Welcome Message by the Associate Chair of Graduate Education

SSS offers Graduate Research Degrees in all four of our subject areas: Economics, Psychology, Public Policy & Global Affairs, and Sociology. Each subject has outstanding faculty members who continually strive towards engaging and promoting vibrant intellectual life through excellent education and research. Our faculty members have won a host of prestigious prizes globally including Fulbright Awards, Fung Princeton Fellowships, the American Sociological Association Feminist Scholar Activist Award, the Canadian Sociological Association Early Investigator Award, among many others. They have published their research in the best journals and in top presses, such as, University of California Press, Cornell University Press and Cambridge University Press.  

SSS offers students to be part of a rigorous intellectual environment which emphasises global and comparative perspectives, broad-based thinking, multi-disciplinary approaches, cultural awareness, contemporary Asian relevance and international research network. We aim to attract the brightest students and support them in their development through a high degree of engagement with distinguished faculty while also fostering camaraderie among their outstanding peers. Do apply and embark on this exciting journey with us!

Associate Professor Laavanya Kathiravelu
Associate Chair (Graduate and Continuing Education)
School of Social Sciences (SSS)
College of Humanities, Arts & Social Sciences (CoHASS)

Application Period:
August Intake - 01 October to 15 November
January Intake - 01 June to 15 July

Nanyang President's Graduate Scholarship
Research Scholarship 

Grant Scholarships:
For Psychology
For Sociology