Fees & Scholarships

Fee Payment in Summary (AY2024)

  Fees (in SGD)
Description All Students
(irrespective of nationality)
Application Fee $50
inclusive of GST
Deposit Fee $5,000
Deposit fee can be used to offset the first tuition fee payment
Tuition Fee $38,160
inclusive of GST
Miscellaneous Fee Please access the link here for miscellaneous fee payable
Payment Schedule

Students will be billed per trimester throughout the first year of study
(i.e. Full payment to be completed in three trimesters)

Note Fees shown here are applicable to AY2024 intake only.
All Singapore Citizens (SC) and Singapore Permanent Residents (SPR) are eligible for a S$5,000 tuition fee subsidy. *Additional fee subsidy is available for qualifying needy SC/SPR students.
All NTU alumni are eligible for an additional 10% tuition fee subsidy.
*Terms & conditions apply

- University reserves the right to revise its fees every academic year without notice.
- Students are advised to check back for the latest fee details.
- All fees listed are in Singapore dollars (S$).

Application Fee

Applicants are required to pay a non-refundable application fee of S$50 inclusive of GST.

Deposit Fee

A S$5,000 non-refundable fee deposit is required upon the acceptance of the offer. This deposit fee can be used to offset the first tuition fee payment. 

Tuition Fee

The tuition fee for the programme is S$38,160 inclusive of GST for all students (Singaporean Citizen, Singapore Permanent Resident, and International Students). Students will have to bear additional University-level miscellaneous fees.

Miscellaneous Fee

The miscellaneous fee is payable for all students.


Withdrawal of Candidature & Refund Policy

Withdrawal of CandidatureRequest for withdrawal from a programme of study must be submitted to the School formally in writing.
Refund Policy

Request for refund must be made in writing and subjected to approval.

In the event that a student wishes to withdraw from the programme, the application fee and deposit fee are non-refundable.

Students who withdraw from the programme within 2 weeks after course commencement shall not be
liable for the payment of tuition and miscellaneous fees.

Students who withdraw 2 or more weeks after course commencement shall be liable for tuition and
miscellaneous fees due for the entire term.

SkillsFuture Credit can be utilised for this programme.
Please refer to 
https://www.skillsfuture.gov.sg/credit for more details.


The SkillsFuture Fellowships are for Singapore Citizens with at least 10 years of working experience in the same, or related, industries or job functions. The award is worth S$10,000 and further details, eligibility, terms and conditions are available in the following link: https://www.skillsfuture.gov.sg/fellowships


For successful applicants, the scholarship will be used to pay the tuition fee for the duration of the programme.

Applicants would be shortlisted and recommended through NTU. Please indicate your interest when you apply online to our programme under ‘Pursue Reasons’ and highlight it to us during the application interview. No separate application is needed to be submitted to Ngee Ann Kongsi.

Shortlisted applicants will be contacted by Ngee Ann Kongsi for an interview. Kindly note that decision is made by Ngee Ann Kongsi and is final.

For more details, please refer to Ngee Ann Kongsi Post-Graduate Scholarships in Social Sciences.


This merit-based scholarship comes in the form of a partial tuition fee waiver and is available through the School of Social Sciences. The eligibility criteria are listed below. Please indicate your interest when you apply online to our programme under ‘Pursue Reasons’ and highlight it to us during the application interview. 

  • Good educational qualification
  • Strong leadership qualities and potential
  • At least 3 years of working experience in a relevant field


There are also other scholarships and funding provided by various agencies and entities.


The latest details, eligibility criteria and application procedures for selected scholarships are provided in the table below for reference. Past and current students have also received scholarships from MENDAKI and the Lee Foundation.


Eligible applicants should apply directly to the agencies.


Agency & Contact Details

1. AIC Community Care Manpower Development Award (CCMDA)​ [Details]

Please submit your application through your sponsoring Community Care organisation.
For more information, please contact the CCMDA Secretariat at 6632 1144 or email [email protected].

2. NCSS Professional Capability Grant (PCG) > Professional Development Sponsorship [Details]

All applications must be submitted through the nominating organisation.
For more information, please email Ms Ang Hui Zhen at [email protected].