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Admission Information

Graduate Programmes by Research


Admission Information

General Admission Requirements

Applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree with minimum Second Class Honours, Upper Division or * Honours (Distinction) and the ability to pursue research in his proposed field of advanced study.

A good Graduate Record Examination (GRE) score is required for international applicants. Applicants from India may use the Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) percentile in place of GRE.

For applicants whose native language is not English, a good TOEFL score is required. Test dates must be within 2 years or less from the date of your application. IELTS may be submitted in place of TOEFL.

* All NTU first degree students graduating from January 2018 onwards will be awarded degrees according to the new classfication nomenclature, regardless of their intake year. Please click on the link (Point 5) below for the new nomenclature:- AUS Handbook AY2017-18

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Fees (inclusive of GST)

There is an application fee of S$53.50 (inclusive of GST) for research programmes from 01 June 2018 onwards.

Tuition fees are subjected to revision every year. The new fees will be applicable to all existing and new students. Please click here​ for notes on fees and fee table.

A student who withdraws or leaves the University two or more weeks after the commencement of his candidature or the commencement of the semester is liable to pay the fees due for the semester as stated in point A.(1.8) of Notes on Payment of fees.