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Programme Overview

The SUTD-CGU Dual Masters Programme in Nano-Electronic Engineering and Design (NEED) is an 18-month programme established in collaboration with SUTD and Chang Gung University (CGU).

The NEED programme seeks to train the next generation of nanotechnology engineers and designers who will be able to take on positions in the key growth sector in Singapore under the Electronics Industry Transformation Map.

Students will undergo a unique and creative learning experience that encompasses the full value of multidisciplinary nanotechnology and design.


About Chang Gung University (CGU)

CGU, which is SUTD’s strategic partner in the NEED programme, is located in Taoyuan, Taiwan. It was ranked as the top private university in Taiwan by the Academic Ranking of World Universities 2016 and is well-established in nanotechnology research.

CGU is also part of the Formosa Plastics Group conglomerate and maintains strong industry links with the Taiwan electronics sector. Click here to view more about CGU.


Candidature Period

18 months (2 Terms of 9 months, 1 at CGU and 1 at SUTD).
The NEED programme has a maximum candidature of 36 months.


Research Projects

To complete their Master thesis, students are required to undertake and complete a research project that will be co-supervised by SUTD and CGU faculty. Click here to view all the available research projects.

SUTD-CGU Dual Masters Programme