How to Pay


  1. Payment by either cash, cheque, China UnionPay (CUP), NETS, GIRO, Mastercard, VISA, or telegraphic transfer is acceptable. 0% Instalment Payment Plan (IPP) of 6 months for OCBC and UOB credit cardholders are also available for course fee payment.

  2. Cheques or cashier’s orders should be crossed and made payable to ‘Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts’. The student’s name, NRIC/Passport number and contact number must be clearly indicated on the reverse side of the cheque or cashier’s order. Other modes of payment are by cash, NETS and credit cards at the cashier counter, online payment by Visa or Mastercard through NAFA website, GIRO or wire transfer.

  3. The Academy’s bank details for telegraphic transfer:

    Name: Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts
    Bank: DBS Bank Ltd
    A/c No: 011-7001288
    Swift Code: DBSSSGSG
    Address: 12 Marina Boulevard, DBS Asia Central Marina Bay Financial Centre Tower 3, Singapore 018982

    When transferring funds through telegraphic transfer, please instruct the bank to include the following details in the remittance advice:

    1. Student's Name
    2. Admission Number/Application Number
    3. Course of Study
    4. Contact Details
    5. Passport Number/IC Number

  4. Please fax a copy of the remittance details to +65 6337 5218 (Finance Office) or e-mail [email protected] with the remittance details once the remittance is completed.

  5. Diploma Course: Fees should be paid within the specified period stated in the Student Contract and other forms of payment advisory when applicable.

    Degree Course: Fees are payable in two instalments (for one-year full-time degree course) or four instalments (for two-year full-time degree course).

  6. A penalty of S$15 per month will be levied if the fees are not paid by the due date, or if the cheque is returned by the bank and a replacement is not received by the due date.

  7. Location of Cashier Counter:

    Level 1, Room B1-11, NAFA Campus 1
    (Wing B, opposite the Ngee Ann Kongsi Galleries)
    80 Bencoolen Street, Singapore 189655
    Operating Hours: 9:00am - 5:00pm
    (Mondays to Fridays, excluding public holidays)

  8. Students can make online payment (via Mastercard or VISA) at their convenience through the NAFA website (www.nafa.edu.sg./pay). An online receipt will be generated after each successful payment. However, payment via UOB or OCBC 0% IPP will have to be made at Finance Office.

  9. DBS/POSB account holders may make the payment via the DBS iBanking platform with their login. Under Pay Bills and select ‘NAFA-STUDENT BILL’ as Billing Organisation, and for Bill Reference, please quote the student’s NRIC number (e.g. S1234567A) or FIN Number (e.g. G1234567A) and enter the amount to be remitted to NAFA.

  10. DBS/POSB iBanking account user with a local registered mobile number may transact payment via the smartphone application of DBS PayLah!. Under Bill Payment, select “NAFA-STUDENT BILL” as Billing Organisation, and for Bill Reference, please quote the student’s NRIC number (e.g. S1234567A) or Fin Number (e.g. G1234567A) and enter the amount payable of up to $999.00 per transaction.

  11. Diploma Course: The Academy reserves the right to de-register the student if outstanding fees remained unpaid for 3 weeks after a warning letter is issued by the NAFA Finance Office. The student may be reinstated subject to review and all outstanding fees (including the late payment charge) are paid in full.

    Degree Course: The Academy, in consultation with the respective universities, reserves the right to de-register the student if outstanding fees remained unpaid for 7 days after the issuance of the first warning letter by the Student Admissions Office. The student may be reinstated subject to review and all outstanding fees including the penalty are paid in full.

  12. The student is ultimately responsible to the Academy for any outstanding amounts even if a sponsor has undertaken to pay the fees.

  13. Late submission and payment will not be accepted by the Academy as this will lead to a delay in the processing of applications.