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Sociology (Hons)

Nanyang Technological University

48 months
13230 USD/year
6184 USD/year
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Sociology (Hons) at Nanyang Technological University  is a four-year degree programme for undergraduates interested in pursuing a Major in Sociology at NTU. 


Sociology (Hons) at Nanyang Technological University provides graduates with a vast array of job opportunities in both the public and private sectors. Sociology majors are valued for their critical thinking and analytical skills. They also benefit from an in-depth understanding of social organisations, culture and other social phenomena.

The curriculum provides an intellectually stimulating and rigorous experience for students. The academic foundation consists of three core areas: Economy, Technology and Society; Culture, Self and Identity; and Organisations and Organisational Change. It provides both breadth of exposure and depth of engagement that emphasizes both theoretical reasoning and empirical analysis. Students should graduate with not just a body of knowledge and skills but also a 'sociological imagination' that will enable them to make the critical and creative difference in the workplace and in society. 

Career Prospects

Our graduates go onto a wide range of sectors and many different types of jobs:

  • Civil service and public administration
  • Management (including human resources and corporate communications)
  • Education and training       
  •  Media (including public relations, advertising and journalism)
  •  Business and marketing
  •  Financial and insurance sector
  •  Creative industries (including the arts, arts management, heritage, design)
  •  Non-profit and social service sector

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Person and Society
  •  Classical Social Theory
  • Doing Social Research
  • Contemporary Social Theory
  •  Understanding Social Statistics
  • Research Practicum I : Qualitative Social Research
  •  Research Practicum II : Quantitative Social Research

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines




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Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

We are not aware of any English requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

Students must satisfy the basic requirements for admission into NTU.  

  •  For GCE 'A' level Holders
 Examination in the English medium must be obtained in all of the following: Three GCE 'A' level subjects with passes in at least two subjects at advanced level;A pass in General Paper, which may be waived in special cases where, in the opinion of the Admissions Selection Committee, the applicants have done exceptionally well in other subjects at 'A', 'AO' or 'O' levels; A minimum grade D7 in a mother tongue language at GCE 'A' level or a pass in Chinese B/ Malay B/ Tamil B or a minimum grade of D7 in a higher mother tongue language; and  
  • For Local Polytechnic Diploma Holders
 Application is opened to all local Polytechnic Diploma holders regardless of the diploma obtained. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    13230 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13230 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    6184 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 6184 USD per year during 48 months.
  • Singapore Citizens:S$8,200
  • International Students: S$17,550

Living costs for Singapore

1878 - 3880 SGD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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