Prospective Students


Post-Graduate Disciplines

​The School of Humanities (SoH) at Nanyang Technological University (NTU) offers 5 disciplines: Chinese, English Literature, History, Linguistics & Multilingual Studies and Philosophy. The School offers research programmes in all of these disciplines.

Candidates pursuing graduate degrees by research work closely with their supervisors toward a thesis on an approved topic and also take courses. The research programme can be pursued on a full-time or part-time basis. Full-time candidates with good results may be offered research scholarships.

PhD and MA programmes are offered in the following disciplines: 
Chinese (中文系) (August Intake only)
English Literature (August Intake only)
History (August Intake only) 
Linguistics & Multilingual Studies (August Intake only) 
• Philosophy (August Intake only)
Applicants with other research interests are welcome to apply.
The key research areas of the above disciplines can be found here.
SoH promotes new interdisciplinary research and has five strategic research clusters.
Before applying, take a look at the scholarships we have to offer! 
Alternatively, you can apply immediately by visiting this link.