School and Centre Advancement

NTU has about 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. It offers programmes in Engineering, Business, Science, Humanities, Arts, Social Sciences, and Medicine. With a wide range of courses offered by the various colleges, students benefit from a broad-based education in multiple disciplines taught by top-notch academics and at the same time, experience enriching overseas study and research opportunities with eminent global partners. 

Every school and college runs its own research initiatives, academic programmes and has its own funding priorities. 

Make your gift now or browse through the list below to learn more about some of the funds you can give to.

NBS Advancement Fund

The Nanyang Business School (NBS) is one of the pioneer business schools in the world, and consistently churns out innovative, business-minded individuals who help to drive Singapore's economy every day. Contributing to NBS will help to prosper Singapore's economy in the long run, as NBS continues to cultivate talented bankers, risk assessors, financial consultants and business people.

CEE Advancement Fund

The School of Civil and Environmental Engineering (CEE) trains and educates future civil and environmental engineers. The curriculum helps prepare them to adapt to changes in the industry or the world. The three focal areas are civil engineering, environmental engineering, and maritime studies. By contributing to the CEE Advancement Fund, you are helping to nurture the new generation of civil and environmental engineers, and bettering the lives of people in the future.

EEE Advancement Fund

At the School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering (EEE), students are trained to be top-class electrical engineers. The School also conducts plenty of research and has multiple research centres and ongoing research projects. Giving to the EEE Advancement Fund is to give to the future of technology and technological development, helping to put Singapore at the forefront of technological advancement.

MAE Advancement Fund

The School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering (MAE) is one of the largest mechanical engineering schools in the world. In recent years, MAE has been intensifying its pace of research to build a more comfortable future for humanity. Your contribution would help expedite their process.

MSE Advancement Fund

At the School of Material Science and Engineering (MSE), students who are passionate about research and innovation are nurtured into talented and promising materials engineers, who will support cutting-edge technology with novel materials that can be revolutionary. Contributing to MSE could perhaps help NTU's materials engineers develop the new nylon.

SCBE Advancement Fund

The School of Chemical and Biomedical Engineering (SCBE) deals with the application of physical science, life sciences, mathematics and economics, and cultivates the talent in their students so that they may pioneer valuable new materials and techniques– such as nanotechnology, fuel cells and biomedical engineering. Contributing to SCBE helps to bring this cause even further and will contribute to various technological and biomedical causes.

SCSE Advancement Fund

NTU's School of Computer Science and Engineering (SCSE) is internationally recognised as one of the top computer engineering schools in the world, and living up to its reputation, produces a large amount of innovative interdisciplinary research, incorporating computer science into engineering. SCSE has achieved many great things, including projects in Artificial Intelligence, Cyber Security, Cloud Computing, and many more, that are deemed to be of immense potential and will put Singapore and NTU at the forefront of computer technology. Your contribution can help to make the world a much more convenient and exciting place to live in, with the development of computer technology.

HASS Advancement Fund

The College of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences is presently a union of four Schools and two Centres - the School of Art, Design and Media; the School of Humanities, the School of Social Sciences; the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information; the Nanyang Centre for Public Administration; and the Centre for Liberal Arts and Social Sciences. Support the College in its mission to cultivate the highest standards of education, achieve preeminence in research and thought leadership and promote interdisciplinary research in humanities, arts, and social sciences with a difference.

ADM School Advancement Fund

At the School of Art, Design & Media (ADM), interdisciplinary courses are designed to mould creative individuals into outstanding artists, designers, animators, new media performers, and even business leaders. By supporting the ADM School Advancement Fund, your generosity ensures that the school has the resources to provide students with a meaningful and fulfilling university experience that will in turn make an impact on the arts scene in Singapore.

SOH Advancement Fund

The School of Humanities offers language-related majors that include English, Chinese, Philosophy, Linguistics and Multilingual Studies, and History. Regardless of the discipline, SOH trains its students to think analytically, a crucial skill for succeeding in the future.

SSS Advancement Fund

At the School of Social Sciences, our programmes are created with the needs, both present and future, of our students and society in mind. We offer a stimulating and multidisciplinary education, both undergraduate and graduate, and research in the social sciences - particularly in Economics, Psychology, Public Policy and Global Affairs, and Sociology. Your contribution to the SSS Advancement Fund, big or small, will help significantly in developing our students to their full potential, cultivating future public servants, teachers, counsellors, financial consultants, market researchers, media practitioners, psychologists, sociologists, and the like.

WKWSCI Advancement Fund

At the Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI), one of the top communications schools in the world, Singapore's brightest personalities and most open minds are brought together to reach out to the masses. With various specialisations including journalism, advertising and public relations, broadcast, and communications research, WKWSCI is Singapore's future of communication and information and your contribution to the school will help to bring about a new era of media and communication in Singapore.

ASE Advancement Fund

The Asian School of the Environment (ASE) is an interdisciplinary, research-focused school on Asian environmental challenges combining ecology, science and technology, environmental science and the humanities. Giving to ASE contributes to environmental sustainability and will create a positive impact on planet Earth in the long run.

SBS Advancement Fund

NTU's School of Biological Sciences (SBS) trains students in the field of life sciences, which has been widely acknowledged as the next major technological revolution after the Internet. New knowledge and discoveries generated as a result of genome and molecular biology research will have a major impact on the life sciences and pharmaceutical industries, healthcare, food and nutrition, people and the environment. Contributing to SBS will help in all the various industries as the School helps to develop and nurture talent in all the aforementioned industries.

SPMS Advancement Fund

The School of Physical and Mathematical Sciences (SPMS) provides students with a future-oriented education, combining scientific knowledge with essential soft skills such as communication and critical thinking. Crucial support towards SPMS will provide our students and researchers with the technical expertise and the nimbleness of mind to explore new fields and help solve many of humanity’s greatest challenges and complexities, from climate change to globalised economic disruptions caused by digitisation, new technologies and Industry 4.0.

LKCMedicine Advancement Fund

The LKCMedicine Advancement Fund helps support the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine. A leading healthcare institution, the Lee Kong Chian School of Medicine trains doctors of the next generation. Your contribution will go to the doctors of tomorrow - the ones who will discover new cures and methods of detecting illness, helping to save countless lives and families.

NIE Advancement Fund

As an institute that aims to inspire learning and transform the teaching profession, support towards the National Institute of Education (NIE) helps raise the bar in teaching excellence and its holistic approach to teacher education. Gifts to NIE will provide robust and diverse opportunities for our student teachers, encourage them to reach new heights of excellence as future educators, and build a sustainable future for Singapore and Singaporeans.

S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies (RSIS) Endowment

The mission of RSIS is to be a leading research and graduate teaching institution in strategic and international affairs in the Asia Pacific. Supporting the RSIS will help advance research in both national and international security.​

NTU is home to world-class institutes and leading research centres that support better learning and living experiences, and the sustainability of resources and academic excellence. Your gift will help the University provide the needed infrastructure and facilities to empower our students, faculty and staff to maximise and realise their full potential.

Every institute and centre in NTU runs its own research initiatives, academic programmes and has its own funding priorities.

Make your gift now or browse through the list below to learn more about some of the funds you can give to.

Chinese Heritage Centre

The Chinese Heritage Centre (CHC) is an institutional melting pot that brings together a research centre, a library and a museum, within a national monument to preserve and showcase various facets of the expansive landscape of Chinese culture and history. As an autonomous institute, CHC relies on private contributions to fund its operations and programmes, including but not limited to public lectures, exhibitions, and research activities.

Earth Observatory of Singapore (EOS) General Endowment

EOS is an autonomous research institute that conducts fundamental research on earthquakes, volcanic eruptions, tsunamis, and climate change, in and around Southeast Asia, toward safer and more sustainable societies. Support the research on geohazards and climate change in one of the most geologically complex regions on Earth, and make a profound difference to the multitudes living in Southeast Asia.

Confucius Institute Fund, NTU

Giving to the fund helps to promote and enhance Chinese literature and culture in Chinese communities around the world.

Energy Research Institute @NTU (ERI@N)

Support ERI@N’s goal of being the leading research institute for innovative energy solutions.

Insurance Risk and Finance Research Centre (IRFRC)

The IRFRC is part of the Nanyang Business School (NBS) and directs primary research on insurance and insurance-related risk research in the Asia Pacific. Support NBS' IRFRC in their endeavours in the growing industry of insurance risk research and management.

Nanyang Centre for Public Administration (NCPA) Advancement

As a premier training institution, NCPA promotes good governance and public services, facilitates knowledge exchanges, and strengthens cooperation among governments across the world. Support NCPA in their endeavours to set the foundation for building and maintaining a world-class institution in public administration.

Nanyang Technopreneurship Centre (NTC) Advancement

The NTC is a multi-disciplinary, university-level centre that was created to be the focal point of technopreneurship education within NTU and the region. Your contribution will help promote and foster a culture of innovation and entrepreneurship among those studying technology entrepreneurship.

NTU Institute of Science and Technology for Humanity (NISTH)

Support NISTH’s goal of being the forerunner or centre of excellence in establishing collaborations and partnerships to tackle and discover innovative solutions to real-world problems; owing to human dependency on the fast-paced advancement of science and technology into everyday lives.

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