SNB Licensure Examinations

SNB Licensure Examinations

Licensure Examinations are part of the process of application for registration/enrolment with SNB.  Foreign trained nurses/midwives are required to sit for the SNB Registered Nurse (RN), Enrolled Nurse (EN) or Registered Midwife (RMW) Licensure Examinations. The examination is designed to evaluate their competency to practise nursing/midwifery in Singapore.

SNB will provide a Notification Letter to candidates of Licensure Examination of their Examination date and venue. The SNB Fee for Licensure Examination is applicable.

You are required to be at the examination venue at least half an hour before the examination starts. You may NOT be allowed into the examination venue if you are late, in which case a new application for registration/enrolment will be required.

The examination is a one hour paper. Please refer to Important Dates for more details.

Venue of Licensure Examinations

Type of SNB Licensure ExaminationLocation
Registered Nurse Licensure ExaminationNanyang Polytechnic
School of Health Sciences
180 Ang Mo Kio Ave 8
Singapore 569830view NYP campus map
Enrolled Nurse Licensure ExaminationCurtin Singapore
90 & 92 Jalan Rajah
Singapore 329162

View Curtin Singapore map
Registered Midwife Licensure Examination
Items to bring for Licensure Examination

a) Your NRIC OR passport and work permit (if applicable)
b) Your nursing/midwifery registration certificate and current practising license/certificate
c) SNB’s Notification Letter of Licensure Examination and receipt of payment
d) 4B pencil and eraser
e) Calculator without cover

Items that are strictly NOT allowed

a) Reference books
b) Handphones, camera or other digital devices
c) Bags etc

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