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Nanyang Technological University (NTU)

Available places: 0 places for Spring semester 2024

Established: 1981
Number of students: 33,500
Campus: The university has three campuses, main campus is located in the west of Singapore, Jurong, and the other two are in Novena and One-North. The Jurong Campus has been appointed one of the 15 most beautiful campuses in the world by Travel + Leisure Magazine and Business Insider. In 2014, the University launched the EcoCampus initiative that will lead NTU to one of the world's most environmentally friendly campuses by 2020.
Student life: Many arts and culture activities, as well as seminars, fairs and competitions are organised on campus.
International Student Center hosts more than 9,000 students from 80 countries each term. They organise a Buddy Program to help international students settle at the university. They also coordinate activities to broaden the students' understanding of other cultures.

About Singapore

Singapore is one of the smallest countries in the world, about half the size of Öland. The capital, which is also called Singapore, is largely the whole country. The population amounts to about 4 million people, making Singapore one of the populous countries in the world. The society is described as multi-ethnical where the lifestyle of an industrial society is combined with traditional values from the East. The population is one of the richest and most educated in the world. Singapore is known for its strict laws, you can for example get fined if you throw chewing gum on the street.

Information from Nanyang Technological University

Closed programmes/courses:
Nanyang MBA and Graduate Business Programmes
School of Computer Engineering Graduate Programmes
Masters of Science in Aerospace Engineering
Graduate Diploma in Translation and Interpretation
Masters of Science in Project Management
Entrepreneurship courses offered by the Nanyang Technopreneurship Center
All courses from the five autonomous institutions
Inter-semestral session (Special Terms)

Programmes/courses with limited access:
All courses on Graduate level
Courses in Education
School of international studies
Earth Observation of Singapore
Singapore Centre on Environmental Life Sciences Engineering

Full time studies (corresponding to 30 hp):
Undergraduate level: 16 AU
Graduate level: 12 AU

Course types: Course types: 1-4 AU/course

Course levels

Undergraduate: 0000–4000
Graduate: 6000–7000

Academic year:
First term: August–December
Second term: January–May


Upon acceptance, students may apply online for on-campus housing before the stipulated closing date. Students are allocated randomly and requests for specific types of rooms will be determined on a case by case basis. Request for specific room-mates or preferred Halls is not allowed. Students with medical condition(s) and/or have specific requests will have to submit a doctor's letter certifying their condition which shall subsequently be verified by NTU's Medical Centre. Students are required to declare medical conditions and requests when submitting their application for GEM Trailblazer.


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Student grants and loans for studies outside of Sweden

You may be entitled to student grants and loans from CSN when studying abroad.

As the cost of living and accommodation may be higher abroad, you can apply for an extra loan known as an additional loan for studies abroad.

You can also apply for an additional loan to cover additional costs, i.e. travel and insurance costs. 

Latest update: 2023-05-17