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Honouring Prof Tan Chorh Chuan and Prof Tan Eng Chye

05 January 2018

I would begin by putting on record our thanks and appreciation to Chorh Chuan for being an outstanding President for the last nine years. You have, through great vision and sheer hard work, transformed NUS into a university that has become a model for others in the region and the world.

NUS at Technology, Faculty Engagement and Student Learning: Expanding Mindsets and Changing Culture in Higher Education

21 November 2017

The theme of the conference is a timely one, on Technology, Faculty Engagement and Student Learning: Expanding Mindsets and Changing Culture in Higher Education.

Launch of the Chua Thian Poh Community Leadership Centre

20 November 2017

As Singapore’s flagship public university NUS strives to provide a holistic and transformative education that nurtures graduates who are innovative, able and confident to lead and serve the needs of the economy, community and society.

NUS 2017 Designing Resilience in Asia

16 August 2017

Over the past two decades, NUS has made great strides in our pursuit of academic excellence.

SSHSPH AlumNite 2017

06 July 2017

The Chinese tradition believes that good things come in pairs - 好事成双. The School’s AlumNite this year is particularly meaningful as we are coming together for a double celebration, to celebrate the accomplishments of our graduating students, and to confer the first NUS Emeritus Professorship of Public Health to a special, esteemed and inspiring individual.

Farewell Appreciation Dinner for Mr S Dhanabalan, Chairman, NUS Business School Management Advisory Board

14 June 2017

I know Mr Dhanabalan as a down-to-earth, unassuming and patient man that gave little away about his sterling reputation and contributions as one of Singapore’s most notable leaders, who had steered the country’s miraculous journey from third world to first.

NUS Launch of 50 Years of Science in Singapore

31 May 2017

Science is central to life and development of mankind.

NUS Teaching Academy Annual Dinner and Distinguished Lecture 2017

17 May 2017

The Teaching Academy has been established for some eight years now, during which it has made many contributions to enhancing the educational landscape at NUS.

NUS at the Opening Ceremony of the 2nd Singapore Cyber Security
R&D Conference (SG-CRC) 2017

21 February 2017

Our lives in this day and age are dominated by Information Technology.

NUS Career Fair 2017

07 February 2017

CFG has successfully evolved from the NUS career centre to become a first-of-its kind centre developing programmes that contribute to holistic education to equip students for successful future careers and enabling them to lead happy and meaningful lives, contributing to community and society.

Tech Experience Day

25 January 2017

Technology is omnipresent in modern day living. Children intuitively use smart phones and tablet computers, and to our NUS students, virtual reality devices, are common tools in their gaming and social media activities.

For The University Leadership Programme
For Japanese Universities

24 January 2017

With UTown, NUS had the opportunity to design and pioneer a unique residential college educational model of integrated living and learning on campus, a first in Singapore’s higher education landscape.