In a groundbreaking achievement, the National University of Singapore (NUS) has soared to the 8th spot in the prestigious QS World University Rankings and first place in Asia. This remarkable feat not only solidifies NUS as one of the leading academic institutions in the world but also highlights the holistic approach to education and student development embraced by Singapore.
Beyond Grades: Learning for Life
NUS Professor, TAN Eng Chye shares that NUS is committed to “providing a world-class, and interdisciplinary education to nurture agile and resilient graduates with diverse skills and knowledge for an ever-changing world.”
In the Singapore education system, true success goes beyond test scores even while academic excellence remains crucial. Singapore is committed to providing a balanced education that equips students with the necessary skills to excel, not just academically, but in all aspects of life.
A Holistic Education at SSIS
At SSIS, we believe that personal growth and the cultivation of 21st-century skills are just as important as academic achievements. That is why our curriculum and programmes are designed to find that delicate balance between rigorous learning and fostering critical thinking, communication, collaboration, and leadership skills. From classroom learning to after-school activities, students are immersed in a holistic learning environment that prepares them for the challenges of the real world.
Staying Ahead of the Curve: Adapting to Changing Needs
In the ever-evolving landscape of education, SSIS remains at the forefront by constantly re-evaluating our programmes to meet the needs of our diverse and evolving student body. We are dedicated to providing high-quality education that not only imparts knowledge but also nurtures a global mindset. Our commitment to excellence is reflected in our annual enhancements to our curriculum, programmes, as well as our initiatives to offer multiple pathways of excellence for our students to achieve their goals.
Looking Towards the Future
As we gear up to a new academic year, our Core Leadership Team is excited to embark on fresh initiatives that will further enhance the student experience. We aim to continue our tradition of empowering students to become well-rounded individuals who are equipped to tackle the challenges of the future.
We send our heartiest congratulations to NUS and wish all students a fantastic summer break, as we look forward to another year filled with learning, growth, and success. Together, let us march ONWARD AS ONE, embracing the limitless possibilities that lie ahead.
The full results of the QS World University Rankings 2024 are available at: https://www.topuniversities.com.