Scholarship Details

The Urban Redevelopment Authority is Singapore’s land use planning and conservation authority. Our mission is to make Singapore a great city to live, work and play in.

We strive to create a vibrant and sustainable city of distinction by planning and facilitating Singapore’s physical development in partnership with the community.

URA Scholarship

URA offers overseas and local scholarship for ‘A’ level, IB and polytechnic students as well as university undergraduates. <ul> <li>URA Overseas/ Local Scholarship (2017)</li> <li>URA Overseas/ Local Scholarship (Mid-Course)</li> </ul>


• Candidates must have good academic results and CCA records
• Existing undergraduates  can apply for our mid-term scholarship

Value of Scholarships

• Tuition and other compulsory fees
• Maintenance and other allowances
• Support for student exchange programme and return airfare (where applicable)

Bond Duration

• Local study bond: 4 years
• Overseas study bond: 6 years

Where to Pursue

Local and overseas universities 

Choice of Courses

• Architecture / Urban Design
• Landscape Architecture
• Town / Urban Planning
• Civil / Environmental Engineering
• Economics
• Geography
• Real Estate
• Environmental Studies
• Mathematics / Statistics
• Computer / Data Science

Scholars' Experience

A passion for preservation

Studying abroad sparked an enduring love for...

Riding the digital wave

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Shaping a sustainable city

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