Hospitalization expenses for international students are very costly in Singapore. As such, international students are required to purchase your own Travel and/or Hospitalization Insurance from your home country before arrival. Do ensure that your insurance coverage includes hospitalization costs and surgery fees. Please scan and email your Travel and/or Hospitalization Insurance documents to

Students without the necessary insurance are required to purchase them upon arrival. SOT will assist to arrange for Group Hospitalisation Insurance. The Group Insurance is made available to local students as well.

The coverage is for the duration of 8 months and the estimated cost per month will be as follows:

  1. Local students  = SGD$130
  2. Foreign students  = SGD$190

The above rates is inclusive of GST and based on a minimum take up of 80 pax.

For more enquiries, please mail to