Welcome to Summer Research Internship (SRI) Programme
The Summer Research Internship (SRI) Programme is a university wide Research Programme initiated to stimulate a culture of research for the overseas undergraduates. Participants for this programme will develop research interest, strong sense of cross-cultural intelligence, gain a network of friends and a better understanding of our nation.

Eligible overseas undergraduate students will be given an allowance, and are expected to fulfill a 8-week research attachment comprising project work at Nanyang Technological University (NTU), and presentation of their research project at a closing ceremony. All participants will receive a certificate issued by NTU upon completion of the programme.

Internship Period
Summer Research Internship (SRI) Programme 2016 will be from 01 June 2016 to 22 July 2016.

Eligibility Criteria
* Open to NEW students who have not studied in NTU Singapore previously.
* Open to all nationalities who are currently full-time students in an overseas university.
* Applicants preferably studying in these countries:

  • Central, Eastern and Southern Europe (eg Italy, Hungary, Poland, Czech Republic)
  • Canada
  • Germany
  • USA
  • South America (eg Brazil, Mexico) and South Africa
  • Middle East (eg Turkey)
  • Korea and Japan

* Students have to commit to an internship period of two months (8 weeks).
* Applicants must possess good academic track records.
* Applicants must have completed a certain number of semesters in their overseas universities by the time they attend the

SRI programme.
• Detail as shown below:
i. Applicants who are in a 3-year Bachelor programme must have completed 4 semesters in their study
ii. Applicants who are in a 4-year Bachelor programme must have completed 6-8 semesters of study
iii. Applicants who are in a direct Masters programme must have completed 8 to 10 semesters of study

SRI Allowance
The SRI grant is tenable only for the duration of the programme at NTU. Each grant shall cover the following:
* Tuition fees.
* One-time allowance up to SGD3,000.


SRI_web version.pdf

Notes for International Students
International applicants are advised to look up important information such as, pre-departure checklist, immigration, accommodation, cost of living, emergency hotlines, insurance, etc or refer to the International Student Centre's website. The Pre-departure Guide book for International Students can be found on the website.

Hostels within the campus will be arranged and allocated, which will be paid by yourselves, i.e. to be deducted from your stipend. You may also source for your own accommodation. e.g. renting of rooms outside the campus. For this, you will need to keep us informed.

Training Employment Pass OR Student Pass
All international students are required to obtain a valid Immigration Pass issued by the Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA) in order to participate in SRI Programme.

An Entry Visa is required of international students from some countries for entry into Singapore. For more information, please visit the website of the Singapore Immigration & Checkpoints Authority (ICA). More details will be given by the choice of your school to short-listed applicants.

Campus Map and Location
Our campus is easily accessible by many modes of public transport. Click here to find out how to visit our campus.

Application Period
Application for SRI 2015 has closed. The application period for SRI 2016 will be open from 1 October 2015 to 30 November 2015.

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