Scholarship Details

As the agency responsible for planning, designing, building and maintaining Singapore's land transport infrastructure and systems, we aim to bring about a greener and more inclusive public transport system. We leverage technology to provide exciting options for future land transport.

LTA Local/Overseas Undergraduate Scholarship (Full-term & Mid-term)

<p>The LTA Undergraduate Scholarship is awarded to students who have strong leadership qualities and values as well as a passion for building up Singapore's land transport sector. Scholars will be able to pursue their undergraduate studies in some of the best universities, both locally and overseas.</p>


• Singapore Citizen or Singapore Permanent Resident intending to take up a Singapore Citizenship 
• Outstanding GCE ‘O’ & ‘A’ Level / NUS High / International Baccalaureate (IB) / Diploma Results
• Outstanding University results (for current undergraduates)
• Good CCA track record

Value of Scholarships

Upon graduation, LTA scholars will join the Talent Development Programme (TDP). Officers in the TDP will go through a structured career development plan, which provides them with enhanced opportunities to broaden their exposure and build their leadership skills for their long-term career in LTA.

Local Award includes:
• Tuition and Compulsory Fees
• Maintenance Allowance 
• Pre-Studies Allowance (for Full-term only)
• Sponsorship of up to one approved exchange programme/ summer school
• Additional sponsorship of Masters studies (upon approval)

Overseas Award includes:
• Tuition and Compulsory Fees
• Maintenance Allowance 
• Return Airfare
• Pre-studies Allowance (for Full-term only)
• Sponsorship of up to one approved exchange programme/ summer school
• Additional sponsorship of Masters studies (upon approval)
• Language Support Program (non English speaking countries only) 
• Preparatory programme in country of study (non English speaking countries only)

Bond Duration

Local Bond Period:
• Full Term: 4 years
• Mid Term: 1 year for every year sponsored

Overseas Bond Period:
• Full Term: 6 years; 5 years (non English speaking countries only)
• Mid Term: 1.5 years for every year sponsored

Where to Pursue

Local and Overseas Institutions

Choice of Courses

• Civil Engineering
• Electrical & Electronic Engineering
• Mechanical Engineering
• Systems Engineering
• Environmental Engineering
• Computer Engineering
• Accountancy 
• Economics / Geography / Mass Communications
• Science (Computer Science / IT Security & Communications / Data Analytics, Materials Science)

Scholars' Experience

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