The National University of Singapore is a public and autonomous university in Singapore.

NUS’s main campus is located in South-West Singapore adjacent to Kent Ridge. Founded in 1905, it is the oldest institute of higher learning in Singapore, as well as the largest university in the country in terms of student enrollment and curriculum offered. NUS is a research-intensive, comprehensive university with an entrepreneurial dimension.

NUS is consistently ranked as one of Asia’s top universities by both UK ranking systems, the QS World University Rankings and the Times Higher Education World University Rankings.


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Michael Sherraden

Ambassador to: National University of Singapore

George Warren Brown Distinguished University Professor; Director, Center for Social Development, Brown School