Precision Scientific Instrumentation, M.Sc. | Nanyang Technological University | Singapore, Singapore
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Precision Scientific Instrumentation

12 months
28083 USD/year
17552 USD/year
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Precision Scientific Instrumentation at Nanyang Technological University will provide graduate students with robust training in the field of advanced instrumentation by incorporating coursework from multiple scientific and engineering disciplines.


Precision Scientific Instrumentation at Nanyang Technological University  is built upon solid-state physics, microelectronics, optoelectronics, charge- and spin-based materials with unique emphasises on the physics understanding of precision scientific instrumentation extensively used in advanced manufacturing industry, e.g. semiconductor, non-volatile memory, and photonics etc. The knowledge would help the students greatly with their scientific and technological innovations and navigation in the changing landscape of the high-tech industry.

Key facts:

Advanced scientific instrumentation, as an incubator of innovation, has demonstrated its tremendous potential to accelerate the revolution of manufacturing industry and to enhance the performance of products by employing innovations. In particular, significant advances in science, engineering and technology based on precision scientific instrumentation are greatly enhancing the efficiency of information processing and storage. Hence, in Singapore, a budget of S$19 billion in the RIE2020 was allocated for R&D with a strong focus given to industry-oriented development projects.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  •  Graduate Communications and Research Methodology 
  •  Graduate Solid State Physics 
  •  Experimental Techniques in Condensed Matter Physics 
  •  Precision Instrumentation Laboratory 
  •  Optical Spectroscopic Techniques
  • Nonlinear Optics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


32 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A good Bachelor's Degree in a quantitative programme, such as physics, engineering, optics, applied physics etc.​
  • A good TOEFL score or IELTS score for graduates of universities in which English is not the medium of instruction.
  • A good GRE or GMAT score is preferred but not required.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    28083 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 28083 USD per year during 12 months.
  • National

    17552 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17552 USD per year during 12 months.

Singapore citizens: S$25,000  and international: S$40,000 

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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