Tag: National University of Singapore

Singapore experts weigh in on the Covid-19 situation

Singapore – Professors and Research Associates from Singapore’s top universities have shared their insights on the Covid-19 pandemic based on their respective fields of expertise, noting that more attention should be placed on foreign worker dormitories if the country hopes to turn the corner...

NUS students doing exams remotely due to Covid-19 caught cheating

University students have reportedly been found to have cheated on a take-home exam. According to a recent article by The New Paper, in the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, the National University of Singapore gave students the privilege of taking home an exam. Though students were informed that...

NTU, NUS expel 2 foreign students for breaking 14-day Covid-19 orders

Singapore -- Two universities here have expelled a foreign student each for not complying with measures to stop the spread of Covid-19. In the latest case on Tuesday (March 10), according to channelnewsasia.com, the Nanyang Technological University expelled an international postgraduate student from its National...

Singapore universities NUS and NTU are top in Asia and 11th best in the world

Singapore's two leading universities—National University of Singapore (NUS) and Nanyang Technological University (NTU)—have done the country proud, after making it as the top two universities in Asia on the latest Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) university rankings. Besides snagging the top spots in the region, both institutions also...

Probation for NUS student who molested woman, victim says she is “disappointed but not surprised” by decision

Singapore—An undergraduate student of the National University of Singapore (NUS) molested a woman on the train. The judge gave him 21 months of supervised probation for his repeated offences of groping women. On Sept 12 last year, Terence Siow Kai Yuan (23) was on the...

Woman crowdfunds for 20K in legal proceedings against NUS

Jeanne Ten has been embroiled in a 14-year legal battle with the National University of Singapore, ever since they denied her Master’s Degree. She was admitted to a Master of Arts (“MA”) degree programme in Architecture in 2002 at the National University of Singapore. But...

NUS and New Creation Church received biggest donations in 2018

Singapore — The National University of Singapore (NUS) and the New Creation Church ranked number 1 and number 2, respectively, for having received the most donations through fundraising for 2018. While NUS received $227 million in donations last year, New Creation Church, which is...

Take a peek at NUS’ new anti-pervert measures

Singapore – In response to public furore over the incident and case handling of NUS student Monica Baey being illegally filmed showering by fellow student Nicholas Lim as well as related on-campus voyuerism cases, the university has now upped its campus security and measures...

Students from SMU get highest pay among local graduates

The graduates of Singapore's youngest university are the top earners in five fields, says the latest survey by the Ministry of Education. Graduates from Singapore Management University outshone graduates from National University of Singapore and Nanyang Technology of University in sectors such as accountancy, information systems management, social sciences, economics and law...