Pre-Departure Briefings

November 2016

Pre-Departure Briefings

The Student Exchange Programme (SEP) team at International Relations Office (IRO) conducts a series of Pre-Departure Briefings in each semester to prepare students for their overseas exchange adventure. Returning exchange students are invited to share stories about their exchange. Occasionally, incoming exchange students will also attend to share more information about their home universities. Register for the relevant Pre-Departure Briefings today!

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27 June 2016

Field research in Thai villages

Nine NUS students travelled to remote villages in northern Thailand to learn about issues of land rights, deforestation and discrimination, as part of the NUS’ Study Trips for Engagement and EnRichment (STEER) and an off-shoot of the USP Special Term module on Participatory Social Development in Southeast Asia.

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16 June 2016

Lessons from Central Europe

28 NUS Pharmacy undergraduates participated in a Study Trip for Engagement and EnRichment (STEER) from 28 May to 6 June 2016, and got an insight into the healthcare systems in Hungary and Austria.

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18 March 2016

PIE interviews IRO Director

IRO Director Associate Professor Anne Pakir talks to The PIE (Professionals in International Education) about NUS’ international student population and alliances within the ASEAN region.

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IRO Videos

Outgoing SEP video

"I learnt a lot about globalisation in classes, but when you travel and see it live, it really hits you harder, and hits you straight."

- Sneha Iyer, NUS Business School