tritx3 Research Scholarships
tritx3 President's Graduate Fellowship (PGF)
tritx3 Lee Kong Chian Scholarships
tritx3 SAP Industry PhD Scholar Programme
tritx3 National Cybersecurity Postgraduate Scholarship
tritx3 Tuition Fees
tritx3 Loans
tritx3 Medical Insurance


Research Scholarships

Financial Assistance in the form of Research Scholarship is available, on a competitive-basis to all full-time students who meet the minimum criteria. The Research Scholarship will carry monthly emoluments, plus full tuition fee subsidy. Candidates with good undergraduate degrees in computer science, information systems or related disciplines are invited to apply for research scholarships. These are for pursuing full-time PhD programmes by research in the School. They are tenable for one year in the first instance and renewable annually for up to four years for PhD candidates, subject to satisfactory performance . Each scholarship holder will receive a monthly allowance of S$2,000 (for international students) and S$2,700 (Singapore Citizens). Graduate students who passed their PhD Qualifying Examination will be awarded an additional top-up of S$500 per month (for two years) during their PhD candidature.


President's Graduate Fellowship (PGF)

The PGF is awarded to candidates who show exceptional promise or accomplishment in research. A small number of PhD research candidates are selected each semester by the University for the Fellowship. Selected candidates will receive a monthly allowance of S$3,500 (for Singapore citizens) and S$3,000 (international students). The award is tenable for an initial one year and, subject to an annual review of the awardee’s research progress, it can be renewable up to a maximum of 4 years.

For more information, please refer to the following website:


Lee Kong Chian Graduate Scholarships

The Lee Kong Chian Graduate Scholarships are NUS' most prestigious scholarship awards for graduate students. Up to 5 new awards will be given each year.

For more information, please refer to the following website:


SAP Industry PhD Scholar Programme

SAP Asia, in partnership with the National Research Foundation and NUS, offers the SAP PhD Scholar Programme to outstanding individuals who are keen to pursue a higher academic calling, while working at the forefront of technology in a world leading company.

All candidates must meet the admission requirements of the University’s PhD programme and go through all necessary academic milestones.

The *Scholarship terms are as follows:

- Monthly salary of S$3,000, standard CPF and insurance benefits.
- Annual tuition assistance (90% for both local and foreign candidates).
- Annual funding for conference attendances.
- Funding for 3+1 years (subject to performance review)
- Scholarship is bond free.

*Subject to terms and conditions, and above scholarship terms may be subject to change.

For research scope and details of the scholarship programme offered, please contact SAP .


National Cybersecurity Postgraduate Scholarship

The National Cybersecurity Postgraduate Scholarship (NCPS) Programme is offered jointly by the National Research Foundation (NRF), Prime Minister's Office, and Info-communications Media Development Authority (IMDA) under the National Cybersecurity R&D Programme.

It is a prestigious scholarship for graduates and working professionals who are keen to pursue a postgraduate degree (ie. Masters/PhD) in the area of Cybersecurity and eventually contribute to the protection of Singapore's cyberspace.

Scholarship details and eligibility criteria can be found at

Tuition Fees

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Unless otherwise indicated as one-time fee, mandatory miscellaneous fees as payable per annum.



Students can request for loans up to 90% of their fees.


Medical Insurance

All full-time candidates are required to enroll for the medical insurance scheme, unless they have already taken up similar insurance scheme themselves. Research scholars will be automatically enrolled in the medical insurance scheme, which will take effect from the first day of the following month after registration. The prevailing insurance premium will be deducted from the stipend on a monthly basis.

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