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Young Scientist Scheme (YSS)

World Class Research Experiences

Examples of Research Experiences

  • Overseas Research Fellowship (ORF)
  • Summer Research Fellowship (SRF)
  • Guidance from Research Mentor
  • Frontiers of Science Honours Seminar
  • International Scientific Conference
  • Final Year Project

 

Main Research Areas
student experimentingChemistryChemistry
Earth and Planetary ScienceEarth and Planetary Science
Ecology and BiodiversityEcology and Biodiversity
Mathematical and Statistical ScienceMathematical and Statistical Science
Molecular and Cell BiologyMolecular and Cell Biology
Physics and AstronomyPhysics and Astronomy

 

Overseas Research Fellowship (ORF)

Examples of institutions in which Overseas Research Fellowship (ORF) was held in the past years:
 

Overseas Research Fellowship (ORF)

 North America 

  • California Institute of Technology
  • Columbia University
  • Cornell University
  • MIT
  • Stanford University
  • University of California

       (Berkeley & Los Angeles)


Europe 

  • CERN
  • University College London 
  • University of Cambridge

 

 

Listen to Our Students

Gabriel Gallardo

Gabriel Gallardo

  • 2016 BSc graduate (major in Physics and minor in Computer Science)

  • Currently a PhD student at Oxford University

 

"I had the opportunity to conduct research at CERN, the largest particle physics laboratory in the world. It was life-changing experience I will never forget.”


CERN

Gabriel's experience of participating in Overseas Research Fellowship 

  • Worked for ATLAS at CERN in summer 2015 under the Overseas Research Fellowship (ORF)
  • Worked on the ATLAS experiment for final-year project

 

Gabriel presenting his research findings to fellow students at CERNGabriel working with an international team of more than 3000 people at CERN

(left)Gabriel presenting his research findings to fellow students at CERN

(right) Gabriel working with an international team of more than 3000 people at CERN