Master of Science in Applied Gerontology



Admissions Criteria
Applicants should possess a good bachelor’s degree and preferably with 2 years of work experience. International applicants whose medium of instruction was not in English at the tertiary level should have an IELTs score of 7.0 and TOEFL internet based score of 100 (600 for paper based)
Although no prior course work or training in gerontology is required, professionals with a passion or work experience in human services or ageing related fields are strongly encouraged to apply.

Application for Admission

The programme offers one intake in July each year.

Online application for the July 2018 cohort will open from 2 January 2018 to 28 February 2018.​

Deadline for online application is 28 February 2018 (Wednesday).

For application please apply online:$adm_main.notice 

After completing the online application​, please post all your documentation to:

Nanyang Technological University​
School of Social Sciences
MSc in Applied Gerontology
14 Nanyang Drive, HSS-02-19
Singapore 637332

The documents have to reach our office by 28 February 2018 (Wednesday).
Late or incomplete applications will not be processed. 
Students are required to present the original copies of the above-mentioned documents during matriculation. 

If you have problems with the online application process, please email servicedesk: ​
Contact us at  or Tel: 6592 7833 if you require further assistance. 

Trimester Calendar (Subjected to changes)

The programme runs on trimester basis. Each year is made up of 3 trimesters.
For details on academic calendar, please refer to,
​​​Trimester Month
​1​​ ​Jul - Oct
​2 ​Nov - Feb
3​ ​Feb - May




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