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Graduate Programmes- MSc TIP English FAQS


1. Is GMAT or GRE required?

2. Can I pay the programme fee in instalments?

3. When is the Overseas Immersion Programme?

4. What are the modes of payment for the application fees?

5. What are the financial grants available and the eligibility criteria?

6. Trimester Calendar AY 2018-2019

7. Additional Information (Living costs and other expenses)


1. Is GMAT or GRE required?

GMAT and GRE are not required.

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2. Can I pay the programme fee in instalments?

Payment Details Due Date​ Amount​
​Together with the Letter of Acceptance; during offer stage ​SGD 8,000.00
First Payment​ ​Day of Orientation ​SGD 22,000.00
Second Payment​

Year 1, start of Trimester 2 (for Full-Time Programme)

Year 2, start of Trimester 1 (for Part-Time Programme)

​SGD 22,000.00


*Students with outstanding fees will be barred from viewing examination results in the current trimester and from registering subject in the following trimester. A late fee of S$25.00 will also be imposed.

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3. When is the Overseas Immersion Programme?

The Overseas Immersion Programme will be arranged towards the end of the programme.

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4. What are the modes of payment for the application fees?

An administrative fee of S$53.50 (S$50.00 + 7% GST (S$3.50)) applies. You can pay by any of the following modes:

Internet using credit card

Internet payment (WorldPay- VISA / Mastercard) is available. Instructions are available upon submission of online form.


  • Insert DBS/POSB ATM card in card slot
  • Enter personal PIN number
  • Select "iBanking, Cashcard & More Services" option
  • Then select Credit Card/Bill Payment option
  • In the list of corporations listed, select "NTU APPLICATION FEE" for payment of bill. Please scroll to the next screen if you are unable to find NTU's name
  • At the "Enter Bill Reference No." prompt, enter NTU Bill reference number and press "Enter" key to proceed (The Bill Reference number is unique to each applicant)
  • Select account type to debit
  • Enter the exact amount (S$53.50) and select "Correct" to proceed
  • Check your payment details and select "Confirm" to proceed with the transaction
  • Please attach a photo copy of your transaction receipt with your application form


 Cheque / Bankdraft 

  • Please write a crossed cheque of S$53.50 (Singapore Dollars) made payable to " Nanyang Technological University" and mail it to the following address:

    Nanyang Technopreneurship Center (NTC)
    Nanyang Technological University
    50 Nanyang Drive, Research TechnoPlaza
    2nd Storey, BorderX Block
    Singapore 637553

Attention: MSc TIP Programme Director – Application


  • Please attach the cheque/cashier's order/bankdraft on the payment slip.
  • Please write your name, NRIC/ Passport no. at the back of the cheque.



  • Cash will not be accepted as the University moves towards cashless payment. Payments are to be made at One Stop @ SAC via cashless mode.
          One Stop @ SAC
          50 Nanyang Ave
          NS3-01-03 Academic Complex North
          Singapore 639798
          Opening hours:
          Monday to Thursday (8.30am-5pm), Friday (8.30am-4.45pm)
          Closed on Saturday, Sunday & Public Holiday
  • The following payment modes are accepted:
          - NETS
          - Cash Card
          - Credit Cards
          - Cheques
          - Cashier's Order
          - Ez-Link
          - Online credit card payments via VISA/MasterCard
  • Please attach the receipt on the payment slip


Important Notes

  • Application fee is non-refundable
  • DO NOT send cash by POST. Only Cheques / Bankdrafts are to be sent by post.
  • Applications not following the above guidelines will be deemed invalid and will not be processed. No further notification will be sent to these applicants.



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5. What are the financial grants available and the eligibility criteria?

Prior to admission:

For Singapore Citizens

(i) NTC-MSc TIP Tuition Fee Subsidy for Singapore Citizens admitted to the MSc TIP (SGD15,000)

Application deadline: Refer to programme application closing dates.

The tuition fee subsidy will be disbursed in the form of tuition fee offset during the final instalment payment. No application is required. 

(ii)  NTC-MSc TIP Entrepreneurship Study Award (up to SGD30,000) Download Form

This is open to Singapore Citizens seeking to pursue the full-time or part-time MSc TIP

Application deadline: 15 April, 2018

Applicant who is awarded the NTC-MSc TIP Entrepreneurship Study Award will not be eligible for the Tuition Fee Subsidy. 

For Non-Singapore Citizens

(i) NTC-MSc TIP Entrepreneurship Study Award (up to SGD30,000) Download Form

This is open to Non-Singapore Citizens seeking to pursue the MSc TIP

Full-time programme (up to SGD30,000). Application deadline: 15 April, 2018

Part-time programme (Up to SGD15,000). Application deadline: 15 May, 2018


Terms and conditions apply. The final decision on the entrepreneurship study award shall rest with NTU-NTC.

Note: Financial grants will be offered on a rolling basis, subject to the availability of funds.

After admission:

(i) NTC-MSc TIP Merit Award (up to SGD10,000) 

Candidates who are enrolled into the MSc TIP will be considered for merit award based on performance and achievements in the programme.

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6. Trimester Calendar Academic Year 2018-2019 (Graduate Programmes) 

 For Trimester Calendar AY 2018-19 (for Graduate Programmes only), please visit here.

AY 2018-2019 (tentative)
First week of July 2018
Medical Checkup
14 July 2018
Orientation I
16-19 July 2018
Collection of students' pass
(applicable to international full-time students only)
20-22 July 2018
Team building activities
24 July 2018
Orientation II & Library Visit
(applicable to full-time students only)
 *The academic calendar dates are tentative, subject to change without prior notice.

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7. Additional Information (Living costs and other expenses)
*Please note that the amount shown here is an estimate only and the following does not include your own expenses during the Overseas Immersion Programme (living costs you incur will depend on your lifestyle).
Estimated Monthly Expenses​
On-campus​ graduate housing (varies with room type)
​$370 - $560
​$300 - $400
Personal expenses
$200 - $400
Transport for travel within Singapore
Medical / Insurance​
​Textbooks and course materials​
​​$200 - $500 per academic year

*NTC reserves the rights to make changes according to circumstances*​

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Updated on 4 October 2017