The Nanyang MBA is prestigious, it places ranked number 29 in the Financial Times’ Global MBA Ranking, number 1 in Singapore and number 6 in Asia. Nanyang Business School (NBS) International PhD / Postdoctoral Scholarship 2017 is now open for application. The scholarship scheme aims to encourage outstanding Singapore citizens to pursue an academic career in NBS by supporting their doctoral or postdoctoral studies abroad. Moreover, under this scheme, the successful candidates will be employed as University staff. They will be granted paid leave to pursue a sponsored PhD / postdoctoral programme in an approved overseas university. Upon successful completion of the programme, they will be appointed as tenure-track Assistant Professors of the University.


  • Applicant should have a First Class Honours Bachelor’s degree in Accountancy, Business, Social Sciences, Mathematics or Engineering.
  • Second Upper Class Honours Bachelor’s degree with exceptional research aptitude, interests or experience can also be considered.
  • Undergraduate students in their final year of study may apply and may be given a provisional scholarship offer.
  • A detailed study plan and interviews by the School and University panels will form an important part of the selection process

Full information on the programme – including the application form, eligibility, programme structure, mentorship, service agreement and application procedures – can be downloaded through the official website:

Or you can ask directly to the NBS Human Resource Departement Office at:

Nanyang Business School, Nanyang Technological University, Block S3, Level 1, Section B, Room 49 (S3-01B-49), 50 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798