As the name suggests, Materials Science and Engineering at National University of Singapore is a dynamic, interdisciplinary study that combines the fundamental sciences; chemistry, physics and life sciences; with the applied engineering; electronic, mechanical, chemical and bioengineering. Materials make up the things we see and use and Materials Science and Engineering modify them and make them better. This involves studying and designing, processing and fabricating, and developing these functional materials for technological applications, making them useful and reliable in the service of human kind.
There is an additional option to choose two areas of specialisation in Materials Science and Engineering:
The course curriculum is designed to be flexible in terms of specialisation so that it can be adapted to the future needs of Singapore’s industries. In addition, the syllabus is structured taking into account the 3 main core platforms of the department, which is applying functional nano-materials in biomedical technology, infocom technology and sustainable energy technology.
You can apply until:
You can apply until:
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You can choose to do this programme part-time or full-time.Full-time
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
The National University of Singapore [NUS] offers scholarships each year to nationals of ASEAN* member countries to take full-time coursework graduate degrees at NUS. This scholarship is for new, incoming students. Singapore citizens and permanent residents are ineligible. These awards, known as the NUS Graduate Scholarship for ASEAN nationals [NUS GSA], are financed by the People of Singapore and the University. The scholar has no obligation or bond to NUS or Singapore but is expected to complete the graduate degree and return to the home country to assist in the progress and development of the home country.
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