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Nanyang Technological University EDU EXC
Singapore, Singapore (Outgoing Program)
Program Terms:
Program Terms: Semester 1,
Semester 2,
Year (Sem 1 & Sem 2)
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Minimum Mark:
65%; Credit
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Agreement Scope:
Education and Social Work
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Program Type:
Exchange Semester/Year
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Program Description:
Program Description:


Nanyang Technological University - National Institute of Education 
Location: Singapore
Year Established: 1991
Student population: 32,500
A young, dynamic, research intensive university, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is in the top 10 technological universities in Asia and is the fastest rising university in the world. Its strengths are in science and engineering, with a special emphasis on biosciences, business, communication and computing.

NTU's cosmopolitan campus is the largest in Singapore and considered one of the most beautiful in the world. It offers state of the art teaching and learning facilities as well as leisure activities and a wide range of eating experiences. NTU’s population is a mix of students and academics from more than 100 countries, meaning students get plenty of international experience and exposure to business and industry.  

Unique characteristics
As a fast growing university, NTU offers a range of disciplines beyond science and engineering, with strengths in the humanities, arts, business, entrepreneurship and education. In the last 10 years, the School of Humanities and Social Sciences has become the largest school in NTU, with four programs ranked in the world’s Top 50. NTU’s National Institute of Education is the only national teacher training institute in Singapore, and makes a vital contribution to the country’s highly successful education system making it one of the most successful educational systems in the world due to the sound educational policies and research in the shaping of curriculum and management practices for schools.

From its botanic gardens, rainforests and wetlands to its exceptional shopping and eclectic food scene, Singapore is one of Asia’s top destinations. It’s also a world leader in research and innovation, with a number of highly ranking universities and an excellent student life. Singapore is an easy jump of point for the charms of Malaysia and Indonesia, including beaches, rainforests and orangutans.

Singapore - NTUS NIE - Campus

Academic Information

Course Catalogue 
Information about units of study at the host university not available online. Consult your home Faculty for further information.

Subject Area/s: 


Social Sciences


Social Work



Exclusions apply: Other courses offered by other Faculties at the host university are not open to exchange students
Teaching Periods: Semesters/Terms
Semester 1: August - December
Semester 2: January - June

Credit (Full-Time Load/Semester)

University of Sydney

Host University


16-18 Credits

The above full-time load is indicative only.
Applications for academic credit are assessed by the relevant University of Sydney faculty/department based on: study load, contact hours, assessment requirements and level of study.

Grading System
Letter grades are awarded by the host university based on 5-point scale. More information on the host university's grading system 

Transcripts Issued by Partner
Transcripts will be available at the end of your exchange period


Language of Instruction
Classes at the host university are taught in English.


What is the host city like?
Find out more information about the host city

Housing options are offered by the host university
Cost of Living
As a guide, international students should prepare an estimated SGD5,000 per semester.

Students are required to obtain health insurance valid during their exchange.


Useful Information

For Exchange/International Students
For specific information for exchange students provided by the host university, consult the home Faculties and Sydney Abroad.
Semester/Term Dates
Access the University’s calendar
Orientation will be held at the beginning of the semester.
Support Services 
The Student Services Centre provides assistance to exchange students.
Information from the High Commission of the Republic of Singapore in Australia

Student Experiences

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