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National University of Singapore

Location: Singapore
Website: Info for Incoming Exchange Students
Language of instruction: English
Terms: Semester 1: August-December, Semester 2: January-May


Green campus at NUS
  • NUS has been ranked #1 on the Times Higher Education Asia Rankings, placing it as the best in the continent.

  • Located on a ridge surrounded by lush greenery, is a vibrant cosmopolitan university community with over 32,000 students from 88 countries

  • Multi-campus university with a strong focus on research and enterprise.


  •  The Student Accessibility Unit (SAU) provides academic and non-academic support services and resources to meet students’ diverse needs. Students may indicate their learning needs in their exchange application under Health and Support section if they require any accessibility supports or accommodations for their study in NUS. 

Area of study

  • Arts and Social Sciences
  • Business
  • Computing
  • Design and Engineering
  • Law
  • Science

Please refer to the NUS Non-Graduating Programme Module Related Matters website for academic program and course restrictions.

Exchange credit history

See the exchange credit history listing of courses that have been previously evaluated from the National University of Singapore. Note that this is a guide only, and not a guarantee that your courses would be evaluated in the same way.


On Campus Housing: Available. Please check NUS's Residential Services website for details. 

Off Campus Housing: Available. For further information, please see the Private Accommodation website.

Medical insurance, immigration & arrival

Medical insurance: Mandatory

Immigration Documents: Student Visa required (See the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Singapore 

Orientation: Available.

How to apply

Learn how to apply or sign up to receive emails about studying on exchange at a partner university. We will send you information about events, application deadlines, funding opportunities, and more!