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National University of Singapore

Singapore, Central Singapore Community Development Council

SGP

iSC Global Rank:

71

School:

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About

The National University of Singapore is a research-intensive university that offers undergraduate and postgraduate programs in a wide range of disciplines. NUS operates with three campuses - Kent Ridge, Outram, and Bukit Timah. The university's vibrant and diverse campus community is enriched by its 40000 students from all walks of life. NUS works with the real-world approach to education and research, enabling it to work remotely with the industry. 

The National University of Singapore is globally renowned for its impactful research activities in engineering, life sciences, biomedicine, social sciences, and natural sciences. The university is quite selective with admissions, and thus, the acceptance rate of NUS is close to only 7%. In addition to being a learning environment with high-profile research activities in many disciplines, NUS is also a diverse community offering students a broad spectrum of extracurricular activities.  The NUS library is the most extensive academic and research library in Singapore. The library has a rich collection of more than 3 million volumes covering multidisciplinary subjects. 

At the heart of NUS' pursuit of excellence is a belief that great ideas can change society. This statement reflects the university's diverse community, representing many cultures and beliefs. Apart from the academic core of courses, student activities encompass a range of clubs, societies, and associations that cater to students' various interests. The University’s latest research focuses on using data sciences, optimization research, and cyber security to support Singapore's Smart Nation initiative.

Ranking & Accolades

71

iSC Global

Regional

1

iSC Regional

U.S. News

29

U.S. News

QS

11

QS

Times

21

Times

    1. The National University of Singapore is ranked “#11” in “Top Universities” by “QS World University Rankings.”
    2. NUS is ranked “#29” in “Best Global Universities” by “U.S. News & World Report.”
    3. The National University of Singapore ranks “#21” in “World University Rankings 2022” by “Times Higher Education.”
    4. NUS ranks “#3” in “Asia University Rankings” by “Times Higher Education.”

Admission

Here's what The National University of Singapore looks for in a student during the selection process. Learn about The National University of Singapore's admission criteria, rate, and requirements below.

Acceptance Rate-

Undergraduate

Application Fee

-

Minimum GPA

-

SAT Range

-

ACT Range

29

IELTS Range

-

TOEFL Range

PTE Range

62

Graduate

Application Fee

-

Minimum GPA

-

GRE Range

-

GMAT Range

-

IELTS Range

6.5

TOEFL Range

237 (cBT) , 580 (pBT) , 85 (iBT)

PTE Range

62

Courses

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Accounting

Masters

Degree

-

Tenure

20,550 SGD

Tuition Fee

Anthropology

Doctorate

Degree

-

Tenure

17,550 SGD

Tuition Fee

Applied Epidemiology

Post Graduate Diploma

Degree

-

Tenure

17,550 SGD

Tuition Fee

Applied Geographic Information Systems

Masters

Degree

-

Tenure

17,550 SGD

Tuition Fee

Fees

The cost is an important aspect of choosing your dream college. Get detailed information about the National University of Singapore tuition fees, living expenses, and financial aid opportunities below. 

Note: All the costs mentioned below are average costs annually

Undergraduate

Tuition Fee

19,604 SGD

Cost of Attendance

25,104 SGD

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

5,500 SGD

Graduate

Tuition Fee

21,411 SGD

Cost of Attendance

26,911 SGD

Scholarships

-

Accomodation

5,500 SGD

Highlights

Find miscellaneous information about students, campus, and faculty of the National University of Singapore below.

Total Students

30943

International Students

26%

Student Gender Distribution

Male

Male

50%

Female

Female

50%

Student Faculty Ratio

Students

18

:

Faculty

1

Graduation Rate

-

Avg. Earning after Graduation (annually)

-

Accomodation for Undergrad

Available (On-Campus)

Accomodation for Grad

Available (On-Campus)

Saudi Arabian Ministry of Education

Approved

Additional Info

The National University of Singapore is the oldest autonomous university in Singapore.

Application Process

Online

International Email

commencement@nus.edu.sg

International Phone

+65 65161010

Website

https://www.nus.edu.sg/

Location

Frequently Asked Questions

Most asked questions related to the university

Does NUS provide scholarships to international students?

NUS provides scholarships to international as well as domestic candidates for several degrees. Eligible students can apply for them before the deadline.

What are the best courses offered by the National University of Singapore?
NUS is ranked among the top five universities for Civil and Structural Engineering worldwide. Some of the other top-ranked courses offered by NUS are - Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Social Sciences, Mechanical, Aeronautical, and Manufacturing Engineering.
Is NUS suitable for Indian students?

The National University of Singapore admits top-ranked Indian students who score 90% or above in their XII grade and does not require any test scores.

How many intakes are there in Singapore?

Singapore universities generally offer two intakes - August and February. Some private universities offer multiple intakes in January, February, July, August, September, and October.

Does NUS accept JEE scores?

The National University of Singapore is the only Non-Indian university accepting JEE Mains and Advance ranks.