Applied Gerontology, M.Sc. | Nanyang Technological University | Singapore, Singapore
12 months
25275 USD/year
21764 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Applied Gerontology at Nanyang Technological University provides a holistic and advanced education in the rapidly expanding field of gerontology. 


Applied Gerontology at Nanyang Technological University  is designed to provide you with in-depth knowledge, skills and experience to work with older people.

Key facts:

This graduate programme offers a truly interdisciplinary curriculum with an Asian focus. Taught by faculty from medicine, social sciences, communication, business, engineering, arts and humanities, and biological sciences, our courses not only equip you with the foundational competencies of gerontology, but also train you to design policies, develop leadership capacities, innovate and enhance care services for an ageing population.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Interdisciplinary Perspectives
  • Ageing Policy and Practice in Asian Contexts
  • Physiology and Biology of Ageing
  • Applied Research in Gerontology​

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Applicants should possess: 

  • ​​​​​​​​a good bachelor’s degree;
  • ​at least 2 years of work experience.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    25275 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 25275 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    21764 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 21764 USD per year during 12 months.

Singapore citizens: S$31,000 and international: S$36,000

Living costs for Singapore

1878 - 3880 SGD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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