NATIONAL UNIVERSITY OF SINGAPORE
Study engineering abroad in Singapore
The National University of Singapore is a leading English-speaking, global university centered in Asia. NUS’s 36,000 students come from 100 countries, with international students making up 20% of the undergraduate population.
NUS also offers wide variety of cultural experiences, student clubs and academic societies to provide students with rich experiences outside of the classroom. For more information about life at NUS as an international exchange student, check out Journey Beyond Your Shores.
At NUS, courses are called modules and units are called modular credits. Exchange students are required to take at least 12 modular credits (MCs) per semester and no more than 20 MCs. In order to maximize your chances of securing at least 12 MCs, NUS recommends that you use all 10 module (course) choices in the online application form. Please use the following resources to aid you when selecting modules.
NUS offers courses in the following areas that might be applicable to your degree requirements:
School of Computing
Faculty of Science
Faculty of Engineering
Industrial & Systems Engineering
Materials Science & Engineering
Accommodations are not guaranteed but NUS tries it’s best to place exchange students on either on-campus or off-campus options. Students must indicate on their application if they want to apply for housing. You are responsible for paying your housing costs directly to NUS
For more information about housing accommodations for exchange students, please refer to NUS’s Hostel Admission Services.
$1200-2950Living Expenses, Including Housing Per Month
Be certain to check current exchange rates.
For detailed information about application procedures, required supporting documents, important dates, student visas, contact details, etc., please read the NUS Info Sheet AY201718, read Journey Beyond Your Shores, or visit the NUS International Relations Office website for prospective exchange students.
All exchange students are enrolled in the NUS Health and Insurance Scheme (HINS). You are also required to be covered by the USC Overseas Health Insurance plan. Both are mandatory and neither can be waived, no exceptions.
All exchange students are required to obtain a visa (Student’s Pass). NUS will assist you in obtaining your visa. You are responsible for paying all costs associated with obtaining your visa.