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About Us

Established in 1938, the Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts is Singapore's pioneer arts institution. The Academy is known for its rigorous and high-quality curriculum, innovative and practitioners-led teaching approach, diverse artistic creations and community outreach.

NAFA has nurtured 13 recipients of the Cultural Medallion, Singapore's highest accolade bestowed on art practitioners who have significantly impacted arts and culture. Another 14 alumni have been presented the Young Artist Award. Many of the Academy's alumni have gone on to make their mark in the professional arts scene in Singapore and abroad.

The Academy offers full-time diploma and degree programmes across three schools: the School of Art and Design, the School of Music and the School of Arts Management, Dance and Theatre. Diploma courses are aligned with the degree courses offered in partnership with reputable universities in the United Kingdom.

Our Programmes

NAFA Scholarships and Financial Awards

At Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts (NAFA), there are various financial schemes put in place to help academically outstanding and worthy students. The schemes are available for full-time students only.

NAFA Student Relief Fund
The NAFA Student relief fund helps full-time students who encounter sudden financial crisis and allows them to complete their studies at NAFA instead of dropping out of school due to unforeseen financial circumstances

Scholarships & Financial Awards
Academic Scholarships and Merit Awards are awarded to students who possess excellent academic records and have an excellent track record of achievements in the arts industry.

Bursaries are awarded to students who require financial assistance to continue their course of study in NAFA. Although financial need is a criterion, satisfactory academic performance is also a pre requisite for selection.
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Jessica Kyla Ong

Nanyang Academy of Fine Arts

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