JUGAS/Nagoya University Scholarship 2014 Now Open for Application

The Japan University Graduates Association of Singapore/Nagoya University Scholarship for 2014 intake is now open for application. An initiative jointly funded by JUGAS through the JUGAS Education and Cultural Exchange Fund and Nagoya University, this scholarship offers high potential Singaporeans an opportunity to study at Nagoya University under the Global 30 Undergraduate International Programs.

Information regarding the Global 30 International Undergraduate Program, Nagoya University and Nagoya City can be found at the NU Global 30 website at http://admissions.g30.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/Program/undergraduate/.

Scholarship Benefits

  1. Each recipient can expect to receive up to a maximum of JPY500,000 per year.
  1. Recipients will be considered for receiving up to 100% tuition waiver on top of the scholarship allowance.
  1. One-way economy class airline ticket from Singapore to Chubu International Airport and a return economy-class ticket upon graduation (if applicable).
  1. Application fee and registration fee, costing a total of JPY 287,000, will be fully covered by JUGAS.

Eligibility for Application

  1. Applicants must satisfy all admissions eligibility criteria as stipulated under “Eligibility for Application” of the “2014 Intake Admission Requirements” document (http://admissions.g30.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/media/2014Eng_UG_Admission.pdf)
  1. Applicants must be Singapore Citizens.

Programs of Study




Focus of Study

Automotive Engineering

School of Engineering (Mechanical Engineering)

Bachelor of Engineering

– Basic Engineering

– Core Mechanical Engineering

– Advanced Automotive Technology

School of Engineering
(Electrical, Electronic /Information Engineering)

Bachelor of Engineering

– Basic Engineering

– Core Electrical, Electronic/Information Engineering

– Advanced Automotive Technology

Biological Science

School of Science

Bachelor of Science

– Molecular Biology, Cellular & Developmetal Biology

– Biochemistry, Biophysics & Structural Biology

– Neuroscience

– Plant Science

– Systems Biology

School of Agricultural Sciences

Bachelor of Agricultural Sciences

– Applied Microbiology

– Biotechnology

– Food and Nutrition Sciences

– Applied Biochemistry and Chemical Biology

– Applied Plant Sciences


School of Science

Bachelor of Science

– Nanotechnology

– Biological Chemistry

– Chemical Synthesis and Catalysis

School of Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering

– Applied Chemistry

– Biotechnology

Fundamental and Applied Physics

School of Science

Bachelor of Science

– Astrophysics

– Elementary Particle Physics

– Condensed Matter Physics

– Biophysics

School of Engineering

Bachelor of Engineering

– Applied Physics

Social Sciences

School of Law

Bachelor of Law

– Law

– Political Science

School of Economics

Bachelor of Economics

– Economics

– Business Administration

Japan-in-Asia Cultural Studies

School of Letters

Bachelor of Humanities

– Modern Literature

– Cinema

– Modern History

Terms and Conditions

  1. Selected recipients must matriculate at Nagoya University on 1 October 2014, with the intention of completing the program at Nagoya University. Unless compassionate grounds are substantiated, recipients who fail to meet this condition will have to indemnify JUGAS a penalty fee of S$1,000 plus of all costs already incurred.
  1. Scholarship will be terminated for a recipient in the following cases and the recipient may be ordered to return scholarship payments received up to the point of termination.
    • If any of his/her application documents is found to be falsely stated;
    • If he/she is subjected to disciplinary action by Nagoya University, such as expulsion or removal from register;
    • If becomes definitive that he/she will not be able to complete his/her course within the standard course term because of his/her poor academic achievement or suspension;
    • If his/her resident status of “College Student” changes to any other status;
    • If a recipient receives additional scholarship from other governmental and/or private sources equivalent to or greater than JPY500,000 per year.
  1. Upon completion of their studies, recipients are required to join JUGAS as a Life member. Currently, life membership is a one-off payment of S$300.

Application Process and Dateline

  1. As the NU/JUGAS Scholarship accepts only paper-based application, please download the application form (http://wp.jugas.org.sg/?p=222) and prepare the required documents as stipulated under the V. Application Procedure section of the “2014 Intake Admission Requirements” document (http://admissions.g30.nagoya-u.ac.jp/en/media/2014Eng_UG_Admission.pdf).
  2. No payment is required at this stage of application. NU/JUGAS Scholarship applicants are also only required to pay the application fee upon successful application.
  1. Submit application to JUGAS Secretariat by post before closing date. Please do not submit online at the NU Global 30 website. If you intend to hand deliver your application, please make an appointment first by calling the telephone number below.

Japanese University Graduates Association of Singapore
14 Yan Kit Road,
Singapore 088266
Attn:    Ms. Doris Tan

Tel/Fax: 6459-5084

email: secretariat@jugas.org.sg

Due to the additional pre-selection process by JUGAS, application shall close earlier on:

Closing Date:                        20thDecember 2013 (Friday)

  1. Applicants, who have passed the initial round of selection, will be scheduled for interviews by JUGAS in end December 2013.

Scholarship Sub-Committee



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