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Singapore: Nanyang Technological University
Singapore, Singapore (Exchange Program) (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms: Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Restrictions: UB applicants only
Budget Sheets Academic Year,
Fall,
Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Academic Year 2017-2018 03/01/2017
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Rolling Admission 07/31/2017 05/12/2018
Fall 2017 03/01/2017
**
Rolling Admission 07/31/2017 12/09/2017
Spring 2018 09/15/2017 ** Rolling Admission 01/13/2018 05/12/2018

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Applicants will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.

Indicates that deadline has passed
Fact Sheet:
Open to: UB students only Language of Instruction: English
Minimum GPA: 3.0 Eligibility: Sophomores (who have completed two semesters at UB), Juniors, Seniors, and Graduate Students
Area of Study: Accounting, Aerospace Engineering, Biochemistry, Biological Sciences, Biomedical Sciences, Business Administration, Chemical Engineering, Chemistry, Chinese, Civil Engineering, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Economics, Education, Electrical Engineering, English, Environmental Engineering, Exercise Science, Film Studies, History, International Studies, Linguistics, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Media Study, Physics, Psychology, Sociology Term: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Housing Options: Off Campus, On Campus Program Advisor: Christopher Kohler
Credits: 12-18 per semester
Program Description:

Nanyang Technological University


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Singapore is a vibrant and cosmopolitan city-state that is centrally located in Asia between Malaysia and Indonesia. It consists of one main island surrounded by 63 islets. Singapore is a very globalized country and prides itself on being a very clean, green and safe city. As a hub for commerce and industry, it is the busiest port in the world and one of the leading financial centers in Asia. Although Malay is the national language, Singapore has adopted English as the language of business and administration and it is the medium of instruction in schools and universities. Most Singaporeans are able to speak English in addition to Mandarin, Malay or Tamil.

Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is a research-intensive institution with particular strengths in science and engineering. NTU also has a highly acclaimed business school with AACSB accreditation. The College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences is home to the Wee Kim School of Communication and Information, one of the top journalism and media schools in Asia. Nearly 30,000 students study at NTU and approximately 500 exchange students from 30 countries study at NTU each year. The main campus, known as the Yunnan Garden campus, occupies a beautiful site in the southwestern part of Singapore. This campus has Singapore’s largest housing infrastructure with 16 halls of residence for undergraduate students.

ACADEMIC PROGRAM
Students from UB can take courses in the College of Science, the College of Engineering, the Business School, and the College of Humanities, Arts, & Social Sciences. Courses are subject to availability and completion of prerequisites. All NTU courses are taught in English. Available disciplines include:
• Art, Design & Media
• Biological Sciences
• Business & Economics
• Chemistry
• Communication Studies
• Engineering
• Mathematics
• Physics
• Psychology
• Sociology

Students are required to take 15-20 NTU credits per semester (usually 4-5 courses) in order to earn full UB credit. Courses can count for major, minor and general education credit with approval from your department. Please also review the list of restricted courses.

ACCOMMODATION
The International Office at NTU will assist exchange students with coordinating accommodations.  Due to limited availability, on-campus housing is not guaranteed.  For exchange students who obtain on-campus housing, they will be accommodated in a double room in one of the 18 residence halls on the Yunnan Garden campus. All halls are co-ed by wing or floor and most have shared bathrooms and shower rooms. Rooms are furnished and have phone jacks and Internet connections. All halls have communal facilities such as television rooms, reading rooms, kitchenettes and laundry rooms. Students will be provided with housing application instructions upon acceptance to NTU. For more information, please visit the housing options website.

ESTIMATED COSTS
Estimated costs for this program can be found at the top of this page next to Budget Sheets by clicking on the term.

UB students are encouraged to apply for study abroad scholarships. To learn more about the scholarships available to UB students, please visit our scholarships page.

PROGRAM DATES
NTU operates on a semester system similar to UB. An orientation is held during the week prior to each semester.
Fall Semester:  Early August to Early December
Spring Semester:  Early January to Early May

APPLICATION DEADLINES
Fall Semester and Academic Year:  March 1
Spring Semester:  September 15

FOR MORE INFORMATION
Visit the NTU website.