Early Career Planning

About Nanyang Technological University

It is the second oldest and second largest university in Singapore that boasts of 33500 postgraduate and undergraduate students. As a research-intensive public university, NTU aims to foster leaders through research and knowledge in various domains.


Quick Facts at a Glance

  1. World Ranking – 51(According to Times higher education 2019)
  2. Average No of students – 25,738
  3. Average Tuition Fee – S$ 31,613 – 61,250/ Year 
  4. Average Living Expenses – $6000 - $14,400 / Year
  5. Scholarships available– YES
  6. Internships offered - YES 
  7. Average no of International students- 7,250

Departments Available

Under Graduation

  • MBBS
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Science)
  • Bachelor of Business
  • Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical & Electronic Engineering)
  • BFA in Media Art (Digital Animation) 
  • BFA in Design Art (Product Design)
  • Bachelor of Engineering (Computer Engineering)
  • Bachelor of Communication Studies
  • Bachelor of Engineering in Civil Engineering
  • Bachelor of Accountancy


  • Information Systems
  • MBA
  • Engineering
  • Electronics
  • Computer Control & Automation 
  • Embedded Systems
  • Mass Communication
  • Financial Engineering
  • Nanyang Executive MBA
  • Accountancy


Due to its topographical position and oceanic exposure, Singapore’s weather is distinguished by consistent temperature and pressure, high humidity, and sufficient rainfall. During continued heavy rainfall, relative humidity often stretches to 100%. Although the island does not have distinct seasons, the average temperature stays somewhere between 25 degrees Celsius and 31 degrees Celsius.

Residing Options

NTU possesses 24 Halls of Residence, each having the strength of accommodating 600 undergraduate or postgraduate students. Every hall has shared amenities like lounges, reading rooms, and pantries and single room rate starts from $375 for undergraduates. The students can find themselves engaged in an encouraging association of like-minded students and residential instructors.

Campus life

The campus of NTU University is considered as one of the best in the world. NTU has two campuses - Yunnan Garden Campus and Novena Campus. With more than 100 student organizations that fall into the three category - Students' Union and its Constituent Clubs, Non-Constituent Clubs, and NTU Graduate Students' Association and School-based Graduate Students' Clubs NTU offers superior campus life.

Scholarships / Financial aid

NTU holds the belief that students should not be denied from higher studies because of economic challenges. There are several Scholarship opportunities suitable for students. For Non-Singapore Citizens NTU offers eight scholarship opportunities from NTU Office of Admission and two from External Organizations, and for Singapore Citizens and Permanent Residents, there are fourteen scholarship options offered by NTU Office of Admissions along with twenty-one from External Organizations.