President's Welcome

We are Singapore’s flagship university. We hope you will be inspired by the many fascinating facets that make NUS a leading global university centred in Asia.

Getting Ready for the Future

“At NUS, we pride ourselves as being at the forefront of educational innovation and we have implemented a range of initiatives to prepare our students for the future.”


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NUS Now

Come discover our exciting and vibrant campus and find out why #NUSLife is invigorating and fulfilling.

Thought Leadership

Distinguished thought leaders, movers and shakers in Singapore and across the globe gather regularly on campus to share their insights and engage in intellectual discourse.

IPS-Nathan Lecture I - The long and short of Singapore history: cycles,
pivots and continuities

Professor Tan Tai Yong, President and Professor of Humanities (History) at Yale-NUS College, 6th SR Nathan Fellow at the Institute of Policy Studies of our Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy, delivered a lecture where he analysed the state history and identified some of the underlying continuities to show that history is not merely a thing of the past; but by understanding how our island has been shaped by its history, to provide a better appreciation of our current and continued challenges as a city-state.


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Transition in Afghanistan: Past Challenges,
Future Prospects

In a recent ISAS seminar, Professor William Maley, Professor of Diplomacy, ANU college of Asia and the Pacific, Australia, delivered a presentation on Afghanistan’s many difficult challenges and possible steps that could be taken to improve its prospects.


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