• Established In : 1906

    Affiliated To : IARU, APRU, Universitas 21, GEM4, AUN, ASAIHL, NUS High School of Mathematics and Science

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    Website : www.nus.edu.sg

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National University of Singapore Key Information:-

•Formally known: The National University of Singapore
•Established: 1906
•Type: National University
•Address: 21 Lower Kent Ridge Rd, Singapore 119077
•Affiliation:IARU, APRU, Universitas 21, GEM4, AUN, ASAIHL, NUS High School of Mathematics and Science
•Available study options: Undergraduate and Postgraduate
• Campus: Urban
• Chancellor: President Tony Tan
• President: Tan Chorh Chuan
•Website: www.nus.edu.sg
•Phone: +65 6516 6666
• For Enquries Visit www.askstudentservice.nus.edu.sg
• Mascot: National University of Singapore Linus

Operating Hours:-

•Mondays - Thursdays (8.30am to 6.00pm).
•Fridays (8.30am to 5.30pm).
•Closed on Saturdays, Sundays and Public Holidays.

National University of Singapore Highlights:-

• National University of Singapore is a flagship tertiary university in Singapore, known for its approach to education and research.
• It is also the oldest university in Singapore and the largest university in terms of student enrollment.
• Apart from using semester-based modular system for conducting courses, NUS uses features of the British system, such as small group teaching (tutorials) and the American system (course credits).
• Other cross-disciplinary initiatives study programmes include double-degree undergraduate degrees in Arts & Social Sciences andEngineering; Arts & Social Sciences and Law; Business and Engineering; and Business and Law.
• This university is divided into 16 faculties and schools and has seven overseas colleges.
• Major research activities at the NUS focus on  biomedical and life sciences, physical sciences, engineering, nanoscience and nanotechnology, materials science and engineering, infocommunication and infotechnology, humanities and social sciences, and defence-related research.
• National University of Singapore is also known for its entrepreneurial education endeavours.

National University of Singapore Admissions :

National University of Singapore Admission:-

Following is all the information you may need about National University of Singapore Singapore Admission for Graduate and Undergraduate courses.

National University of Singapore Singapore Undergraduate Admission:- Admission Requirements form an important part of National University of Singapore Undergraduate Admission.

Following is the application closing dates for various qualification Types

Application Closing Dates

•Indonesian SMA UAN (Ebtanas): 25 December
•Vietnamese High School Graduation Examination Unified Examination Certificate (UEC) 1 January

All qualifications except:

•STPM Indian Standard 12 (CBSE, ISCE, Stateboards) 1 March
•STPM Indian Standard 12 (CBSE, ISCE, Stateboards) 31 March

Admission requirements and closing dates:

If you are an international applicant seeking admission to NUS, you should have completed or are completing high school, that is, at least twelve years of general education in the year of application. You may view the list of acceptable high school qualifications on NUS Admission webpage.

Application closing dates apply according to your high school qualification. Unless otherwise specified, your complete application with all supporting documents must reach the Office of Admissions by the application closing date.

Following is a list of high-school qualifications accepted by the National University of Singapore for undergraduate admission.

•'A' Level (AQA, Cambridge, Edexcel, London, OCR)
•American High School Diploma
•Australian High School (Australian Capital Territory Exam, New South Wales HSC, Queensland Certificate of Education, South •Australian Certificate of Education/Matriculation, Victoria Certificate of Education, Western Australia Certificate of Education)
•Brunei 'A' Levels
•Danish Studentereksamen (Upper Secondary Leaving Examination)
•European Baccalaureate
•French Baccalaureate
•Gao Kao or PRC National College Entrance Examination
•German Abitur
•Hong Kong Diploma of Secondary Education (HKDSE)/ Hong Kong 'A' Level
•Indian Standard 12 (Central and ISCE Boards)
•Indian Standard 12 (State and other Boards)
•Indonesian SMA UAN (Ebtanas)
•International Baccalaureate (IB) Diploma Programme
•Mauritius HSC
•New Zealand National Certificate of Educational Achievement Level 3
•Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD) / Canadian International Matriculation Programme
•Sijil Tinggi Persekolahan Malaysia (STPM)
•Swiss Matura/ Swiss Federal Maturity Certificate
•Turkish High School
•Unified Examination Certificate (UEC)
•Vietnamese High School Graduation Examination
•Other High School Qualifications

CLICK HERE for detailed application requirements for NUS Undergraduate Admission

Simple Step-by-Step Application Procedure for NUS UG Admission:-

BEFORE YOU APPLY:- (Check for)

•Admission Requirements
•Course Pre-requisites
•Tuition Fees
•Estimated Expenses
•Financial Aid
•University Exams/Interviews
•Faculty Interview & Test Dates

WHEN YOU APPLY:- (Check for)
•Application Forms & Procedures
•Home Faculty of Double / Concurrent Degree Programmes
•Application Guide
•Sample Forms
•Payment Methods

AFTER YOU APPLY:- (Check for)

•Check Application Status
•Revision of Course
•Accept/Reject Offer
•Submit Appeals


•Hostel Information
•Freshmen Guide
•Returning full-time National Servicemen (NSF)
•RNS Online Confirmation of Reserved Course

NUS Graduate Admission:-

The majority of graduate programmes in the University admit students twice a year, in August and January. Prospective students are advised to refer to the respective graduate studies website of the Faculty/School offering the programme with regards to the specific application information/instructions for the programme of their interest.

Minimum Requirements for Research-based Programs:-

Candidates must demonstrate readiness for graduate study through some specific standard of achievement in a common entry examination (e.g., the subject GRE, GMAT), and/or an admissions test or an interview.

Admission to a research Master’s programme normally requires a good Honours degree or equivalent. Respective NUS department may also admit students with a good Bachelor’s degree with relevant research or working experience on a case-by-case basis, subject to approval by the Board of Graduate Studies (BGS).

Admission into a Ph.D. programme requires a good Master’s degree in a relevant discipline, or at least a Second Class Upper Honours degree or equivalent in a relevant discipline.

Minimum Requirements for Coursework-based Programmes

Admission to a coursework-based graduate programme requires at least a Bachelor’s degree, or equivalent, in the subject or related discipline. In addition, programmes may require candidates to demonstrate readiness for graduate study through a specific standard of achievement in:

•Common placement examination (e.g., the subject GRE, GMAT); or
•Programme-administered placement test in the relevant field (which may also consist of a structured interview to test the candidate’s understanding of the field); or
•Completion of 40 MCs of preparatory modules.

National University of Singapore Singapore Academic Year:-

National University of Singapore Singapore Academic Year is divided into two semesters

SEMESTER 01: August to December (18 weeks)
SEMESTER 02: January to May (17 weeks)

Special Terms:-

May to June (6 weeks)
June to August (6 weeks)

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National University of Singapore Singapore Tuition Fee

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National University of Singapore Infrastructure

National University of Singapore Infrastructure:-

The National University of Singapore, Singapore's main campus is located in southwest Singapore at Kent Ridge. Also known as NUS University town, this campus houses four residential colleges, Cinnamon and Tembusu Colleges, College of Alice and Peter Tan. Cinnamon College houses the University Scholars Programme. The USP residential college  houses 600 students and contains the administrative and faculty offices for USP and teaching classrooms.Tembusu College is one of the first two Residential Colleges in University Town, a new extension to the main NUS campus at Kent Ridge. Tembusu houses mainly undergraduates, in addition to resident faculty, distinguished visiting scholars, and a few graduate fellows. Freshmen (matriculating first-year students) enrolling in any NUS faculty or programme apply to the College at the same time they apply to NUS.

 The Bukit Timah campus houses the Faculty of Law, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and research institutes, while the Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore is located at the Outram campus.

In addition to this NUS operates the following teaching centers:-
•Centre for Development of Teaching and Learning.
•Centre for Instructional Technology.
•Centre for English Language Communication.
•Institute of Systems Science which offers professional information technology continuing education to managers and IT practitioners.

Libraries:- The NUS Libraries system comprises of 7 libraries,

•Central Library
•Chinese Library
•CJ Koh Law Library
•Hon Sui Sen Memorial Library
•Medical Library
•Music Library
•Science Library

Student Accomodation:-

There are about 6,000 residential places distributed between Halls of Residence and Student Residences on campus. There is a free Internal Shuttle Bus Service that is available on campus seven days a week.

The six main residence halls include:-

•Eusoff Hall (345 single rooms; 70 double rooms)
•Kent Ridge Hall (507 single)
•King Edward VII Hall (350 single; 60 double)
•Raffles Hall (213 single; 128 double)
•Sheares Hall (509 single)
•Temasek Hall (345 single; 70 double)

Each of the six main residence halls has a Senior Common Room Committee (SCRC) comprising the Resident Fellows (staff).

The three main student residences include:-

•Kuok Foundation House
•Prince George's Park Residences
•Ridge View Residences
•Graduate Residences

There are three main student residences for undergraduate students. Each of these 11-15 single rooms has kitchen and bathroom facilities. Kitchen and dining areas are equipped with cooking appliances. The newly built university town has residences for graduate students.

National University of Singapore Singapore Faculty:-

National University of Singapore Singapore Faculty both past and present consists of academicians, subject scholars and researchers.

National University of Singapore Singapore Student Life and Activities:-

The great diversity of students studying at the National University of Singapore Singapore creates a unique and at the same time energizing environment for student life and activities. The university's self-contained campus offers a vibrant and inspiring lifestyle that helps students pursue their intellectual interests at the highest level and at the same time also pursue various other interests such as sport, theatre, music and extra-curriculars.

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