Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP Exam Only)


Most participants will find it faster, more direct and easier to register the CISSP exam directly with Pearson Vue exam centre where you can pay using a credit card through the secured website.

If you are eligible and interested to seek funding support under CITREP on the CISSP exam, you may want to purchase CISSP exam voucher via NUS-ISS.

Upcoming Exam Processing

Class 1 15 Jan 2019 ()



CISSP® candidates must have a minimum of five years of professional experience of direct full-time professional security work experience in two or more of the eight domains of the (ISC)² CISSP® CBK® or four years of direct full-time professional security work experience in two or more of the eight domains of the CISSP CBK with a college degree.  

Those with insufficient experience can apply for the Associate of (ISC)2 in CISSP® and take the same CISSP® exam, but complete the endorsement within 6 years time.

For more information, visit www.isc2.org/cissp. For other credential requirement, click here or download a complimentary Candidate Information Bulletin.

Fees & Funding

Exam Fee

International Participants/S'poreans/PRs1

Exam fee


7% GST on fee


Total fee payable


Admin fee (inclusive of 7% GST) S$53.502
  • 1up to 70% CITREP+funding for Professionals (Singaporeans and Singapore PRs) and 100% CITREP+ funding for Students / NSF (Singaporeans) is available for the net payable exam fee
  • 2Admin fee of $53.50 will be waived for NUS-ISS' ISC2-CISSP® participants within 1 year from course attendance.

Purchase of Exam Vouchers

  • NUS-ISS processes the purchase of exam vouchers on a batch basis. For example, if you plan to take the exam in December, please register for an earlier processing date so that you will receive exam voucher before December and you can then book the exam with Pearson Vue.
  • Exam vouchers are non-refundable and non-returnable.
  • Exam vouchers expire 12 months from the date they are issued. Voucher expiration dates cannot be extended. The exam must be taken by the expiration date printed on the voucher.
  • You will schedule your exam (CBT mode) with Pearson Vue test centres.
  • Eligible candidates are reminded to submit CITREP claim after passing the exam. Please refer to IMDA website: www.imda.gov.sg/citrep for details.

CITREP+ Endorsement

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CITREP+ supports:

  • up to 70% of the exam fees, capped at $500 (exam only) per trainee for Professionals
  • up to 100% of the exam fees, capped at $500 (exam only) per trainee for Students and/or Full-Time National Service (NSF). For more details, please refer to CITREP+ Claim Application Guide

Funding support is eligible for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents. Valid for courses and examinations commencing on or before 31 March 2019.

Terms and conditions apply. Please visit www.imda.gov.sg/citrep for full details.

MR CODE: CITREP+/FY18/MR/18-03/727

Preparing For Your Exam

Exam Format

Computerized Adaptive Testing (CAT)

  • The exam is Computerized Adaptive Testing (CAT) delivered at Pearson Vue exam centre.

Frequently Asked Questions

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Enquiry on (ISC)2 examinations

For information on the examination for SSCP®, CISSP-ISSAP®/ISSEP®/ISSMP®, CAP®, CSSLP®, CCFP®, HCISSP® or CCSPSM, email (ISC)2 at isc2asia@isc2.org

General Enquiry

Please feel free to write to isstraining@nus.edu.sg or call 6516 2093 if you have any enquiry or feedback.


Ms. Angela HUANG

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