National University of Singapore
The National University of Singapore (NUS) is a self-ruling examination college in Singapore. Established in 1905 as a therapeutic school, it is the most established organization of higher learning (IHL) in Singapore, and additionally the biggest college in the nation as far as understudy enlistment and educational programs advertised. NUS is an extensive research college with an entrepreneurial measurement. It offers an extensive variety of controls, including the sciences, drug and dentistry, plan and condition, law, expressions and sociologies, building, business, figuring and music in both undergrad and postgraduate instruction. The college considers as a part of its graduated class four Prime Ministers or Presidents of Singapore and two Prime Ministers of Malaysia.
NUS is positioned first in Singapore and the entire of Asia, and 22nd on the planet by the 2018 Times Higher Education and fifteenth on the planet by the 2018 QS World University Rankings. NUS was named the world’s fourth (first in Singapore) most universal college in a recent report by Times Higher Education. In the 2016 Times Higher Education Global Employability University Ranking, a yearly positioning of college graduates’ employability, NUS was positioned fifteenth on the planet (first in Singapore).NUS is positioned twentieth (first in Singapore) in the 2017 CWTS Leiden Ranking, a positioning of the logical execution of in excess of 900 colleges worldwide.
NUS’ primary grounds is situated in southwestern piece of Singapore nearby Kent Ridge, obliging a zone of 150 ha (0.58 sq mi). Its Bukit Timah grounds houses the Faculty of Law, Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy and some examination establishments. The Duke-NUS Medical School, which is a postgraduate therapeutic school, is situated at the Outram grounds.
Education in National University of Singapore
NUS has a semester-based particular framework for leading courses. It embraces highlights of the British framework, for example, little gathering educating (instructional exercises) and the American framework (course credits). NUS has 16 resources and schools, including a Music Conservatory.
College rankings Worldwide
ARWU World 91
Times World 22
QS World 15
Times Asia 1
QS Asia 2
NUS has been positioned among the best in the Asia by two worldwide positioning frameworks, the QS World University Rankings and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.
The QS World University Rankings 2018 positioned NUS fifteenth on the planet and second in Asia. The Times Higher Education World University Rankings 2016– 17 put NUS at 24th on the planet and first in Asia, while its 2015– 16 notoriety rankings set it at 24th globally.
The School of Computing (SoC), set up in 1998, has two offices – Computer Science and Information Systems. The bureau of Computer Science offers three college degree programs – Computer Science, Information Systems, and Computational Biology.
After three years, the Faculty of Architecture was renamed the Faculty of Architecture and Building.
In 1986 the Department of Building Science converged with the Department of Building and Estate Management to shape the School of Building and Estate Management which was in this way In June 2000 the Faculty of Architecture, Building and Real Estate was redesigned into the three present offices: Department of Architecture, Department of Building and Department of Real Estate, and its name changed to School of Design and Environment (SDE).
Since its foundation 50 years prior, SDE remains the main Faculty or School in a tertiary instructive establishment in Singapore in charge of offering training in engineering, urban outline, building, task and offices administration, and land. Amid this period, moves on from the School added to the outline, advancement and administration of Singapore’s assembled condition.
From numerous points of view, the development of the School mirrors Singapore’s improvement and its worldwide status. From instructing experts to manufacture the country in the underlying years of its freedom, it now gets ready socially touchy, actually equipped and earth cognizant graduates to influence Singapore into a particular worldwide city and in addition to partake in the improvement of the constructed condition abroad, an exertion spearheaded by the before accomplices of our graduates.
The range, scale and unpredictability of projects offered by SDE have additionally changed with the circumstances. At the Department of Architecture, its undergrad and graduate projects have developed from the outline of structures to incorporate that of items, urban communities and scene. So also, for the Departments of Building and Real Estate, the projects have moved past building science to extend and offices administration and past land administration to land back and venture. From one connected with basically in instructing, the School has changed into one that has noteworthy research abilities and accomplishments in certain concentration zones. This is imperative, especially for a college in a little nation for which the following period of monetary advancement is driven by information and development.
Duke– NUS Medical School
The Duke– NUS Medical School is cooperation between Duke University in North Carolina, United States and the National University of Singapore. It takes after the American model of post-baccalaureate restorative education. Students start their therapeutic investigations subsequent to gaining a four year college education. Along these lines, Duke– NUS can offer an open door for understudies with the possibility to exceed expectations in the field of pharmaceutical and biomedical sciences.