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Tun Haji Abdul Razak bin Dato' Hussein,, (Jawi: عبدالرزاق حسین; b. 11 March 1922 – d. 14 January 1976) was the second Prime Minister of Malaysia, serving from 1970 to 1976.
The ASEAN University Network (AUN) is an Asian university association.
Asia is Earth's largest and most populous continent, located primarily in the Eastern and Northern Hemispheres.
The Association of American Medical Colleges is a not-for-profit organization based in Washington, DC, and established in 1876.
The Association of Commonwealth Universities (ACU) was established in 1913, and has over 500 member institutions in over 50 countries across the Commonwealth.
The Association of Pacific Rim Universities (APRU) is as a consortium of leading research universities located in countries and regions in the Pacific Rim.
The Association of Professional Schools of International Affairs (APSIA) is a non-profit educational organization of the world's leading graduate schools of international affairs, with 36 members around the world.
The Association of Southeast Asian Institutions of Higher Learning (ASAIHL) is a non-governmental organization (NGO) founded in 1956 in Bangkok.
Autonomous university typically refers to a university which exercises independent control over its day-to-day operations and curriculum.
Benjamin Henry Sheares was the second President of Singapore.
Bukit Timah (புக்கித் திமா), often abbreviated as Bt Timah, is a planning area and residential estate located in the westernmost part of the Central Region of Singapore.
The Centre for Quantum Technologies (CQT) in Singapore is a Research Centre of Excellence hosted by the National University of Singapore.
Dato' Seri Chan Sek Keong,,,, (born 5 November 1937) was the third Chief Justice of Singapore, succeeding Chief Justice Yong Pung How on 11 April 2006 and holding office until 6 November 2012.
The Chief Justice of Singapore is the highest post in the judicial system of Singapore.
Communication in small groups is interpersonal communication within groups.
Cornell University is a private and statutory Ivy League research university located in Ithaca, New York.
A credit is the recognition for having taken a course at school or university, used as measure if enough hours have been made for graduation.
Duke University is a private, non-profit, research university located in Durham, North Carolina.
The Duke-NUS Medical School (Duke-NUS) – formerly known as "Duke-NUS Graduate Medical School" – is a collaboration between Duke University, in Durham, North Carolina, United States, and the National University of Singapore, in Singapore.
Edward VII (Albert Edward; 9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and Emperor of India from 22 January 1901 until his death in 1910.
Entrepreneurship is the process of designing, launching and running a new business, which is often initially a small business.
The Federation of Malaya (Persekutuan Tanah Melayu; Jawi: ڤرسكوتوان تانه ملايو) was a federation of 11 states (nine Malay states and two of the British Straits Settlements, Penang and Malacca)See: Cabinet Memorandum by the Secretary of State for the Colonies.
The Georgia Institute of Technology, commonly referred to as Georgia Tech, is a public research university and institute of technology in Atlanta, Georgia.
Gloria Lim BBM (born 1930) is a retired Singaporean mycologist whose research focused on tropical fungi and who built up a fungal repository of regional samples.
Goh Chok Tong (born 20 May 1941;, Wade–Giles: Wu2-tso4-tung4) is a Singaporean politician.
Halimah binti Yacob (Jawi: حليمة بنت يعقوب; born 23 August 1954) is a Singaporean politician who is the current President of Singapore.
The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health (formerly Harvard School of Public Health) is the public health graduate school of Harvard University, located in the Longwood Medical Area of Boston, Massachusetts adjacent Harvard Medical School.
Ho Ching (born March 27, 1953) is the Chief Executive Officer of Temasek Holdings (since 2002).
Hyflux Ltd (Hyflux) is a global environmental solutions company listed on the Singapore Stock Exchange (SGX), with a market capitalisation under SGD 200 million (as at May 2018), and employs over 2,500 staff in Asia Pacific, the Middle East, Africa and the Americas.
The International Alliance of Research Universities (IARU) was launched on 14 January 2006 as a co-operative network of 10 leading, international research-intensive universities who share similar visions for higher education, in particular the education of future leaders.
The International Olympic Committee (IOC; French: Comité International Olympique, CIO) is a Swiss private non-governmental organisation based in Lausanne, Switzerland, which is the authority responsible for the modern Olympic Games.
Sir John Anderson (23 June 1858 – 24 March 1918) was a Scottish colonial administrator, who was once the Governor of Ceylon and Governor of Straits Settlements.
Johns Hopkins University is an American private research university in Baltimore, Maryland.
Kasiviswanathan Shanmugam SC, (Tamil: காசிவிஸ்வநாதன் சண்முகம்; born 26 March 1959), better known as K. Shanmugam, is a Singaporean politician and lawyer.
The Karolinska Institute (KI; Karolinska Institutet; sometimes known as the (Royal) Caroline Institute in English) is a medical university in Solna within the Stockholm urban area of Sweden.
Kent Ridge is the name of a ridge and a neighbourhood located in Pasir Panjang, in the Queenstown Planning Area of Singapore.
Kishore Mahbubani (किशोर महबूबानी (Devanagari); born 24 October 1948) is a Singaporean academic and former diplomat.
Korea University (KU) is a private research university in Seoul, South Korea.
Kuala Lumpur, officially the Federal Territory of Kuala Lumpur (Wilayah Persekutuan Kuala Lumpur), or commonly known as KL, is the national capital of Malaysia as well as its largest city in the country.
Lee Kuan Yew GCMG CH SPMJ (16 September 1923 – 23 March 2015), commonly referred to by his initials LKY, was the first Prime Minister of Singapore, governing for three decades.
The Lee Kuan Yew School of Public Policy is an autonomous postgraduate school of the National University of Singapore (NUS).
A liberal arts college is a college with an emphasis on undergraduate study in the liberal arts and sciences.
Lim Boon Keng OBE (18 October 1868 – 1 January 1957) was a Chinese physician who promoted social and educational reforms in Singapore in the early 20th-century.
The Governor of the Straits Settlements was appointed by the British East India Company until 1867, when the Straits Settlements became a crown colony.
The life sciences or biological sciences comprise the branches of science that involve the scientific study of life and organisms – such as microorganisms, plants, and animals including human beings – as well as related considerations like bioethics.
This is a list of universities in Singapore.
The London School of Hygiene & Tropical Medicine (informally the LSHTM) is a public research university on Keppel Street, Bloomsbury, Camden, London, and specialised in public health and tropical medicine and a constituent college of the University of London.
Tun Dr. Mahathir bin Mohamad (Jawi:محضير بن محمد; IPA:; born 10 July 1925) is a Malaysian politician currently serving as the Prime Minister of Malaysia for the second time.
Margaret Chan Fung Fu-chun,, JP (born August 21, 1947) is a Chinese-Canadian physician, who served as the Director-General of the World Health Organization (WHO) delegating the People's Republic of China for 2006–2017.
A medical college or medical association is a trade association that brings together practitioners of a particular geographical area (a country, region, province).
A medical school is a tertiary educational institution —or part of such an institution— that teaches medicine, and awards a professional degree for physicians and surgeons.
Medical Science Educator is a peer-reviewed journal that focuses on teaching the sciences that are fundamental to modern medicine and health.
Min-Liang Tan is a Singaporean entrepreneur.
The Nanyang Technological University (Abbreviation: NTU) is an autonomous research university in Singapore.
Nanyang University (abbreviated Nantah, 南大) was a university in Singapore from 1956 to 1980.
The National University Hospital (Abbreviation: NUH) was established in 1985 and it serves as a tertiary hospital, clinical training centre and research centre for the medical and dental faculties of the National University of Singapore (NUS).
The National University of Singapore Faculty of Law (NUS Law) is Singapore's oldest and largest law school.
Dr Ng Eng Hen (born 10 December 1958) is a Singaporean politician.
Ng Ser Miang, (born 6 April 1949) is a Singaporean athlete, entrepreneur, and diplomat.
The NUS (National University of Singapore) High School of Math and Science is a specialized independent high school in Singapore offering a six-year Integrated Programme (IP) leading to the NUS High School Diploma.
Olivia Lum Ooi Lin is a Singaporean businesswoman.
Outram is a planning area located within the Central Area of the Central Region of Singapore.
The Peabody Institute of The Johns Hopkins University (JHU) is a conservatory and university-preparatory school in the Mount Vernon-Belvedere neighborhood of northern Baltimore, Maryland, United States, facing the landmark Washington Monument circle at the southeast corner of North Charles and East Monument Streets (also known as intersection of Mount Vernon Place and Washington Place).
Peking University (abbreviated PKU or Beida; Chinese: 北京大学, pinyin: běi jīng dà xué) is a major Chinese research university located in Beijing and a member of the C9 League.
Pericles Lewis, Professor of comparative literature at Yale University, was the founding President of Yale-NUS College, a liberal arts college in Singapore that is jointly governed by Yale and the National University of Singapore.
Noel Philip Yeo Liat Kok (Chinese: 杨烈国; born 1946), DUNU (First Class), is a Singaporean bureaucrat.
QS World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by Quacquarelli Symonds (QS).
Quacquarelli Symonds (QS) is a British company specialising in education.
Tan Sri Dato' Seri Utama Dr. Rais bin Yatim (born 15 April 1942) is a Malaysian politician.
Razer Inc. (stylized as RΛZΞR), is a global gaming hardware manufacturing company established in 2005 by Singaporean entrepreneur Min-Liang Tan and Robert Krakoff, after securing huge investment from Hong Kong tycoon Li Ka-shing and Singapore's Temasek Holdings.
A research university is a university that expects all its tenured and tenure-track faculty to continuously engage in research, as opposed to merely requiring it as a condition of an initial appointment or tenure.
Sir Richard Olaf Winstedt (2 August 1878 – 2 June 1966), or more commonly R. O. Winstedt, was an English Orientalist and colonial administrator with expertise in British Malaya.
S* (pronounced "S Star") is the diminutive for the S* Life Science Informatics Alliance, a collaboration between seven universities and the Karolinska Institutet of Sweden, and its course, the S-Star Bioinformatics Online course.
Shunmugam Jayakumar (born 12 August 1939), often known as S. Jayakumar, is a former Singaporean politician, lawyer and diplomat.
Sellapan Ramanathan (3 July 1924 – 22 August 2016),.
S³ Asia MBA (also written as S3 Asia MBA or simply Asia MBA) is a selective dual degree, tri-city, tri-university global MBA program.
Singapore, officially the Republic of Singapore, is a sovereign city-state and island country in Southeast Asia.
Singapore Exchange Limited (SGX) is an investment holding company located in Singapore and provides different services related to securities and derivatives trading and others.
The Singapore Institute of Technology (or SIT/Singaporetech;The university itself spells its short form as "Singaporetech"; as used in their social media account such as Twitter, Instagram and the university's home webpage and is also occasionally referred to as "SIT" in short. abbreviation: SIT) is an autonomous university in Singapore.
The Singapore Management University (Abbreviation: SMU) is an autonomous university in Singapore.
The Singapore Tourism Board (Abbreviation: STB; Malay: Lembaga Pelancongan Singapura) is a statutory board under the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore, tasked to promote the country's tourism industry.
The Singapore University of Social Sciences (Abbreviation: SUSS) is an autonomous university in Singapore.
The Singapore University of Technology and Design (SUTD) is the fourth autonomous university to be established in Singapore.
The Standards, Productivity and Innovation Board,(Abbreviation: SPRING Singapore) was a statutory board under the Ministry of Trade and Industry of Singapore.
The Straits dollar was the currency of the Straits Settlements from 1898 until 1939.
Su Guaning is a Singaporean academic and the President Emeritus of Nanyang Technological University (NTU).
Sundaresh Menon, (born 1962), is the Chief Justice of Singapore and a former Attorney-General.
Tan Eng Chye) is the 5th and current President of the National University of Singapore (NUS), serving since January 2018. Previously he was Deputy President (Academic Affairs) and Provost at NUS.
Teck-Hua Ho is a Singaporean academic and the Tan Chin Tuan Centennial Professor at the National University of Singapore (NUS).
Temasek Holdings Private Limited (abbreviated as Temasek) is a state-owned holding company that can be characterized as a national wealth fund owned by the Government of Singapore.
Times Higher Education (THE), formerly The Times Higher Education Supplement (THES), is a weekly magazine based in London, reporting specifically on news and issues related to higher education.
Times Higher Education World University Rankings is an annual publication of university rankings by ''Times Higher Education (THE)'' magazine.
Tissue engineering is the use of a combination of cells, engineering and materials methods, and suitable biochemical and physicochemical factors to improve or replace biological tissues.
Tommy Koh Thong Bee (born 12 November 1937),,, is a Singaporean international lawyer, professor, and diplomat.
Tony Tan Keng Yam was the seventh President of Singapore, holding office from 2011 to 2017 after winning the Singaporean presidential election, 2011.
A tutorial is a method of transferring knowledge and may be used as a part of a learning process.
The UCLA-NUS Executive MBA (EMBA) program is a management education program developed jointly by the University of California, Los Angeles (Anderson) and the NUS Business School, National University of Singapore.
The United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is one of the six principal organs of the United Nations, charged with the maintenance of international peace and security as well as accepting new members to the United Nations and approving any changes to its United Nations Charter.
Universitas 21 (U21) is a network of research-intensive universities.
The University of Hong Kong (often abbreviated as HKU) is a public research university located in Pokfulam, Hong Kong.
The University of Malaya (UM; Universiti Malaya) is a public research university located in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia.
The University of Michigan School of Public Health is one of the professional graduate schools of the University of Michigan.
The University of Virginia (U.Va. or UVA), frequently referred to simply as Virginia, is a public research university and the flagship for the Commonwealth of Virginia.
An urban area is a human settlement with high population density and infrastructure of built environment.
Wang Gungwu, (born 9 October 1930) is an Australian historian of overseas Chinese descent.
The World Health Organization (WHO; French: Organisation mondiale de la santé) is a specialized agency of the United Nations that is concerned with international public health.
Yale University is an American private Ivy League research university in New Haven, Connecticut.
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