Estimated Costs for AY2019/2020


ItemCost (SGD) per student
Biodiversity field module $2,500 (Waived for students from selected partner universities)
Language module - Bahasa Indonesia or Chinese $1,500 (Waived for students from selected partner universities)
Textbook/s for language module (vary by academic year)

$60 (Bahasa Indonesia)

$50 (Chinese)

On-campus accommodation per night $40 per night
Mandatory NUS Miscellaneous Student Fees (MSF)
(vary by academic year)
Student's Pass (visa) from Immigration and Checkpoint Authority
(depending on student’s nationality)
$90 - $120


The above constitutes only an estimated cost of the programme (excluding accommodation and living expenses); some of the items would be subjected to revision and where appropriate and additional 7% goods and service tax is chargeable.


If your home university has an exchange agreement with NUS Faculty of Science, cost for the two modules will not apply to you.