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Graduate Programmes (by Research)



Information Session on our Postgraduate Programmes (by Coursework and Research)
Intake: August 2018
Attend the information session to find out more on our postgraduate programmes (by coursework or research) from the Programme Directors and Graduates.
Please register your attendance:
3 February 2018, Saturday
National Library Board @ Bugis
100 Victoria Street
Singapore 188064
Level 5 – Possibility Room
2pm – 5pm
If you have any enquiries, we can be reached through or 6790 4955.

Academic year in NTU commences in August and ends in July of the following year. 

School of MAE has two PhD intakes per academic year, one in August and another in January.


Last day for submission of online application with supporting documents​

August (Semester 1)

 31 January

January (Semester 2)

 31 July








For more details on research programmes, please click here.


  Ø Application Process 

·         Fill in the online application form
·         Electronic copies of your supporting documents must be uploaded via the online portal.
Important: All aca​demic documents not in English language must be accompanied by official English translations, either by the home university or any official authorized parties, with an original ink signature and seal.
Ø General Admission Requirements
·         A Bachelor’s degree with honours of at least a Second Class Upper level or equivalent
·         A Master’s degree (research-based) from a reputable university
·         For applicants whose native language is not English, a good TOEFL score of ≥600 (paper-based) / ≥250 (computer-based) / ≥100 (internet-based), or a minimum of IELTS score of 6.5 is required.
·         International applicants are also required to have a Graduate Aptitude Test in Engineering (GATE) score of at least 90th percentile or Total GRE score of ≥ 319/3.5 where score for verbal (V) and quantitative (Q) sections must be i) V170(max) + Q149(min) or ii) V153(min) + Q166(max) and analytical writing score is at least 3.5.
·         The official GATE/GRE/TOEFL/IELTS score sheets are required upon admission​​
Status of application
You can check the status of your application online here.
What to expect next
·         An interview will be arranged if your application has been shortlisted by an MAE supervisor
·         NTU admission letter will be issued to successful applicants
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