National University of Singapore (Singapore)

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Outgoing University of Sydney Elective students to NUS Singapore

Number of places: Up to six University of Sydney students will be nominated to represent the Faculty under this scheme.

Institution: The National University of Singapore is a prestigious university ranked number 26 in the world in the Times Higher Rankings for 2013.

Language: English and Mandarin Chinese are the major languages in Singapore. You will have no difficulty in working entirely in English for this placement.

Duration: These placements are four to eight weeks in duration.

Other: Students will be responsible for their own travel, accommodation and living expenses and arrangements.

Applying: Please consult these pages for details on applying for a placement and scholarship support.

Resources: Our resources pages provide some valuable material on your health and safety and on some of the medical conditions and environments you may come across while on placement.

For further enquiries contact us.

Incoming NUS medical students to University of Sydney

Students from NUS will be selected to spend 4-8 weeks at one of the main teaching hospitals of the University of Sydney.

It is suggested that interested students from NUS should browse through the following websites to become familiar with the City of Sydney and the Sydney Medical School.

Information about Australia’s Health can be found at

We also have some Impressions from students of their experiences in Sydney.

Information, advice and support for international students may be found on the International Student Office site.

For further information about both types of placements, contact:
Ms Lee Li Li