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  • Locations: Singapore, Singapore
  • Program Terms: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
  • Homepage: Click to visit
  • Restrictions: Iowa State applicants only
  • Budget Sheets: Academic Year, Fall, Spring
Dates / Deadlines:
Dates / Deadlines:
Term Year App Deadline Decision Date Start Date End Date
Spring 2019 09/15/2018 ** Rolling Admission 01/08/2019 05/11/2019
NOTE: Semester dates are tentative and subject to change based on orientation and final exam schedules.

** Indicates rolling admission application process. Students will be immediately notified of acceptance into this program and be able to complete post-decision materials prior to the term's application deadline.
Fact Sheet:
Study Abroad Adviser: Miner, Shannon Program Director: Kong, Song-Charng
Cumulative GPA: 3 Language of Instruction: English
Host Country Language: English Online Course Catalog Available: Yes
Sponsor: Iowa State ISU Course: EXPRO
Program Type: Exchange
Program Description:



Nanyang Technological University
Singapore, Singapore


Academic Program

Founded as Nanyang University in 1955, NTU has grown to be one of the largest engineering colleges in the world. In addition NTU’s research output is among the top in the world. Semester and academic year study abroad programs are available.  Courses are taught in English!

Click link to view courses.
Click link for previously approved courses for NTU
Click link for credit and grade equivalencies between ISU and NTU


City Information

- Singapore is considered both a city AND a country. Only 270 sq miles!
- Population ~ 5 million
- Four official languages: English, Mandarin, Malay and Tamil (English the language of instruction and is used throughout the city)
- Known as the gateway to Southeast Asia, with a multitude of cultures represented in the city including Chinese, Indian, and Malaysian influences
- Opportunities to travel within Southeast Asia to countries like Thailand and Vietnam
- Singapore is also well known for its eclectic cuisine. The city also offers gardens, festivals, sports, and shopping 


Housing Information

NTU has 16 residence halls to accommodate students. In case on-campus housing is not secured, nearby flats are also options.

Click link for more information.


Program Fee

This is an exchange program. Students pay their normal Iowa State University tuition and fees.

Click on the “budget sheets” tab above for more details.


Learn More About Singapore: 

Singapore Wikipedia Page
Official Singapore Tourism Website
Lonely Planet Singapore Travel Guide
Nanyang Technological University Official Site

Learn more and explore the NUS-NTU-Presentation-2017.pdf

Student reflections - Nanyang Presentation!

Reciprocal exchange for Spring or Fall Semester or Academic year; restricted to College of Engineering students.              
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