National University of Singapore (NUS) Undergraduate

A leading global university centred in Asia, the National University of Singapore (NUS) is Singapore's flagship university which offers a global approach to education and research with a focus on Asian perspectives and expertise.

Its 16 faculties and schools across three campus locations in Singapore - Kent Ridge, Bukit Timah and Outram provides a broad-based curriculum underscored by multidisciplinary courses and cross - faculty enrichment. NUS' transformative education includes programmes such as student exchange, entrepreneurial internships at NUS Overseas Colleges, and double degree and joint degree programmes with some of the world's top universities, offering students opportunities and challenges to realise their potential. The learning experience is complemented by a vibrant residential life with avenues for artistic, cultural and sporting pursuits. Over 37,000 students from 100 countries further enrich the community with their diverse social and cultural perspectives.

NUS has three Research Centres of Excellence (RCE) and 22 university-level research institutes and centres. It is also a partner for Singapore's 5th RCE. The University shares a close affiliation with 16 national-level research institutes and centres. Research activities are strategic and robust, and NUS is well-known for its research strengths in engineering, life sciences and biomedicine, social sciences and natural sciences. Major research trusts have been made recently in several fields such as quantum technology; cancer and translational medicine; interactive and digital media; and the environment and water. The University also strives to create a supportive and innovative environment to promote creative enterprise within its community.

NUS is actively involved in international academic and research networks such as the Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) and International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU). This global networking further enhances its international presence.

Undergraduate Courses

NUS Business School
Saw Swee Hock School of Public Health
Middle East Institute
Office of Corporate Relations
NUS Entrepreneurship Centre
Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music
Global Asia Institute
Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering (NGS)
Office of Resource Planning
Office of the Vice President (Campus Infrastructure)
Centre for Instructional Technology
School of Business
Cancer Science Institute of Singapore
NUS Nanoscience & Nanotech Initiative
Development Office
NUS Industry Liaison Office
University Scholars Programme
Institute of Real Estate Studies
International Relations Office
Office of Student Affairs
Office of Admissions
Faculty of Dentistry
Centre for Maritime Studies
Singapore Synchroton Light Source
Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering (NGS)
Office of Estate and Development
NUS Overseas Colleges
NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering
Interactive & Digital Media Institute
Board of Trustees Secretariat
Office of Legal Affairs
Institute of Systems Science
Temasek Laboratories
Faculty of Engineering
Centre for Remote Imaging, Sensing and Processing
Office of the Provost
Office of Financial Services
Office of Quality Management
Yale-NUS College
Mechanobiology Institute
Computer Centre
NUS Enterprise
Energy Studies Institute
Tropical Marine Science Institute
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Office of Risk Management
Office of the Deputy President (Research & Technology)
Office of Human Resources
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Asia Research Institute


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