Chua Thian Poh Community Leadership Programme


Interested NUS undergraduates in any field of study at the undergraduate level may apply to our programme. Students are required to submit an application during our open application period in Semester 1 of each academic year. If the undergraduate’s application is successful, commencement of the programme begins in the semester thereafter.

More information on the CTPCLP can be found in the CTPCLP Information Booklet.

Admissions Timeline

Milestone Period
Application September
Interview October – November
Result December

Application requires the following documents to be emailed to

  1. Admission Essay  (For AY16/17’s Admission Essay Questions and instructions, please click here.)
  2. Curriculum Vitae (especially to highlight past experiences relevant to community service or development; you can look for a guide to write your CV or resume here if you don’t have one already)
  3. One Reference Letter (or an existing testimonial from your previous schools)
  4. NUS Academic Transcript (Applicable only to Year 2 & above students)

After we’ve received your completed online form and application documents, we will drop you an email to arrange for a small group interview with you, together with a few other applicants. Thank you.


We look forward to receiving your application via:

For further information, please refer to or contact:

Mr Jason Ng / Ms Liana Yeo

Tel: 6516 4073 / 6516 8737

Email: /