Infographic: 5 steps of the Nanyang Business School PhD Programme application process

The Nanyang Business School PhD Programme is a full-time programme. Admission to this programme is once a year and enrolment is in late July.

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.


Application Periods:

Nanyang President's Graduate Scholarship (NPGS)Click here1 Oct 2021 - 31 Dec 2021
​NTU Research Scholarship (RSS)
(includes self-funding)​
Click here​
1 Jun 2021 - 31 Jul 2021*
1 Oct 2021 - 31 Jan 2022

*Application open for admission in Jan  2022, subject to the availability of scholarship.