Online Application - 1 Year Diploma Program

Your first step in building a new career

Admission Requirements

Check if you are ready to apply to the 1 year diploma program
Are you 18 years or older?

All courses at FZD are taught in English. Do you meet our basic English requirements?
FZD English Language Requirements
All International applicants must meet English language requirements. If English is your second language, you may be required to submit the test score for one of the following:
1. SAT 1 (minimum score of 1000; 500 for English and 500 for Math)
2. GCSE (minimum grade of C)
3. TOEFL (minimum score of 500 paper-based, 173 computer-based, 61 internet-based)
4. IELTS (minimum score of Band 5.0)
5. LaTIS (minimum grade of D)

Please select an intake

Personal Info

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Application Procedures
We are here to help you through every step of your Application.

Upon receiving your application, portfolio and required documents we will schedule an interview between you and our Admissions team.

Once you are a FZD student, you will always be part of our family. Our assistance to you does not simply end upon graduation but will continue throughout your career. Still have questions? Feel free to contact us.

Submit Application Form

You may submit the application form above or in person.  Download Application Form


We require all potential students to submit an entrance portfolio for our review prior to acceptance into our diploma program. Portfolios can be submitted via e-mail or dropped off in person. If you have an online gallery, attach the link in your e-mail.

— Do not include more than 15 images. Portfolios should demonstrate your abilities to design and think and show an interest in the entertainment industry

— Show off your abilities by including original designs. Please do not copy or plagiarize other designer's work

Helpful Links

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Application Documents

Once you have submitted the application form and portfolio, our admissions department will contact you regarding the submission of the following documents:

— Non-refundable application fee of SGD 535 (Inclusive 7% GST). International students can make the payment by telegraphic transfer to "FZD School of Design Pte Ltd."

— Passport

— The original and the official English translated copies of your highest academic transcript

— English proficiency test result if English is your second language.

— The original and the official English translated copies of your birth certificate

— 1 digital and 2 physical passport size photos

If English is your second language, you may be required to submit the test score for one of the following:

— SAT 1 (minimum score of 1000; 500 for English and 500 for Math)

— GCSE (minimum grade of C)

— TOEFL (minimum score of 500 paper-based, 173 computer-based, 61 internet-based)

— IELTS (minimum score of Band 5.0)

— LaTIS (minimum grade of D)


Once we have received all of the required documents, the admissions department will schedule for an entry test and an interview session. The admissions department will take 2 weeks to review your application and announce the result. For international students, the interview will be conducted over Skype.


If you are accepted into the program, the admissions department will send you a letter of offer through email to confirm the enrollment for the desired intake. The student is then required to reply with a written confirmation email before FZD can issue the student contract.

Obtain Singapore Student Visa (Student Pass) - International Students Only


Complete the Singapore Immigration and Checkpoints Authority (ICA) Visa Application Form and Form V36 and submit them back to FZD School of Design. For more information about ICA and Singapore Laws, please visit

Download ICA VISA Application Form>

Download Form V36>


Upon receiving the visa application forms, the School will apply for the Student Pass on behalf of the student (if the student chooses to engage the School's services) at a nominal service fee of SGD 842 (Inclusive 7% GST). International students must have a Student Pass in order to enroll into the diploma program. FZD will inform the student on progress of the Student Pass application. The student pass application process may take anywhere from 4 to 6 weeks depending on the documents required by ICA


If the student pass is approved, the student will receive the IPA letter to allow them to study in Singapore.

The student needs to fill in and sign the following documents. It is compulsory to return the original signed document to the School.


1. Advisory Notes

2. Student Contract


1. Payment Scheme

2. Program Schedule


The course fee must be paid to the FZD School of Design Pte Ltd account. Please follow the payment instruction on the Payment Scheme.


1. Please submit one original copy of the Student Contract and Advisory Notes to the School via mail or in person.

2. Please submit original or certified copy of highest education certificate to the School via mail or in person.

3. Student Pass collection. Once the student pass is approved and the IPA letter is issued, the student is required to go for a medical check-up before collecting the Student Pass.

4. Medical Insurance (Enrolled students have to possess a medical insurance as required by CPE under EduTrust certificate scheme). All FZD School of Design full-time students are covered under the AXA Insurance PTE LTD.

Orientation Day!

Welcome to the FZD School of Design!