Special Programmes

Besides the option of taking up Specialisation Tracks and Minors, SUTD also offers students the opportunity to complement your interest beyond technology in the area of entrepreneurship, medicine and research. As places for these Special Programmes are limited, they are highly competitive and are only available for application at the point of admission application to our undergraduate programme.

SUTD-Duke-NUS Special Track

The SUTD-Duke-NUS Special Track is a unique cross-discipline collaboration that aims to nurture future clinician innovators and clinician entrepreneurs with a foundation in engineering or architecture who can think creatively and work across disciplines. Synergising their training in technology, design, and medicine, this special group of 'clinicians plus' will have the ability to treat patients, design medical innovations, improve hospital processes, re-invent the care model, and revolutionise the future of healthcare.

Students will graduate with a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) or Science (BSc) degree at SUTD and may proceed to pursue a Doctor of Medicine (MD) degree at Duke-NUS Medical School^. 
^ Contingent on academic performance and other criteria such as Medical College Admission Test (MCAT).

SUTD Honours And Research Programme (SHARP)

The SUTD Honours And Research Programme (SHARP) is a premier structured research-oriented programme that aims to nurture future research scientists and engineers who are capable of integrating disciplines to develop cutting edge and trailblazing technologies to transform industries. Graduates from this programme can subsequently pursue a research-related career in universities, research labs and high tech industries.

Students will graduate with a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) or Science (BSc) degree, with the option to pursue a Concurrent BEng-Master of Engineering (MEng) by Research Degree Pathway (CDP)*.
* Only selected SHARP students in CSD, EPD and ESD are eligible for application to the CDP.

SUTD Technology Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP)

The SUTD Technology Entrepreneurship Programme (STEP) aims to nurture a new generation of entrepreneurial leaders and innovators who will exhibit the values and mind sets of Leadership, Innovation, Venture and Engineering (LIVE), coupled with a global perspective. Graduates from this programme have the potential to be employed in a wide-range of start-up industry sectors, be hired as intrapreneurs in MNCs, or even realise dreams to start their own tech business.

Students will graduate with a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) or Science (BSc) degree and may proceed to pursue a Master of Science (MSc) in Technology Entrepreneurship degree.

SUTD-Tianjin Eco-City (SUTD-TEC) Programme

The SUTD-Tianjin Eco-City (SUTD-TEC) Programme is a structured talent development programme for the green enterprise sectors, specially developed for students who are passionate about sustainability as a key driver for change and innovation in your chosen fields. Graduates from this programme will be equipped to drive innovation for next generation of sustainability solutions.

Students will graduate with a Bachelor of Engineering (BEng) or Bachelor of Science (BSc)# degree and with a Minor in Sustainability by Design#
# Minor in Sustainability by Design is not required for students pursuing the BSc in Architecture and Sustainable Design.