Application for Admission to Higher Degree Programmes - January 2017 Intake

Application for Admission to Higher Degree Programmes - January 2017 Intake

Date
Friday, 01 April 2016

Application Period Application Instructions Enquiries
Doctor in Education
1 April – 15 June 2016 

Master of Arts (Leadership and
Educational Change) - joint programme
with Teachers College, Columbia University

4 April – 20 June 2016

Master's and PhD by Research
3 May – 1 Aug 2016

Master's by Coursework
23 May – 8 July 2016


Coursework Programmes

Research Programmes

Doctor in Education

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E-mail: nieadmpp@nie.edu.sg
Tel: 6592 8208
(For admission matters)

E-mail: higherdegrees@nie.edu.sg
Tel: 6790 3929
(For programme matters)

E-mail: servicedesk@nie.edu.sg
Tel: 6790 3033
(For any technical difficulties
during the online application)


Important Note: To find out more about our programmes, visit NIE Postgraduate Fair 2016: Learning Differently, Leading Change on 29 May 2016 at Suntec Exhibition & Convention Centre! Click here for more information.


Application for admission to the January 2017 intake is open for:


a) Graduate teachers from the Ministry of Education (MOE), Singapore, under the Enhanced PDCM-Master's degree scheme

      Coursework Programmes
  Master of Arts (Applied Linguistics) **
  Master of Arts (Educational Management) **
  Master of Arts (Humanities Education)
  Master of Science (Exercise and Sport Studies)
  Master of Science (Mathematics for Educators) **
  Master of Science (Life Sciences) with the following specialisations:

  • Applied Plant Sciences **
  • Chemistry **
  • Clean Energy Physics **
  • Environmental Science **
  • Zoological Sciences **
  Master of Education with the following specialisations:


** Students who are offered PDCM sponsorship must note that there is no Enhanced PDCM Study Plan to follow (no inter-semester courses)


Note: Applicants will be informed of their application by latest end Oct 2016.


b) Other local and international applicants

Coursework Programmes Full-Time
(Proposed duration for FT mode)
Part-Time
Master of Arts (Applied Linguistics) Yes. 1.5 years Yes
Master of Arts (Applied Psychology) Yes. 2 - 3 years Yes
Master of Arts (Educational Management) Yes, 1 year Yes
Master of Arts (Instructional Design and Technology) Yes. 1 year (Students who do dissertation
will take 1.5 years)
Yes
Master of Arts (Leadership and Educational Change) -
joint programme with Teachers College, Columbia University
Yes. 1 year No
Master of Arts (Humanities Education) Yes. 1.5 years (1 year in consultation
with Programme Leader)
Yes
Master of Arts (Teaching Chinese as an
International Language)
Yes, 1 year Yes
Master of Science (Exercise and Sport Studies) Yes. 1 - 2 years Yes
Master of Science (Mathematics for Educators)

 
Yes. 1.5 - 2 years

 
Yes

 
Master of Science (Life Sciences) with the following specialisations:
Applied Plant Sciences Yes, 1 year (All students will
embark on dissertation)
Yes
Chemistry Yes. 1 year (All students will 
embark on dissertation)
Yes
Clean Energy Physics Yes. 1 year (All students will
embark on dissertation)
Yes
Environmental Science Yes. 1 year (All students will
embark on dissertation)
Yes
Zoological Sciences

 
Yes. 1 year (All students will
embark on dissertation)

 
Yes

 
Master of Education with the following specialisations:
Art No Yes
Chinese Language No Yes
Curriculum & Teaching Yes. 1 year (Students who do dissertation
will take 1.5 years)
Yes
Drama No Yes
Early Childhood No Yes
English Language Yes. 1 year (Students who do dissertation
will take 1.5 years)
Yes
English Literature Yes. 1.5 years (Students who do dissertation
will take 2 years)
Yes
High Ability Studies Yes (Conditional upon the number of successful applicants) Yes
Learning Sciences and Technologies Yes. 1 year (Students who
do dissertation will take 1.5 years)
Yes
Malay Language No Yes
Mathematics Yes. 1 year (Students who
do dissertation will take 1.5 to 2 years)
Yes
Music No Yes
Primary Yes, 1 year (Students who
do dissertation will take 1.5 years)
Yes
Science No Yes
Special Education No Yes
Tamil Language

 
No

 
Yes

 
Research Programmes Full-Time Part-Time
Master of Arts (Research) Yes. Up to a maximum of 3 years Yes.
Up to a maximum of 4 years
Master of Science (Research) Yes. Up to a maximum of 3 years Yes.
Up to a maximum of 4 years
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

 
Yes. Up to a maximum of 5 years

 
Yes.
Up to a maximum of 7 years

 
Doctor in Education Full-Time Part-Time
Doctor in Education (EdD) Yes. 3 years Yes


Note: Applicants will be informed of their application by latest end Oct 2016.


For more information on NIE Higher Degree Programmes, please click here.