National University of Singapore
Region: South-Eastern Asia
Country/Region: Singapore
Found Year: 1905
Address: 21 Lower Kent Ridge Road
Introduction

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 multi-disciplinary 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 38,000 students from 100 countries further enrich the community with their diverse social and cultural perspectives. NUS has three Research Centres of Excellence (RCE) and 26 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 thrusts 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).

Global Ranking of Academic Subjects
All Subjects
Subject
Rank
Best Ranked Subjects
Subject Rank
Management
1
Nanoscience & Nanotechnology
7
Library & Information Science
8
Telecommunication Engineering
10
Biomedical Engineering
11
Marine/Ocean Engineering
12
Electrical & Electronic Engineering
14
Chemical Engineering
14
Key Statistics
30869
Total Enrollment
28.0%
International Students
28555
Undergraduate Enrollment
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International Students
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Graduate Enrollment
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International Students
Programs
Undergraduate Programs
Architecture Integrated Sustainable Design
Architecture Urban Design Landscape
Asian Studies
Bba
Bioengineering
Biological Sciences
Chemical Engineering
Chemistry
Chinese Language
Chinese Studies
Civil Engineering
Comms & New Media
Communications & New Media
Computer Engineering
Compute Science
Computing
Dental Surgery
Economics
Economics
Electrical Engineering
Engineering
Engineering
Engineering & Technology Management
Engineering Science
English Language
English Literature
Environmental Engineering
Environmental Studies
Geography
History
Housing and Urban Economics
Humanities
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Information System
Japanese Studies
Law
Law
Malay Studies
Materials Science & Engineering
Mathematics
Mechanical Engineering
Medicine
Nursing
Pharmacy
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Project & Facilities Management
Psychology
Real Estate Finance
Social Sciences
Social Work
Sociology
Southeast Asian Studies
South Asian Studies
Special Programme In Science
Statistics & Applied Probability
Theatre Studies
Urban Planning and Institutional Analysis
Graduate Programs
Anaesthesiology
Applied Chemistry
Applied Mathematics
Bioimaging Training Program
Building
Building Performance and Sustainability
Building Science
Cancer and Stem Cell Biology
Cancer and Stem Cell Biology
Carbon Science and Technology
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Diseases
Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders
Chemistry
Chinese Studies
Clinical Investigation
Communications and New Media
Computational Biology
Computational Biology
Compute Science
Construction Law & Dispute Resolution
Cultural Studies In Asia Programme
Diagnostic Radiology
Doctor Of Philosophy (Biostatistics)
Doctor Of Philosophy (Cancer Science Institute)
Doctor Of Philosophy (Joint Phd with Ki (Molecular Med))
Doctor Of Philosophy (Nursing)
Doctor Of Philosophy (School Of Medicine)
Economics
EMBA
Emergency Medicine
Emerging Infectious Diseases
Emerging Infectious Diseases
English Language and Literature
Environmental Studies
Family Medicine
Family Medicine
Family Practice Dermatology
Food Science and Technology
Geography
Geriatric Medicine
Health Services and Systems Research
Health Services & Systems Research
History
Information System
Integrated Sustainable Design
Interactive and Digital Media
Internal Medicine
Japanese Studies
Law
Life Sciences
Malay Studies
Master Of Medicine
Master Of Science (Nursing)
Master Of Science (School Of Medicine)
Mathematics
MBA
Mental Health
Neuroscience
Neuroscience and Behavioral Disorders
Neuroscience & Behavioral Disorders
Nursing
Obstetrics and Gynaecology
Occupational Medicine
Ophthalmology
Orthopaedic Surgery
Otorhinolaryngology
Paediatric Medicine
Pharmacy
Philosophy
Physics
Political Science
Project Management
Psychiatry
Psychology
Public Administration and Management
Public Administration
Public Health
Public Management
Public Policy
Quantitative Finance
Social Work
Sociology
Southeast Asian Studies
South Asian Studies Programme
Speech and Language Pathology
Statistics
Surgery