NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering

Why a PhD Why a PhD Why choose NGS Why choose NGS

Why pursue a PhD?

  • Enables you to tackle difficult challenges in exciting research areas of the 21st century.

  • Deepens your expertise, and broadens your horizons.

  • Affords enhanced job prospects in our global knowledge-based economy.

Why choose NGS?

  • NGS: flexible and student-centred

  • Integrative research, facilitated by joint- and multi-supervisory arrangements, put together by each student himself/herself according to individual research needs and interests

  • NGS PhD supervisors have been selected on the basis of a strong publication record, commitment to graduate education, and an interest in tackling tough research problems in innovative ways.  Our supervisors make NGS special.

  • Unique core curriculum with emphasis on cross-disciplinary learning, in combination with elective modules, that can be tailored to / by each student

  • The research environment is vibrant, intensive, and multi-cultural.