Young and research-intensive, Nanyang Technological University (NTU) is the fastest-rising Asian university in the world’s top 50.
The university provides a high-quality global education to about 33,000 undergraduate and postgraduate students. The student body includes top scholars and international olympiad medallists from the region and beyond. Hailing from more than 70 countries, the university’s 3,800-strong teaching and research staff bring dynamic international perspectives and years of solid industry experience. NTU has five colleges, one of which is solely focused on interdisciplinary graduate research.
In the QS World University Rankings 2013, NTU is ranked 41st in the world, and it has been consistently ranked within the top 1% of universities globally (73rd in 2009; 74th in 2010; 58th in 2011, 47th in 2012).
In February 2010, NTU was globally ranked 8th out of 1,084 institutions that had attracted the highest total citations to their papers published in Thomson Reuters-indexed engineering journals, with 5,912 papers cited a total of 28,516 times.
NTU’s Wee Kim Wee School of Communication and Information (WKWSCI) is an Asia-focused media school that offers quality undergraduate and graduate communication and information degree programmes, and generates empirical and humanistic analyses of communication topics and policy issues important to Singapore and the region.
WKWSCI has established and maintained an international network of educators, researchers, and info-comm professionals through collaborative projects, conferences and other exchanges.