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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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.


After the Pandemic — The Rebirth of Big Government? State Capacity, Trust and Privacy in the Post-COVID-19 Era

In a recent session of the Asia Thinker Series, Mr Tharman Shanmugaratnam, Senior Minister and Coordinating Minister for Social Policies; Mr John Micklethwait, Editor-in-Chief at Bloomberg; and Ms Rana Foroohar, Global Business Columnist at the Financial Times, discussed the need for greater state power to monitor public health, and how this balances against concerns about individual privacy.

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IPS-Nathan Lectures by Professor Chan Heng Chee — Lecture III: "Singapore in a Time of Flux: Optimism from the Jaws of Gloom"

During the recent IPS-Nathan Lecture, Professor Chan Heng Chee examined Singapore's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and the pre-existing challenges such as inequality which have become even more pressing due to COVID-19.

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