Update your status of this course
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore (NTU) Course/Program Name
Application closes on
National :13 Jan 
International :13 Jan 

MSc Life Sciences

 Course Level
Masters / PG
 Type
Full Time

 Duration
1 Year
 Start month
August

 Tuition fee

International
35700 SGD
National
9300 SGD

Application fee

International 22 SGD
National 22 SGD
Department
National Institute of Education
Scores accepted
IELTS (min)6.5
TOEFL-IBT (min)100
TOEFL-PBT (min)600

About this course

The Master of Science (MSc) in Life Sciences programme by coursework and dissertation is tailored to meet the needs of working teachers, science graduates or professionals interested in life sciences. It is designed and mass-customised in manageable courses to suit your previous educational background. 

The programme aims to provide teachers and science graduates with specialised knowledge in the field of life sciences, by addressing not only the knowledge base, but also the necessary experimental skills required. Without sacrificing the necessary breadth and depth of the multi-disciplinary nature of the life sciences, you are offered a highly personalised roadmap in which the most recent scientific developments are taught, and social and bioethical issues are discussed.

Check further details on University website

Eligibility Criteria

Candidates require the following to be eligible:

  • Bachelor of Science with Honours degree, or equivalent, in relevant courses or
  • Bachelor of Science degree, or equivalent, in relevant courses, and a year's professional working experience

Check further details on University website

Course Modules

Effective from August 2017 intake

There are two options within this programme. You are required to either:

  • Complete 6 courses plus a dissertation, or
  • Complete 7 courses plus a 2 AU Critical Inquiry Course

There are five specializations in this course:

  • Clean Energy Physics
  • Applied Plant Sciences
  • Chemistry
  • Environmental Science
  • Zoological Sciences

Exact Course curriculum can be found at: http://www.nie.edu.sg/our-people/academic-groups/natural-sciences-and-science-education/programmes/master-of-science-in-life-sciences

Check further details on University website

How to Apply

The application documents must be arranged and submitted in the following order:

  • Hardcopy printout of the Application Form, signed at the Affirmation Section and affixed a Passport-sized photograph on the Application Form
  • Photocopy of your National Registration Identity Card (NRIC)(front and back). If you do not have an NRIC, please provide a copy of your passport information page(s)(containing the passport number, name, etc.)
  • Completed Photo Form
  • Completed Coursework Supplementary Form
  • Coursework Supplementary Form (Applicable to all Coursework programmes. To submit one Supplementary Information Form for each programme applied.)
  • Photocopy of Degree Scrolls / Certificates (Master’s Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, Postgraduate Diploma in Education, etc.)
  • Photocopy of Transcripts (Master’s Degree, Bachelor’s Degree, Postgraduate Diploma in Education, etc.). Please note that:
  • A transcript of detailed academic results is required from each university or college attended. The transcript results should show marks (wherever possible) and grades obtained in each module. If the transcript is in a language other than English, please provide an official English translation as well and the modules in the translation should be listed in the same order as that of the original transcript
  • If a complete transcript is not available, please include a complete photocopied set of examination results for every semester
  • TOEFL / IELTS Score  (Applicable to graduates of universities with non-English medium instruction) 
  • For more details, please click here.
  • Other relevant Professional Certificates or examination results of relevant individual modules read, etc.

Check further details on University website

Questions about this Course

No discussions right now. Be the first one to start.

Hey, ask a question or start a discussion here

Choose your question type:

Q/A Profile evaluation Poll Interview experience

Join our Global Study Abroad community      Log in      Sign up