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Applied Learning Programme

Chemical and Applied Sciences (Fragrance)

Bartley Secondary School Applied Learning Programme in Chemical and Applied Sciences (Fragrance) aims to develop the passion for the learning of STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics) in our pupils and to imbue in them the skills in these areas. The details of the programme can be found here.

Admission Selection Criteria

  • Pupils must possess diligence and a positive attitude in academic work.

  • Pupils who have keen interest in Science and/or Mathematics.

  • Considerations will be taken on a pupil's relevant accomplishments and representation in any other STEM-related activity.

Application Procedure

Application for DSA-Sec can be submitted through the online DSA-Sec Portal via

https://www.moe.gov.sg/secondary/dsa/application which requires one parent’s SingPass to log in


Parents/guardians who are unable to apply online can approach their child's primary school for assistance.

Application is free-of-charge and will be open from 5th May 2022, 11 am to 1st June 2022, 3 pm.

Selection Process

Given the prevailing national posture, the school will be conducting in-person selection for all DSA talent areas for 2022 DSA-Sec, with the prevailing safe management measures (SMM).

Shortlisted applicants will be required to participate in an in-person interview between 27 June 2022 to 12 September 2022. The school will notify the shortlisted applicants on the details of the in-person selection.

All applicants will be informed of the outcome (Confirmed Offer, Wait List or Unsuccessful) via letters and/or phone calls by 13th September 2022.

Should you have any query, please contact:

Mr Fu Chee Sheng, HOD(Science) at 62889013 ext 213 / fu_chee_sheng@schools.gov.sg

Successful applicant’s primary school will follow up with the next stage of DSA exercise. Admission will only be confirmed when the PSLE results are released. It is compulsory for students who are accepted into the school through DSA (ALP) to join the CurioSTÉ Club.

Important Dates to Note



DSA Application period

5 May 2022, 11 am to 1 June 2022, 3 pm

Selection for in-person interview for shortlisted applicants.

27 June 2022 to 12 September 2022

Notification of the outcome of application.

12 September 2022

Parents and students are encouraged to choose schools wisely based on the student’s aptitudes and strengths, bearing in mind the school’s academic and non-academic requirements, and the programmes available to develop the area of talent.

Students who are successfully admitted to the school via DSA are expected to honour their commitment to the school, and participate in the activities related to the talent they are selected for from year 1-4.