Singapore Land Authority Singapore Land Authority

Singapore Geomatics Scholarship



Geomatics Engineering is a discipline that focuses on the collection, processing, analysis, management, distribution, and presentation of geographic data into meaningful
geo-information. This information gathered helps in managing the land, carrying out urban planning and executing infrastructure development.

As a Geomatics Engineer, you will translate real-world data into accurate digital information that supports data-driven decision-making within the public sector.

Collaborating Agencies

  • Housing Development Board (HDB)
  • Jurong Town Corporation (JTC)
  • National Parks Board (NParks)


Singapore citizen or Permanent Residents intending to take up Singapore Citizenship

Active participation in
Co-Curricular Activities (CCA)

Strong leadership

Interest to pursue a career
in the public sector

Outstanding academic

Disciplines of Study
  • Bachelor's Degree in Geography, Environmental Studies, Real Estate, Infrastructure and Project Management with a minor in Geographical Information Systems (GIS) OR
  • Bachelor of Science (Geographic Information Science) awarded by University at Buffalo, offered by SIM Global Education OR
  • Courses of study relating to Geomatics Engineering and Geospatial & Geoinformation Sciences
Full-Term Overseas Scholarship

GCE A'level
International Baccalaureate
Polytechnic Diploma

Mid-Term Overseas Scholarship

Undergraduate in reputable overseas universities

Terms of Award

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You will be serving your bond in 2 participating agencies

  • Overseas – 6 years
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Award Coverage

  • Tuition & compulsory university fees
  • Maintenance allowance
  • Overseas Student Exchange programme
  • Return airfare (where applicable)
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While Studying

You will have

  • A mentor assigned to you
  • Internship opportunities with SLA
  • Opportunities to participate in SLA activities, such as D&D
  • Email updates on SLA happenings and events
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While in Service

You will have

  • Build a specialist career as a geomatics engineer or registered surveyor
  • Gain exposure through local and overseas seminars and programmes in land administration, 3D-mapping and geomatics-related technologies
  • Promote the growth and development of geomatics and 3D-related technologies
  • Have opportunities to learn from the expertise of 4 public agencies

Application Period

Open until 31 Mar 2024, Sun