Tuesday, April 19, 2011

Singapore - (SINGA) International Graduate Award Scholarships for January 2012 batch

The Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a collaboration 
between the Agency for Science, Technology & Research (A*STAR), the
Nanyang Technological University (NTU) and the National University of 
Singapore (NUS). The PhD training will be carried out in your chosen 
laboratory at A*STAR research institutes, NTU or NUS. Upon successful 
completion, you will be conferred a PhD degree by either NTU or NUS.
This award is for international applicants
seeking admission to pursue a full-time PhD programme at NTU.
Successful applicants for the Singapore International Graduate Award 
(SINGA) will receive their PhD training in their chosen laboratory at 
A*STAR research institutes or NTU. Upon successful completion of
their course, they will be conferred a PhD degree by NTU.

Eligibility Criteria

• Open to all international students

• Excellent academic results to be in the top 20% of your cohort
• Graduate with a passion for research and excellent academic results
• Good skills in written and spoken English
• Good reports from two academic referees


There is no bond attached to the scholarship.

Terms of Award

As a recipient of the scholarship, you will be given support for up 

to 4 years of academic pursuit, leading to a PhD degree in NTU. You will receive:

• Full tuition fees

• Monthly stipend of $2000 and will be increased to $2500 upon confirmation
• One-time $1000 settling-in allowance
• One-time airfare grant of $1500

Research Areas

These fall broadly under two categories:

Biomedical Sciences; and

Physical Science and Engineering

NTU supervisors and projects

College of Science

Biological Sciences (SBS)
Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS)

College of Engineering

Chemical and Biomedical Engineering (SCBE)
Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE)
Computer Engineering (SCE)
Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE)
Material Sciences and Engineering (MSE)
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE)

Application procedure

• Submit your application using the
online application form.
• Post the printed copy of the completed application form together 

with supporting documents to the following address:


A*STAR Graduate Academy
Agency for Science, Technology and Research
Application for SINGA
20 Biopolis Way, #07-01 Centros
Singapore 138668

Please do not send applications to NTU. Once you are shortlisted, 

you will then be notified to apply online to NTU. For further 
enquiries on the scholarship, please email to Admissions (Research) (email:


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