Beca de estudio en Singapur - Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) 2024

The Singapore fellowship known as the Singapore International Graduate Award (SINGA) is a collaboration between the Agency for Science, Technology and Research (A*STAR), Nanyang Technological University (NTU), National University of Singapore (NUS), Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) and Singapore Management University (SMU).

The PhD training is conducted in English in the student's chosen laboratory at the A*STAR and NTU/NUS/SUTD/SMU research institutes. Upon successful completion, students are awarded a PhD by NTU, NUS, SUTD or SMU.

Singapore is the gateway to some of the fastest growing economies in the Asia Pacific region. And with the SINGA Singapore Study Scholarship, you can continue your doctoral education, establish global links and take your research career to greater heights.

SINGA fosters a vibrant and culturally diverse research community of international students. By winning this fellowship in Singapore you will work in a multicultural environment alongside distinguished and world-renowned researchers in state-of-the-art facilities.

This Singapore fellowship aims to attract students from diverse backgrounds in the field of science and technology and make Singapore a hub for talented researchers and innovators. Through SINGA, students from all over the world can pursue research and doctoral education regardless of their socioeconomic status.

Who can apply for this scholarship to study in Singapore and what are the selection criteria?

If you are an international student with a passion for research in science and engineering, excellent academic qualifications, and fluency in English, you are eligible to apply for a scholarship to study in Singapore. International students" refers to students who are not citizens or permanent residents of Singapore and who have not previously studied in Singapore.

There is no age limit for SINGA applicants. While SINGA is aimed at younger applicants, mature applicants with relevant research experience will be considered.

Singapore, widely known among its multicultural and multinational residents as Little Red Dot, has made its mark in the world with many important recognitions.

Why apply for a scholarship to study in Singapore?

There are countless reasons to love this Asian city, from its well-structured urban planning to its rapid economic development and its status as one of the safest countries in the world. Here are just 5 reasons why you should not pass up this Singapore scholarship opportunity:

1.A worldwide reputation for academic excellence.

Singapore has a reputation for academic excellence not only in Asia, but around the world. The nation's education system is considered world-class and boasts highly advanced and competitive academic talent.

2. The best industry connections

Singapore gained its independence in 1965 and has since flourished and grown into an economic powerhouse. Today, it is a leading industrial center in aerospace, precision engineering, information technology, pharmaceuticals and biotechnology, creative industries and professional services.

3. A multicultural society

Singapore is a multicultural society where people are respectful of different religions, races and cultures.

4. A high quality of life

Efficient urban planning, a developed economy, a superior geographic location, a sound legal system, convenient transportation, a warm climate, along with a tolerant and friendly social atmosphere make Singapore a suitable study destination for people from all walks of life.

Singapore is also home to a rich culture of art, history, architecture, food, natural scenery, leisure activities and festivities, which attracts many international travelers each year.

5. A safe and secure environment

The Economist Intelligence Unit (EIU) ranked Singapore as the second safest city in the world in the 2019 Safe Cities Index. Laws in Singapore are strictly enforced, which explains its very low crime rate and its reputation as one of the safest countries in the world.

Place of study


Academic level of study

Doctoral Programs

Fields of Study

The SINGA Singapore Fellowship supports doctoral studies in Biomedical Sciences, Computer and Information Sciences, Engineering and Technology, and Physical Sciences.
  • A*STAR Supervisors and Projects
  • NTU Colleges and Schools
  • NUS Graduate School
  • SMU School of Computing and Information Systems (SCIS)
  • SUTD Pillars/Clusters and Research Centres
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This scholarship for study in Singapore provides financial support for up to 4 years of doctoral studies, and includes:
  • Full tuition fee support.
  • Stipends: S$2200 per month (S$26 400 per year), which will be increased to S$2700 per month (S$32 400 per year) after passing the qualifying exams.
  • One-time settling-in allowance of S$1,000 (S$1,000)
  • One-time airfare allowance of S$1,500 Singapore dollars