Curriculum

  • Common Curriculum

    At the heart of every student’s education is a program of coursework known as the Common Curriculum. Centered on the most fundamental questions in the liberal arts and science, it will offer students some understanding of the natural world, human psyche and social life, literature, the arts and history, and philosophical and mathematical thought.

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  • Majors

    Each major provides systematic training in a specific academic discipline or interdisciplinary area, and is designed to give students ample scope and flexibility to explore their interest in a chosen area of knowledge, while providing direction and depth to their studies.

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Newsroom

  • August 1, 2017
  • 1 August 2017: Yale-NUS residential staff play ...
  • By Daryl Yang | Images provided by Aleithia Low A unique aspect of the Yale-NUS College education is the close-knit residential community. Students stay on campus for all four y...

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  • July 25, 2017
  • 25 July 2017: Remembering the yesteryears, Yale...
  • By Daryl Yang | Images provided by Sean Cham Sean Cham (third from left) together with friends at his photobook launch During the Singapore Art Book Fair 2017 held in April 2017...

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  • July 14, 2017
  • 14 July 2017: Bringing food and culture from ho...
  • By Wen Kin Lim | Image by Yasunari Watanabe Inside the warm and bustling kitchen of the Cendana College Buttery, members of the Yale-NUS College community were busy preparing cl...

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  • June 27, 2017
  • 27 June 2017: Urban Studies Class Explores Comm...
  • By Daryl Yang | Image as credited Image by Rene Schwietzke via Flickr. For the past few months, Lim Se Ern (Class of 2018) has spent time in the Clementi neighbourhood conductin...

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  • June 23, 2017
  • 23 June 2017: Professor by day, teammate by nig...
  • By Daryl Yang | Images provided by Asst Prof Jessica Hanser, Aleithia Low and Weave for Yale-NUS College Every Wednesday evening, Assistant Professor of Humanities (History) Jes...

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  • June 20, 2017
  • 20 June 2017: Yale-NUS welcomes esteemed econom...
  • By Daryl Yang | Image by Aleithia Low As Yale-NUS College enters its fifth year, it is not only the pioneer class that will leave the college grounds. Some pioneering leaders of...

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