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Primary 1 Joint Madrasah Admission Exercise for 2020

The Primary 1 Joint Madrasah Admission Exercise for 2020 is a joint effort between Majlis Ugama Islam Singapura (Muis), and the 4 full-time madrasahs offering primary level education:

Interested parents and legal guardians whose children are born on or between 2 January 2013 and 1 January 2014 are invited to apply to either one of the four Madrasahs.


Madrasah Irsyad Zuhri Al-Islamiah

Madrasah Wak Tanjong Al-Islamiah

Madrasah Al-Ma'arif Al-Islamiah

Madrasah Alsagoff Al-Arabiah 

Click on the Madrasah logos to apply at the respective madrasahs!


  • A non-refundable administrative fee is charged for every application to be processed
  • The entrance test will be conducted at the Madrasah. The name of the applicant will be cancelled if the applicant did not attend the entrance test on the day/date and time specified.
  • Successful applicants will be required to register at the respective Madrasahs according to the date and time specified.
  • For unsuccessful applicants, please ensure that the child/ward is registered in a national school as required by the Compulsory Education Act (Cap 51). More information on the Compulsory Education can be found here.
  • Madrasahs have full discretion on admission matters and all decisions on the process will be final.


Application can be made at ONE Madrasah only, via their respective websites. Application at more than one madrasah will be considered null and void. To complete the application, please pay the non-refundable administrative fee and submit the originals and photocopies of the following documents within the application period:

  • Identity cards of both parents and guardians (if applicable)
  • Child's birth certificate; and Certificate of Citizenship (if applicable)
  • Deferment Letter from Ministry of Education (if applicable)
  • The parent's marriage certificates
  • Kindergarten development progress booklet
  • Child's health booklet personal particulars and illness & immunization records
  • Other related documents such as divorce papers, death certificate, adoption certificate, etc. (where applicable)
  • For application made by guardian, please bring along:
    • an authorisation letter from the parents; or;
    • the Marriage Certificate of step parents (where applicable)
  • For application made for international students, please bring along:
    • passport documents of child, parents/guardians; and;
    • work permits, employment passes, visit passes, etc. (where applicable)


Admission Process Date
P1 Application Weeks  23 March to 5 April 2019 
P1 Joint Entrance Test Day 13 April 2019 
P1 Application Result 13 May 2019 onwards 
Appeal Period  20 to 25 May 2019 
Registration Exercise 1 June 2019*  

*Subject to changes