NUS participates in global ranking exercises such as the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings, and is consistently ranked among the world's top 30 universities and Asia's top 2 universities. This is a strong affirmation of the outstanding work by the NUS faculty and staff in research and education.
|Global Rankings||NUS Rank|
|Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings|
|• QS World University Rankings 2016/2017||12|
|• QS University Rankings: Asia 2016||1|
|Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings||
|• THE World University Rankings 2016-2017||24|
|• THE Asia University Rankings 2016||1|
|• THE World Reputation Rankings 2016||26|
17 October 2016
The NUS Business School’s Asia-Pacific Executive Master of Business Administration (MBA) programme has moved up eight notches to rank 17th in the Financial Times Executive MBA Ranking 2016, an annual ranking of the world’s top 100 executive MBAs...
29 September 2016
NUS has been placed among the top 20 in the world in four subject areas, according to the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2016–2017 by subject...
22 September 2016
NUS has risen two notches to the 24th spot in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2016–2017 — the University’s best performance to date. The only Asian university in the top 25 list, it also secured its position as Asia’s top institution for the second year running...
6 September 2016
NUS has been ranked 12th worldwide in the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) World University Rankings 2016/2017, and best in Asia, for the second year running...
31 August 2016
NUS has snagged the 11th spot in the inaugural Reuters Top 75: Asia’s Most Innovative Universities ranking, which recognises schools doing their utmost in furthering the advancement of science, developing new technologies and powering the economy globally...
21 June 2016
NUS has been named Asia’s best university in the Asia University Rankings 2016 published by Times Higher Education (THE) magazine. This marks the first time the University has attained the top position in this ranking since the category’s introduction in 2013. NUS was also ranked as the finest in Asia by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) in the QS University Rankings: Asia on 14 June 2016...
16 June 2016
NUS Faculty of Engineering has been ranked among the world’s top 20 universities for five of seven Engineering subjects according to ShanghaiRanking’s Global Ranking of Academic Subjects 2016 published on 15 June...
23 May 2016
The NUS Business School has been placed 12th in the Financial Times (FT) 2016 global ranking of customised Executive Education programmes, moving up four spots from last year’s 16th position. NUS is the only Southeast Asian university listed in the FT rankings.
22 March 2016
The National University of Singapore has been placed among the world’s 10 best universities for 13 subjects, up from 11 subjects last year, across various subject areas from engineering and technology, natural sciences, arts and humanities, as well as...
19 October 2015
The National University of Singapore (NUS) Business School's double-degree programme with the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) has been ranked in fifth place globally in the Financial Times' (FT) Executive Master of Business Administration (EMBA) Rankings 2015, maintaining its leading position as one of the world’s top degree programmes for senior executives. The NUS...
1 October 2015
The National University of Singapore (NUS) is Asia’s number one university, and placed 26th globally in the latest Times Higher Education (THE) World University Rankings 2015-2016. It is the only Asian university to be among the world’s top 30...
23 September 2015
According to the 2015/2016 Quacquarelli Symonds World University Rankings, the National University of Singapore is now ranked 12th, up from its 22nd position last year. The University also continues to be Asia’s top university.
11 June 2015
University of Singapore has maintained its position as one of Asia’s top two universities in the latest Asia University Rankings 2015 published by the Times Higher Education magazine.
11 June 2015
NUS has been named the best university in Asia.
10 June 2015
The National University of Singapore (NUS) has emerged once again as the top university in Asia, retaining its peak position in the latest results of the Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) University Rankings: Asia 2015. This marks the second consecutive time...
29 April 2015
The National University of Singapore (NUS) has been placed among the world’s 10 best universities for 11 subjects across disciplines in Architecture/Built Environment, Engineering, Science, and the Social Sciences, according to the latest QS World...
27 January 2015
The NUS Business School’s Master of Business Administration (MBA) has moved up one rung to the 31st place, according to the Financial Times’ Global MBA Ranking 2015. This cements the programme’s position as the highest-ranked MBA degree offered by a...