Outgoing Students

NUS - UBC Exchange Award (for Outgoing Students)

This award helps fund NUS and The University of British Columbia (UBC) students on student exchange programmes, co-op internships, research attachments, and international conferences. UBC has been a close partner of NUS and both universities share comparable education standards and similar internationalisation goals. Both are recognised as leading research-intensive universities in their own right.


Up to 1 year overseas Student Exchange Programme (SEP).

The quantum of the award varies from year to year. For AY2021/2022 up to 16 awards valued at $3,125 each will be awarded.

Eligibility Criteria

  • Open to all NUS students who have been nominated by their home faculty for SEP to UBC.
  • Must be accepted by UBC as an exchange student.

Terms & Conditions

Within six weeks from the end of the UBC semester, students must provide a concise report (with at least 3 photographs) on their exchange experience at UBC and how they have benefited from it.

This award must not be held concurrently with another exchange award. There is no bond to this Award.

Application Period

25 Aug 2021 to 24 Sep 2021.

Application Procedure

Please complete the application via EduRec, including the relevant documents. Please click here to download the applicant's declaration form.


Applicants will be notified of their application via their NUS email addresses.


The Award will be disbursed during the exchange semester to UBC.


For further queries on the award, here