Application Process

Before applying for the Nanyang EMBA programme, please ensure that all of the admission requirements are met. To apply, you will need to:

  • Complete the online application form
  • Submit the required supporting documents and information
  • Complete the application fee payment

Only completed applications will be assessed by the admissions team. An application is considered complete when all supporting documents, information and application fee are received.

As we review complete applications on a rolling basis, as and when they are received, it is strongly encouraged to submit your application as early as possible before the application deadline to secure a place in the programme.


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Apply for the programme via our online application system. You may also login to the system to check your application status after you have submitted your application.

Your application should demonstrate strong intellectual capability, solid career progression and professional achievements (where applicable), and leadership qualities/potential. The essay questions are compulsory and you should articulate your thoughts clearly, using good judgement with respect to the word limit.

No separate application for scholarships is required. Simply tick on the box relating to the scholarship you are applying for in the online application form and complete the essay for scholarship consideration.


Fill in the application form and upload the following supporting documents:

CV or Resume
Concise document describing your responsibilities and accomplishments.

Educational Documents
Degree scroll/certificate(s) and academic transcripts of each university attended (official English translation is required for non-English certificates and transcripts).

Passport Photo
Coloured photo (taken within the last 3 months) in hi-resolution jpeg format.

TOEFL or IELTS score report
Applicants are required to take the TOEFL or IELTS if English was not the medium of instruction used at the tertiary level.

Referee Reports
Applicants are required to nominate two referees in the online application form. Upon nomination, an online referee report form will be sent to them for their completion.

Professional Membership Certificates, if any


Upon submitting your application, you will be required to pay an application fee of S$200 via VISA or Mastercard. If you are unable to pay via VISA or Mastercard, please issue a cheque payable to “Nanyang Technological University” (indicate your full name and address on the reverse).


After assessment of your application is completed, we will shortlist candidates for the interview stage. The interview is by invitation only and you will be informed via email if you have been shortlisted.


Candidates who have completed the interview will move to the final selection stage whereby the Admissions Committee will meet for deliberation and candidates for admission are selected. Announcement of offered candidates will be made via an e-mail notification from the admissions office.

Please note that only successful candidates will be notified. Applicants are advised to check the online application system for their application status. We are unable to confirm or release information via phone.


Should you receive an admission offer via email, you are required to complete the acceptance of the offer within the stipulated time or the offer will lapse automatically. The acceptance must be accompanied by a non-refundable enrolment fee of S$10,000 (inclusive of GST) which is deductible from the total tuition fees payable.