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National University of Singapore

Founded in 1905 as a medical school, the National University of Singapore (NUS) has evolved from humble beginnings to become a leading university in the Asia-Pacific region. An NUS education is comparable to some of the best programmes at top universities globally. Built on a tradition of excellence, NUS is developing global standing for its multi-disciplinary education and research. Our programmes are characterised by entrepreneurial and global dimensions, for vitality and relevance in today’s knowledge driven economy.

NUS Global Merit Scholarship

Any full-time undergraduate course leading to a first degree, except Dentistry, Medicine, Music and Yale-NUS College

Value & Benefits​
• Full subsidy for tuition fees (after MOE Tuition Grant subsidy)
• Annual living allowance of S$6,000
• S$2,800 annual accommodation allowance if Scholar is staying on campus, S$2,905 if Scholar is staying in Ridge View Residential College, or S$4,480 if Scholar is staying in one of the University Town Residential Colleges
• One-time computer allowance of S$2,000
• S$7,500 Student Exchange Programme/NUS Overseas Colleges allowance per semester for non-Asian countries and Japan, and S$5,000 per semester for other Asian countries, for up to a maximum of 2 semesters
• Eligibility to enrol in the University Scholars Programme (USP) or University Town College Programme (UTCP)
• Guaranteed offer of on-campus accommodation (excluding the Residential Colleges or University Town) for first two years of undergraduate studies
• Guaranteed placement for a 1-semester overseas Student Exchange Programme

•Singaporean Citizens
•Strong leadership qualities and potential
•Good co-curricular activities record
•Offered GCE 'A' Levels, Diploma from a polytechnic in Singapore or equivalent qualifications (e.g. International Baccalaureate/ NUS High School Diploma)

Bond Duration​

Application and Enquiries
Please submit your NUS Scholarships application here and enquiries here.

Deadline: Closed for this cycle