The Nanyang Business School PhD Programme is a full-time programme. Admission to this programme is once a year and enrolment is usually in July (for Aug intake).

The review of applications usually commences in January and the outcome of the application becomes available between February and May. If you are shortlisted, you will be contacted for an interview.

If your application is successful, you will receive an admission letter between February and May, along with information on application for Student Pass (for international students). The original documents (e.g. transcripts, certificates, and proficiency score reports) are required to be presented for verification upon matriculation.


​NTU Research Scholarship (RSS)
(includes self-funding)​
Click here​1 Oct 2023 - 31 Jan 2024
Nanyang President's Graduate Scholarship (NPGS)Click hereclick here for information

Event: 2023 Postgraduate Research at NTU Virtual Fair

Date: Sept 29, 2023
Time: 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm (SGT)
Platform: Virtual
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This event presents a remarkable opportunity to delve deeper into the essence of Nanyang Technological University, Singapore – distinguished as one of the world’s top young universities. By participating in this event, you'll gain valuable insights into the life of a postgraduate student at NTU. You'll uncover the intricacies of application preparation, directly engage with professors to explore their riveting research pursuits, and have an avenue to address any queries about our program. Moreover, you'll hear directly from our alumni and current students, getting an authentic glimpse into their NTU journey and how the university has propelled them towards excellence.

Registration is now open, and all exhibition booths will be available virtually from 29th September 2023 until 29th October 2023. We look forward to meeting you there!

Event Highlights
• Presentations on NTU’s exciting and unique research programmes
• Chat live with our inspiring faculty members, staff, alumni and current research students
• Find out more about our postgraduate research programmes, cutting edge curriculum, interdisciplinary research and more
• Watch videos (on demand) and download valuable resources about your research programmes of interest for review and sharing
• Find out more about Scholarships opportunities.