PhD Scholarships

Fully-funded PhD scholarships with very attractive monthly stipend and allowance are available at SIMTech-NTU Joint Laboratory on Complex Systems in School of Computer Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore. The call for August 2020 applications is now open.


A*STAR Computing and Information Science

for Singaporeans and other nationals intending to take up Singapore citizenship Learn more


A*STAR Graduate Scholarship

for Singaporeans and other nationals intending to take up Singapore citizenship Learn more


Singapore International Graduate Award

for International students

Learn more

Area of Interest

Research areas under the PhD programme include but not limited to:

  • Urbanization
  • Big Data Analytics, Data Mining & Machine Learning
  • Complex Adaptive System
  • Evolutionary and Memetic Computing
  • Multi-agent Modelling and Simulation
  • Sentiment Analysis
  • Computer Graphics
  • Cyber Physical Systems
  • and any other areas related to future factories


Open to Singapore and international students

Graduates with outstanding Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Computer Science or related discipline

Excellent skills in programming are a great asset

Excellent skills in written and spoken English

Online Application

Application procedure for August 2020 intake are provided below:

A*STAR Scholarship Portal

Application Period for each PhD scholarship can be found at A*STAR Graduate Academy

Graduate Research Admission System

Application Period for graduate research programme can be found at NTU's Graduate Admission

Application Guideline

Kindly refer to the application guideline to assist you in your application procedure. During your application, please remind to choose our Thematic Program as mentioned in Step 1: 8 and 9 from the application guideline.