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


We are hosting a Zoom webinar on 29 Oct 2021 at 12 pm - 1.30pm (SG time). Join us to learn more about the PhD programme, receive guidance on admission and application, and get to ask your questions. Details and registration can be found here


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 - 30 Nov 2020
​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.