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Please visit https://www.a-star.edu.sg/singa for updated information about the SINGA Award.
Do note that the application deadline for the August 2019 intake is 1 Dec 2018.

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A*STAR is Singapore's leading research agency that Complements research and PhD education through its state-of-the-art facilities and renowned scientists for Biomedical Sciences and Physical Sciences & Engineering research.


NUS is ranked as being among both the world's and Asia's best universities. Top flight researchers who are committed to developing young talent, make for a rewarding PhD experience at NUS.

NTU is a research-intensive university with globally acknowledged strengths in science and engineering. NTU provides a high quality global education to more than 19,100 undergraduates and 8,600 graduate students.

The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is one of the first universities in the world to incorporate the art and science of design and technology into a multi-disciplinary curriculum.

Top 5 FAQs

Top 5 FAQs

  1. Does A*STAR, NTU, NUS, or SUTD offer PhD scholarships for international/foreign students?
  2. Can I apply if I do not have GRE / IELTS / TOEFL / SAT I & II / GATE scores?
  3. Can I apply if I do not have a passport?
  4. What should I do if my academic referees did not receive the email prompting them to complete the online recommendation form?
  5. Is SINGA offered for Masters programme?