(ii) PS2244 (GPP)
(iii) PS3249 (IR)
*The above may be used to fulfill requirement (4).
(4) a minimum of ONE from each of the following subfields:
(i) Comparative Politics (CP)
(ii) International Relations (IR)
(iii) Political Theory (PT)
(iv) Governance and Public Policy (GPP)
(5) a minimum of 20 MCs at level-3000 or higher*.
  • Students are allowed to read level-4000 modules subject to departmental approval.

  • Click HERE for the list of modules categorised by subfields.
Single Major (Honours)

  • Pass at least 100 MCs of PS or PS-recognised modules, which include the following:

(1) PS1101E
(2) PS2102 or PS3257
(3) a minimum of ONE* from the following (Singapore Politics):
(i) PS2249 (CP)
(ii) PS2244 (GPP)
(iii) PS3249 (IR)
*The above may be used to fulfill requirement (4).
(4) a minimum of ONE from each of the following subfields:
(i) Comparative Politics (CP)
(ii) International Relations (IR)
(iii) Political Theory (PT)
(iv) Governance and Public Policy (GPP)
(5) a minimum of 60 MCs at level-3000 or higher, with
(i) a minimum of 40 MCs at level-4000 or higher and
(ii) a maximum of 2 level-5000 PS modules (subject to department's approval).
  • Click HERE for the list of modules categorised by subfields.