The International Student Admissions Test (ISAT) in Singapore will be available from May to November 2022. Registrations for testing cycles in 2022 will open in early 2022.
ISAT Test Dates 2021-2022
ISAT 2022 Testing Cycle Dates
- Cycle 1: 2 May – 20 May 2022
- Cycle 2: 1 August – 20 August 2022
- Cycle 3: 7 November – 25 November 2022
ISAT results will be released within one week of the test sitting and are considered valid for two years. Do note, you are only allowed to take the test once every 12 months (estimated from the previous test date). If a candidate takes the ISAT more than once, the universities will have access to all sets of scores.
Universities requiring the ISAT
ISAT is a mandatory requirement for international students applying to medicine, dentistry or health science courses at the following Australian universities:
Monash University, Melbourne/Malaysian campus
University of Limerick
University of New South Wales (UNSW)
University of Queensland
University of Tasmania
University of Western Australia (UWA)
University of Western Sydney (UWS)
Taking ISAT in Singapore
If you intend to work in Singapore after graduation, ensure that the school/course you are applying to is recognised by the Singapore Medical Council (SMC). International Medical Graduates who hold qualifications NOT recognised by the SMC, will NOT be eligible to apply for medical registration to practise in Singapore.
Here’s the list of SMC recognised schools, effective from 1 Jan 2020 – not all require the ISAT.
|Body Granting Qualifications||Primary Qualifications||Year of Addition||Requiring the ISAT|
|The University of Adelaide, Faculty of Health Sciences||MB BS||2003||✗ , UCAT ANZ required|
|The University of Melbourne, Melbourne Medical|
|MB BS, |
|Monash University, Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences||MB BS, |
|University of New South Wales, Faculty of Medicine||MB BS, |
|✓, UCAT ANZ also accepted|
|The University of Queensland, School of Medicine||MB BS, |
Doctor of Medicine AQF Level 9 Masters (Extended)
|The University of Sydney, Sydney Medical School||MB BS, |
|The University of Western Australia, Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health Sciences||MB BS, |
|Australian National University, ANU Medical School||MB BS, |
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For candidates taking the ISAT during May 2022 testing period: 2 May – 20 May 2022
- February to March Group: February 26, 2022 – March 19, 2022
- March Group: March 12, 2022 – March 27, 2022
- March to April Group: March 20, 2022 – April 9, 2022
Singapore's ISAT Test Centers
There are two ISAT test centers in Singapore.