The National University of Singapore (NUS) is a multi-campus university of global standing, with distinctive strengths in education and research and an entrepreneurial dimension. It offers a comprehensive range of disciplines ranging from architecture to medicine to music.
The NUS mission comprises three mutually reinforcing thrusts: quality education, high impact research and service to country and society.
NUS strives to provide a balanced, high quality education that nurtures the spirit of inquiry and initiative, and which allows students to realise their aspirations and potential. Graduates from NUS will have the skills and qualities to succeed in the globalised economy, and as individuals and valued members of society.
At NUS, knowledge is advanced by a diverse community with passion for learning and discovery at the forefront of ideas. By providing an exciting research environment, we will encourage scholarship at the highest levels.
As a national university, we will foster innovation and the spirit of enterprise, and apply knowledge towards social, economic and national development, for the betterment of society.
The Division of Environmental Science & Engineering (ESE) has built up a comprehensive research infrastructure with an impressive array of facilities for conducting cutting-edge research and strives to provide graduate students with facilities and an environment that is conducive for creative and dynamic research.
Our graduate programmes lead to the degrees of Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) and Master of Engineering (M.Eng.) which are research based degrees with the objective of preparing graduates to assume careers in research, teaching and leadership roles in the knowledge-based environment.
Graduate students have the opportunity to work closely with faculty members on a wide variety of exciting research and development projects. Excellent opportunities are available for students to be immersed in a vibrant research-intensive environment. ESE has research scholarships available to deserving candidates who wish to pursue a research degree.