National University of Singapore: Ranking & Review

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Singapore Rank Singapore Rank World Rank
1 1 88
Top 1%

Acceptance rate and Admissions statistics

Admission selectionYes, based on entrance examinations and students' past academic record and grades
Total enrollment32,500
Academic calendarSemesters


In-state students
International students$30,000$13,750

Programs and Degrees

ProgramsAssociate's degreeBachelor'sMaster'sDoctoral
Design | Arts | Humanities-+++
Business | Politics | Social Sciences-+++
Languages | Culture | Linguistics--++
Nursing | Health | Pharmacy | Medicine-+++
Engineering | IT-+++
Maths | Natural Sciences-+++

General info

Alternative namesNUS
MottoTowards a Global Knowledge Enterprise
AccreditationMinistry of Education - Higher Education Division, Singapore
Affiliations and membershipsASEAN University Network (AUN)
Asia-Pacific Association for International Education (APAIE)
Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU)
Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU)
Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL)
International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU)
S3 University Alliance (S3UA)
Southeast and South Asia and Taiwan Universities (SATU)
Universitas 21 (U21)
Academic structureFaculty of Arts and Social Sciences
NUS School of Business
School of Computing
Faculty of Dentistry
School of Design and Environment
Faculty of Engineering
Faculty of Law
Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine
Yong Siew Toh Conservatory of Music
Faculty of Science
Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy
NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering
Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School Singapore
Colorsorange, blue
Entity typeNon-profit
Control typePublic-private partnership
HousingProvides housing
Financial aidsOffers financial aids
Total FTE staff2,250
Student/staff ratio14
Religious affiliationNone

Location and Contacts

Address21 Lower Kent Ridge Road
Singapore, Singapore, 119077
Urbanization levelUrban
City population1,000,000 - 5,000,000
Phone+65 6516 1081
Fax+65 6778 5281 / 6775 7630

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