The Westpac Asian Exchange Scholarship is open to eligible applicants applying to go on exchange to this institution in Semester 2, 2018. Apply now!

Multiple $5,000 - $7,000 grants are available through the New Colombo Plan for students going on exchange in semester 1 or 2, 2018 to Singapore.

National University of Singapore (U21)

City: Singapore
Website:

www.nus.edu.sg

International Exchange Page

Approximate semester dates:

Semester 1: August - December
Semester 2: January - May

Academic calendar 

Language of instruction: English
Full time load equivalent:

4 modules (usually 4 modular credits each) per semester

The majority of NUS courses is worth 4 module credits. 

Fields of Study Available:

Course Information

Module Catalogue

Click here for a list of courses available to exchange students in all subject areas

  • Arts & Social Sciences
  • Architecture
  • English Language Communication
  • Engineering
  • Computing
  • Law
  • Science (including Biomedical Science courses starting with the LSM course code) 

Updated Course List for Semester 2, 2017/18

(Course list for NUS Semester 1 will be updated in mid-March. Course list for for NUS Semester 2 in mid-August.) 

*Important* Click here to view module restrictions

Click here for a list of recommended Business Modules for Exchange Students for NUS Semester 1

 

Please note that the options listed on this webpage should be used as a guide only. Additional discipline areas may be available. For current information about fields of study, course selection and language proficiency requirements, please check the host university's website.

Restricted Fields of Study:

Please do not select Level 5000 and 6000 modules graduate-level courses. 

The majority of Level 4000 modules are reserved for graduating NUS students and have limited places

Economics courses (under NUS Faculty of Arts & Social Sciences) not available to exchange students.

Business/Finance exchange places at NUS School of Business are very limited, over-subscribed and cannot be guaranteed. Students must be flexible with course selection and prepared to enrol in other subject areas. 

Law exchange places at NUS Faculty of Law are limited. Law courses only open to Law majors, and only elective Law modules (i.e. with module code LL4XXX) are available to exchange students (please refer to page 3 of the NUS Information Sheet for details). Students who wish to enrol into Law courses at NUS need to be very flexible with courses.

Approximate living expenses:

S$1000 per month
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Living expenses breakdown

NUS Student Hostels

Additional information:

NUS Information Sheet 2016/17

Minimum cumulative GPA of 5.0 required to be eligible for exchange to NUS.

Students applying for exchange to NUS must NOT have received any grades below 5 during their degree program at UQ.

Undergraduate exchange only. 

NUS FAQs

NUS Law information for exchange students

NUS Law visitor guide to Singapore

UQ Abroad recommends that students studying Psychological Sciences do not apply for NUS. 

Architecture courses offered by School of Design & Environment, enrolment in 4th year design courses only

Universitas 21 Member:

www.universitas21.com

 

What our students say about National University of Singapore
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Daniel: National University of Singapore (Semester 2, 2016) Daniel: National University of Singapore (Semester 2, 2016) Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)/Bachelor of Commerce, 2nd year
Chloe: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2016) Chloe: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2016) Bachelor of Science, 3rd year
Daniel: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2016) Daniel: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2016) Bachelor of Engineering (Electrical and Computer), 3rd year
Rachel: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2015) Rachel: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2015) Bachelor of Architecture, 3rd year
Juliette: National University of Singapore (Semester 2, 2013) Juliette: National University of Singapore (Semester 2, 2013) Bachelor of Arts/Social Science
Melissa: National University of Singapore (Semester 2, 2012) Melissa: National University of Singapore (Semester 2, 2012) Bachelor of Architectural Design
Gavin: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2012) Gavin: National University of Singapore (Semester 1, 2012) Bachelor of Engineering
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